Collingwood is buzzing with excitement as it prepares to host an extraordinary celebration of love, diversity, and inclusivity at Collingwood Pride from July 14th to 16th. This annual event brings together the community and visitors alike to honour and celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. With a wide array of incredible events lined up, we've curated a list of unmissable experiences that will make Collingwood Pride an unforgettable celebration. Get ready to immerse yourself in the spirit of pride and join the festivities in the heart of Collingwood!
- Rainbow Brunch at Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill: Indulge in a delightful Rainbow Brunch extravaganza on July 16th at Oliver & Bonacini Café Grill! This vibrant event takes place at the Westin Trillium event space and offers an exquisite brunch spread alongside mesmerizing live entertainment. Be captivated by the performances of fabulous artists like Baby Bel Bel, Heaven Lee Hytes, Devine Darlin, Imarra, and Gender Slay Quoi, as they bring their talents to the stage in a dazzling display of pride and creativity. Doors open at 12:30pm, and the show starts at 1pm.
- Optimist Club's Sponsored Pride Family Zone: The Optimist Club's Sponsored Pride Family Zone on July 15th and 16th is perfect for a fun-filled family experience. With a variety of activities, games, face painting, and interactive performances, this dedicated space ensures that everyone, regardless of age, can enjoy the festivities and create lasting memories.
- Shantay Drag Extravaganza with Brooke Lynn Hytes: Brace yourself for the ultimate Pride Weekend experience at the highly anticipated Shantay Drag Extravaganza! This electrifying Main Event will feature sensational performances by top female impersonators and special guests from the acclaimed television series RuPaul's Drag Race. Secure your tickets now for a night of fierce entertainment as international superstar Brooke Lynn Hytes takes the stage alongside extraordinary talents like Sofonda, Carlotta, and Devine.
- Pride Launch at Side Launch: Join us at our tap room on July 15th for a Pride night to remember! From 6:30pm to 8:30pm, come and enjoy a vibrant evening of beers, bellinis, tacos, and drag! Hosted by the incredible Devin Darlin and featuring Mira Fantasy and Regina Devil, this event promises an unforgettable experience that you won't want to miss.
- Collingwood Pride Parade: Don't miss the highlight of Collingwood Pride, the second annual Pride Parade on July 15th from 5:00pm - 6:00pm. Witness the vibrant procession as it winds through the streets of Collingwood, showcasing the diversity, love, and resilience of the LGBTQ+ community. The parade will be broadcasted live, allowing you to enjoy the festivities from anywhere you are.
Join us for this incredible celebration of love and diversity at this year's Collingwood Pride! For specific event details and the latest updates, please visit the official Collingwood Pride website at pridecollingwood.com.