Nanaimo Events – Nanaimo Pride 2016 – Saturday, June 11th, 2016 – Sunday, June 12th, 2016

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Nanaimo Pride 2016The very first Pride Parade in Nanaimo is happening this June. Nanaimo Pride 2016 is a celebration of diversity, community inclusiveness, and harmony in the midst of differences. Some of the event highlights to watch out for are the pet parade, flag raising, dance performances and music entertainment.


Here’s a quick rundown of the schedule for the weeklong festival:


Flag Raising – Wednesday June 8, 2016 at 6pm, Nanaimo City Hall Grounds

Youth Voices of Pride – Friday June 10, 2016 at TBD, Nanaimo District Secondary School Gym

Pet Parade – Saturday June 11, 2016 at 11am, Maffeo Sutton Park

Pride Dance – Saturday June 11, 2016 at 8pm, Pleasant Valley Hall

Parade and Festival – Sunday, June 12, 2016, downtown Nanaimo


This event is hosted and organized by The Nanaimo Pride Society.



Event Name: Nanaimo Pride 2016

Date: Saturday, June 11th, 2016 – Sunday, June 12th, 2016


Location: Various Venues – Nanaimo    



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Publisher of Amazing Vancouver Island. Doug grew up in Kamloops and Vancouver. He is also the President of KIAI Angency, an Internet Marketing and Branding agency in Vancouver. He is an avid photographer and you can see his many pix of Vancouver Island on Flickr.

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