The 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
Official website: http://www.nanaimopride.org