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Wednesday, 7 December, 2022

QueerSpiritChurch

6:00 for 6:30pm
QueerSpiritChurch Service
Come and worship as a queer community. All genders and sexual orientations are welcome to experience God's enudring love through song, story, and sacrament. We follow the example of the liberating Gospel of Jesus that seeks to build communities that proclaim social justice for all.
To keep up to date, join the Facebook group
At: 1300 Oxford Street - the front door of the big stone church

EastCoastQueers

6:30 to 11 p.m.
EastCoastQueers - Trivia Night at Brightwood Brewery (35 Portland Street)
Doors open at 6:30 pm, trivia from 7 to 9 (approximately) - attendees are welcome to stay and socialize until 11.
Price is $5 per seat, sold as tables. Space is limited, advance purchase is required. Choose from the available seating options listed. Table location will be assigned on the night of the event. Tickets available for purchase online.
This is a 19+ 2SLGBTQIA+ event, however all walks of life and identities are welcome.

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9 to 11:30 p.m.
Call Me Mother Viewing Party - Episode 7 at Niche (1645 Granville St)
Join X and Rachael Lush for another episode of Call Me Mother Season 2, featuring special guest, Jessie Précieuse!!
Schedule:
* 9:00pm - Doors open, Meet and Greet
* 9:30pm - 10:00pm - Performances from X, Rachael Lush and Jessie Précieuse
* 10:00pm - 11:30pm - Live episode viewing
Tickets are $15.

Thursday, 8 December, 2022

HalifaxGayMensChorus

6:30 p.m.
Don We Now Our Gay Apparel 2022 at St. Andrews United (6036 Coburg Road)
HalifaxGayMensChorus presents Songs for a Winter’s Night. Songs for a Winter’s Night features beloved classic and contemporary music from international artists including Barbara Streisand, Dolly Parton, Sara Bareilles, Robbie Smith, Eric Whitacre and Gordon Lightfoot – all that with a good serving of HalifaxGayMensChorus flavour.
Tickets are $50.00 for Patrons (Patrons will receive a $25 charitable receipt and will have assigned seating); $25.00 General Admission; and $15.00 for Students, Seniors, and Under-waged. Tickets are available from: https://www.hgmc.ca
All performances are at 7:30 pm (with doors opening at 6:30 pm).

EastCoastQueers

6:30 to 11 p.m.
EastCoastQueers - Trivia Night at HopYard (2103 Gottingen)
Doors open at 6:30 pm, trivia from 7 to 9 (approximately) - attendees are welcome to stay and socialize until 11.
Price is $5 per seat, sold as tables. Space is limited, advance purchase is required. Choose from the available seating options listed. Table location will be assigned on the night of the event. Tickets available for purchase online.
This is a 19+ 2SLGBTQIA+ event, however all walks of life and identities are welcome.

Friday, 9 December, 2022

HalifaxGayMensChorus

6:30 p.m.
Don We Now Our Gay Apparel 2022 at St. Andrews United (6036 Coburg Road)
HalifaxGayMensChorus presents Songs for a Winter’s Night. Songs for a Winter’s Night features beloved classic and contemporary music from international artists including Barbara Streisand, Dolly Parton, Sara Bareilles, Robbie Smith, Eric Whitacre and Gordon Lightfoot – all that with a good serving of HalifaxGayMensChorus flavour.
Tickets are $50.00 for Patrons (Patrons will receive a $25 charitable receipt and will have assigned seating); $25.00 General Admission; and $15.00 for Students, Seniors, and Under-waged. Tickets are available from: https://www.hgmc.ca
All performances are at 7:30 pm (with doors opening at 6:30 pm).
8:30 p.m.
Underground Love Affair Presents: H0L1DAY H0-D0WN Leather and Harness Party at Seahorse (2037 Gottingen St)
Underground Love Affair returns to Seahorse just in time for the ho-ho-ho-iest season of the year. Whose bed have our moon boots been under? You'll have to saddle up and beam down Dec 9th to find out!
Join us for "H0L1DAY H0-D0WN", a 5-hour space cowboy inspired spectacle featuring some of the best queer Djs and drag performers in the city, a special live musical performance by Shrimp Ring, a bumping sound system and lightshow and a live holiday kink market on site for all your harness and leather and chaps needs.
Doors open at 8:30, music starts at 9. More info on Facebook.

