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🎭This four-day extravaganza, housed at the Salt Spring Island Farmers’ Institute, will feature a rich tapestry of events, including the Pride Dance featuring Queer As Funk, guest musicians, Pop-Up Open Mic, and workshops, offering something for everyone to enjoy and engage with.
🎉*FEATURING* Our Headlining Act Saturday Night Dance:
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✨The festival site is extensive and includes:
Dance Hall – Family Zone – Outdoor Festival Stage – Vendor Village – Workshop Domes – Beverage Patio
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⛺Pride Camping Village – lots of space for camping where festival goers can get to know their queer neighbours and have the full experience!
🎈Attendees will also be invited to join in the vibrant and colourful Salt Spring Pride Parade through downtown Ganges showcasing the spirit and pride of Salt Spring Island. The parade will be a visual feast, uniting the community and demonstrating Salt Spring’s commitment to celebrating diversity.
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The Salt Spring Pride Festival is made possible through the collaborative efforts of DAISSI (Diverse and Inclusive Salt Spring Island), community members, 2SLGBTQIA+ organizations, local businesses, and volunteers. It serves as a testament to the island’s commitment to celebrating diversity, fostering inclusivity, and creating a safe space for everyone to be their authentic selves.
The Salt Spring Pride Festival extends a warm invitation to locals, island visitors, and supporters worldwide to join us in unity and celebration. Whether you proudly identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ or stand as an ally, the festival embraces everyone with open arms. Secure your Early Bird Dance tickets, Festival Passes (NEW!), and Camp Sites, at discounted prices until March 31, 2024!
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🌀Get Involved!
Applications for Volunteers, Vendors, Workshops, Performers, and Art Installations can be found on our webiste!
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🌈About DAISSI (Diverse and Inclusive Salt Spring Island)
DAISSI (Diverse and Inclusive Salt Spring Island) is a grassroots Society fuelled by passionate volunteer efforts of many people, that centres 2SLGBTQIA+ voices and sees our – queer identified folks, friends and allies – lived experiences through an intersectional lens. DAISSI’s mission is to provide opportunities for queer socialization, create visible positive queer presence on Salt Spring Island, make referrals for specific needs, educational outreach and advocate for diversity and inclusivity.
For more information about the Salt Spring Pride Festival, including event schedules, ticketing information or to book a camp site, please visit our website at www.saltspringpridefestival.ca.
E-mail: daissievents@gmail.com
We respectfully acknowledge that we live and work within the ancestral and unceded traditional territories of the SENĆOŦEN and Hul’q’umi’num’ speaking Coast Salish peoples.

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