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Ottawa – With the 2018 Capital Pride Festival in full swing, members of the media are invited to attend the 2018 Capital Pride Pageant.

The event will include local drag performers competing for the titles of Ms., Mr., and Mx. Capital Pride 2018, while host Kiki Coe and DJ Ash Gauthier keep things moving, along with performance from guest superstar Aja.

What: 2018 Capital Pride Pageant

Who: Various contestants and performers, including Drag superstar Aja and host Kiki Coe

Date: Thursday, August 23 2018

Time: 8 PM to 10 PM, Doors at 7 PM

Where: Delta City Center Hotel, 101 Lyon Street N

Capital Pride spokespeople will be available following the pageant.

The 2018 Capital Pride Festival takes place August 19-26, 2018 and includes two days of mainstage programming with rock icon Bif Naked and pop iconoclast Brooke Candy, an expanded street festival, 15 signature events, over 75 community events, and a parade of over 150 groups. See the 2018 pride guide here. Media passes for the Pride Pageant and Mainstage are available here.


Anastasia Pitcher, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, 613-680-3033, ext. 104 | [email protected]

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