Alt Pride Fest is having its second Annual march and festival!
2nd Annual Alt Pride Two-Spirit, Trans, and Genderqueer Solidarity March and Festival
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Saturday July 5, 2014, 11 am – 5 pm
All of the events are open to people of all ages. Everyone is invited!
11 am: Sign-Making at the Fernwood Community Centre (1240 Gladstone Ave) at 11:00am. Materials will be provided, but also feel free to make your sign beforehand!
12:30 pm: March Gather in front of the Fernwood Community Centre at 12:30pm. March will depart at about 1:00pm and head towards Stadacona Park (1545 Pandora Ave) to enjoy the Alt Pride Community Festival from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.
March route: Fernwood Community Center to Fernwood Road turning left and heading up to Yates. Yates to Stadacona Ave and will end at Stadacona Park for the Alt Pride Community Festival! The march route is 1.4 km and should take 30-45 mins, moving slowly.
1:30 pm – Alt Pride Community Festival! Join for food and hangouts, meet new folks, get connected to community resources, try on binders (supplied by UVic Pride Center), a clothing swap, and fun times! Bring all the stuff you would bring for a day at the park such as sunscreen, chairs/blanket, games, frisbee, soccer ball, etc. Some foods will be provided but feel free to contribute anything that doesn’t have foodsafe concerns (ie. no dishes with mayo or dairy). Items (non-valuables only) and food can be dropped off at the park prior to the march where volunteers will be setting up for the arrival of the march
Find out more
To find out how to join the facebook group, ask questions, figure out bus routes, or volunteer, please check out Alt Pride Fest.
See you on Saturday!!