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The Festival

The Queen City Pride Festival is an annual, week-long celebration of the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*, and Queer) community of Regina and the greater region of South Saskatchewan. The festival features a series of events, organized by Regina Pride and other community organizations, that focus on highlighting our culture, history, achievements, and struggles. Every event strives to educateentertain, and enlighten participants on our sexual and gender diverse community. The Queen City Pride Festival takes place during the month June, along with Prince Albert Pride, Saskatoon Pride, Moose Jaw Pride, and Swift Current Pride. These festivals take place during Saskatchewan’s “Pride Month”, as proclaimed by the Government of Saskatchewan each year.

The Organization

Regina Pride Inc. is a volunteer-based non-profit organization focussed on outreach, community development, and celebration for the LGBTQ community of Regina through the Queen City Pride Festival and numerous other annual events. Throughout the year leading up to each festival, the Board of Directors hosts various fundraisers, seeks sponsorships, applies for grants, and spends countless hours working with other community organizations to ensure each Pride Festival builds on the past.

Jesse Ireland

Jesse Ireland
Co-Chair

Tyler Hopson

Tyler Hopson
Events Director

Bernard Mathieson
Community Liason

Dan Shier

Dan Shier
Co-Chair

Sarah Elizabeth
Volunteer Coordinator

Lisa Phillipson

Lisa Phillipson
Secretary

Robert Hughes
Sponsorship Director

Denise Unique
Treasurer

Autumn Bourque

Autumn Bourque
Member At Large