21 Feb 2019
Central Alberta Pride Society is excited to announce February 21 and 28 as Pride Days during the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer.
Pride Days will be celebrated with a similar event each night. Included are an educational expo featuring local partner organizations followed by a drag show and dance. Drag show performers include local quartet 4Q which includes Kelli Eletrix, Sparkle Emotion, Ruby Harte and DD Fierce. Music will be provided by DJ Suco.
“We’re thrilled to be part of this important moment in Red Deer’s history, and are excited to invite residents and visitors to show their pride while celebrating our community and enjoying our excellent local talent,” said Shannon Humphrey, Chair, Central Alberta Pride Society. “Red Deer is the first city to include official Pride Days during a Canada Games and we couldn’t be prouder to be part of this important moment in Red Deer’s History. We are honoured to have been invited to lead what will hopefully become regular practice in future Games events.”
Pride Days Drag Show & Dance
Canada House, 52 North Music + Cultural Festival
5205 48 Avenue
- 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. – Educational expo featuring local partner organizations, including TANAS, Youth HQ, Franco Queer, local QSA and GSA groups, RDC’s Pride on Campus, and more
- 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. – Drag show, with dance to follow
Admission is free. Guests of all ages are welcome.
For more information, visit http://centralalbertapride.ca/events.