MAY
FRIDAY 29

Rae Spoon and Le Stack

Cost: $10 at the door

Calgary’s Rae Spoon is a songwriter, film score composer, music producer, multi-instrumentalist and published author. They have a voice that stops you in your tracks and a voice like no other.

Homegrown Hamilton, 27 King William Street at 6:00pm - 9:00pm

JUNE
TUESDAY 9

PRIDE BBQ PARTY

Cost: Entrance fee is $22.00 for locker or $27.00 for private room. FREE FOOD will be serve from 1pm to 7pm. You have to be 18 or older to enter and its for men only. Sorry no wheelchair accessibility.

Karel's Steam Baths, 12 Holton Av. North Hamilton Ont. L8L 6H4 at 11:00am - 8:00pm

Hosted by Karel's Steam Baths

Web Site: http://www.karelssteambaths.com/

 

TUESDAY 16

PRIDE SWIM AND SUNDAES

Cost: Free
Come join us at YWCA Hamilton as we celebrate PRIDE week with a family friendly event for all LBGTQ+ identified persons and allies to enjoy an evening of swimming and delicious “make your own” sundaes. Facility and pool are wheelchair accessible, gendered washrooms, family and single use change rooms, childcare not provided, family-friendly. For more information, contact Stephanie Frisina, Group Facilitator, Women’s and Girls Programs at sfrisina@ywcahamilton.org.

YWCA Hamilton, 75 MacNab Street South, Hamilton, ON L8P 3C12 at 6:00pm

Hosted by YWCA’s Young Women’s Advisory Council

 

TUESDAY 16

Women/ Trans/ Queer Only Bike Repair Night

Free. Come work on your own bike in a fun, supportive environment--we provide the tools, stands, and helpful volunteers!

1422 Main Street East at 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Hosted by New Hope Community Bikes

 

WEDNESDAY 17

Board Game Social Mixer, Pride Edition!

www.gameopolis.ca; gameopolis.hamilton@gmail.com

Cost: $5/person, includes unlimited board game play!

Wheelchair accessible, gender-neutral washrooms, family-friendly

223 King St. East, Hamilton ON, L8N 1B6 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Hosted by Gameopolis

Web Site: http://www.gameopolis.ca/

 

WEDNESDAY 17

PRIDE the Movie (2014) Screening at WAHC

Join us at the museum on Wednesday, June 17th at 8 pm for a FREE screening of the rousing and critically-acclaimed Pride: The Movie! Refreshments will be provided. This screening is co-presented by the Workers Arts & Heritage Centre and the Hamilton and District Labour Council in celebration of pride hamilton 2015.

51 Stuart Street at 8:00pm - 10:30pm

Hosted by Workers Arts & Heritage Centre

 

THURSDAY 18

My Pride is Political: Crafting Party

What to get crafty? SACHA and Space Between presents: My Pride is Political, Crafting Party. What do you want to see in Hamilton's LGBTQ community? What issues are of concern to you? How do you express your Pride? Join us for a crafting session with all material provided. FREE, EVERYONE WELCOME! Wheelchair accessible venue

YWCA Senior Active-Living Centre, 75 Macnab Street South at 5:00pm - 8:00pm

 

THURSDAY 18

Adam Bryan’s Down with Love Cabaret

Adam Bryan's Down with Love Cabaret takes place Thursday June 18th at 7:30 PM (doors at 6:30 PM) at the Staircase Cafe Theatre on 27 Dundurn St. North.  Co-hosted by Two Juliets and featuring performances by Hung Ovaries, Chelsea Granatier, Courtney Hrach, and Max the Lesser.  The venue is accessible!

More info here:
http://adambryan.ca/?p=128

Staircase Café Theatre, 27 Dundurn Street North at 7:30pm

 

FRIDAY 19

QUEER SLOW DANCE

Cost: PWYC, suggested $5
All ages, licenced event

Hamilton Artists Inc., 155 James Street North at 10:00pm - 1:00am

Hosted by Space Between. Learn more about Space Between at www.space-between.ca

 

SATURDAY 20

LGBTQ+ Symposium of Hamilton

Cost: Free
Workshops, panels, and community discussions. For a full schedule and to register, visit www.space-between.ca. Wheelchair accessible venue, all-gender bathrooms, and ASL provided. Please register to ensure accessibility requirements are available.

Crowne Royal Plaza Hotel, 150 King Street East at 9:00am - 5:00pm

 

SATURDAY 20

Queer People of Colour Cabaret

Cost: $10, at the door
Hosted by Matapa Music and Arts Organization and Space Between. Help us celebrate the talents of Queer Black, Indigenous, People of Colour in Hamilton! Attendees have the option of paying $5 to stay for the 90’s Dance Party following the event.

Crowne Royal Plaza Hotel
150 King Street East at 8:00pm - 10:00pm

 

SATURDAY 20

GINGER NATION

Cost: Tickets $20, $15 for students, available at the door by cash only or in advance online.

Shawn Hitchins' fiery account as a sperm donor is hilarious and heartfelt. On his personal mission to repopulate the earth with redheads, Hitchins discovers what it means to be ginger and proud. Written & performed by Shawn Hitchins. Visit babygumm.com for more info. Warning: Strong Language, Mature Content, 18+

The Staircase Theatre, 27 Dundurn St. N., Hamilton L8R 3C9 at 8:00pm

 

SATURDAY 20

SNAP! 90’s Dance Party

Cost: $10, at the door. Advanced tickets $5, space-between.ca No one is turned away due to lack of finances.
Hosted by Space Between. Wheelchair accessible venue with all gender washrooms. All ages event. Licenses. Bring ID.

Crowne Royal Plaza Hotel, 150 King Street East at 10:00pm - 1:00am

 

SATURDAY 20

Queering the Gaze Symposium: Subverting the Heteronorm through Contemporary Art

Featuring a panel discussion of artists Sophie Hackett, JJ Levine, and Alize Zorlutuna
Hosted by Hamilton Artists Inc. Wheelchair accessible venue.

Hamilton Artists Inc., 155 James Street North at 1:00pm - 3:00pm

 

SUNDAY 21

Rally at City Hall

*more details to come*

 

SUNDAY 21

Pride at the Pier

An afternoon full of friends, family, fun, and some fabulous entertainment! Please share the information with your friends. Vendors marketplace, bbq in support of United Way, a family area, and a beverage garden in a beautiful park setting.