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Amanda Fotes

The Toronto Music Advisory Council has started exploring a new initiative to open city-owned spaces to DIY music organizations and promoters Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The departure of executive director Olivia Nuamah was a long time coming, some say, but the Pride board's handling of the situation has raised questions of transparency Read more

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Every Day She Rose, 2019

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Black Lives Matters’ action at Pride shatters a friendship in this of-the-moment play that asks all the right questions Read more

Theatre

Pride Parade 2019

Samuel Engelking

Marchers included YouTuber Gigi Gorgeous, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and city councillors. Pop star Carly Rae Jepsen performed on a float Read more

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Tanja-Tiziana

The 23rd annual event keeps Pride political with reliably creative signage Read more

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Trans March 2019

Samuel Engelking

Thousands took to the streets in a show of solidarity and resistance on the first night of Pride weekend Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Including Pride, Indigenous Arts Festival, Brian Jungen at the AGO, Electric Island, Toronto Craft Beer Festival and more Read more

Culture

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Samuel Engelking

LGBTQ asylum seekers persevere in the face of legal aid cuts in Ontario that are making a tough situation even worse Read more

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SAMUEL ENGELKING

After a five-year hiatus, the trailblazing party founded by late artist Will Munro is back for a one-off Pride event with a lineup that spans generations Read more

Features

Billie Eilish, PUP, U.S. Girls and more – here are the shows to catch this month Read more

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From neighbourhood festivals like Dundas West Fest to free music offerings at the Toronto International Jazz Festival, the fun is outside this summer Read more

Lifestyle

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Samuel Engelking

Slap on your sunscreen and enjoy more than 70 festivals and events happening over June, July and August Read more

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NOW critics pick the best movies and TV shows coming to the streaming platform this month, including Dietland, Milk and other titles celebrating Pride month Read more

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A Club Called Rhonda

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Taking place over four days concurrent to mainstream Pride, the indie fest promises underground vibes and zero corporate funding Read more

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Samuel Engelking

After a tumultuous year that saw Pride teeter on the brink of insolvency, organizers have planned a scaled down, more locally focused festival Read more

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Green Space Festival

Spencer Xiong

Danny Tenaglia and The Black Madonna headline Green Space Festival's TreeHouse rager at the Ex, while Drag Race stars hold down Barbara Hall Park Read more

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Yannick Anton

As it celebrates its 10th birthday, Yes Yes Y'all has grown into an indispensable community as well as a major part of the city's hip-hop and arts scenes. Read more

Features

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Samuel Engelking

Confidential backgrounder sent to Pride Toronto members ahead of special meeting Tuesday says the decision to disinvite police in 2016 has led to "mounting debt" for the organization Read more

News

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Samuel Engelking

A movement that no longer holds the promise of queer liberation doesn't deserve our labour Read more

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Samuel Engelking

At the tail end of the thousands-strong event, organizers created a quieter atmosphere to commemorate the loss of queer and trans lives Read more

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  • Green Space Festival

    Spencer Xiong

    Green Space Festival

    Historically held at Ryerson's Quad, the 519's Green Space Festival is moving its popular TreeHouse party to the CNE.

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    Tanja-Tiziana

    2017 Dyke March

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    2017 Dyke March

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    2017 Dyke March

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    2017 Dyke March

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    2017 Dyke March