Off-Shore Cruising: PumpJack on Water
CruiseyT: Pride Party Cruise
A Pride boat cruise for men into leather, denim, bears, otters and cubs. Cruise director Nicki Ravange oversees three decks, go-go sailors, DJs Nick Bertossi and Jay Douglas and a dark and sexy bottom deck. Boarding 4pm, cruise 5–8pm; embarks from Queen of Diamonds, 750 Paciﬁc Blvd. Tickets $50 (includes food service) at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St; PumpJack Pub, 1167 Davie St; and vancouvercruises.com.
Enjoy Pride on the MV Princess with DJ Adam Dreaddy, performers Raye Sunshine and Kitty and scenery that will take your breath away — both onboard and off. Boarding 4pm at Harbour Cruises, 501 Denman St; cruise 5–9pm. Tickets $55 advance, meal included, at cruiseyt.com and Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St.
The Vancouver Men’s Chorus, in conjunction with the Queer Arts Festival, wants you to sing your way through Pride at the Big Gay Sing, where hosts Jamie Foster and Mok Escueta will have you dancing and singing along to their favourite gay anthems. 7:30pm. Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews. $20 advance at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St, or vancouvermenschorus.ca.
CruiseyT: Pride Go-Go Cruise
Pride Youth Dance
Party overlooking English Bay, just steps from the Pride parade and festival, at this co-presentation from the Vancouver Pride Society and Crema Productions. DJs T, Delux, Kasey Riot and Kasha Kennedy will keep the Boathouse rocking into the night. 4pm–1am. The Boathouse, 1795 Beach Ave. Tickets $25 at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St, or vancouverpride.ca. cremaproductions.com
You know a company knows how to provide fun when it has two sold-out cruises in one day. DJs Zach Shore and the Perry Twins and performers Joan-E and Carlotta Gurl will keep you entertained on all levels of the MV Britannia. Boarding at 5pm at Harbour Cruises, 501 Denman St; cruise 6–10pm. Tickets $60, meal included, at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St and cruiseyt.com.
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Big Gay Sing
The Vancouver Pride Society and GAB Youth present a night of clean, safe dancing and fun for youth 25 and under (valid photo ID required). 8pm– midnight. West End Community Centre, 870 Denman St. Entry by donation, with proceeds going to GAB Youth programs. vancouverpride.ca
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