2014 Pride Week Events

Celebrate PRIDE in Regina!
Our 2014 schedule of events celebrating the LGBTQ culture and community in Regina is now LIVE!

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MON JUNE 2
Pre-Pride: Sask. Flag Raising
  • 6:00PM
  • LEGISLATIVE BUILDING
    2405 Legislative Drive
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • All Ages
Hosted by: Regina Pride

Celebrate the start of Pride Month in Saskatchewan with a ceremonial flag raising on behalf of the Province.

We’ve invited representatives from Saskatoon Pride, Moose Jaw Pride, and Prince Albert Pride to take part and help us kick off another fabulous month!

Pre-Pride: Pride Social
  • 6:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 Broad Street
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • All Ages
Hosted by: Regina Pride

This event is followed by a social event at Q Nightclub to continue the celebrations.

Come and enjoy appetizers provided by Fresh & Sweet and your favourite drink from Q’s fabulous bartenders.

TUE JUNE 3
Pre-Pride: Steak Night
  • 6:00PM to 9:00PM
  • BUSHWAKKER BREWPUB
    2206 Dewdney Avenue
  • $25 Ticket

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  • Stairs
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+
Hosted by: Regina Pride

Waiting for Pride Week is like waiting for food to hit your table. Stop waiting and start your Pride experience off with a steak!

Support the 2014 Festival and enjoy the great company!
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SAT JUNE 7
Bringing out Community Together in Pride… A Family Affair
  • 2:00PM to 9:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 Broad Street
  • FREE
  • Stairs
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • All Ages/19+
Hosted by: Bruce & Avaughna Sanoir

Empress Elect Avaughna Sanoir and the Empress of Canada Foundation invite one and all to join her in conjunction with the RSAR and the Q Night Club for a day of fun and laughs.

Many events have been planned through out the day….Hot Tubing (Thank You Aloha Tubs), a Dunk Tank, A Chili Cook Off, Drag Races and much more. The day starts at 2pm and a BBQ will be provided at 5pm, Drink Specials all day and Family events as well. Bring your kids and enjoy a little PRIDE with us!

SUN JUNE 8
Pre-Pride: Community Fair
  • 12:00PM to 5:00PM
  • CORNWALL SHOPPING CENTRE
    2102 11th Avenue
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • All Ages
Hosted by: Regina Pride

Discover everything Regina has to offer!

The Community Fair is a showcase of Regina’s LGBTQ-focused community service & resource providers. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about what resources are available to you including sexual health, counselling, wellness, clubs, research, and much more!

Pre-Pride: Pride Potluck
Hosted by: Dignity Regina

Join Dignity Regina for a special Pride Potluck.

Please bring a main course, side dish, salad, or dessert as your contribution. Bring a lawn chair if the weather is sunny. BYOB.

Dignity Regina is a social and spiritual support group for
LGBT people of all faiths and of none. Everyone is welcome!

For location, please email:
dignityregina381@gmail.com

Pre-Pride: Queer City Trivia
  • 8 & 10PM
  • O’Hanlon’s Pub
    1947 SCARTH STREET
  • $5
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+
Hosted by: Pints & Prose Trivia

Test your knowledge with Pride Trivia!

Come play a round, or two, of Trivia at O’Hanlon’s Pub. It’s $5 for the night and prizes include candy, shooters, and food!

MON JUNE 9
Raise the Flag
  • 9:00AM
  • CITY HALL
    2410 Victoria Avenue
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Regina Pride
The 2014 Queen City Pride Festival begins with the ceremonial raising of the flag at Regina’s City Hall.

Come be part of this special occasion as we commence the festivities.

Raise a Glass
  • 5:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • FREE
  • Limited Access
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Regina Pride
Raise a glass to Pride Week and start things off at Q!

Start your night with munchies and champagne, then enjoy $3 Boh and the greatest hits of the Nineties!

Coming Out Party
  • 7:00PM
  • UNITARIAN CENTRE
    2700 College Avenue
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: UR Pride Centre

Is your story best told by song? By storytelling? By interpretive dance? Come share your “coming out” story in a fun and creative way! Bring a snack or dessert to share in our Snackluck. Liquid refreshments provided. All ages and identities welcome!

