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has many layers. This is the year to talk about how we’re at our best when we invite differences and when we make space. 2017 is Pride’s year of … plus community, plus diversity, plus conversation, plus art, plus family, plus politics, plus our history, plus the future. Each and every one of us adds something unique and special to Pride, continuing the celebration of life, liberty, and identity of our diverse queer and trans communities! This year marks the 37th annual Pride festival in Toronto and our second Pride Month. We are thrilled to be hosting 25 days of exciting programming and hearing from a variety of voices that add to the conversation around Pride and what it means to celebrate our identities. As we prepare to welcome queer artists, party in the city’s coolest venues and reflect on our history together, we would like to wholeheartedly thank our dedicated and committed volunteers, staff, friends, and sponsors of Pride Toronto. Without the continuous support from our community and partners we would not be able to make Pride Month 2017 a success. Pride’s historical roots are derived from recognizing and celebrating our unique queer and trans communities. This is the year to talk about what we each add to Pride; about how our community is no one thing, and no one way, but instead,

We are fortunate to have an incredible range of arts and cultural events scheduled, including the continuation of our highly successful Human Rights Panels in partnership with the 519 Community Centre. These panel discussions explore some of the issues that affect our community, including youth issues, intersectionality, the arts, and civil rights movements. We also have the honor of welcoming Tony Kushner as the keynote speaker of our Icon Series this year. Participate in the conversation, celebrate, dance, and march with us at our exciting Pride Month 2017 events. We invite you to add to pride, and make it your own. See you there! Alica Hall Kevin Rambally Co-Chairs

Olivia Nuamah Executive Director


A MESSAGE FROM OUR PRIME MINISTER


June 1 – 25, 2017

A PERSONAL MESSAGE FROM THE PREMIER On behalf of the Government of Ontario, I am delighted to extend warm greetings to everyone attending Pride Month in Toronto this June. As Ontario’s first female and openly gay Premier, I am so proud that our province embraces the full mosaic of humanity. In Ontario, we know our diversity is our greatest strength. When different people come together and share their ideas, backgrounds and perspectives, we can accomplish anything. This year’s Toronto Pride theme is “+” — a declaration of addition. It’s a commitment to inclusion that’s reflected in everything I do as Premier. Like you, I want to live in a province that respects the contributions of every single person. That’s why it’s so important to create communities that welcome every citizen, regardless of race, gender or sexual orientation. To everyone participating in Pride Toronto’s 2017 Pride Month, thank you for being part of such an important movement. I’m looking forward to attending as many events as I can, so I’ll see you out there! Finally, I want to give a big shout out to the amazing organizers and crew of Pride Toronto. You set the stage for positive conversations and joyful expressions of love in all its forms. You are fabulous! Best wishes for another successful Pride!

Kathleen Wynne Premier

A MESSAGE FROM OUR PREMIER

Premier of Ontario - Première ministre de l’Ontario


A MESSAGE FROM OUR MAYOR


Ward 27, Toronto Centre-Rosedale City Hall, 100 Queen Street West nd 2 Floor, Suite A5 Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N2

Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam Tel: 416-392-7903 Fax: 416-696-4300 Councillor_wongtam@toronto.ca

Welcome to the Pride 2017 Festival!

Dear Friends, It is my honour to welcome visitors from around the world to the 2017 Pride Toronto festival. The festival highlights the diversity and dynamism of Toronto as one of the world's most progressive and livable cities. This year's theme "+" demonstrates this by honouring our intersectionality, the power of collaboration, and our unique and diverse contributions to Pride. This year my contribution to Pride is to promote greater awareness and understandings about the immense diversity and range of beautiful experiences in our community. As Toronto's first openly lesbian City Councillor I am happy to offer my support to Toronto's month-long celebration of Pride. The month will be filled with events to welcome the global LBGTTIQQ2SA community, and I am thrilled to be a part of celebrating Pride's rich history and how far we have come as a political sexual liberation movement. Thank you to Pride Toronto, to the board, organizers, volunteers, and all participants who through this event showcase our ongoing commitment to creating an inclusive and welcoming city for all. I look forward to celebrating this year's festival with you all! Serving with pride,

Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam Ward 27, Toronto Centre-Rosedale

A MESSAGE FROM OUR CITY COUNCILLOR


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WEDNESDAY MAY

31

CITY HALL, 100 QUEEN ST. W. 12PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

FLAG RAISING EVENT Toronto’s Pride Month is back for the second year in a row. Pride Month officially kicks off with its proclamation and annual flag raising ceremony at City Hall at noon. Join Pride Toronto, Mayor John Tory, City Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam, important community members, and honourable guests as the Pride colours are hoisted upon our city’s flagpole. Another exciting Pride Month starts here! Come celebrate at City Hall with us!

PRIDE GUIDE ICON LEGEND Free-of-charge Event Wheelchair Accessible Interpreted in American Sign Language (ASL) Alcohol Available


Photo Credit: Bobby Doherty, NY Mag

THURSDAY JUNE

01

ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO 7–11:30PM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

AGO FIRST THURSDAY 19+ (ID required)/Cash Bar Advance Tickets: $13 Non-Members/$11 AGO Members At the Door: $16 Non-Members/$14 AGO Members

Pride Toronto 2017 kicks off at the AGO with a visionary program created by the collective Blackness Yes, who have programmed the legendary Blockorama stage for nearly 20 years. The night brings together DJs, artist projects, performances, talks, interactives, special installations, and a performance by the New York-based hip hop artist Junglepussy to celebrate Black queer and trans lives, art and activism, and all things Pride!

Highlights include: DJ sets by DJ Dabz and DJ Craig Dominic. Artist projects by Melisse Watson, Rodney Diverlus, and Ella Cooper. A special installation of artist-designed banners created for the Blockorama stage. Pop-up talks by artists, activists and curators including Barak adé Soleil. Hands-on interactive art-making by Nadijah Robinson. An artist-designed program by Amber Williams King. Plus, more surprises.

Start your summer off with a celebration of community power at the AGO. All are welcome!

THANK YOU TO MANULIFE, PRIDE TORONTO’S OFFICIAL PRIDE LAUNCH PARTNER


SATURDAY JUNE

03

FORT YORK 100 GARRISON RD. MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

FIELD TRIP

Toronto’s Downtown Music & Arts Festival. More than 20 musical artists will be performing over the two-day festival. Pride Toronto is excited to announce that we will be sponsoring the incredible Argentinian indie-pop artist Tei Shi. Tei Shi is known for her soft voice, unique sounds, and smooth pop beats. She jokingly calls her musical style “mermaid music.” Field Trip is about so much more than just great, world-class music. Food, art, comedy, family, fashion, and a spirit of discovery are among our many inspirations and each year’s Field Trip is dedicated to collaborative explorations of these themes.

MORE INFO AND TICKETS AT: FIELDTRIPLIFE.COM OR PRIDETORONTO.COM/PRIDE-MONTH


SUNDAY JUNE

04 THE 519, 519 CHURCH ST. 5–8PM

MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

SENIOR PRIDE NETWORK The Senior Pride Network presents Time after Time: Then and Now

The SPN—in partnership with the 519, Buddies: Youth/Elders Project and Pride Toronto—will be hosting an intergenerational social event. The first seniors LGBTQ Pride Toronto event! This is a unique and her/historic opportunity! Recognizing the crucial and important contributions of the growing communities of LGBTQ ELDERS, to the fabric of Pride in Toronto! Then and Now includes performances, prizes, a henna artist, DJs, and dancing. Light refreshments will be available.

All are welcome­­—come out, mingle, frolic, socialize, have fun! Share your stories: from Then and Now. Monetary donations to the SPN at this event are appreciated! PSW Support Scent-free Substance-free/Sober Event


HUMAN RIGHTS PANELS

TUESDAY JUNE

6

THE 519 BALLROOM, 519 CHURCH ST.

