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Hershe Bar This women’s after-party features DJs Sinna-G, Ricki Rocket, Jenna, Kasey Riot and Miss M. 9pm–3am. Harbour and Prive (neighbouring clubs/ one big party), 750 Paciﬁc Blvd. Advance tickets $30 or $108 for Flygirl’s all-access weekend pass available at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St; Kokopelli Salon, 2052 Commercial Dr; and ﬂygirlproductions.com.
Truckerdisco Pride Featuring Italy’s Hard Ton (described as equal parts Sylvester, Divine and Leigh Bowery) and Two Dudes in Love (San Fran), with nu-disco maestro Futurewife (Seattle) and Vancouver’s own Tafﬁ Louis. 9pm–2:30am. Electric Owl, 928 Main St. $15 advance at bit.ly/tdpride2014; $20 and up at door. truckerdisco.com
Pride 2014 Dance Party The party continues, with DJs Drew and Mike Bauer and the Divas’ Pride Show, featuring Willie Taylor and guests Mandy Kamp and Carlotta Gurl. Doors 9pm, show 10:45pm, open until 4am. Junction Pub, 1138 Davie St. $15. junctionpub.com
Hustla Pride Gangbang A drag queen rap battle featuring dumpster twins Peach Cobblah and Jane Smoker and BambiBot and Lady Jem, with Celestial Seasons as the drag referee. DJs Jef Leppard and That’s So Raven round out the entertainment. 9pm. The Cobalt, 917 Main St. Tickets $17 at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St, and Red Cat Records, 4332 Main St.
Bearracuda Bearracuda is back for a fourth year at Vancouver Pride with DJ Steve Sherwood (San Fran), who returns after a two-year
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absence. Kicking off the main room sounds is DJ Nick Bertossi. Doors 9pm. Club 560, 560 Seymour St. Limited $40 tickets at door; $30 advance at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St, or bearracuda.com.
Princess Superstar Pride Closing Party Blow Pony PDX and Fortune Sound present Princess Superstar and Double Duchess, with guests Airick X, G-Luve, Werk Out Palace and Brain Candy Shop. Say goodbye to Pride with host Junita Twerk. 9pm–2am. Fortune Sound Club, 147 E Pender St. $20–25 advance at Little Sister’s, 1238 Davie St; Red Cat Records, 4332 Main St; and fortunesoundclub. electrostub.com.
Rapture Victory Part of TFD Rapture Pride, featuring Paulo & Jackinsky, Shokra, Cassandra, Courtney Act, Rhea Litre and Del Stamp. 10pm. Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St. $50–65 at ticketmaster.com.
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