Skipping Stone Foundation
At the ARTS COMMONS, Arts Learning Centre, located in Centre Court right off Olympic Plaza. Professionals involved in direct service delivery for youth (e.g., psychologists, social workers, educators, administrators, family physicians and other medical practitioners) are increasingly likely to encounter gender diversity in the clients and patients they serve. Yet many professionals report feeling under-equipped to provide competent care and support for transgender and gender diverse youth. Join us for an evening with child psychologist Ashleigh Yule, who will explore…
Mosaic Youth Group
At the ARTS COMMONS, Arts Learning Centre, located in Centre Court right off Olympic Plaza. Join us for an all ages, Queer Youth Dance Party, hosted as part of Trans Youth Awareness Week in partnership with Mosaic Youth Group. We'll have great music, fantastic decor, and free drinks and snacks! This event is open to all LGBTQ2+ youth and aliies between the ages of 12 and 20. This event will the chaperoned and families are welcome.
Calgary Dyke And Trans March
Do you want to see the Calgary Dyke and Trans March (CDTM) continue? Do you want to see a separate march for dyke march and trans march? Do you see yourself helping to lead any of these initiatives? Join us on Thursday, June 1st at 6:30pm at the Old Y to discuss this and more. The current board from the last two years is looking to "retire" but would love to pass off and help guide any future initiatives. If…
Skipping Stone Foundation
At the ARTS COMMONS, Arts Learning Centre, located in Centre Court right off Olympic Plaza. "Pink or blue?” “Boy or girl?” “Trucks or tiaras?” When children come into our lives, many of us encounter questions and assumptions about our babies’ gender, toy and colour preferences, and personalities. However, many parents and caregivers quickly learn that there is more to gender than two rigid boxes! As understandings of gender continue to shift and change, how can parents and caregivers ensure that…
Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival
Come and spend a family-friendly Saturday evening with us and our friends at Fairy Tales Presentation Society for a film screening of "In The Turn", a documentary about a 10-year-old transgender girl who finds empowerment in a queer roller derby collective. Doors at 6:30pm Screening at 7:00pm After the movie, there will be an opportunity for discussion and socializing. Light snacks and drinks will be provided.
Edmonton Pride Festival
We are in Old Strathcona once again, starting on 108th Street & headed down Whyte Avenue before turning north (left) onto 104th Street to 86th Avenue. The Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 10, 2017. Our Pride in the Park celebration will then commence at End of Steel Park, with live music, vendors and much much more. Come celebrate with us while taking time to reflect on the progress still to be made. We're celebrating many different…
Calgary Men’s Chorus
Join the Calgary Men's Chorus for a musical flight around the world! Hear some of our favourite songs from across Canada, the USA, the United Kingdom, and more. Tickets are only $25. Get onboard!
Argintina Hailey Presents...The Official Morley Pride Kick-Off Party!! RETRO DRAG CABARET! At The Stoney Nakoda Resort & Casino In THE CHILL ROOM STARRING...Two-Spirit Sensation Jaylene Tyme (Vancouver, BC.) With Drag Performances by: Argintina Hailey (Morley) * Miss Ellen Q & The Pumas (Banff) ChiChi YYC (Canmore) * Visa De'Klein (Calgary) Shauna Starr (Calgary) * Farrah Moan (Calgary) With Special Guest Performances by: Drag King Mo B. Dick (Canmore) Doors at 7:00pm Opening Prayer & Opening Remarks at 7:30pm Drag Show…
The signature Calgary Pride Parade is one of the most colourful celebrations of the year! This family friendly parade sees upwards of 60,000 spectators as over 125 entries from community groups, corporations, politicians, churches and public services roll through the heart of downtown, and celebrates the tremendous diversity of Calgary’s community.
Join us for one of Calgary's largest FREE outdoor cultural celebrations, immediately following the Pride Parade. Enjoy live music on the main stage, activities for youth and children in the family zone, a cold beer or refreshing cocktail in the Village Brewery Beer Gardens, or get better acquainted with the local community as your browse the marketplace.