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THE WEEKEND GUIDE

THE WEEKEND GUIDE

Our recommended events for the weekend.

WE’RE ALL WINNERS
StandOUT Awards
What: 
Ceremony recognizing the contributions of outstanding individuals in the local LGBTQ2+ community.
When: 
Tonight, 6pm to 10pm.
Where:
Roundhouse (Davie St. at Pacific Ave.).
Why: 
Salute our local heroes.
How much: 
$25 online.

OPEN HOUSE!
Doors Open Vancouver
What:
Self-guided tour through 16 different distinctive buildings in Vancouver, including the Marine Building, Orpheum Theatre and City Hall (pictured, all dolled up for Pride last year).
When:
Saturday, 10am to 5pm.
Where: 
List of participating buildings at doorsopenvan.ca.
Why: 
All-access pass!
How much: 
Free.

EASTERN PROMISES
East Side Pride
What: East Van’s own Pride celebration takes over Grandview Park with live performances, food vendors and a chill, Eastside vibe.
When: Saturday, 12pm to 6pm.
Where: Grandview Park (1657 Charles St.).
Why: Get geared up for Pride!
How much: Free.

SUMMIT OF US
Chris Derksen’s Orchestral Powwow
What: Chamber symphonic work where the classically-trained Allegra Chamber Orchestra follows the lead of The Chippewa Travellers’ Powwow drum. Part of the Queer Arts Festival.
When: Saturday, 7pm.
Where: Roundhouse Turntable Plaza (Davie St. at Pacific Ave.).
Why: Move to the beat of a different drum.
How much: Free.