7–9PM | MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

SCREAMING QUEENS: RIOT AT COMPTON CAFETERIA

Screaming Queens is an Emmy Awardwinning film that tells the story about a significant moment in history—one of the first recorded uprisings by the transgender communities against social oppression and mistreatment. The riots at Compton Cafeteria took place in the 60s in San Francisco’s impoverished Tenderloin neighbourhood. The riots paved the way for a stronger and more inclusive LGBTQ movement at the local level. The screening will be followed by an interactive discussion that will explore the significant role of trans communities on the frontlines of queer liberation movements—and how too often such stories are erased from LGBTQ history. Photo Credit: Hands hold up a “Screaming Queens” cake, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Compton’s Cafeteria Riot – by Pax Ahimsa Gethen, 28 August 2016 - CC-BY-SA-4.0 Life–Loss–Light image provided by janet romero-leiva.

 MONDAY JUNE

12

BARBARA HALL PARK, 519 CHURCH ST.

8PM | MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

LIFE – LOSS – LIGHT: WE REMEMBER ORLANDO MEMORIAL STARTS | 9PM On June 12, 2016, LGBTQ2S communities around the globe were confronted with the realities of how violence, racism and homo/ bi/transphobia remain very real experiences in our lives. Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, became the target of violence resulting in the deaths of 49 people, many of whom belonged to our Latinx community. We will not forget those who lost their lives in this act of violence. We will gather to remind ourselves that ‘Still Estamos Aqui’—‘We Are Still Here’. This evening we will celebrate the invaluable lives of our diverse communities and remember those we have lost along our journey for freedom. And through light, we will acknowledge that a brighter future founded on love and respect is not just a possibility but is a strong commitment that we all share. In partnership with local artist janet romero-leiva, this year’s Orlando Memorial will include the unveiling of a new community-informed art piece commissioned by The 519. The presence of this art piece will serve as an important reminder for us to strive for justice and safety for LGBTQ2S community members here in Toronto and around the world.


HUMAN RIGHTS PANELS

THURSDAY JUNE

15

THE 519 BALLROOM, 519 CHURCH ST.

7–9PM | MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

WEDNESDAY JUNE

21

THE 519 BALLROOM, 519 CHURCH ST.

7–9PM | MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

UNTIL WE ARE FREE: THE GLOBAL STRUGGLE FOR LGBTQ HUMAN RIGHTS

PRIDE HUMAN RIGHTS CONFERENCE:

Until We Are All Free: The Global Struggle for LGBTQ Rights is a panel discussion that will illuminate some of the grassroots organizing efforts taking place around the world. We will talk about some of the ways activists around the world are confronting oppression and violence, and seeking real solutions to the daily threats to safety faced by LGBTQ communities. In the context of these global struggles, the panelists will shed light on the challenges faced by community organizers on the ground, share strategies for advancing meaningful change, and discuss how Canadian LGBTQ communities can support these remarkable efforts. The exciting panelists’ lineup includes transnational experts and activists working towards global LGBTQ equality.

Can we apply feminist ideas and ideals to discourse about trans communities? Can we create spaces for trans subjectivity within the feminist movement, beyond gender binaries? And if so, how can we create a theory and practices that are focused on the experiences of trans communities but are relevant to all? This panel will look at some of these questions and more by bringing together key voices to discuss the emergence of transgender visibility, reversing hegemonic concepts of gender and moving towards gender and sexual fluidity.

Latoya Nugent, one of our panelists, is an LGBTQ human rights advocate and activist in Jamaica and the co-founder of the Tambourine Army—which organized the country’s first major protest against sexual abuse.

TRANSFEMINISM: BEYOND BODILY BINARIES TOWARDS GENDER FLUIDITY

This panel will be moderated by Dr. Laura Mae Lindo, Director of Wilfrid Laurier University’s Diversity and Equity Office, with expertise in anti-oppression pedagogy and education. The panelists include Professor Jack Halberstam, academic and author of Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal; Professor Kathryn Bond Stockton, specialist in queer theory and author of Beautiful Bottom, Beautiful Shame: Where “Black” Meets “Queer”; and Professor Anne Sauvagnargues, specialist in the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze.

Photo provided by the Tambourine Army

Presented by Pride Toronto in partnership with the 10th International Deleuze Studies Conference and The 519.​


SATURDAY JUNE

10

PIER 31, 333 LAKESHORE BLVD. E.

7PM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

GAY DAY ON THE BAY GAY DAY is back!

This time we are taking to Lake Ontario in a party boat! This 19+ party is an Official Pride Toronto event and tickets are $50 each. Take in the scenery, enjoy a beverage and dance the night away. Boarding begins at 7PM and depart at 8PM sharp for a four hour cruise returning to dock at midnight. Food provided and the cruise will also feature a cash bar.

TO PURCHASE TICKETS, GO TO FACEBOOK.COM/GAYDAYPFLAG


MONDAY JUNE

12

ISABEL BADER THEATRE, 93 CHARLES ST. W.

7–10PM OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

ICON SERIES: AN EVENING WITH TONY KUSHNER Pride Toronto’s innovative Queer Icon series returns with An Evening With Tony Kushner. Tony is a Pulitzer prize-winning author of the two-part epic, Angels In America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes. “He gives voice to characters who have been rendered powerless by the forces of circumstances—a drag queen dying of AIDS, an uneducated Southern maid, contemporary Afghans—and his attempt to see all sides of their predicament has a sly subversiveness. He forces the audience to identify with the marginalized—a humanizing act of the imagination.” —John Lahr, The New Yorker

JOIN US AT THE ISABEL BADER THEATRE FOR THE LECTURE OF A LIFETIME, WITH A Q&A SESSION TO FOLLOW, MODERATED BY CBC TORONTO’S CHRIS GLOVER. TICKETS STARTING AT $30 VIP RECEPTION $60 PRIDETORONTO.COM/PRIDE-MONTH


THURSDAY JUNE

15

ROY THOMSON HALL 8PM

MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

TORONTO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS Make it a night to remember at the Toronto Symphony Orchestra! Two great works featuring strings—Barber’s poignant Adagio and Bartók’s riveting exploration of the instruments’ possibilities (the potent third movement appeared on the soundtrack of the classic horror film The Shining)—share a program with Kurt Weill’s satirical “sung ballet,” The Seven Deadly Sins, starring mezzo-soprano Wallis Giunta in a new, semi-staged production directed by Joel Ivany. Stay for an after-party in the lobby!

To order by phone, please call 416.593.1285, and one of our friendly representatives will be happy to assist you. Assisted-hearing devices: FM systems are available at Roy Thomson Hall. To reserve, call the House Manager at 416.593.4822 X 357. Quantities are limited.

SPECIAL OFFER: $25 TICKETS WHEN YOU BUY TWO OR MORE* PROMO CODE: TSOPRIDE TSO.CA/PRIDE *Valid for June 15 performance only. May not be combined with other offers or promotions. No refunds, exchanges, or cancellations. Seating at the discretion of the TSO.


FRIDAY JUNE

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RIPLEY’S AQUARIUM OF CANADA, 288 BREMNER BLVD.

9PM–1AM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

NIGHT AT THE AQUEERIUM Dive into all the colours of the rainbow and unleash your fishiness with DJ Cozmic Cat. Your ofishal deep-sea adventure awaits at Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada in the heart of downtown Toronto, with an evening of music, drinks, photo booths, and roaming entertainment that will get your gills flapping. This 19+ event is the perfect way to cool off during Pride Month and have some fun with over 16,000 aquatic animals.

TICKETS STARTING AT $40 DON’T BE KOI. BUY YOUR TICKETS ONLINE AT RIPLEYSAQUARIUMOFCANADA.COM


YOU ARE INVITED

MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

Pride Shabbat Dinner A celebration of the Jewish and LGBTQ+ communities of Canada Friday, June 16 2017 Optional Shabbat services from 6-6:45pm Vegetarian (dairy) dinner at 7:15pm The 519 519 Church St Toronto, ON M4Y 2C9 Tickets: $18 Register at bit.ly/PrideShabbat FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT AKIMMEL@CIJA.CA

Kosher meals available on request. ASL services will be provided. Cash bar available.


