Celebrating the 2SLGBTQ+ community, Calgary Pride Week features a wide variety of free events between August 26th and September 5th, concluding with the 2022 Calgary Pride Parade and Festival. Celebrations begin the weekend of August 26th with a flag raising ceremony at City Hall, followed by the Pride Kick-off Event at Central Memorial Park.
The Calgary Pride Parade and Festival will be happening in-person on Sunday, September 4. The parade starting at 11 a.m. will be taking place along 9th Avenue and will lead into East Village. Following the parade, the vibrant festival starting at 12 p.m. will be at Fort Calgary and will feature a variety of performances, food truck vendors, kid-friendly activities, a vendor marketplace, and a beer garden - all along the beautiful Makhabn (Bow River).
All information regarding Calgary Pride Parade and Festival can be found at calgarypride.ca
We’re celebrating Pride by highlighting some of the most influential 2SLGBTQ+ artists and anthems of all time!
Organizations supporting the 2SLGBTQ+ community:
The Calgary Queer Arts Society, formerly known as Fairy Tales Presentation Society, is a nonprofit... CLICK LOGO FOR MORE
Centre for Sexuality is a non-profit organization that has been leading the way in the areas of sexuality, healthy relationships, human rights, gender identity, sexual orientation, equality and consent for more than 40 years in the Calgary community...CLICK LOGO FOR MORE.
Freddie is a virtual PrEP program designed to make your PrEP experience easy and hassle free...CLICK LOGO FOR MORE.
The Alex is a hub for vulnerable Calgarians, with a reach to our highest-need areas. With clinical... CLICK LOGO FOR MORE
Skipping Stone Foundation is a Calgary based non-profit working to connect trans and gender diverse youth, adults and families with comprehensive and low barrier access to the support they need and deserve...CLICK LOGO FOR MORE