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9 to 11 p.m.
Home for the Holi-gays at IndulgeNightclub
A Holiday drag show hosted by Sara Tonin. Come warm up with a few of Halifax’s finest performera!
Tickets are $17.99

Saturday, 10 December, 2022

HalifaxGayMensChorus

6:30 p.m.
Don We Now Our Gay Apparel 2022 at St. Andrews United (6036 Coburg Road)
HalifaxGayMensChorus presents Songs for a Winter’s Night. Songs for a Winter’s Night features beloved classic and contemporary music from international artists including Barbara Streisand, Dolly Parton, Sara Bareilles, Robbie Smith, Eric Whitacre and Gordon Lightfoot – all that with a good serving of HalifaxGayMensChorus flavour.
Tickets are $50.00 for Patrons (Patrons will receive a $25 charitable receipt and will have assigned seating); $25.00 General Admission; and $15.00 for Students, Seniors, and Under-waged. Tickets are available from: https://www.hgmc.ca
All performances are at 7:30 pm (with doors opening at 6:30 pm).

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7:30 p.m.
The Holi-Slay Show at Staggers Pub (26 Portland St, Dartmouth)
A Holiday Drag show hosted by ElleNoir and Anna Mona-Pia. This event features some of Halifax's favourite drag performers Steph Peaks, Rhea Listique, Khel Bossa, Anita Landback, Rouge Fatale and Richard Rockhard
Cover: $20, doors @7:30pm Show @8pm

Sunday, 11 December, 2022

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1 p.m.
Drag Brunch Ceilidh: Holiday Edition at Old Triangle (5136 Prince St)
This brunch will feature some of Halifax’s best drag artists for a fun, PG-13, day of drag! Come spend your Sunday with us at the Old Triangle!
Tickets are $20 (+ fee)

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

IndulgeNightclub

9 p.m. to 2 a .m.
Club Q Fundraiser at IndulgeNightclub
When one of us hurts, we all hurt together. Please join us at Indulge as we come together in love and unity. All tips from performers, bartenders, staff, all door cover and donations are given 100% directly to the GoFundMe "Support for the Club Q Families and Survivors." Featuring performances by ShaylaShenanigans and guests with music by DJ Hedfones.
Cover: $10. More info on Instagram.

Tuesday, 13 December, 2022

EastCoastQueers

7 to 9 p.m.
EastCoastQueers presents Weekly Music Bingo at Fairview Freeman's (3671 Dutch Village Rd)
Join EastCoastQueers every Tuesday evening at Freeman's in Fairview for an evening where music meets Bingo in a queer-friendly space. Music. Bingo. Prizes!
This is a queer-friendly space, but this event is open to everyone.
FREE TO PLAY. No ticket is required to attend, but you're encouraged to reserve a table at Freeman's Fairview by calling 902-445-5256. More info online.

Wednesday, 14 December, 2022

7 PM - 9 PM
A women-only, M to F Transgender support group
M to F transgender women, 25 years old and up welcome.
Where: 15 Langbrae Dr. condo Common Room, Halifax, NS.
DRESS: What's comfortable for you
For more info, contact Stephanie on Facebook or by email.

Friday, 16 December, 2022

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9 to 11 p.m.
Serving at the Seaport (Garrison Brewing, 1149 Marginal Road)
Grab your friends and head down to the Garrison Seaport for a night of phenominal drag! Hosted by Racheal Lush and Bria Trixx. Performances by Zara Matrix, Heckella Jeckyll, Steph Peaks, and Call Me Mother's Mya Foxx. With special guest Anita Landback!
Advance tickets are $20+ taxes/fees.