THE PHOENIX CONCERT THEATRE $ 1 5 EARLY BIRD ADVAN CE TI CK ETS


MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

70+ PROJECTS OVER 2 NIGHTS NUIT ROSE TAKES OVER THE CITY + THE UNIVERSE WITH THE THEME

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FRIDAY, JUNE 16, 5PM - LATE BEER GARDEN + CLUB NIGHT | CASH BAR | 519 & 562 CHURCH ST FT. WIGGLE WEARABLE ART FESTIVAL (NEVER APART, MONTREAL)

SATURDAY, JUNE 17, 7PM - LATE ART FESTIVAL | FREE | CHURCH ST| REGENT PARK | KENSINGTON MARKET ART INSTALLATIONS, PERFORMANCES, MUSIC + NEW MEDIA

SATURDAY, JUNE 17, MEET AT 9PM FREE | OPEN TO PUBLIC | STARTS AT JAMES CANNING GARDENS WEAR SOME LIGHT & JOIN THE FIRST OFFICIAL PARADE OF THE PRIDE FESTIVAL PARADE SPONSORED BY PRIDE TORONTO

LANTERN MAKING WORKSHOP | SATURDAY, JUNE 17, 11AM - 4PM FREE | THE 519 | BUILD AND CARRY YOUR OWN LANTERN LED BY RED PEPPER SPECTACLE ARTS

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SUNDAY JUNE

18

SUGAR BEACH, 22 DOCKSIDE DR.

12–7PM OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

SUGAR BEACH PARTY FEATURING RENATO CECIN (BRAZIL) AND TORONTO’S JEREMY KHAMKEO.

Hit the beach for Pride Toronto’s massive annual event on the city’s downtown waterfront. Sugar Beach Party returns for its third year with the hottest beach blowout north of the Equator! Relax under the pink umbrellas and catch some rays, dance all day to the hottest pride party beats and cool down at the beach bar with a refreshing alcoholic beverage. Even more of your international and local favourites, the hottest gogo dancers and more to be announced throughout Pride Month, we’ve got the the perfect hot spot for you to chill from noon ‘til dusk.

SUGGESTED DONATION: $10 PRIDETORONTO.COM/PRIDE-MONTH


MONDAY JUNE

19

THE SECOND CITY MAINSTAGE, 51 MERCER ST.

8PM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

SHOWTUNES KARAOKE! ONE NIGHT ONLY! DUST OFF YOUR KINKY BOOTS, PULL THAT WIG DOWN FROM THE SHELF AND BRUSH UP ON YOUR KANDER & EBB, BECAUSE THE SECOND CITY, THE MUSICAL STAGE COMPANY AND SINGULAR SENSATION ARE BACK WITH THEIR SECOND ANNUAL SHOW TUNES EXTRAVAGANZA IN CELEBRATION OF PRIDE MONTH.

Showtunes Karaoke is a super fun, interactive, musical theatre love-in. Grab some drinks, cozy up to a cabaret table, and belt out your favourites with a live band. From Broadway standards to new classics—we need your voice.

Featuring group singalongs, special guests, and the opportunity to get on stage and sing your favourite showtunes! Get there early to get your name on the list and select a song. Hosted by Jeni Walls of Statler’s Singular Sensation.

TICKETS: $15 AVAILABLE AT SECONDCITY.COM


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TUESDAY JUNE

20 BARBARA HALL PARK, 519 CHURCH ST.

9PM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

AIDS VIGIL

2017 will mark the 33rd year of the AIDS Candlelight Vigil. The theme for this year’s Vigil is: In the Spirit of Wellness & Healing. Since inception, the AIDS Candlelight Vigil has served as the annual community event for people living with HIV/AIDS, friends, family, allies and the broader communities. On this day, we will honour the lives lost to the disease and celebrate those who live with the virus. This year’s Vigil will once again feature performers who reflect the diversity of people and communities affected by, or living with HIV/AIDS.


WEDNESDAY JUNE

21

THE SKINS

YONGE – DUNDAS STAGE 3–9PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

AWAKEN: YOUTH SHOWCASE Kicking off 5 days of back-to-back programming at Yonge-Dundas Square, Pride Toronto brings you a star-studded lineup of youth making a big impact in pop culture and in music. Starting the day off is Brighid Fry, still in her teens, Brighid has been performing since she was 7 years old. Having played major venues and stages, Brighid is already becoming a success. Some of Toronto’s best and brightest young drag performers will be showing off what they do best with special performances by Boa, Violet Dreams and more in Young In Drag. Jordan Alexander, up next, is the breakout pop star of 2017. This stunning young singer/songwriter is openly gay, multiracial, and unbelievably talented. If the 21st century had a sound, it would be The Skins. Based out of NYC, this quintet ranges in age from 18-24, and has a sound that is dynamic, definitive, and undeniably pop, with flavours of rock, r&b, punk, and soul. Pride will be announcing a special headliner to cap off the night. Stay tuned to Pride Toronto social media channels for a surprise release you won’t want to miss.

Hosting the show is the brilliant and fabulous, Brendan Jordan, who got his start slaying the dance floor with Lady Gaga dance moves on a live broadcast. It’s no wonder Brendan is now a Youtube sensation, model, and advocate! Welcome Brendan!

+ SCHEDULE HOSTED BY BRENDAN JORDAN 3:30 

BRIGHID FRY 4:30

YOUNG IN DRAG FT. VIOLET DREAMS, BOA & MORE 5:45

JORDAN ALEXANDER 6:45

THE SKINS 8:00

SURPRISE HEADLINER


WEDNESDAY JUNE

21

CABANA POOL BAR, 11 POLSON ST.

6–11PM OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

CABANA POOL PARTY

Pride Toronto presents the ultimate after work pool party at Cabana Pool Bar. The slickest outdoor venue this side of South Beach has a postcard view of the city skyline and waterfront and a cast of outrageous friends and beautiful strangers. Enjoy the sun setting over Toronto’s waterfront skyline with the stylish west-coast sound of Hector Fonseca (Los Angeles) and Toronto’s own Ticky Ty with more international and local talent to be announced through Pride Month. Private cabanas and sophisticated drinks are in order—Cabana Pool Party is the official kickoff to your sexiest summer yet. Ready to dive in?

EARLY BIRD TICKETS: $15 REGULAR TICKETS: $20 AT THE DOOR TICKETS: $25 YOU CAN BUY TICKETS AT PRIDETORONTO.COM/PRIDEMONTH


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WEDNESDAY JUNE

21

HARBOURFRONT CENTRE, 235 QUEENS QUAY W.

9–11PM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

FREE FLICKS PRIDE SCREENING: HAIRSPRAY Dance-crazed Tracy Turnblad is determined to appear on her favourite rock-and-roll show—despite any number of obstacles including her hesitant mother, crusading moralists and the entrenched racism of 1962 Baltimore. A rollicking big-screen version of the stage musical adaptation of John Waters’ magnificently weird 1988 comedy, Hairspray is a bright, bouncy delight. Feel free to sing along. Director: Adam Shankman Rating: PG


THURSDAY JUNE

22 HARBOURFRONT CENTRE, 235 QUEENS QUAY W.

7–10PM MAJOR CULTURAL EVENT

DANCING ON THE PIER PRIDE NIGHT! LET YOUR HAIR DOWN, FEATURING MISS OPULENCE—JASMINE BLACK—AND DJ BLACK CAT Dance is for everyone and is the most inclusive sport there is! Harbourfront Centre’s summerlong series will kick-off with Pride Toronto. For beginners and experienced dancers alike, bring your dance partner or find one on the pier every Thursday Night until August 31st! Admission is free. There will gender neutral washrooms.

SEE HARBOURFRONTCENTRE.COM FOR DETAILS


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MEERA SETHI

CAROLYN DOUSE

Meera Sethi is a Canadian visual artist whose multidisciplinary work asks questions about migration, diaspora, and hybridity. She has created a 4-storey outdoor mural called “Intersections” located on the NW corner of Church and Wellesley streets that celebrates queer and trans South Asian activism in Toronto. Her work has been featured in NBC, NPR, The Toronto Star, The Globe&Mail, The Fader, Vice, VOGUE India, CNN, MTV and more. She lives and works in Toronto.

