Gay Vancouver Event and Nightclub Listings
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SUM Gallery, the only gallery in Canada dedicated to presenting queer art, is excited to announce inaugural exhibition Karin Lee: QueerSUM 心. Curated by Paul Wong and SD Holman, QueerSUM 心 is a solo exhibition of Vancouver artist Karin Lee's media works.
Queer Arts Festival (QAF) marks its landmark tenth anniversary with the multi-disciplinary summer celebration DECADEnce, running June 16 to 28, 2018 at Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre. The annual festival, which also commemorates Pride in Art’s 20th year as an artist-led organization, features a boundary-pushing, dialogue-igniting array of creators that amplify artistic risk-taking and incite creative collaboration and experimentation. The 2018 QAF will include the world premiere of Lesley Ewen’s work Camera Obscura; a 30-year retrospective concert honouring Barry Truax’s trailblazing work titled Skin & Metal: Homoerotic Music Theatre Works by Barry Truax; Operatic tenor Jeremy Dutcher's performance of traditional Wolastoqiyik songs from his debut release Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa (Maliseet Songs); performances from local art disruptors Su-Feh Lee, MACHiNENOiSY, and Erato Ensemble; the always popular Queeraoke closing night blowout, among many others. Regular 4-Show Flex Passes ($79) and single tickets are available ONLINE
Project Empty Bowl has become an annual signature fundraising event for A Loving Spoonful. The sole purpose of Project Empty Bowl is to raise funds so that A Loving Spoonful can continue delivering free meals and nutritional counselling & education to men, woman and children fighting HIV/AIDS. With your help, we hope to make Project Empty Bowl 2018 the most successful fundraising event to date! Tickets: $100
CELEBRATING the release of the new single 'Be Patient (Montreal Midnight Mix)', re-recorded in Montreal by Jordan Esau and available on all streaming services the week of the show! $8 online $10 at the door
Friday June 22, 2018 Showtime 10:45pm
The Junction, 1138 Davie St.
The Junction Presents: DIVA'S with host Sienna Blaze! Special Guests will be joining Sienna on stage!! DJ Drew plays your favorite all night long! This show brings you the best of Vancouver's Drag Scene and you know that you won't be disappointed! Cover $5.00
Sweet Bubbling Nights stars Sibel Thrasher, Justine Tyme, Marcus Mosely, Willie Taylor, Candus Churchill, Carlotta Gurl, and Daniel Szabo with Bill Sample, members of Queer As Funk, and House of La Douche.
A gala evening in support of the LGBTI Pulse Memorial Scholarship® which provides financial support to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex (and Queer) youth worldwide who are in pursuit of a university or college degree. Percentage of ticket sales and 100% of silent auction proceeds will benefit the Scholarship. Tickets Orchestra $45.25, Balcony $35.25 ONLINE
Saturday June 23, 2018 (Every 4th Sat)
Pumpjack Pub, 1167 Davie St.
Presented with Garcon Model – come down in your sexy underwear and dance the night away. Yes we have a clothes check if you want to change when you get here… you can wear your favourite undies, we won’t mind! Drink Special: Absolut Vodka (Including all flavors) Single: $5.75 Doubles $8.75
XY3YR Anniversary Party
Saturday June 23, 2018 10pm-3am
XYYVR, 1216 Bute St.
Join us as we celebrate 3 years of XY alongside DJ DOMTOP with performances by TIFFANY ANN CO & BIBI SOUPHRESH! That's right, we're bringing back the girls for this historic night to entertain you with a sickening midnight performance alongside everyone's famous cosmic moon princess DJ DomTop! Cover starting at only $5
Hosted by The king of D!icks: Del Stamp & The Queen of D!cks: LMA Bitches w/ supprt from Rob Feller. Do you want to win some money? Cash prizes available for 1st & 2nd + Give aways from Steamworks. Are you courageous enough to bare it all? Cover $5 after 11pm.
Chautauqua is an immersive extravaganza: part cabaret, part Tent Revival, part drag. There’s music, sing-a-longs, puppet shows and even an exorcism! The world may be falling apart, but Pearle will show you that there’s more that unites us than divides us! Get Tickets ONLINE or call 604.251.1363 Tickets are $25.00 (Plus $3.15 Service fee) = $28.15
Gay / Lesbian / queer line dancing, barn dancing and two stepping. Find us on the dance floor by going through the bar to the back and turn right, or head right after going in the door. From 7 to 10 pm – The last Friday of Each Month! Lessons start at 8pm & no cover
Come support the diner that keeps on giving. Save On Meats impact in the lower East Side is undeniable, and now they want to provide a new safe space for queer expression to flourish. Late Night Snack will fill you up, not just physically, but emotionally. Come take a bite, sit back, and enjoy your meal with a stellar show. Hosted by: P.M. and Continental Breakfast. Performances by: Alma Bitches, Maiden China, Rich Elle, & South East. Cash only event. $5 cover
It's time to get FRISKY with The Frisky Girl Show with Sienna Blaze and DJ MISS M! Featuring some amazing talent from our very own city, this show is super HOT! Come check out our show and then dance the night away with one of the TOP Lesbian DJ's in North America! Cover $ 5.00
Award-winning comedian Tracey Bell changes in seconds seamlessly to portray Celine Dion, Cher, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Dolly Parton, Marilyn Monroe, Liza Minnelli, Janis Joplin, Tina Turner, Shania Twain and more. With her own style of hilarious improvisation and sincere audience connection, she creates a unique, high-energy celebrity impersonation show designed to inspire people to have fun interacting and co-starring with her onstage during her tributes and parodies of the superstars.
Tickets at Little Sisters and ONLINE $20 in advance, $30 door. Partial proceeds benefit A Loving Spoonful. Tracey Bell donated $2300 to the charity at her April 6th show.
"QUEEN,PLEASE." a night of Decadent Drag & Saltry Stories!! Joan-E will be joined by special guests every second Friday of the month. Dj Drew will be setting the mood, with doors open at 9:30pm, Showtime 10:45pm & Cover charge $5
Join us to kick off Pride season at a stunning secret downtown rooftop location as we sip, savour and celebrate with friends, food and spectacular Pride-inspired cocktails. General Admission tickets - $150, Group of 10 General Admission tickets - $1250 ONLINE
Vancouver’s hottest, queerest party band, Queer as Funk returns to the Commodore Ballroom on August 3rd, for their annual Vancouver Pride kick-off party. Queer as Funk is so proud to be celebrating their 5-year anniversary in 2018, and the band is ready ready to party. Over the past five years, Queer as Funk has delighted audiences all over Western Canada with its tight rhythm section, hot horns, and killer vocals, bringing together some of the city’s best musicians in an explosive, high-energy dance band. There's nothing this tight-knit group loves more than performing together, and that love is palpable to audiences everywhere. Tickets are $25 advance through Ticketmaster, or $40 at the door ONLINE
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