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2023 Pride Guide

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FOR MORE INFORMATION + full list of events goto or scan herePOUR PLUS D'INFORMATIONS + une liste complète desévénements VISITEZ ou scannez iciJULY 14 TO 23PRIDE GUIDE Plain Text Link

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FREDDY BEACH PRIDE BLOCK PARTYThe Pride Block Party is back again - this year, in Freddy Beach form! Doors open at 10PM. Performances start at 10:30PM with a splish & a splash of dance music throughout the night! Prepare to get wet and wild with your host, Eva Darling, and our glamorous cast, featuring:Damion Danger DixonPorcelain Barbie Sasha StratusSuccubus Dia MondeJustin ToodeepWith special guest: Miss Hunni Krüller!10PM - NBEX - 19+Hunni KrüllerCREATORS & COMMUNITY MARKETBe sure to check out our Creators and Community Market - a blend of our annual Maker’s Market & Festival Market. Come for the art - stay for the Ice Cream Social with Imprint Youth..12PM - CARLETON STREET - ALL AGESQUEER THEN 'N NOW DRAG BINGOJoin us at the NBEX for bingo, door prizes, & drag! Featuring Barb Wire, Heather Silk, Kessa Lulle, and Rapunzel K. Bra, who will be paying homage to queer music through the decades.8PM - NBEX - 19+ - $10FLAG RAISING CEREMONYCome start your Pride week off right at City Hall, where we will be raising the progress and trans flags over the city.12PM - CITY HALL - ALL AGES15151414

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LGBT PURGE PANELSolo Chicken presents LGBT Purge Panel: History, Human Rights and Using Art to Commemorate & Disseminate Queer History, a panel on their upcoming theatre work: Fruit Machine, premiering at Notable acts.6PM - ONLINE - ALL AGESGENDER EUPHORIA HAIR & NAILSJoin us at the Lile Hair Shoppe, by appointment, for some free pampering! You must register, and our trans and nonbinary siblings receive priority. Get your hair cut or styled, or get your nails done for some gender joy! Sponsored by Unlock Your Mind..12PM TO 5PM - LITTLE HAIR SHOPPE - ALL AGESPRIDE COMEDY NIGHTCome out to enjoy a night of queer comedy! Start the night off right with local queer comedians, then a gut-busting set from Dead Serious Improv, followed by our headlining sketch show “Gay Garbage”!6PM - CSAC - 19+Tom Hearn, Gay GarbageFOODIE DRAG BRUNCHJoin us for a family adventure with a light brunch and an all agesdrag show! Hosted by Ruby Ram with performances by Bella Tofana, Meatloafe, and Matante Maboule.1:30PM - ODELL LODGE - ALL AGES17171616  7 

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"Y'A UNE ETOILE" SCREENINGA musical documentary about Angele Arsenault and l’acadie queer, directed by Julien Cadieux and hosted by Barb Wire and Equinox. Doors open at 5:30. There will be English subtitles.6PM - CENTRE COMMUNITAIRE ST ANNE - ALL AGESPRIDE X GARRISON NIGHT MARKETFind us at the Garrison Night Market! We will have an interactive art installation, information, resources, and Pride merch!4:30PM - CARLETON STREET - ALL AGESQUEER YOGAEnjoy an evening of yoga with Lululemon ambassador Kris Murphy. This light beginners class will ease you into Pride Week..6PM - THE GREEN BY PICAROONS - ALL AGESREPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE PICNICJoin Reproductive Justice NB and Pride for a picnic on the Legislature lawn. Light snacks and lawn games will be provided. Join us for food, fun, and information. BYO picnic blanket!12PM - NB LEGISLATURE - ALL AGESA HISTORY OF DRAG IN NBJoin QHINB for our annual Intergenerational Panel! Our province has a vibrant and thriving drag scene, and we expect to hear from local drag artists about their experiences performing in NB.7PM - PROVINCIAL ARCHIVES NB - ALL AGESETHICAL NON-MONOGAMY & KINK DIALOGUES Join us for the third instalment of our dialogue series on Ethical Non-Monogamy and Kink. These back-to-back online panels will create space for open, non-judgemental dialogue and discussion. Come with questions or sit back and learn!.8PM ENM - 9PM KINK - ONLINE - 18+202019191818