Carolyn A. Douse started her first company BWC (Black, White & Colour Unlimited) at the age of 15 and now, six years later, is a part of another, OldowanCo. While still attending OCADU, Carolyn’s artistic growth has been immense as her graphic design skills have expanded in multiple ways. Due to working in the Rapid Prototyping Studio for five years at OCADU, she has been able to explore the world beyond 2D plains of design into 3D. Now trained in several cutting edge technologies, Carolyn has been able to bring her creative skills into the workplace.

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LAUREN HORTIE & JEREMY VANDERMEIJ Lauren Hortie is an artist, educator and DJ. Her bodies of work include the paper cut Mexican rodeo series Charreada Hoy!, large scale illustrations of rural LGBTQ culture If You’re Looking at me, You’re Looking at Country, nightlife portrait series Gay and Night, and gig posters.

Jeremy Vandermeij has worked as a designer for 10 years in marketing, architecture, education and design and has been art-making since he was old enough to negotiate tools. He is the Executive Director of the Toronto Design Offsite Festival.

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THURSDAY JUNE

22

SEVDALIZA OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

YONGE – DUNDAS SQUARE 12–11PM

TRANSFORMATION PRESENTED BY REVOLUTIONS PER MINUTE

Witness Yonge-Dundas Square transformed by 20+ installation, performance, and visual artists into an outdoor visual artistic landscape with the common theme “Levels.” Come witness the creative and interactive projects of LGBTQ+ artists from Toronto and beyond. Following the exhibit, Revolutions Per Minute—an Indigenous global new music platform, label, and artist collective—will present a curated lineup of music blending Indigenous and global sounds. Making her Canadian debut is genre-bending, Iranian-born, Rotterdam-based vocalist Sevdaliza, who brings blends of electronic, triphop, grime, and the avant-garde. Supporting her will be interdisciplinary Afro-Indigenous artist Lido Pimienta, along with a blended balance of melted pop, complex soundscapes, and Filipino folk-dance by Phedre x HATAW. Two-spirit rebel soul Shawnee takes the stage, following a live set by RPM Records’ Anishinaabe electronic artist Ziibiwan.

+ SCHEDULE 12:00

LEVELS ART EXHIBIT

6:00

SHAWNEE

7:00

ZIIBIWAN 8:00

PHEDRExHATAW

9:00

LIDO PIMIENTA

10:00

SEVDALIZA


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DESCRIPTION AND ALTERNATEFORMAT MEDIA · Live audio description at an at-grade viewing area for those who are blind and partially sighted · Pride Guide Companion in audio, Braille, and large-print formats at Accessibility Services Hub · Downloadable audio Pride Guide Companion on our website · Tactile maps posted at Accessibility Services Hub and Welcome Centres

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In addition, the Accessibility Services Hub, located on Maitland Street at Church Street during the final festival weekend, provides a safe space to escape the crowds, socialize, and be comfortable. Pride Toronto Assistants and Team members will welcome festival goers and provide any service needed, along with seating, shade, and water. Also, new this year we have added a Deaf Space program to our footprint at:

Norman Jewison parkette on Saturday June 24th and Sunday June 25th from 1PM to 5PM. Be sure to stop by for some great programming.


FRIDAY JUNE

6:30PM RALLY | 7PM MARCH

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2017 TRANS MARCH All trans and nonbinary folks, friends, and allies are welcome to rally, march, and stand together in solidarity. Trans women of colour and people with different abilities are encouraged to lead the March and set the pace for all.

Join us at the intersection of Church and Hayden Streets as we make our way along Bloor Street, south on Yonge, and east on Carlton to Allan Gardens.

3–10PM

Trans is an umbrella term that refers to all of the identities within the gender identity spectrum, which includes but is not limited to community members who identify as transgender, transsexual, transvestite, genderqueer, gender-fluid, gender independent, non-binary, third gender, two-spirit, and bi-gender.

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TRANS PRIDE COMMUNITY FAIR

Allan Gardens at Carlton and Sherbourne Streets

Looking for information, connections, or support within the trans & nonbinary community? Before, during, and after the 2017 Trans March, browse the offerings of the 2017 Trans Pride Community Fair in Allan Gardens, supported and run by trans organizations from across the Greater Toronto Area.

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TRANS* SPACE Church Street at Isabella Street Trans* Space at Pride Toronto 2017 provides free information, activities, and peer support to all members of the trans* community and those who are questioning or curious.

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DIEGO ARMAND 10:30

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FRIDAY JUNE

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OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

ALTERNA QUEER Take a break from the mainstream. Think beyond boxes and labels and rethink what it means to be queer. Starting off is Dainty Smith and Les Femmes Fatales, a burlesque troupe composed primarily of black women and women of colour who are fiercely sexy and defiantly glamorous, followed by First Nations burlesque group Virago Nation, on a mission to reclaim Indigenous sexuality from the effects of colonization. Alterna Queer gets into the music with the infectious glitter, glam, and grit of Persons, the genre-defying and terrifying Partner, and the groove cutting and synth-based musicality of Lal. Closing the show will be Toronto’s own Unbuttoned, painting auditory textures and emotions with electronic, pop, alternative, and R&B overtones.

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FRIDAY JUNE

23 OLG CENTRAL STAGE 6PM–2AM

NINA SKY OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

SWEAT: YES YES Y’ALL BLOCK PARTY Yes Yes Y’all continues to grow, starting from humble beginnings by collective members Nino Brown, Sammy Rawal, Stunts, Yes Yes Jill, and L Rock in 2009. It all began with a party and a place to wear what you want, be what you want, free of judgement. Eight years later and YYY is now a mainstay in Toronto with deep roots to community. YYY will be in full swing with hip hop/R&B/dancehall/ soca and the bill is packed. Carrying you into the night is the NYC champion of Ballroom, MikeQ, and future slow jamz DJ TYGAPAW, supported by Debby Friday, Coco Supreme, and Murderposse. It wouldn’t be a YYY party without dancers—Lethal Assassins and House of Monroe will be joining the event with special performances. Finally, blessing the stage as the headlining act is the world-renowned twin sister duo Nina Sky. Special photo installation exhibit by Yannick Anton.

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DEBBY FRIDAY 9:00

TYGAPAW 11:00

MIKEQ 12:30

NINA SKY


FRIDAY JUNE

23

ABJEEZ

WELLESLEY STAGE 6PM–2AM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

YALLA BARRA Pride proudly presents the return of Yalla Barra, celebrating Middle Eastern culture with an amazing lineup. Headliner Abjeez, is one of the most successful Iranian music groups in the last 20 years. The Swedish and Iranian duo have long been making music. In opposition to the recent US immigration ban, they dropped an early release of their newest single to bring awareness to the state of so many innocent people affected by the ban. Abjeez blends Iranian soul rhythms with reggae, rock, ska, and flamenco, singing in Farsi, English, Spanish, and Swedish. Sometimes sharp, sometimes humorous, the band explores politics, love, and everything in between. Dubbed the first Persian-speaking Reggae/Ska band, they truly are a cultural bridge between the East, West, and beyond. Straight from LA, Shiva joins Pride this year with her unique blend of traditional and futuristic sounds, along with

Discwoman Collective’s DJ Haram from NYC, and DJ Iz, organizer of the monthly Gay Middle Eastern party Habibi NYC. Wake Island (Lebanon/Montreal) provides a mesmerizing set to get you moving with their techno beats, and Arabesque Dance Company returns this year for a special performance.

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DJ HARAM 9:45

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FRIDAY JUNE

23 YONGE –DUNDAS STAGE 5:30–11PM

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Pride Toronto is proud to present the living legends of 70s and 80s era of disco—Boney M. featuring Liz Mitchell. Step into another era where disco dominated the charts. Joining the bill are Purple Disco Machine with a deep funk DJ set, drawing upon 70s and 80s-era disco and funk; LA-born soulful pop vocalist and dancer, Gavin Turek; and Montreal’s own Jojoflores.

