Vancouver Queer Arts Festival (June 18-July 8, 2022)
The Vancouver Queer Arts Festival amplifies unique perspectives and lived experiences from the LGBTQAI2S+ community through art, film, and literature. Artists from many cultural backgrounds will explore the 2022 festival theme of “Hauntings” in both playful and profound ways.
Vancouver Pride Parade and Sunset Beach Festival (July 31, 2022)
Vancouver’s West End will once again become a vibrant celebration hub as the 44th annual Vancouver Pride Parade winds its way through the neighbourhood (the first time since 2019). Organizers are also launching a raft of supporting events, including Pride Lounges, live performances, and more. This year’s festival theme of #TogetherAgain celebrates the beauty that comes from reuniting and uplifting of LGBTQ+ communities. Tickets for July’s Together Again events will be released on June 20, 2022.