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Vancouver Pride Week Special Events
July 30 - Aug 6, 2018

 Gay Special Events in Gay and Gay-friendly venues, Vancouver

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Celebrities Night Club (1022 Davie St) PRIDE

Celebs Tuesday at Pride 2008
Tuesday July 31, 9pm-3am  INFO 

Ruts Pride 2018 W/ DJS Softieshan & Des 
Wednesday Aug 1, Doors 11pm  INFO

Brooke Candy at Pride 2018 
Thursday Aug 2, 8pm-3am ONLINE Tix $20

Joel Kim Booster (L.A. – Comedy Central – Conan) at Pride 2018 
Thursday Aug 2, Show 8:30pm ONLINE Tix $20.23

Grease The Drag Show Remix at Pride 2018
Friday Aug 3, 8-10pm INFO $10 cover

Felix Da Housecat at Pride 2018
Friday Aug 3, 8pm-4am ONLINE Tix $15

Downtown w/ Whitney Day at the Celebrities Underground for Pride 2018
Friday Aug 3, 10pm-2am ONLINE Tix $15

DJ Dickey Doo at the Celebrities Underground for Pride 2018 
Saturday Aug 4, 9pm-4am ONLINE Tix $15

Kandy at Pride 2018 
Saturday Aug 4, 9pm-4am ONLINE Tix $15

History Sunday at Pride 2018 
Sunday August 5, 2pm-4am INFO 

Pride at the Pier - Pride Society
Sunday July 31, 2018 5pm
The Shipbuilder's Square

Celebrate Pride on the North Shore with this all-ages alcohol-free dance party at Shipbuilder's Square. We are excited to partner again with the City of North Vancouver to hold the North Shore's Pride party for the second year, this time with more drag!

Wednesday Aug 1, 2018 11:30pm
The Junction, 1138 Davie St.

"East meets West" The BARRON GURL show is on every Wednesday night starting at 11:30pm! Hosts Carlotta Gurl & Isolde N Barron are sure to entertain you with their witty sassy humor, you don't want to miss out! $7 cover with DJ Del Stamp!

The Big Gay Sing 2018
Thursday August 2, 2018 8pm
The Red Gate Revue Stage, Granville Island

This fun-filled sing-along takes you out of the spectator’s seat and puts you right into the performance. Don’t even think about sitting back and just watching the show!! Our hosts will get you up on your feet, dancing and singing with us to our favourite gay anthems. And don't worry about not knowing the words. Lyrics will be provided! The venue is licensed. Get your PRIDE on and let’s celebrate how absolutely fabulous we are! Tickets: $25 available ONLINE

Thursday August 2, 2018 showtime 11:30pm 
The Junction, 1138 Davie St.

The Girls are back for a whole new season!!! Join us every Thursday until Mid September when the go into hiding. STARRING: Gia METRIC, Jane SMOKER, JEM, Kendall GENDER, Synthia KISS. $10 Cover.

Pride Kick Off Cruise
Friday August 3,
Boarding at 5:30PM, Sailing from 6:30-10PM
Harbour Cruises at Denman & Georgia Street on the Seawall

MV Britannia, DJ’s: Nick Bertossi & DJ RonnyB, Entertainment by: Raye Sunshine & Gia Metric. Pride Cruise come with a Roast Beef Buffet (included in your ticket price). Tickets: $60 ONLINE or at Littel Sisters, Celebrities Coat Check 

Chicks Ahoy! Pride Cruise
Friday Aug 3, 2018 7pm Boarding. 8pm-11pm Sailing
Magic Spirit, Plaza of Nations Marina Dock A 750 Pacific Blvd

If you're looking for some maritime mayhem and a rock-your-world dance floor surrounded by stunning scenery, this is your party. Let the swanky, yacht-tastic delights of Magic Spirit pilot you through a sticky, glittery, rainbow-filled evening of hot music, hot bodies, and hot summer fun. Our new boat, Magic Spirit has three floors, a 360-degree walkway all-around for panoramic views, a top deck with its own bar, and most importantly, washrooms on each level. $44.99 Early Bird| $49.99 Regular | Tix & details ONLINE

Friday, August 3, 2018  8pm-4am
XYYVR, 1216 Bute St.

Homo HipHop and RnB by DJ DOMTOP with performances by LA's #1 party girl RHEA LITRE
Vancouver's drag girl gand The BRATPACK & ultra sexy babe gogo dancer from LA SAM ORTIZ! Hosted by Jane Smoker. Tickets starting at $20.00 +s/c available ONLINE

Vancouver Pride with Queer As Funk
Friday, August 3, 2018 Doors 8pm
The Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St.

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

RUFF Pride
Friday August 3, 2018 9pm-3am
The Pint Vancouver, 455 Abbott St.