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OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

BQY BLOQ PAWWTY

BQY (Black Queer Youth) represents Black, African/Caribbean, and multiracial youth, and has been operating and providing a safe space for Black Queer Youth since 2001. This is their fifth youth showcase for Pride Toronto and as always, they will be demonstrating the talent, culture, and art of being Black with high energy performances. Come and support our youth and celebrate the beauty that is Black Culture.

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SATURDAY JUNE

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

FRUIT LOOPZ

This Pride, youth are taking over the Alexander Parkette stage. Celebrate the 15th year of Fruit Loopz Youth stage—a festival of arts, words and ideas for queer and trans youth, by queer and trans youth. Presented by Support Our Youth (SOY) in partnership with Pride Toronto, Fruit Loopz has become home base for a vibrant community of young artists from across the gender spectrum. Everyone is welcome to this family-friendly, drug and alcohol-free, youth-focused space.

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THE SPIRIT WITHIN

This year, Alexander Parkette will be home to a 2Spirit Stage event, NINJICHAAG. The stage will open at 12PM with an Opening Ceremony by Ma-Nee Chacaby, prior to the start of the parade. The event will pick back up again at 5PM with a number of 2Spirit performers and special guests. Joining the event will be the Eagle Woman Singerz on Big Drum, and Classic Roots, who brings the heartbeat of the boreal north to life with his unique brand of Electronica. Stay connected with Pride Toronto’s social media for an announcement of the full line-up.

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SUNDAY JUNE

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SATURDAY JUNE

24 CHURCH ST. AT HAYDEN ST. 1PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

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CHERRY BOMB PRIDE: 10 YEARS OF QUEER LOVE!

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The Toronto Dyke March is a political demonstration of critical mass, welcoming all self-identified dykes to create political and visible space. This grassroots event is not a parade. The women and trans people of our community take over the streets of downtown Toronto to celebrate our power, strength, diversity, and passion of dyke experiences and identities. We will reflect on our history, celebrate our accomplishments, learn from our past, honour where we’ve come from, and lift voices that have been silenced and forgotten. Join us for the post-march rally in Allan Gardens for performances, crafting, and even more dyke-community building. #DMTO

10AM-3PM

Dance, sweat & celebrate as Toronto’s biggest party for queer women and friends turns 10 and goes extra large to give you the love at this Official Dyke Day After Party! The main room features CB resident party-rockers Cozmic Cat & Denise Benson, with performances by Spin Starlets, emcees Nari and Säyeskye, and live video by Roxanne Luchak. Upstairs, bump ‘n’ grind all night to DJ Recklezz.

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SATURDAY JUNE

24 PRIDE BUD LIGHT LIVING ROOM

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DIRTY DISCO The dirty has returned. This year Dirty Disco makes its annual debut on a Saturday with a new location and more artists. The all-day dance marathon pays homage to the warehouse raves of Toronto’s past and to the legacy of the legendary DJ and promoter Don Berns (Rave in Peace). This year, JELO, Dekoze, Robb G, Ticky Ty, Miz Megs, Chiclet, Nigebest, and Dwayne Minard will all be hitting the decks for this day-long House party. Get down and dirty with us!

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CHICLET 6:30

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SATURDAY JUNE

24 OLG CENTRAL STAGE 2PM–2AM

SEAMUS HAJI OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

BIG LOVE

Named after his famous podcast, Big Love, featuring the biggest tunes, exclusive cuts, and hot new tracks, Seamus Haji is gracing the stage, all the way from the UK. Seamus is one of the most creative and talented house and remix DJs of our time. Toronto breeds the best of DJs and this stage is all about the love for Toronto. Joining the stage will be DJs Mark Falco, Sumation, Chris Steinback, Black Cat, and Jamal.

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BLACK CAT 6:00

CHRIS STEINBACH 8:00

SUMATION 9:30

MARK FALCO 11:00

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SATURDAY JUNE

24 TD VILLAGE STAGE 2–11PM OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

SOUTH ASIAN EXPRESS brOWN//out is a cabaret-style program hosted by Rahim Thawer and featuring vibrant performers from across the Toronto area. Expect some surprises! A mix tape of adventures, rushing from waters, mountains, and plains of the homeland(s) to the diaspora and back. Over and over again. Back in 2017, bigger than ever, and curated by Anu Radha Verma (who originated the program) and Nino Brown, brOWN//out features everything from dancing, to burlesque, to MCs, with some tabla thrown in for good measure.

This event will also feature curation by DJ Amita Handa and Nino Brown. *The term “South Asian” is used strategically: there is no way to adequately represent all the complexities of having identities connected to “South Asia,” which can include diasporic, Nepali, NRI, Tamil, Indo-Caribbean, Oriyaspeaking, brown, Maldivian, Sinhalese, mixed-race, Pakistani, and more.


SATURDAY JUNE

24 WELLESLEY STAGE 2PM–2AM

LA SANTA CECILLIA OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

PAN DULCE Pan Dulce, or Sweet Bread, marks the return of a Latinx focused event. Pan Dulce is serving up a sweet lineup—hosted by Franny Moreno and Carolina Brown. Hailing all the way from Brazil, Rico Dalasam is hitting the stage to share his experiences through the lens of hip hop. Rico pushes boundaries in music and in society, breaking taboos through his music. La Santa Cecilia, the Grammy award-winning musical phenomenon hits the stage all the way from L.A. From their beginning the group have used music as a tool to raise awareness and support for various human rights issues. Bruno Capinan, drumming sensation BAOBA supported by Victoria Mata with guest dancer Falciony Patiño Cruz, a special Drag Show, I M Brown, and DJs FOSFORITA! and Relentless will all be adding to this delectably sweet affair.

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I M BROWN 5:00

LATINX DRAG SHOW 6:00

BRUNO CAPINAN 7:15

BAOBA W/ VICTORIA MATA & FACIONY PATIÑO CRUZ 8:45

LA SANTA CECILIA 10:45

RICO DALASAM 12:30

DJ RELENTLESS


FRIDAY– SUNDAY, JUNE

23– 25

CHURCH ST. WELLESLEY ST. ALEXANDER ST. OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

STREETFAIR The Streetfair occurs along Church, Wellesley, and Alexander Streets.

Take a stroll through the Village and connect with some of the incredible organizations participating in this year’s community fair. Enjoy products from local artisans and a diverse selection of delicious food for your enjoyment at the marketplace. Look out for the health and wellness organizations throughout the Streetfair and learn about the exciting, engaging, and lifesaving work they’re doing in our community. Come out and interact with the community along Church, Wellesley, and Alexander Streets. You’ll be informed and entertained as you savour the array of options for the mind and body, available all weekend long!

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24 YONGE – DUNDAS STAGE 2–11PM

DJ KITTY GLITTER OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

DRAG BALL Drag On is now the DRAG BALL, and with enters a beautiful mix of new and returning performers. Highlights will include Sydney’s favourite drag queen, Kitty Glitter, serving up a sexy DJ set to get you moving. This globetrotter tours the world over in her endless search for summer, and ignites the dancefloor wherever she lands. MikeQ of Qween Beat will take over the decks to keep the dancefloor moving, this time to his ballroom and voguing inspired beats. Qween Beat are immersed in the ball culture of NYC and working to keep the growing culture alive. Drag Ball is all about the drag. This year the event will include top Drag Queens and Drag Queens in separate segments. Let the race begin! The Drag Ball will end with a surprise guest performance you won’t want to miss. Stay tuned to Pride’s social media channels for a full release of the lineup and the reveal of our surprise performance.