Find out more at: www.urpride.ca

TUE JUNE 10
All Fun and Games
  • 7:00PM
  • LES SHERMAN PARK
    Princess Street and 15th Avenue
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: UR Pride Centre

Come join us for an evening of fun and games in the park! Join in on games like capture the flag, potato sack races, three-legged race, giant Jenga, on target (it’s like curling but with Frisbees), or giant Scrabble. Or bring your own game to play! Liquid refreshments provided.

Find out more at:

www.urpride.ca

Q’d Up: Pride Edition
  • 9:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 Broad Street
  • FREE
  • Limited Access
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

Enjoy a variety of stimulating bass and good vibes from fantastic local DJs while taking advantage of the best beer prices in town!

WED JUNE 11
Buckets o’ Pride
  • 5:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 Broad Street
  • FREE
  • Limited Access
  • 19+
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

Not only are LONG ISLAND ICED TEAS just $3 all night, but we’re celebrating Pride with our bucket o’ beer specials! Enjoy buckets of domestic or import beer on the deck all night at fantastic prices!

RPL Theatre: MILK (2008)
  • 6:45PM
  • REGINA LIBRARY: CENTRAL
    2311 12th Avenue
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Regina Pride and Regina Public Library

His life changed history. His courage changed lives. Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who became a Gay Rights activist and city politician. His election made him the first openly gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. Based on the inspiring true story of Harvey Milk.

129 minutes, 2008, 14A

Pride Poetry Slam
  • 7:30PM
  • CREATIVE CITY CENTRE
    1843 Hamilton Street
  • $5
  • Stairs
  • Event Website
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Word Up Wednesdays

We’re partnering with Regina Pride to bring you a queer-themed battle of words and wit! We’re turning regular slam rules on their head and allowing props and costumes!

Feature poet Ryan Bradshaw is a Saskatoon-based performance poet, greeting card writer and a producer of 3 poetic stage shows.

Punk Rock Pride
  • 9:00PM
  • O’HANLON’S PUB
    1947 Scarth Street
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+
Hosted by: Regina Pride

Homo Monstrous makes glittery grunge music with extra shimmer and maybe some slime. They’re really into feelings, failure, and crushing existential nothingness. Bring your own umbrella. Featuring These Estates and DJ Ry Ry!

THUR JUNE 12
Gender Info Fair & Coffeehouse
  • 7:00PM
  • UNITARIAN CENTRE
    2700 College Avenue
  • $5 Suggested Donation
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: TransSask Support Services

Androgyne, pangender, neutrois, gender-fluid, and so much more. Have 5 minutes for a Gender Info Fair? Here is your opportunity to have your questions answered, and maybe even answer a few yourself. Share your experiences of gender through spoken word, music, dance, or other forms of expression.

For more information, visit www.TransSask.org

Karaoke at Q
  • 9:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 Broad Street
  • FREE
  • Limited Access
  • 19+
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

Belt out your favourite Pride anthem – your first song gets you a FREE drink!

Kick back and listen with friends as you enjoy our draft pitcher special. Flip through an entire library of music from every decade and genre and show off your shower-singing talent.

FRI JUNE 13
Friday Night Burgers
  • 5:00PM to 8:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • $10
  • Limited Access
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+ ONLY
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

Thank Goodness It’s FINALLY Friday!

Get out of the office and onto Q’s patio for our Friday Night BBQ!

Enjoy a burger with all the trimmings and a pint of beer for just $10!

White Dream: The White Party
  • 8:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • $5 or $10
  • Stairs
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+ ONLY
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

The hottest party in Regina! Featuring DJ Phunkneeguy, DJ HotTBoxXx and special guest DJs spinning late into the night while you dance up a storm in tight white tees and sexy white shorts – this event is not to be missed!

$5 with membership
$5 in theme
$10 non-members not in theme

SAT JUNE 14
2014 Pride Parade
  • LINE UP: 11:00AM
    START: 12:00PM
  • GLCR PARKING LOT
    13TH AVENUE & ROSE STREET
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Regina Pride

Lace up your Chucks and slap on your sunscreen. Take part in the annual Queen City Pride Parade through downtown Regina. Bring your friends and help make this the BIGGEST parade Regina has ever seen! Anyone can join in!