Sexy Gogo Performances by STEPHEN Mr. RUFF 2018, SHANE Mr. RUFF 2016, COLIN Mr. RUFF 2015, STEEVE B, ANUAR, CHRIS W, AARON, ALFONSO & making his RUFF Debut SEAN Sikorski!

TICKETS: $35 until August 3rd 5pm, $40 from 5pm August 3rd & at the Door, Online at (+Service Charge + Credit Card % Fee). Little Sisters, 1238 Davie Street (Cash & Debit). (+$2 Service Charge). Burly Barber, 1243 Burrard Street (Cash, Debit & Credit) (+$2 Service Charge).    

Terry Wallace Memorial Breakfast - Pride Society
Saturday August 4, 2018 8am
Jim Deva Plaza, Davie & Bute

Enjoy a buffet by-donation pancake breakfast in Jim Deva Plaza to commemorate one of our society's founders, Terry Wallace.

PLAZA Pride: Saturday Patio Party
Saturday August 4, 2018 2pm-8pm
XYYVR, 1216 Bute St.

With DJ Rafael Calvente, hostesses Venus & South, and the amazing bar staff of XY! Come hang out in the gorgeous afternoon sun on our super luxe patio with outdoor couches, tables, and we may even throw in a pool to cool yourselves off. And best of all there is NO COVER!

Saturday August 4, 2018  
XYYVR, 1216 Bute St.

The weekly Saturday night dance party is getting UPGRADED for Pride weekend. Starring CLUTCH favourite DJ BLACKLOW (LA) with opening set by DJ CAROLINA Drag Superstar BROOKE LYNN HYTES (Nashville) and gogo star SAM ORTIX (LA). Tickets starting at $25.00 +s/c Available ONLINE

Bearracuda Vancouver PRIDE SATURDAY
Saturday August 4, 2018 9pm-3am
The Red Room, 398 Richard St.

We're returning to last year's stellar venue: Red Room/Ultra Bar for PRIDE SATURDAY Get ready for an epic night at our old home with some famailiar and new faces on stage. Bearracuda will be flying in some sexy dancers and DJs for the party w/100's of guys partying all night!

DJ JOHN LEPAGE (SF) & more. Very hot and furry go-go's. 200 tix at $30 NOW AVAILABLE at or the Burly Barber - 1342 Burrard St. 200 tix at $40

Pure Pride Vancouver Starring : Willam and Friends!
Saturday August 4, 2018  
Harbour Event Centre, 750 Pacific Blvd.

Pure Pride’s 13th anniversary celebration presenting the “Best of the Best” starring international superstar, recording srtist and contestant from Ripauls Dragrace Season 4 ..Willam! DJ Matt Effect from Sydney, Australia along with Vancouver’s own Nick Bertossi will keep you bouncing till 4 am.

There will be mind blowing performances by Raye Sunshine, former Cirque du Soleil aerialist, Tyler Ayres, the Bratpack, Jo Durée ,Mimi Anmormi, the Pure Pride Boys and more! The night will be hosted by local drag legend Joan-E and be full of amazing energy, special effects and simply the best! Tickets $40 (+ fee) ONLINE

Love and Freedom THE DIRTY PARTY
Saturday August 4, 2018 
Imperial Vancouver, 319 Main Street

The beats… dirty. The men... dirty. The party... so dirty! Pride weekend’s sexiest new Pride event featuring filthy beats by International Sensation Isaac Escalante, an opening set by local favourite Del Stamp and provocative performances by XXX Star Austin Wolf. Opening set by DJ Del Stamp. Tickets $60 + fee ONLINE

Brunch and Parade Viewing at The Boathouse - Pride Society
Sunday August 5, 2018,  10:30am
The Boathouse Restaurant, 1795 Beach Avenue

Join us at the Air Canada Flight Lounge at The Boathouse. While watching the Parade, nibble on a west coast inspired buffet and sip on a refreshing drink from the cash bar. Buffet for this event will close at 1:30 pm. $45 Ticket purchase includes a chance to win a travel prize from Air Canada.

40th Annual Vancouver Pride Parade
Sunday August 5, 2018,  12-3pm
Robson to Denman to Pacific

Pride Festival @ Sunset Beach from 11am-6pm

Come by after the Parade or come early and dance all day beside the water! We will be ready for you.

Love and Freedom TEA DANCE
Sunday August 5, 2018 | After the Parade,  3pm-7pm
Waterview Special Event Space, 1661 Granville St.

