Entries by Jonathan Niemczak

2018 Community Feature: Kinky Beverages

As a second-year sponsor, KINKY BEVERAGES is honored to once again be a part of a movement that exemplifies PRIDE in living the life YOU want. We are extremely grateful to continue a partnership with the LGBTQ community to help create new positive experiences and celebrate the lives of every person.  Just as our brand […]

2018 Community Feature: QX104 & 94.3 The Drive

Today’s Country QX104 and Winnipeg’s Greatest Hits 94-3 The Drive are pleased to once again participate in the Pride Winnipeg Festival. Whether you’re a member of the LGBTTQ community or an ally, Pride festivals are a powerful reminder of what’s been accomplished, and that there is still much more we all need to do. It’s […]

My First Pride Story

My parents were out at the lake during the day and they had no idea I was going to pride because I was too scared to tell them I was gay and wanted to go to the festival. I ended up going with a friend of mine not knowing what to expect from my first […]

2018 Community Feature: University of Manitoba

I am pleased that the University of Manitoba is once again participating in the Pride Winnipeg Festival. I know that our students, staff and faculty are committed to contributing to diversity on our campuses and maintaining a welcoming work and learning environment. I invite all members of the University community, including our alumni, to engage […]

#ForeverProud Block Party

A block party in support of Pride Winnipeg’s Resurgence Fund. Join us for awesome music from DJ Roy, entertaining hoop dancing, local drag queen superstar Victoria Lush, cold refreshments, and tasty food trucks! Beverage tent entry is 18+ with valid photo ID. When: May 25, 2018 | 8:00pm-12:00am Where: The Cube, Old Market Square FREE […]

Queer Beer is Here!

Pride Winnipeg and Half Pints Brewing Co. are pleased to announce that Queer Beer is here! What better way to ring in the 2018 Pride Winnipeg Festival than with a refreshing Manitoba made Queer Beer. The beer is brewed as a Helles, which is a German Pilsner. It has a mild taste, with a slightly fruity […]

My First Pride Story

I went to my first Pride event a long time ago. I felt so free as soon as I was there and wanted to let go of all the lies that I was living. I am a 46 year old intersex individual. Pride looks passed this. To them it was just a word. I was […]

2018 Community Feature: Oh Doughnuts

Oh Doughnuts’ support of Pride Winnipeg is a no brainer, it’s Gay Christmas! Since we are owned and operated by a lesbian, employ a diverse range of people from the LGBT2SQ+ community and welcome all to our humble little doughnut shop, we are delighted to support Winnipeg’s most visible (and fabulous) event. While we still […]

2018 Community Feature: MGEU

The Manitoba Government and General Employees’ Union is a progressive, democratic union representing 40,000 working Manitobans, making it the largest union in the province. The MGEU is committed to improving the working lives of all of its diverse members and all Manitobans. Achieving equality for all continues to be a large part of that work. […]

Mark you calendars for the second annual Two Spirit Pow Wow

Mark you calendars for the second annual Two Spirit Pow Wow By Melanie Ferris It’s the most exciting time of the year for some Manitoba folks—the launch of Pride Winnipeg happens on Fri. May 25 with a flag raising at Winnipeg’s City Hall. Soon after, the second annual Two Spirit Pow Wow will happen at […]