Pride House Vancouver, the first ever Olympic House for the GLBTQ community, will open with an official ribbon cutting ceremony and celebration on Thursday, February 11th beginning at 2pm.
Located at Qmunity (1170 Bute Street at Davie), the grand opening celebrations will include musical group Sugarbeach, some sports excitement and what organizers are promising as an “innovative ribbon cutting ceremony”.
Vancouver Pride House is being promoted as a place to meet up, to connect with friends, to get information and resources, to trade Olympic pins, to buy Pride House paraphernalia and a welcome centre for the GLBTQ community visiting Vancouver during the Olympics. Workshops are also being planned including discussions about homophobia in sport and increasing visibility of LGTB athletes.
Score on Davie, the official celebration venue for Pride House Vancouver, will open February 12th. Score on Davie will feature Olympics on their televisions throughout the Olympic (12-28 February) and Paralympic (12-21 March) Winter Games.
Vancouver Pride House will be open February 11-28 and again March 12-21 from 10am to 7pm at Qmunity located at 1170 Bute Street.
Vancouver Pride House Celebration Venue, open February 12-28 and again March 12-21 during its regular business hours, is located at Score on Davie at 1262 Davie Street.
Whistler Pride House will open February 8th through March 21st from 10am to 10pm daily (subject to change) and is located at the centre of Whistler Village at the award winning boutique hotel of Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre.
Visit http://www.pridehouse.ca for more information.