DAYSuntil WinterPride!February 4-9
2020 WinterPride Events
Creating opportunities to celebrate, advocate, educate and connect people, respecting the full diversity of the 2SLGBTQ+ community
Capital Pride announces the second annual WinterPride...
January 13, 2020
For immediate release Ottawa, Ontario – Capital Pride announced the second annual WinterPride festival today. Taking place February 4-9 during Winterlude, the National Capital Region will be dazzled by festive winter activities, performances, and much more! Building on the success of last years’ inaugural event, this years’ WinterPride aims to provide spaces for all members…Read More
Capital Pride appoints first-ever Executive Director
January 6, 2020
For immediate release Ottawa, Ontario – Capital Pride announced the appointment of its first-ever Executive Director today, Osmel Guerra Maynes, marking a major step in the organization’s growth – made possible through the support of federal, provincial and municipal funders, as well as its valued sponsors. Osmel is an experienced social justice activist, non-profit sector…Read More
Capital Pride Statement on Transgender Day of Remembrance...
November 20, 2019
On November 20th every year communities across the globe memorialize those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-trans violence. In 1999, a vigil was held to remember the murder of Rita Hester, a black trans woman. This moment in 2SLGBTQ+ history started an important tradition that has become the annual Trans Day of Remembrance….Read More