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LOCAL DRAG KING SHOW CURATED BY PRETTY MUNNY PRODUCTIONS 5–6PM

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SATURDAY JUNE 24 SUNDAY JUNE 25 CHURCH STREET PUBLIC SCHOOL 10AM–5PM OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

FAMILY PRIDE COME CELEBRATE THE DIVERSITY AND STRENGTH OF LGBTTIQQ2SA FAMILIES AND CHILDREN AT FAMILY PRIDE

Celebrating 17 years in the Toronto Pride Festival, Family Pride is a majestic oasis located on the school ground at the Church Street Public School. With programming geared to children ages 0-12 and their families, visitors to Family Pride will enjoy a variety of sporting activities games, crafts, face painting, stories, and performances.

Family Pride is a celebration of families that strengthen our community through vibrant, creative, and engaging activities and programs. Come out and play at Family Pride while celebrating diversity and the future for the LGBTQ+ parents, caregivers, and children.

FOR A FULL LISTING OF EVENTS, PLEASE VISIT PRIDETORONTO.COM, OR FOLLOW FAMILY PRIDE ON TWITTER AT @FAMILYPRIDETO.


SUNDAY JUNE

25 STARTS AT BLOOR AND CHURCH 2PM

ASL: SAT & SUN 1PM-5PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

PRIDE PARADE BEGINS AT 2PM AT BLOOR AND CHURCH STREETS, SOUTH ON YONGE STREET TO YONGE–DUNDAS SQUARE

Costumes, Choreography and Colour!

Festival weekend’s premier event is the Pride parade. With 150+ participating groups marching, the Toronto Pride parade has become one of the largest in North America. There will be unforgettable performances, floats, marchers, and all the glitter you can handle!

+PRIDE TORONTO’S FIRST-EVER PARADE EMCEE Anderson Cooper / Kathy Griffin, watch out! We have Toronto Pride’s first ever parade emcee. Drag performer Miss Conception will be hosting a play-by-play of the parade on Sunday June 25 as it makes its way down Yonge Street. With a prime seat, Miss Conception will be providing colour commentary and interacting with our guests as the parade marches by. You’ve been promised, expect the unexpected.

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SUNDAY JUNE

25 PRIDE BUD LIGHT LIVING ROOM 1–11PM

GIRLPLAY TORONTO The summer love-fest of pride is back where it belongs! The undisputed, top notch, queen of the ball, quintessential Sunday party of pride is back, and it’s bigger and lovelier than ever before! Two patios, two sounds, all-star female DJ lineup tearing up the place, all for your final pride hurrah!

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SUNDAY JUNE

25 TICKY TY

OLG CENTRAL STAGE 2–11PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

LAST DANCE The beloved Swedish remix master Stonebridge, makes his debut at Pride Toronto. He’s responsible for a number of club and chart topping hits with Robin S, Ne-Yo, and Jason Derulo. Founder of the first Swedish DJ/Remix company, SweMix, Stonebridge is bringing the energy to the Last Dance. Joining him will be veteran DJ Barry Harris, who racked up accolades with his past projects, Thunderpuss and Kon Kan. Barry Harris brings a wealth of experience, and an energetic set filled with classic remixes and dance hits. Nicole Albino returns to the stage. Aside from performing as one half of Nina Sky, Nicole has spent the last decade honing her skills as a producer and notable DJ— curating music and spinning for some of the world’s most iconic brands including Nike, Opening Ceremony, Christie’s, The Glaad Media Awards, and Cavalli. And finally, Toronto fireball Ticky Ty brings out her unique style and energy to get the party started.

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NICOLE ALBINO (OF NINA SKY) 6:00

BARRY HARRIS 8:00

STONEBRIDGE


SUNDAY JUNE

25 TD VILLAGE STAGE 2PM–11PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

FLEX N’ FLUID Hosted by the delectable Krafty Queers, Ms. Nookie Galore and Mr. Chocolate Baby Daddy will have you fired up for Flex n’ Fluid. But starting things off will be a special one-hour Drag King show hosted by Pretty Munny Productions.

Then we get right into the music with an all-star lineup of DJs: Discwoman Collective from NYC, who share two of their top DJs; the eclectic and dance floor fueling Mobilegirl; and the sonic disruptor and multidisciplinary artist Shyboi. One of Toronto’s newest parties featured on stage—Wyze Gyal is a collective of artists and DJs hosting regular parties spinning anything from techno, hip hop, and R&B, to soca and dancehall. Supporting the lineup are special performances by Ill Nana, Valeroo, and DJ Sissyfuss. Finally, the night finishes with Jasmine Infiniti. She draws inspiration from techno, house, vogue, and hip hop to create a contemporary dark club sound, which has awarded her the title “The Queen of Hell.”

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WYZE GYAL 5:45

ILL NANA 6:00

VALEROO 6:30

DJ SISSYFUSS 7:00

SHYBOI 8:00

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SUNDAY JUNE

25 CAKES DA KILLA

WELLESLEY STAGE 12–11PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

BLOCKORAMA Now entering their 19th year of Blockorama, Blackness Yes! is at it again with another year, another amazing party to shut it down, and a wide range of DJs and live performers. A celebration of Black, Caribbean, and African communities, Blockorama has set the stage for one of Pride’s biggest, most well-attended, and most lively events.

Starting you off right and carrying you into the night are DJ Black Cat, Craig Dominic, Pleasure, Nik Red, Carma, and Vaughan. Hosting duties will belong in the artistic hands of Lali Mohamed and Zinduru (aka Kim Ninkuru). Lali is an African writer and public speaker, deeply connected to social justice advocacy. Zinduru is a performance artist from Bujumbura, Burundi, based in Toronto. Using spoken word, voguing, and visual art, she tells stories about being a black queer trans woman. As always Blockorama brings you two big names making waves in the music industry. Cakes Da Killa will be hitting the stage mixing in his various musical influences and underground experience.

The prolific Evelyn ‘Champagne’ King joins the stage as Blockorama’s headlining act.

This year Blockorama will feature a Black-owned community market with handmade and local goods from independent business owners and creators. Blackness Yes! Will be partnering with Black CAP, the Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention. Black CAP has been working tirelessly since its inception in 1989 to respond to the threat of HIV and AIDS in Toronto’s African, Caribbean, and Black communities, guided by the motto, “Because all Black people’s lives are important.”

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SUNDAY JUNE

25 YONGE – DUNDAS STAGE 2–11PM

ASL: 6PM–11PM

OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

THE FINAL PLAY After soaking up the energy of the Parade, head on over to Yonge-Dundas Square for a finale like no other.

Years & Years are one of the UK’s biggest and most loved breakthrough bands of recent years. Simultaneously, frontman Olly Alexander has emerged as one of the most talked-about and culturally important young talents. His defiant LGBT speech at Glastonbury and the band’s controversial video for hit single “Desire” (which defied the homogeneity of today’s pop charts) are just two examples of his powerful influence, which have seen him emerge as a voice of his generation​. Dream pop trio, KING, have arrived from LA to share their smooth vibe and soulful authenticity, fresh off their 2017 Grammy nomination. Before that, relive the late 90s with Wannabe, Canada’s premier Spice Girls Tribute group. The costumes, the glitter, the accents, the platform shoes... Spice World lives with their premium dose of girl power.

This party wouldn’t feel complete with some of Toronto’s brightest and on-the-rise DJs. Toronto darling and party rocker DJ Lissa Monet will be mixing her blend of 80s and 90s nostalgia with Caribbean influence. Getting things started will be Emily Sbux, bringing you waves of house and commercial vibes.

