Events

Monday, July 18

Flag Raising

11:00 a.m.
Tom Davies Square, 200 Brady Street

Everyone is invited to join us as we officially kick off the 2016 Fierté Sudbury Pride Week Festival. Cake and coffee will be served.

hosted by Fierté Sudbury Pride

Tuesday, July 19

The Artiste Trans Artistry Show

5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
The Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy Street

TG Innerselves and Myths & Mirrors team up to bring you an art show teeming with local talent. All are welcome to join this showcase of art by local trans identified artists. Meet and greet to follow.

hosted by TG Innerselves & Myths and Mirrors

Wednesday, July 20

Charity BBQ

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Fir Lane (Behind Child and Family Centre,  62 Frood Road)

minimum $5 donation

A BBQ in support of Fierté Sudbury Pride, hosted by the Children’s Aid Society of the Districts of Sudbury Manitoulin, the Child and Family Centre, Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS) and GSPS Chief’s Youth Advisory Council.  This event seeks to demonstrate our commitment to building positive futures for all children, youth and families and to strive at ensuring inclusivity, safety and wellness particularly for LGBT2SQ youth.

  • Free BBQ lunch for participating youth!  $5 minimum donation per person for BBQ (public)
  • Expressive arts project to inspire hope, wellbeing and confidence for LGBT2SQ youth
  • Service agencies, businesses and community members are encouraged to come show their support!

Réseau ACCESS Network Movie Night

6:30 p.m.
Imagine Cinemas, 40 Elm Street

Réseau ACCESS Network & RBC proudly present the queer cult classic Hedwig and the Angry Inch!

*donations welcomed

Open Mic Night

8:30 p.m.
Fromagerie Elgin, 5 Cedar Street

Join us with your songs, your poems, your ukuleles!  One of the most popular Pride events is back by popular demand. This inclusive event is open to everyone, no pre-registration required!

hosted by Fierté Sudbury Pride

Thursday, July 21

Annual Community Forum: Queer Seniors

1:00 p.m.
The Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy Street

Welcome Friends Association presents the film Gensilent, followed by a panel discussion with community elders and health care professionals. All are welcome to attend.

La diversité de Sudbury

5:00 p.m.
Centre de santé communautaire, 19 Frood Road

Fierté Sudbury Pride and the Centre de santé communautaire present a special movie night. Films to be screened are J’ai que’chose à dire and Haut et fort.

MSM Clinic

5:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Réseau Access Network, 111 Elm Street

Primary care, counselling, vaccination, treatment, and testing.

Community Kudos

8:00 p.m.
The Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy Street

$15 per person

Join us at the beautiful Sudbury Theatre Centre as we celebrate and honour some of Sudbury’s best queer champions and allies! Awards presentation to be followed by “A Queer Set” featuring special guest performers: Kelly Perras and John Newlines. The evening will include a silent auction and catering by Fromagerie Elgin.

hosted by Fierté Sudbury Pride

Friday, July 22

Poster Design Workshop

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Myths and Mirrors

In preparation for the Pride March, Myths and Mirrors will facilitate all of your pride sign and poster making needs. All are welcome, bring your creativity and your pride!!

*Donations of arts/crafts supplies very welcomed!

*FSP will transport any posters/signs to the park for you on Saturday.

Pride Prom

7:00 p.m.
The Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy Street

A fantastic “prom style” event for LGBTQ youth and their allied friends (18 and under). Food, dress-up (show your unique style!), prizes, dancing and more! Celebrity host Miss Fluffy Soufle will keep the party fun and fabulous! A youth event not to be missed!

Saturday, July 23

Pride March

1:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Memorial Park, 188 Brady Street

MAIN EVENT: The 2016 Pride March through the streets of Downtown Sudbury followed by a grand celebration in Memorial Park! A family-friendly event for everyone! Food, vendors, community booths and kid’s zone! Special guest artist Nari will be headlining an amazing lineup of live performers who will keep the party going all afternoon!

Youth Social

6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
The Open Studio, 93 Cedar Street

An opportunity for youth to mix and mingle after the big day! A safe, relaxed and inclusive space to hang out. Snacks, soft beverages and movies on offer!

Sunday, July 24

Spirit of Pride

11:00 a.m.
The Sudbury Theatre Centre, 170 Shaughnessy Street

St. Peter’s United Affirmed Church will offer a non-denominational service celebrating the LGBTQ community.  Join us in the spirit of peace, unity and reflection as we come together to close the 2016 Fierté Sudbury Pride Week!

hosted by St. Peter’s United Affirmed Church