Saturday, 17 December, 2022

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Noon to 3 p.m.
Buck Ugly's Christmas Spectacular (5287 Prince Street) Join Zara Matrix as she hosts this incredible event filled with holiday cheer. An afternoon with performances from Halifax's best drag performers, paired with the amazing food and beverage menu from Buck Ugly's!
Doors open at noon, with performance starting at 1 p.m. Tickets are $15.

Sunday, 18 December, 2022

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Noon to 3 p.m.
Julep Jingle Brunch at Julep Kitchen & Cocktails (1684 Barrington St)
Join Brook Rivers and Trinity Fox with special guest, Anna Mona Pia, Joe Mama, Steph Peaks and Richard Rockhard for some holiday drag classics, and a few new ones. It's a perfect way to get you in the holiday mood.
Open to all ages. Brunch menu available to order separately
Tickets sold as Tables.

ProudAnglicans

4:30pm
ProudAnglicans presents: Worship With Pride Eucharist
Worship with PRIDE invites you to a regular Anglican Service... with pride!
We are a community that seeks to be a safe and inclusive faith community for people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, marital status, family configuration, abilities, ages, races, ethnicities, faiths, and socio-economic circumstances, who will be encouraged to participate fully in all aspects of the life and work of our loving ministry, thereby enriching us all. So all are welcome.
In Person: come to St Mark's, The Hydrostone Church, at Russel & Gottingen Streets. All welcome, just walk in. There'll be someone to greet you. Prevailing COVID precautions will be in place.
Via Facebook stream: visit https://www.facebook.com/proudnspei a few minutes before the event

Tuesday, 20 December, 2022

MonthlyCommunityDinner

6:30pm
LGBT Monthly Community Dinner
The third Tuesday of each month
Come and join some senior members of the local LGBT scene for a meal, a chat and a laugh. Bring a friend or two. Community Dinners alternate each month between Halifax and Dartmouth.
To be notified of the dinners and locations, email the organizer at terry.parker@yahoo.ca
Location: changes each month

Friday, 6 January, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 8 January, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

Friday, 3 February, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 12 February, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

Friday, 3 March, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 12 March, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

Thursday, 23 March, 2023

LooseEndsCurling

All Day
🥌 LooseEndsCurling's Bluenose Bonspiel & Canadian Pride Curling Championships at Mayflower Curling Club
More details online.

Friday, 24 March, 2023

LooseEndsCurling

All Day
🥌 LooseEndsCurling's Bluenose Bonspiel & Canadian Pride Curling Championships at Mayflower Curling Club
More details online.

Saturday, 25 March, 2023

LooseEndsCurling

All Day
🥌 LooseEndsCurling's Bluenose Bonspiel & Canadian Pride Curling Championships at Mayflower Curling Club
More details online.

Sunday, 26 March, 2023

LooseEndsCurling

All Day
🥌 LooseEndsCurling's Bluenose Bonspiel & Canadian Pride Curling Championships at Mayflower Curling Club
More details online.

Friday, 7 April, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 9 April, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.
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Friday, 5 May, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 14 May, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

Friday, 19 May, 2023

Unison_Festival

All Day
2023 Unison Festival
Particulars will be listed here closer to the date

Saturday, 20 May, 2023

Unison_Festival

All Day
2023 Unison Festival
Particulars will be listed here closer to the date

Sunday, 21 May, 2023

Unison_Festival

All Day
2023 Unison Festival
Particulars will be listed here closer to the date

Monday, 22 May, 2023

Unison_Festival

All Day
2023 Unison Festival
Particulars will be listed here closer to the date

Friday, 2 June, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 11 June, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

Saturday, 17 June, 2023

7:30 to 10 p.m.
Considering Matthew Shepard at St. Andrew's United (6036 Coburg Rd)
The Halifax Camerata Singers' season will conclude with two performances of the transformational artistic response to anti-gay hate crime, Considering Matthew Shepard, (postponed due to Covid 19 from Camerata’s , 2021 season). The program features guest orchestral musicians, and is composed by Michael Dennis Brown, Lesléa Newman and Craig Hella Johnson.
Tickets range between $25 and $40 available online.

