White Rock Pride Week takes place July 19 – 26 this year with a message of inclusivity, diversity and love for everyone. Hosted by the White Rock Pride Society, in collaboration with the City of White Rock,  events take place throughout the week and everyone is welcome!  Here’s your “Guide to Pride” in White Rock:

Pride Flag Raising

July 19, 2024
In Front of White Rock City Hall

White Rock Pride Week kicks off with the Pride Flag raising at City Hall. This is an important moment to recognize and celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and the diversity that makes our city so vibrant. The White Rock Pride Society will raise the Pride Flag to mark the start of a week-long celebration of inclusivity and acceptance. Come show your support, meet new friends, and start Pride Week with a bang.

White Rock Pride Ride

July 19, 2024

Snag a seat on a restaurant patio along the ride route, stake out a premium sidewalk seat to cheer on the third annual Pride Ride, or decorate your car and participate! Almost 100 vehicles, all of which will be brightly decorated with rainbow balloons, streamers and more, will make their way through White Rock and along Marine Drive. Keep an eye on Facebook for updates about the exact route and timing.

White Rock Pride Week

White Rock Pride Family Day

July 20, 11AM – 4PM
Miramar Plaza | 15165 Thrift Avenue

Celebrate Pride at a joyful, family-friendly street festival! Savour delicious food, browse unique local vendors and be dazzled by fantastic local talent. This year’s highlights include an electrifying Taylor Swift drag performance, whimsical fairies, playful clowns, and incredible youth showcases. Kids will delight in carnival games and face painting, creating a magical day for all. Bring your family and friends—everyone is welcome to join the celebration!

Pride Mingler

July 22, 6:00 – 8:00PM
White Rock Beach Beer Company | 15181 Russell Avenue

The White Rock BIA invites everyone to meet and mingle with proud local businesses, community partners, friends and allies. Enjoy tasty libations and lively conversation as we celebrate Pride together.

Love is Love Gala

July 26 @ 5:30PM
Peace Arch Curling Club | 1475 Anderson Street

Get ready for a night of love, diversity, and celebration at the Love is Love Gala/Fundraiser! This unforgettable evening will feature live entertainment, a dazzling drag queen, a live and online silent auction, a delicious dinner, and much more. With a Gilligan’s Island theme, come dressed as your favourite character or don your best island attire. This event promises to be the “mother of all parties”—don’t miss out! Tickets are available here.

Watch the White Rock Pride Society’s Facebook and Instagram pages for updates and more information about events.