NIAGARA PRIDE WEEK 2019 and PRIDE NIAGARA’S WEEK OF EVENTS RUN SATURDAY, JUNE 1ST-8TH.
Saturday June 1st, 2019 Pride Niagara Kickoff Party with RuPaul’s Drag Race Latrice Royale! @ The Meridian Centre, 1 IceDogs Way, St. Catharines 8pm- 2am
Pride Niagara Kicks off Niagara’s Pride with RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 4, All Stars season 1 & 4. The large and in charge, chunky yet funky, bold and beautiful – Latrice Royale! Fresh from her run on All Stars 4, Latrice has more than proven why she has been a fan favourite and drag icon for all these years! Performance /Meet & Greet with Latrice Royale, Mr.& Mrs. Pride Niagara competition, best butt/chest contest, free swag and giveaways with your host Empress Claudia Silva Featuring step down performance from the Mr. Pride Niagara 18/19 Michael Dore & Miss Pride Niagara 18/19 Dee Love With special guest DJ taking care of you on the dance floor! A night filled with music, dancing and celebrating PRIDE 8pm-2am | 19+| Tickets ONLY $10 Tickets available Meridian Centre Box Office or TICKETMASTER (Ticketmaster fees apply) Each ticket counts as a ballot for the Mr. /Miss Pride Niagara contestant of your choice and Meet & Greet with Latrice Royale!
Monday June 3th: 15th Annual Rainbow Flag Raising Ceremony: @ St. Catharines City Hall 50 Church St, St. Catharines, 1pm
A fantastic opportunity for our Mayor and Saint Catharines, Ontario City Council to show their support and unity with Niagara’s LGBT+ and supporting communities! Join us at St. Catharines City Hall located in the heart of Downtown St. Catharines. Listen and share with guest speakers and watch as we raise the rainbow flag, celebrating our unity and pride.
Wednesday June 5th: 6th Annual 2019 Niagara UNITY Awards: Presented by TD @ Amici’s Banquet & Conference Hall, Thorold 2740 Merritville Highway 6pm-8:30pm
Pride Niagara is happy to announce the 6th Annual 2019 Niagara UNITY Awards: This gala showcases the important successes of individuals and groups that have made an impact for the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Plus (LGBT+) community here in the Niagara Region. The Niagara UNITY Awards will be held on Wednesday, June 5th at Amici’s Banquet & Conference Centre, Social Club (2740 Merrittville Highway, Thorold) with doors opening at 6pm. Featuring an opening winery reception, silent auction, formal three course dinner. Pride Niagara is excited to welcome our guest performer Toronto’s infamous drag comedian Heroine!!!
Thursday June 6th 1st Annual ALL AGES Pride Prom @ Warehouse 11 Geneva Street, St. Catharines, 8pm-12am
Pride Niagara is excited to announce our 1st Annual ALL AGES Pride Prom: Thurs.June.6th (Ages 13+) with hosts Miss Pride Niagara 17/18 Cara Scene & The Empress Claudia Silva 👑 Everyone needs to dance and celebrate their pride on PROM NIGHT! A night filled with -Featured DJs -Special guest Drag performers -Electing a Prom King & Prom Queen – Professional photographer taking traditional Prom Style Photos – Free swag – Ages 13+
Saturday June 8th: 8th Annual PRIDE in the PARK: Presented by Niagara Casinos! @ Montebello Park 64 Ontario St – St. Catharines 12pm- 10:30pm
SATURDAY June 8th between 12pm – 10:30pm at Montebello Park in St. Catharines, #PITP2019 is an outdoor all ages PRIDE festival with LGBT+/LGBT+ friendly entertainment. With Live musical acts, family friendly activities, food and merchandise vendors, a fully licensed area with DJs and dance floor and more!
Pride Niagara is SO EXCITED to welcome from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11 Ra’Jah O’Hara ♥ WITH RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3 ,Emmy Award winner (1st time in Canada) Delta Work ♥ WITH RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 ,All Stars 2 and breakout Netflix sensation the one and ONLY *Tongue Pop!!!* Alyssa Edwards ! With stage performances followed by a Meet & Greet. Saturday June 8th WRAP It UP Official Pride Niagara Closing Party: with Positive Living @Detour Music Hall, 88 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines 11pm- 3am
Niagara Pride week comes to a close with the 8th Annual PRIDE in the PARK: BUT the celebration doesn’t stop! Pride Niagara want you to “WRAP IT UP” SATURDAY June 9th The Official Niagara Pride Closing Party at Detour Music Hall W. host Vanity a la Mode! SATURDAY June 8th | Detour Music Hall | 88 St. Paul Street Saint Catharines | Doors open at 11pm | $5.00 cover|19+