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DJ EMILY SBUX 3:30

DJ LISSA MONET 6:00

WANNABE SPICE GIRLS TRIBUTE BAND 8:15

KING

10:00

YEARS AND YEARS


FRIDAY JUNE 23 SATURDAY JUNE 24 SUNDAY JUNE 25 PAUL KANE PARKETTE, NORTH SIDE OF WELLESLEY ST. JUST WEST OF CHURCH ST. OFFICIAL PRIDE EVENT

ASL: FRI 7PM-12PM / SUN 10AM-11PM

CLEAN, SOBER & PROUD Clean, Sober and Proud is a dedicated drug and alcohol-free space for everyone to enjoy, featuring fantastic entertainment in a family friendly environment. Festivities include live performances, health and wellness practices and confidential recovery meetings.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON MEETING TIMES PLEASE VISIT PRIDETORONTO.COM

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7PM – 12PM

FRIDAY JUNE 23 10AM – 12AM

SATURDAY JUNE 24

10AM – 11PM

SUNDAY JUNE 25


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2 JUNE

THE INSPIRE AWARDS – HONOURING LGBTQ LEADERS UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO HART HOUSE Cocktail party, awards ceremony and after party. An inspiring annual event that recognizes our community members. Great performances. Delicious food. inspireawards.ca

2 JUNE

CONTACT CONTEMPORARY MUSIC PRESENTS “FEELING BACKWARD” THE 519 ON CHURCH Multi-media event incorporating performance art/theatre, video, dance/movement, and spoken word. Feeling Backward asks creators to reflect on, re-interpret, re-imagine, re-story works from queer artists of the past. contactcontemporarymusic.org

GENDER-NEUTRAL

30 MAY – 23 JUNE

3 & 4 JUNE

QUEER LANDSCAPES, QUEER INTERSECTIONS: ART EXHIBITION

FIELD TRIP, TORONTO’S DOWNTOWN MUSIC & ART FESTIVAL, WITH PRIDE TORONTO

JOHN B. AIRD GALLERY 900 BAY ST. Art exhibition exploring LGBTQ social issues and identities from an intersectional perspective. queerlandscapes.ca

GARRISON COMMON With Sponsored Artist Tei Shi. Food, art, comedy, family, fashion, and a spirit of discovery are among our many inspirations and each year’s Field Trip is dedicated to collaborative explorations of these themes. fieldtriplife.com

1 JUNE

TORONTO BLUE JAYS BASEBALL GAME VS. NEW YORK YANKEES ROGERS CENTRE The Toronto Blue Jays have invited a member of the Pride community to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the game to kick off Pride Month! bluejays.com/tickets

8 & 9 JUNE

HABITAT GTA PRIDE BUILD 140 PINERY TRAIL, SCARBOROUGH Habitat GTA will be celebrates the 4th Annual Pride Build to support inclusivity and diversity and to help build homes for hardworking, low income families! habitatgta.ca


9 JUNE

12 JUNE

U OF T PRIDE PUB

IMPRINT - A NIGHT OF NOVELISTS

7 HART HOUSE CIRCLE Celebrate Pride at UofT. Join the party early for some drinks, outdoor BBQ, and Community Fair, or wait until later to dance the night away. sgdo.utoronto.ca

10 JUNE

CANFAR PRESENTS 80’S PROM THE 519 ON CHURCH Come join us for a totally rad evening of dancing, music, and fun, all in support of Canadian HIV research. CANFAR.com

PRIDE AT URBAN GALLERY 400 QUEEN STREET EAST URBAN GALLERY presents a curated exhibition of artworks by proud Toronto artists. urbangallery.ca

LOVE & LIGHT: CELEBRATING CANADA 150 WITH PRIDE ST. LUKE’S UNITED CHURCH 353 SHERBOURNE ST.

GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST. Toronto is home to some great LGBTQ novelists. You are invited to share this night with them as they read from their work and discuss their craft. gladdaybookshop.com

13 JUNE

WOKEN/WOVEN – WOMEN’S WORDS GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST. To weave. To wake. To wound. To wind. To wile. To wonder. To write. Across genre, these women share their words with us. gladdaybookshop.com

iFLY YOUR PRIDE 2007 WINSTON PARK DR. OAKVILLE Join the team at iFLY Toronto for an evening of celebration and learn how to fly! iflytoronto.com

14 JUNE

Concert showcasing the dynamism that has sustained the world’s first LGBTQ orchestra for over 30 years including tributes to the Orlando nightclub shooting and to Bill McQueen, one of Counterpoint’s founding members. ccorchestra.org

TWISTED FYRE – THE NEXT GEN OF LGBTQ WRITERS

11 JUNE

Anything can happen in the Twisted Fyre. This is where you can experience the future of LGBTQ writing and story. gladdaybookshop.com

+ ORGANIZING START AT QUEEN’S PARK AND END AT GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP Outdoor walking tour honouring key historical moments in queer community organizing. Start in Queen’s Park and travel to key historical sites. ryerson.ca/arts/research-innovation/researchchairs-and-centres/institute-for-change-leaders

GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST.

BRICOLAGE – A MIX OF GENRE AND STYLE GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST. A night of readings that cross more than one boundary. gladdaybookshop.com


15 JUNE

16 & 17 JUNE

NAKED HEART REDUX

THE RUDE COLLECTIVE PRESENTS: BLACK. NUANCE. SHADE

GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST. The world’s largest and most diverse LGBTQ literary festival where you will experience a taste of the last festival and feel the things to come. gladdaybookshop.com

16 JUNE

PRIDE KABBALAT SERVICE &  POTLUCK DINNER 310 DANFORTH AVE.

890 ST CLAIR AVE. W. Multi-sensory art show exploring the nuances of Queer Black identity featuring local and international queer black artists. facebook.com/TheRUDEcollective

17 JUNE

UNLEASH THE PRIDE: PUP PRIDE PARADE + MEET UP 211 OSSINGTON AVE.

Join us for a joyous, heart-opening Shabbat service and potluck in celebration of life, Jewish spirit, and gay pride. djctoronto.com

Join us as we parade our pride in the world’s only pup pride parade along Ossington Ave. and Queen St. W. over to Trinity Bellwoods dog bowl for fun and festivities! unleashedinthecity.com

FORTE PRESENTS “THE GREATEST - 20TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT”

THE RAINBOW BRIDGES PRIDE FESTIVAL

427 BLOOR ST W Forte - Toronto Gay Men’s Chorus turns 20 with “The Greatest”—our annual summer concert. fortechorus.com

ARABIAN KNIGHTS LGBTQ TALES OF A THOUSAND TALES CLUB 120 120 CHURCH ST. A fundraising dance with middle eastern music all night and performances by local artists. This welcoming space is for everyone to come and enjoy the middle eastern culture like no other time. ArabianKnightsLGBTQ.com

GIRLPLAY TORONTO “LICK IT” FEATURING LIL DEBBIE 410 SHERBOURNE ST. GirlPlay Toronto dance party. This is an LGBTQ event. All friends and allies are encouraged to attend and are most welcome. girlplaytoronto.com

60 LAKESHORE AVE. An intergenerational celebration of Pride on Ward’s Island with live entertainment, dancing, and BBQ. sunshinecentres.com

JUNGLE FUNK RECORDINGS PRESENTS “THE PRE-PRIDE CELEBRATION” FEAT. THE CUBE GUYS CODA, 794 BATHURST ST. Jungle Funk Rec & Coda present a night of fresh bumpin, sexy and bass driven house with International superstars The Cube Guys plus local favourites Deko-ze, Sumation, Joshua Reid, and Trick D! facebook.com/events/350951805307563

18 JUNE

PINK MARKET 2017

THE GLADSTONE HOTEL Queer art, craft, fashion and lit fair featuring the work of 50+ makers, artists, crafters and small businesspeople. pinkmarkettoronto.com


19 JUNE

21 JUNE

RAINBOW FLAG RAISING AT QUEEN’S PARK

AON BROKING – TORONTO INSURANCE INDUSTRY PRIDE NETWORKING EVENT

QUEEN’S PARK FRONT LAWN AT 9AM Join OPS Pride, Pride Toronto and representatives from all three elected political parties for a Rainbow Flag Raising Ceremony at Queen’s Park to celebrate Pride in Ontario. This symbolic event sends a message that Ontario is accepting and welcoming place for LGBTQ people. facebook.com/opspridenetwork

POETRIX GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST Discover new poets and spend time with legends at 6th annual Proud Voices Poetrix— an evening of LGBTQ poetry. gladdaybookshop.com

20 JUNE

NAKED BOYS READING PRIDE EDITION

GRACE O’MALLEY’S, 14 DUNCAN ST. Join fellow industry professionals and friends for an evening of networking in a fun and informal setting. Supporting the “It Gets Better Project.” aon.com/canada

SH!T SHOW - A NIGHT OF QUEER COMEDY GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP, 499 CHURCH ST. Disorganization and chaos to an absurd degree. Theatre, stand up, music and more! gladdaybookshop.com

GIRLPLAY TORONTO PRESENTS “PLAY” 553 CHURCH ST. Mix, mingle and dance at this mid-week mixer with upcoming talented DJ duo, Mavis and Okaay. girlplaytoronto.com

GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST.

