Are you ready for a ball? Vancouver is ready for some fun on the streets of the Westend and Davie village which is the designated Gay district of Vancouver. Falling over the BC long weekend in August we welcome the annual Gay Pride Festival and Parade. Find out here what to expect over this lively and most colourful of all parades and festivals this city has to offer.
Davie Street Block Party
Friday August 4th 2017
Davie Village between Burrard and Jervis – 6pm to Midnight
FREE for general attendance
RFID key chains for drink purchases are available here:
The Davie Street Party is back to wow your socks off! Presented by Fido, the Davie Street Party will have multiple stages, lots of delicious food, and great new art, along with so much more!
The Fido Silent Disco will be back again this year, with 8 DJs to get you moving! There is also the ChillZone, presented by the West End BIA and sponsored by Together We Can which will showcase many fabulous bands, poets, and other performers. The two stages (the Celebrities Stage and Jervis Stage) will be hot hot hot with talent.
Sunset Beach Pride Festival
Sunday August 6th 2017 – 11:00am to 6:00pm
The Pride Festival @ Sunset Beach takes place on unceded Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Territories.
Celebrate Pride in one of Vancouver’s most beautiful waterfront parks! Browse through over one hundred exhibitors in our Pride Market, including local artisans, supporters and community organizations. A variety of bands, drag performers and speakers will be featured on the main stage, with DJs spinning in the beer garden throughout the day.
39th Annual Vancouver Pride Parade
Sunday August 6th at 12:00PM Robson St, Denman St and Beach Avenue
Enjoy one of the most beautiful and diverse parades in the world. The Vancouver Pride Parade was granted civic status in 2013 and is one of the city’s flagship events! Attracting crowds of more than 650,000, the Pride Parade is renowned on the international stage as one of the largest and most successful LGBTQ2+ events in the world.