Moose Jaw Pride
The Pride Parade on May 28 starts at the CP Rail Parking lot (west of the train station), then travels up Main Street, turns right on Athabasca St and ends at the Moose Jaw Library.
If you want to walk with SEIU-West, we are meeting in the CP Rail Parking lot between 11:30 & 11:45 am. The parade starts at noon. Contact Tara at 306-630-5976 for more informaiton.
Schedule of Events
Sunday, May 22
Virtual Flag Raising - 9 am
This event, at the Western Development Museum, will be livestreamed on the Moose Jaw Pride Facebook page.
Faith Service - 10:30 am
Queer people and families in Moose Jaw are invited to join the affirming congregation at St. Andrew's United Church in Moose Jaw for an inclusive service. The Service will also be livestreamed on the Moose Jaw Pride Facebook page.
In-Person Flag Raising - 12 noon
Nature Day - 2-6 pm
Join us in Wakamow's Kiwanis Park for a Pride Paddle! Bring your own canoe or kayak, if you want, and come for the camaraderie on a lazy afternoon in the sun or shade.
Sunday Night Virtual Social - 7 pm
Online social with Erin.
Monday, May 23
HIV & Tea - 11 am - 4 pm
Join Taylor Carlson at Moose Jaw Pride to learn all you need to know about HIV Self-testing, pre and post test connections to care, barriers to care in our community and ways to navigate them, as well as a cozy cup of chamomile tea and biscuits.
Everyone will receive an HIV Self-test to take home so that when you or someone you care about is "ready to know" their status, they can.
This is a free come and go event. Come any time between 11am and 4pm.
Virtual Share 'N' Tell - 7pm
Tuesday, May 24
Coming Out Campfire
Join old friends and new for a Coming Out Campfire. You can share or just listen. All you need to bring is yourself.
Wednesday, May 25
Queeraoke & Poetry & Open Mic - 7 pm
Are you a poet, musician, performer, or karaoke star? Come and give it your all, or just enjoy the atmosphere at this event.
Hosted by Rainbow Retro Thrift Shop. Note: this is a licensed event.
Thursday, May 26
GSD D&D - 7 pm
Join Dungeon Master Wrenn, virtually, on a GSD Dungeons & Dragons one-shot campaign. Send a Facebook message to the Moose Jaw Pride page for signup info.
Friday, May 27
GSA Flag Raising - 12 noon
Join 2SLGBTQIA+ and allied youth, families, and educators at Riverview Collegiate for a special, youth-led and organized Pride Flag Raising.
Queer Film Night - 6:30 pm
It's a Queer Double Feature Picture Show Pajama Party! Bring yourself and a friend or two or three or come and meet some new friends, enjoy buttery popcorn, rainbow candied popcorn, espresso cafe beverages made to order, and two back-to-back films that will absolutely make you cry and, hopefully, see yourself or someone you care about in and find joy.
6:30PM Doors open
7:00PM Portrait of a Lady on Fire | A French historical romantic drama film written and directed by Céline Sciamma, starring Noémie Merlant and Adèle Haenel. Set in France in the late 18th century, the film tells the story of a lesbian affair between an aristocrat and a painter commissioned to paint her portrait.
8:45pm Drunktown's Finest | Written and directed by Sydney Freeland and staring Jeremiah Bitsui, Carmen Moore and Morningstar Angeline, meet three interconnected people living on a remote Navajo reservation including a sex worker and a beautiful trans woman. It's an authentic portrayal of a trans woman of colour, played by a trans woman of colour, in a film also written and directed by one.
Hosted by Rainbow Retro Thrift Shop
Saturday, May 28
Pride Parade - 12 noon
Drag Bingo Extravagalaganza - 7pm - Sportsman Centre - Wakamow
It's a Spring Fever Dream Drag Bingo Extrava-gala-ganza featuring the 31st Imperial House of Three Gays vs. The Golden Girls. Come "feel the love"!
Get your tickets online for $25.00 and include 8 rounds of bingo and three cards per round. That's 24 chances to win!
Increase your odds by purchasing extra cards—$5.00 for 3 more cards (per round)
Plus drag performances throughout the night that will have you sweating, laughing and dancing.
Cash bar and 50/50 tickets available. 9 pm snacks provided and included with cost of ticket.
**Events are subject to change.
For more details and all event information, keep your eyes on Moose Jaw Pride's Facebook page.