Sunday, 18 June, 2023

4 to 6:30 p.m.
Considering Matthew Shepard at St. Andrew's United (6036 Coburg Rd)
The Halifax Camerata Singers' season will conclude with two performances of the transformational artistic response to anti-gay hate crime, Considering Matthew Shepard, (postponed due to Covid 19 from Camerata’s , 2021 season). The program features guest orchestral musicians, and is composed by Michael Dennis Brown, Lesléa Newman and Craig Hella Johnson.
Tickets range between $25 and $40 available online.

Friday, 7 July, 2023

FirstFridayFae

5 to 7 p.m.
FirstFridayFae Gay Mens Happy Hour
at: The Local (2037 Göttingen)
Notes: Please refrain from wearing scented products in respect for those with sensitivities. • If you know others that would like to attend, invite them. • First Friday Fae was created as an event for gay men only and remains as such. This is our once-per-month delight in getting together with our gay brothers. Just as we respect women-only spaces, please respect ours.
For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, see: FirstFridayFae.

Sunday, 9 July, 2023

ElderBerries

2:00 - 4:30pm
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon
Education, pot luck lunch & social time for Q folk over 50 and friends. Usually face to face in Halifax.
Click here for more information
To be placed on our mailing list, email us.

Thursday, 20 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Friday, 21 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Saturday, 22 July, 2023

PrideFestival

HalifaxPride 2023

Time TBC
HalifaxPride Parade

Sunday, 23 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Monday, 24 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Tuesday, 25 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Wednesday, 26 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Thursday, 27 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Friday, 28 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Saturday, 29 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Sunday, 30 July, 2023

PrideFestival

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Regular Events

The Queer Week Starts On Friday

Fridays

(no events currently)

Saturdays

Sundays

9 a.m.
BedfordUnitedChurch (1200 Bedford Highway) - We are an Affirming Congregation and welcome everyone. Services at 9 am (Casual & Contemporary) and 11 am (Quieter & Traditional). For more info, call 835-8497.
10.30 a.m.
UniversalistUnitarianChurch: Lay-led service. We are a Welcoming Congregation, aiming to help each person in their search for truth and meaning.
10.30 to 11.30 a.m.
Halifax Friends Meeting (Quakers) - Quakerism emphasizes that we all manifest the Divine. Services are held at Atlantic School of Theology Library (640 Franklyn Street). Please use the car port entrance.

ElderBerries

Second Sunday of the month
ElderBerries Second Sunday Salon Elderberries is a social and activism group for LGBT folks over 50. All are welcome at all the events. To be notified of events, get on our mailing list or join the Facebook group. There's more information here: ElderBerries

Mondays

7:30 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous, Halifax: LiveAndLetLive Alcoholics Anonymous Group for LGBT* community. Meetings are held at St Matthews Church (1479 Barrington St, Halifax). Use the stairs down to the *right* (south) of the church.

Tuesdays

MonthlyCommunityDinner

6:30pm
LGBT Monthly Community Dinner
The third Tuesday of each month
Come and join some senior members of the local LGBT scene for a meal, a chat and a laugh. Bring a friend or two. Community Dinners alternate each month between Halifax and Dartmouth.
To be notified of the dinners and locations, email the organizer at terry.parker@yahoo.ca
Location: changes each month

Wednesdays

4 p.m.
First Wednesday of the month
Trans Youth Under 12
We will use resources from the Trevor Project to explore gender identity and coming out. Coming out isn’t always easy. After thinking it through, you may decide not to come out. You are valid and deserve support no matter who you do or do not share your identities with. Remember, there isn’t one right way to come out, and it’s YOUR choice.
4 p.m.
Second Wednesday of the month
Girl Talk: A social space for Transgender Women and Trans-Femme Folx
4 p.m.
Third Wednesday of the month
Trans Teens
We will use resources from the Trevor Project to explore gender identity and coming out. Coming out isn’t always easy. After thinking it through, you may decide not to come out. You are valid and deserve support no matter who you do or do not share your identities with. Remember, there isn’t one right way to come out, and it’s YOUR choice.

Thursdays