Info and REGISTRATION: Parade Page.

Parade Tips:
– Parade goes Rain or Shine! – Be early – don’t hold us up! – Be there by 11:00AM!
– Dress up!
– Follow the rules
– Give – don’t throw – freebies! – Wear the right shoes
– Bring sunblock and bug spray – Respect everyone!
– Watch out for vehicles
– Keep up with the pace
- HYDRATE – Have fun!

OUT in Victoria Park
  • 1:00PM
  • VICTORIA PARK
    12th AVENUE & LORNE STREET
  • FREE
  • Accessible
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Regina Pride

The fun continues with our 3rd annual festival in Victoria Park!

Enjoy performances by DEKO-ZE – Vanessa Cardui – Hello, Lady – and other guest acts!

Grab a drink in our BIGGER Beer Gardens and browse the Pride Marketplace. Have lunch at our BBQ and let the kids go wild in the Dino-Bouncer and Kids Zone.

We wrap up this year’s OUT in Victoria Park with a drum performance by ALLIES HONOUR YOU, presented by Regina Pride and the Dunlop Art Gallery.

Pride After Party Feat. DEKO-ZE
  • 9:00PM
  • THE GERMAN CLUB
    1727 ST. JOHN STREET
  • $10 or PRIDE PARTY PASS

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  • 19+
Hosted by: Regina Pride

Paint the Town with the official Pride After Party!

Get loose on our dance floor with Snakeboots and MISS BLISS opening followed by DEKO-ZE on deck!

DEKO-ZE has been named Toronto’s best DJ by Xtra!, NOW Magazine, and the Toronto DJ Festival. DEKO-ZE has played at venues around the world and now is your chance to hear him LIVE in REGINA!


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All proceeds from this event go back into making the Queen City Pride Festival even better!

Thanks for coming out to Queen City Pride Fest 2014!

Let Them Eat Cake Drag Show
  • Door:8:30PM, Show: 10:00PM
  • Q BASEMENT
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • $5
  • Stairs
  • RSVP on Facebook
  • 19+ ONLY
Hosted by: Regal Social Association of Regina

Their Most Imperial and Sovereign Highnesses, Prince to the 23rd Imperial House of Hedonistic Heroes and Villainous Vixens, SR Dynasty and his lovely Princess 23, China White cordially invite you to “Let Them Eat Cake” a Prince and Princess Ball. This will be a night full of regal splendor; like an escape to Versailles with Marie Antoinette full of lavish outfits, drag entertainment, great drink specials, and don’t forget… cake!

All proceeds going towards support for this year’s great organizations in Saskatchewan: the Palliative Care Unit, Aids Programs South Saskatchewan, Do It With Class, Regina Pride Inc. and Avenue Community Centre

Paint Party
  • 10:00PM
  • Q DANCE FLOOR
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • $10 or PRIDE PARTY PASS
  • Limited Access
  • 19+ ONLY
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

Paint the town red, paint your face, paint a picture! Then dance the night away with Regina’s premiere DJs!

SUN JUNE 15
RSAR BBQ
  • 2:30PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • $10
  • Limited Access
  • ALL AGES
Hosted by: Regal Social Association of Regina

The RSAR along with Q Nightclub & Lounge invite you for one last Pride Week event. Come enjoy some great food and the best of times with your family and friends at Q Nightclub and Lounge at the annual RSAR Barbeque!

Come enjoy a burger and a beer (or favoUrite non-alcoholic drink) with all the fixings for this family and vegetarian friendly afternoon!
All proceeds going to the great organizations supported by the 23rd Imperial House.

DECK PARTY
  • 5:00PM
  • Q NIGHTCLUB & LOUNGE
    2070 BROAD STREET
  • FREE
  • Limited Access
  • 19+
Hosted by: Gay & Lesbian Community of Regina

Enjoy special deck cocktails all night long, and enjoy reliving your favoUrite moments from this year’s Pride Week with all your friends!