premieres by Lloyd Burritt and Ben Schuman. 7:30–9:30pm. Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews. $30, $15 youth, seniors, unemployed; tickets available at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St, queerartsfestival.com or 30 minutes prior to show at box ofﬁce. queerartsfestival.com
Leather Den for Men The Vancouver Men in Leather host a monthly social and play party the ﬁrst Friday of every month, with a play space, slings and men both in and out of their leather. 8pm. Club 8x6, 1775 Haro St. Members $10, nonmembers $15. meninleather. homestead.com
Queer As Funk
Papa Party World Tour — The Imperial, Fri, Aug 1
Vancouver’s own queer soul/ Motown/funk band joins the handsomest butch choir in the city, Leadfoot, onstage, with DJ Slade Macdoog. 8:30pm. WISE Hall, 1882 Adanac St. $25 at brownpapertickets.com. queerasfunk.com
Funktion Friday Pride DJ Drew spins house, top 40, hip hop, R&B, mashups, retro and more. 9pm–4am. Junction Pub, 1138 Davie St. $10. junctionpub.com
Papa Party World Tour Big Roger presents Tel Aviv’s Eliad Cohen, making his Vancouver debut with his Papa World Tour. Featuring Papa resident DJ Suri (Spain). 9pm doors. The Imperial, 319 Main St. Tickets $40–60 at showclix.com and Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St. bigrogerevents.com
Celebrities Pride Ball This year’s ball features Australian DJ Hook N Sling, who has played at Pacha, Space Ibiza and Global Gathering. 9pm–3am. Celebrities, 1022 Davie St. Advance tickets $25 at thisispride.ca.
XTRA’S ULTIMATE PRIDE GUIDE — VANCOUVER 2014
The definitive guide to Vancouver Pride and more, from July 17 to Aug 9.