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NATURE WALKWalk or roll along the Wetlands boardwalk with guide Kirsten Johnsen, identifying the natural flora & fauna of the region.10AM - OROMOCTO GATEWAY WETLANDS - ALL AGESQUEER ZUMBAEnjoy an evening of zumba with Colleen Jesso from the FreddyZ Crew to sweat your week off outdoors!6PM - THE GREEN BY PICAROONS - ALL AGESPARTY DE CUISINEWe're throwing a kitchenparty for Pride! Open toanyone wanting to experience a real Acadian party, even ifyou only speak English!Expect good music, Acadiandrag, dancing, and so muchfun..7 PM - WATERLOO TENT19+Barb Wire5 a 7We invite you to our 5 à 7, where we will have good music, gooddrinks, and good conversations. Hosted by your Francophoneboard chair, also known as Barb Wire..5PM - WATERLOO TENT ON GREEN - ALL AGESVERSE: A QUEER POETRY READINGCome celebrate queer literature and local queer poets with anevening of poetry readings.6PM - WESTMINSTER BOOKS - ALL AGES22222121

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Check out our socials or websitefor more information and a full list of events!www.frederictonpride.comSWELTERING SONGSAer the parade, head down to the Waterloo Tent for the finalnight of the Sweltering Songs festival, co-hosted by Pride!Check out Sweltering Songs for the full festival lineup..TBA - WATERLOO TENT ON THE GREEN - ALL AGESPRIDE PARADEJoin us for the 12th annualFredericton Pride Parade!Come show your Pride,rain or shine!3PM - DOWNTOWNALL AGESELDERPRIDE PRE-PARADE BARBECUEJoin ElderPride for an intergenerational BBQ with lawn gamesat Odell Park! ElderPride prioritizes older 2SLGBTQ+ adults..12PM - ODELL PARK - 18+2 SPIRIT, TRANS, & GENDER DIVERSE SWIMCome out and enjoy a private swim with friends and chosenfamily. Swim fee sponsored by ElderPride. Use code Pride20233:30PM - FREDERICTON INDOOR POOL - ALL AGESQT FATTIES CLOTHING SWAPJoin QT Faies for their annual Pride clothing swap, sizesXL - 6X. Masks required.12PM - CSAC - ALL AGES2323

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JULY 1 412PM - CITY HALL - Flag Raising8PM - NBEX - Queer Then ‘n Now Drag BingoJULY 1 512PM - CARLETON STREET - Creators and Community Market10PM - NBEX - Freddy Beach Pride Block PartyJULY 1 61:30PM - ODELL LODGE - Foodie Drag Brunch6PM - CSAC - Pride Comedy Night . Gay GarbageJULY 1 712PM - LITTLE HAIR SHOPPE - Gender Euphoria Hair and Nails6PM - ONLINE - LGBT Purge Panel8PM - ONLINE - Ethical Non-Monogamy and Kink DialoguesJULY 1 87PM - PROVINCIAL ARCHIVES NB - A History of Drag in NBJULY 1 912PM - NB LEGISLATURE - Reproductive Justice Picnic6PM - THE GREEN BY PICAROONS - Queer YogaJULY 204:30PM - GARRISON NIGHT MARKET - Pride x Night Market6PM - CENTRE COMMUNITAIRE ST ANNE - Y’a une Étoile6PM - WESTMINSTER BOOKS - Verse: A Queer Poetry ReadingJULY 2 15PM - WATERLOO TENT ON THE GREEN - 5 à 76PM - THE GREEN BY PICAROONS - Queer Zumba10PM - WATERLOO TENT ON THE GREEN - Party de CuisineJULY 2 210AM - OROMOCTO GATEWAY WETLANDS - Nature Walk12PM - CSAC - QT Faies Clothing Swap2PM - HARTT ISLAND - Big Queer Canoe w/ GTFO5:30PM - FREDERICTON INDOOR POOL - 2SLGBTQ+ SwimJULY 2 312PM - ODELL PARK - ElderPride Pre-Parade BBQ3PM - DOWNTOWN - Pride ParadeTBA - WATERLOO TENT ON THE GREEN - Sweltering Songs 7