Looking for a fun, all-ages, family-inclusive, sober, chill hangout space? alt pride has got you covered! Come join us on the night of July 8th from 6pm-9pm at Esquimalt Rec Centre for a social night of games and relaxation!
This event is taking place on Lekwungen territory, specifically that of the Songhees and Esquimalt nations. alt pride fest is a celebration and gathering that centers and prioritizes Indgenous people, particularily two-spirit people. We ask all people to be critical of the colonial constructs of gender and sexuality, and to respect and honour both others’ and their own traditional and cultural ways of understanding gender and sexuality.
— This event is tentative: we are waiting on the booking confirmation that will come next week. We will update the event as soon as we hear back —
What: An all ages sober night of games and social hangouts! We are renting out three rooms of Esquimalt Centre and holding a games night. Drinks and light snacks will be provided. More details, including what rooms will host what kinds of games and what food will be available TBA.
When: July 8th, 2017 6pm-9pm
Where: Esquimalt Rec Centre, 527 Fraser Street, Esquimalt, BC V9A 6H6
Games will include:
• Mario Kart 8 (Wii U)
• Battle Ship
• At least 2 decks of cards
~ Please bring your own games to play as well!
Optional things to bring:
• Friends (or make new ones!)
• Games you want to play
• Food to share (please include a list of ingredients)
• Things to make you feel comfy (blankets, colouring things, stuffed animals, ect.)
— Accessiblity information TBA (waiting to hear back on venue booking) —
— Please respect that this is a sober event. No alcohol consumption or illicit drug use is welcomed on the premisies. Please attend in what is your own sober-self. —
Message us with any questions you may have and we’ll hopefully get back to you soon!
PS: we have made arrangements for us to have a group fee (3.50 per person) for a swim from 9-1030 for anyone that is interested, and some folks from queers get wet are keen to advertise that swim. Swim costs will be covered, but folks can offer to pay and add those fund to the swim fund for queers get wet!