York Pride Fest 2017 - June 9th-18th
Celebrating diversity and promoting inclusivity in York Region
Our Mission
To organize festivals, events, entertainments and other initiatives which, in the context of sexuality and gender identity, across York Region and beyond, illuminate and celebrate human diversity, captivate the general public, inspire inclusivity and foster harmony and acceptance.
Important News!
For our 2017 Pride Parade and Pride On Riverwalk events on June 17th, we have already held two volunteer orientation sessions and we will be holding our third and final session next Sunday 11th June at 6pm. This will be located at the Newmarket Community Centre on Riverwalk Commmons.
If you would like to volunteer for these events, please register as a volunteer and attend the orientation session on Sunday. For the majority of our volunteer positions, volunteers must attend one of our orientation sessions.
Our Volunteers
... past and present, have included both members of the local LGBT community as well as representatives from the following local community organizations:
Volunteers at Pride In The Park
Some of our amazing 2015 event volunteers
York Pride Fest offers opportunities for both year-round volunteers and event volunteers.