Drink, dance and enjoy the spectacular view of this gorgeous venue at the 18th annual post-parade Tea Dance featuring House Music Master Alyson Calagna. This year with added décor and go-go performances. Tickets $20 + fee ONLINE

Pride GoGo Cruise
Sunday August 5,
Boarding at 4PM, sailing from 5-9PM
Harbour Cruises at Denman & Georgia Street on the Seawall

MV Britannia, DJs: Karsten Sollors & Kasha Kennedy, Entertainment by: Molly Poppinz & Karmella Barr. Pride Cruise come with a Roast Beef Buffet (included in your ticket price). Tickets $75 ONLINE or at Littel Sisters, Celebrities Coat Check


Pride Party Cruise
Sunday August 5, Boarding at 5PM, sailing from 6-9:30PM
Harbour Cruises at Denman & Georgia Street on the Seawall

MV Princess, DJs: Sprlvr & Charles, Entertainment by: Gia Metric & Synthia Kiss. Pride Cruise come with a Roast Beef Buffet (included in your ticket price). Tickets $60 ONLINE or at Littel Sisters, Celebrities Coat Check.

Sunday August 5, 2018  4pm-9am
Sheraton Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard St.

This party is an annual Pride favourite: part garden party, part day-club, full-on racket of elevated debauchery. Pillows, inflatable playthings, picnic blankets, pole dancers, lawn games, two dance floors (one inside, one out), and five—yes five—DJs, including Toronto's DJ/Singer power-house, Sandy Duperval, trained by the late legendary icon, Whitney Houston's mother, Cissy Houston & Rose Garcia of the Real L Word fame AND – for a limited time –the famous mixologist Robyn Gray will run the Red Bull Lab Bar, whipping up delectable cocktails customized just for you. Set in the beautiful garden at the Sheraton Wall Centre. $47.50 Adv. | Tix & details ONLINE

Untoxicated 2018
Sunday August 5, 2018  6-10pm
Bute & Davie Street

Featuring performances by Rupaul's Drag Race Stars Trixie Mattel and Sasha Velour, plus Piotr, Raye Sunshine, Jaylene Tyme, Del Stamp, and MC Alma Bitches and Crystal Clearly. Tickets $25 in Advance but SOLD OUT. Substance Free Event

HERSHE BAR - Pride Closing Party with Stephanie Rice(The Voice)
Sunday August 5, 2018  9pm-2am
Red Room Ultra Bar, 398 Richards St. & MIA, 350 Water St. @Richards.

The mother of all Pride parties – 10 DJs, two clubs, one indoor festival! HERSHE is so big it transforms two clubs (steps from each other) into one giant party—and might just spill out into the streets with food trucks. Two dancefloors, two thundering sound systems, lights, lasers, jets of confetti and world-rocking DJs in both venues. For 2018, we're welcoming Stephanie Rice from The Voice, Rose Garcia from The Real L Word, and a bevy of international and local DJs: Zehno, Dopamine, Kookum, Riki Rocket, Miss M & Slade to name a few. One ticket gets you into both Pride-pumping venues. $20 Early Bird, $25 Regular | Tix & details ONLINE

RUFF Pride Black
Sunday August 5, 2018 9pm-4am
Celebrities Nightclub, 1022 Davie St.

Join us at Celebrities Underground from 9pm - 3am with King of PANTS (SEA) & JSeth BREEZE (Atlanta). Performances by STEPHEN Mr. RUFF 2018 & the MEN of RUFF.

TICKETS: $25 Regular Price until 5pm August 5th, $25 from 5pm August 5th & at the Door. Available ONLINE (+ service charge), Little Sisters, 1238 Davie Street (Cash & Debit) (+$1 Service Charge). Burly Barber, 1243 Burrard Street (Cash, Debit & Credit) (+$1 Service Charge).

Love and Freedom GLITTER – The Main Event
Sunday August 5, 2018, 10pm-3am
Imperial Vancouver,  319 Main St.

We’ve moved our Main Event to Sunday night and added SO MUCH EXTRA! Enhanced production by Galactic Entertainment, performances by Sofonda Cox with Snap Boys and our world-class go-gos! Featuring International Hitmaker Yinon Yahel. Opening set by LandonJames. Tickets $80 + fee ONLINE

Love and Freedom UNITED PRIDE
Monday Morning, August 6, 2018, 3am-8am
Cabana Lounge,  1159 Granville St.

Our legendary afterhours closing party moves to an exciting new venue! For this special event, we are transforming Cabana Lounge into a Pride after-hours venue. There’s no holding back at the weekend’s grand finale with relentless beats, sexy men and essentially no curfew! Dance until 8am! Featuring Superstar DJ/Producer Eddie Martinez. Alcohol free event. Tickets $80 + fee ONLINE


Pride Recovery Cruise
Monday August 6, Boarding at 3PM, sailing from 4-8PM
Harbour Cruises at Denman & Georgia Street on the Seawall

MV Britannia, DJs Del Stamp & DomTop, Entertainment by: Jaylene Tyme & Kendel Gender. Pride Cruise come with a Roast Beef Buffet (included in your ticket price). Tickets $60 ONLINE or at Littel Sisters, Celebrities Coat Check

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