22 JUNE

Hosted by the irreverent Igby Izzard, this is an intimate nude literary salon featuring in-thebuff readings. gladdaybookshop.com

GET REAL’S PRIDE WEEK BOAT  CRUISE!

FAY & FLUFFY’S STORYTIME: READING IS FUNDAMENTAL

Dinner and dance on the Empire Sandy. Drag show, silent auction, and many more surprises! All proceeds will be going towards Get REAL’s workshop programs. thegetrealmovement.com

GLAD DAY BOOKSHOP 499 CHURCH ST.

PRIDE BEACH W/ THE DRAKE X COLLECTIF NUDE

Drag artists Fay Slift & Miss Fluffy Soufflé invite you and the kids in your life to a special event of books and good times! gladdaybookshop.com

CHATEAU MISS CHIEF: PRIDE EDITION

600 QUEENS QUAY WEST

1150 QUEEN ST. WEST This year’s lineup will bring attention to the creative vibrancy of PRIDE in Toronto + beyond. thedrake.ca

MOVIE IN ST. JAMES PARK

225 STERLING ROAD, UNIT 20

ST. JAMES PARK

Join us for an evening of drinks, dancing and a preview of new works by the artist Kent Monkman. kentmonkman.com

The St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood BIA presents a free live drag show and outdoor movie screening of the movie Pride. oldtowntoronto.ca


22 JUNE

24 JUNE

GIRLPLAY TORONTO PRESENTS GIGGLES COMEDY SHOW

TOASTR PRIDE – THROWBACK EDITION

THE COMEDY BAR, 945 BLOOR ST. W

739 QUEEN ST. W

Hosted by Elvira Kurt. Headlined by Adrienne Fish and featuring sets by Martha Chaves, Chantel Marostica, Dawn Whitwell, Ashley Moffatt, and Deanne Smith. girlplaytoronto.com

Dance, mingle, play pool, and hang out on a patio, while scream-singing songs you love from days past, played by the always excellent DJ pair of Lucie Tic and Sticky Cuts. girlplaytoronto.com

23 JUNE

CHERRY BOMB PRIDE: 10 YEARS OF QUEER LOVE!

PRIDE ON THE WATER 11 POLSON ST. Celebrate Pride on the Water. Enjoy some food, drinks and music on all three levels of the Empress of Canada with a perfect view of Toronto’s Skyline. 3yours.com

JUICE BOX - (GIRLPLAY TORONTO, BTC, TOASTR, CREAM, ALNT COLLABORATION) 11 POLSON ST. Get excited for the largest, women’s party of pride! Local DJ faves Sticky Cuts, KLR, and Recklezz bring the jams. Featuring Toronto dance crew Girls Club. girlplaytoronto.com

24 JUNE

PRIDE AND REMEMBRANCE RUN CHURCH AND WELLESLEY 5km run, or 3km walk to raise funds in support of charities benefiting Toronto’s diverse LGBTQ community. priderun.org

OM FOR CHANGE COMFORT HOTEL DOWNTOWN TORONTO 15 CHARLES ST E 60-minute Power Yoga class. Donations from this fundraising event will go to the beneficiaries of the Pride and Remembrance Run. poweryogacanada.com

MOD CLUB THEATRE 722 COLLEGE ST. Dance, sweat & celebrate as Toronto’s biggest party for queer women and friends turns 10 and goes extra large to give you the love at this Official Dyke Day After Party! Good music! Good people! facebook.com/CherryBombToronto

PSYMBIOTIQ & THE CHAOS SYNDICATE PRESENT “I DIDN’T KNOW YOU SWING THAT WAY” 120 CHURCH ST. Funky bass party for the bi’s cranking 70s inspired ghetto funk, drum ‘n bass, wild swung out vintage throwbacks and sexy glitchy bass music. Come boogie! jaytripper.com

25 JUNE

TORONTO PFLAG PRIDE FAMILY BRUNCH POGUE MAHONE PUB & KITCHEN 777 BAY ST. Pflag Families welcome all youth, adults, community leaders, advocates, allies & VIPs to brunch in a trans-/queerinclusive space w/ other LGBTQ individuals, families and allies. torontopflag.org


PRIDE TEAM

25 JUNE

FAITH + PRIDE

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

WELLESLEY STAGE MCC Toronto’s annual Faith + Pride Service. In his final year, Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes, C.M. will deliver the message “Faith + Pride”. Guest performers The Nylons. mcctoronto.com

GIRLPLAY TORONTO’S 9TH ANNUAL T-DANCE 580 CHURCH ST. The summer love-fest of pride. The undisputed, top notch, queen of the ball, quintessential Sunday party of pride is back, and it’s bigger and lovelier than ever before! girlplaytoronto.com

26 JUNE

DEKO-ZE & COMFORT ZONE PRESENTS “COME GET YOUR FCUK’IN BEAT – PRIDE EDITION” COMFORT ZONE This long running underground after-hours event is the perfect way to finish Pride Month for those who like their beats on the deeper, darker and sexier side of house. facebook.com/Comfort.Zone.CZ/

29 JUNE

NO STRINGS THEATRE PRESENTS “THE GREAT CANADIAN SHOW TUNE! ENCORE” STATLERS 487 CHURCH ST. Theatre performances that provide opportunities for youth to develop performing arts. See emerging Canadian musical theatre composers air their musical gems for the first time. nostringstheatre.com

Biko Beauttah Michelle Cherny Sarah Cooper Nicole Desoyners Carolynn Gludish

Alica Hall Akio Maroon Elijah Monroe Kevin Rambally Tatum Wilson

STAFF Executive Director Olivia Nuamah Director, Development & Special Events Amber Moyle

Programming Director Brodie Metcalfe Curator Aneela Qureshi

Festival Director Collin Joseph

Curator Blackness Yes!

Volunteer Program Manager Bobby MacPherson

Curator Cecile des Vignes

Communications & Community Relations Manager Ryan Connelly Office Manager Pamela Jeffery Community Relations & Events Coordinator Nick Murphy

Curator Celeste Ali-Akow Curator Jarrett Martineau Curator Tao Ming-Lau Programming Assistant Zahra Siddiqui

VOLUNTEER TEAM LEADS Accessibility Team Samanta Jaramillo Marjorie Richards David Lewis

Pride Parade Ande Clumpus Justin Kusnir Joanna Eaton

Affiliate Events Marc Lalonde Matt Hyams

Pride Partners Saurabh Wargaonkar

Beverage Gardens Stuart Irving Judy Khatra Clean Sober & Proud Tricia Levy Digital Media Joey Fascio David Cash Donations Emma Loader-Ricci Graciosa Lopez-Dioniso Dyke March Davina Hader Sarah Parke Family Pride Kevin Stephney Sallyanne Hadzalic Food and Beverage Brian Degen Kay Ho Ka Onn Grand Marshall & Honoured Guests Jade Shirley O’Sullivan Samaya Jafarli Media Relations Sandra P. Cole Jose Gomez Kelly Smith Outreach Frank Folino

Public Safety Patricia Tucci Taylor Vanderwey Dawn Allen SITE Team Jean McLachlin Dan Goncalves Brad Morrison Streetfair Amar AL-Sbayi Mike Krieger Amanda Gallant Naba Saeed Sustainability Team Tanya Bruce Yang Ni Trans Pride Evana Ortigoza Sasha Hashi Kassi Aria Weekend Volunteer Amay Bhumak Sean Bridge Tyler Pacheco Welcome Centre Nathan Gibson Interns Ty Sloane Nicoy Davis Josh Clapp


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