Pride of Place Carleton Place Pride Festival - theHumm July 2019
Pride of Place Carleton Place Pride Festival - theHumm July 2019
Carleton Place resident and Pride organizer Byron Wilson is happy to announce that the town will be celebrating their second annual Pride Festival on Saturday, July 20 from 11am to 4pm at Junction Park (behind the Wool Growers at 142 Franktown Road). Byron explains that: “this is a big thing for our community — the local support is amazing! We have many different vendors including local businesses, non-profit organizations and large corporations alike.”
The Carleton Place Pride Festival will also feature food, a Kids’ Fun zone, face painting, a drag show, a lip sync battle and DJ spinning all afternoon. It’s a great event for all ages! Byron adds: “as an openly gay resident of Carleton Place, and having been a female impersonator for sixteen years, I am happy to see this progress happening.”
Byron is joined by seven other committee members on LGBT CP: Frances Ebbrell, Angie Mills, Paolo Villa, April Marie Wood, Kate Murray, Peter Harrison and Kory Earle. Byron says that the committee welcomes input and suggestions from everyone in the community. They are planning to celebrate all week long, starting with a flag-raising ceremony at the Carleton Place Town Hall on July 14 and culminating with the Pride Festival on July 20.
If you would like to be a part of this amazing and colourful day by becoming a vendor or volunteer, you can reach the LGBT CP president by email at firstname.lastname@example.org . Follow Carleton Place Pride Festival 2019 on Facebook for details.
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