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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Pride Flag Raising
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Emergency Services Building
FREE

Join us as our community, board, and visitors come together to mark the official beginning of the Jasper Pride Festival. 

Everyone welcome!

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Teen Kick Off Party
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Jasper Royal Canadian Legion Branch 31
FREE

Music, games, crafts, hugs, smiles and laughter. This Kick-Off Party is just for the teens! Join your friends, fellow GSA's and make new friends in the safe and inclusive space. Enjoy complimentary snacks and refreshments from our community partner, to kick off the 10th Annual Jasper Pride Festival!

Proudly Hosted by OUT Jasper LGBTQA Society.
Ages 12-18 welcome!

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Kick Off Party – Mix, Mingle and Live Music!
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whistle Stop Pub
FREE

Music, hugs, smiles, laughter, drinks & snacks. This is the perfect way to start your Pride weekend. Join your friends and Jasper locals for an evening of warm hospitality and open hearts. Live music by Good Nature.

No minors. 

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The Dirrty Show
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4 Peaks Nightclub
FREE

Gliding your mind into the gutter one soaring harmony at a time, two sexually empowered women sing of ‘Double R-rated’ topics that are rarely brought to light and transform them into catchy morsels of melodic hilarity.  

No minors.

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Pride Beer Launch
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Jasper Brewing Co.
FREE ENTRY

Join us as we launch the 5th annual Jasper Pride Beer. $1 from every pint sold is donated to the Jasper Pride Festival Society. Jasper's local Brewmaster Spike Baker has created a special 10th Anniversary Jasper Pride Beer!

Proceeds from all Pride Beer sales throughout Jasper during the festival support the Jasper Pride Festival Society.

Please note that the restaurant side of the pub (to the left of the front door) is reserved for this event. 

Everyone welcome, no minors after 10pm.

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Pride Dance Party
11:00 pm - 2:00 am
Downstream Jasper
FREE

The Pride festival is full of great opportunities to meet up with old and new friends. No Pride kick-off would be complete without a dance party to wrap up the night!

No minors.

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Fork & Spoon Mini Food Festival
All festival long

Fork & Spoon is the Jasper Pride Festival Society's mini food festival! Support by visiting local participating restaurants throughout the festival. 

Donations from the specials are contributed back to the Jasper Pride Festival Society. Thank you in advance for support!

Friday, April 26, 2019

Pride Ski: Marmot Basin Familiarization with Mountain Hosts
10:00 am & 1:00 pm
Marmot Basin Ski Resort - Guest Services
FREE*

Join our proud mountain hosts for a fun ski tour around Marmot Basin exclusively for Pride guests. Meet them at the pride flags in the Lower Chalet outdoor mezzanine at 10 am and 1 pm. Learn all about the mountain and its terrain.  *Receive a complimentary tour with a valid lift ticket. All ages welcome.

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Pride Coffee House
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wicked Cup
FREE

Join Wicked Cup and the Out Jasper for a casual afternoon. Support our community partner, the Out Jasper, meet new and old friends, play some board games and have fun from the comfort of this marvelous coffee shop with views of Whistler Mountain. Don't forget to take in the bon fire and wicked mountain views from their amazing patio!

Proudly Hosted by Wicked Cup
Everyone welcome!

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Jasper Food Tour
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Jasper Visitor Information Centre
$115 per person

Four eats, four drinks, one awesome experience. On this short 1.5 KM downtown guided walk, you'll be visiting four local restos and tasting four carefully handpicked dishes paired with boozie treats while listening to Jasper's top tales along the way. What's on the menu? Not telling. It's all part of the adventure.

Price is all inclusive and includes fair pay for participating restaurants and tips for the staff. Proudly hosted by Jasper Food Tours.

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Jasper Teen Pride – Dinner & Movie
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Jasper Royal Canadian Legion
FREE

This event is just for the local and visiting young adults in support of the Jasper Gay Straight Alliance! Enjoy activities, crafts, a hot tasty meal and movies! Advance ticket sales are required for meal and event preparation.

Proudly Co-hosted by Jasper Pride Festival Society
Ages 12-18 welcome! 

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BEARS, Beers, Burgers & Bingo
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Whistle Stop Pub
FREE

Join the FAB as our FABulous Drag Queens Toni Lester Van Blam and Ginger Schnapps host a Bingo, Bears Beers & Burgers for Jasper Pride 2019!

FAB is teaming up again with the fantastic team at Whistle Stop Pub in support of OUT Jasper and the local GSA.

Proudly hosted by FAB, OUT Jasper and the Whistle Stop Pub. No minors.

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Pride Comedy Show - Ryan & Amy Show
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Jasper Royal Canadian Legion
$15 in advance | $20 at door

Back by popular demand! The Ryan and Amy Show returns to Jasper Pride!

Successfully performing across North America and on swanky cruise ships for the last 9 years. They have several television appearances between the two including Too Much Information, Amazing Race Canada, The Flash, and The Funny Pit. They are regulars in the Just For Laughs North West Comedy Festival. With over 100 videos online and over 5 million views, these Canadian Comedy Award finalists are not to be missed. 

Proudly hosted by Jasper Royal Canadian Legion
No minors. 

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Pride Live Music - Kate Reid
8:00 pm- 10:00 pm
Champs Lounge, Sawridge Inn and Conference Centre
$10 in advance | $20 at door

Slam poetry meets folk music meets LGBTQ-themed tunes in Toronto-based singer-songwriter Kate Reid. She is funny, passionate, queer as a three-dollar bill, and she’s sure to entertain. 

No minors.

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Pride Live Music - Jay Bowcott
9:00 pm- 11:00 pm
Whistle Stop Pub
FREE

Relax and enjoy live music by Alberta artist Jay Bowcott at the Whistle Stop Pub!

Proudly hosted by Whistle Stop Pub. No minors.

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Fruit Loop Mountain Party
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
4 Peaks Night Club
FREE

Fruit Loop is thrilled to host their 2nd Annual event in the Canadian Rockies for the Jasper Pride Festival! Join us for an unforgettable dance party at 4Peaks night club, all night long with resident Fruit Loop rockstar DJ Queerbait! Don't miss special pop up performances by Fitzy, Luna LaPearl, and Claudia Hartout.

Proudly Hosted by Fruit Loop and 4 Peaks Night Club
No minors. 

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Pride Burlesque & Dance Party
10:00 pm - 2:00 am
Downstream Jasper
FREE

Back by popular demand, this late show is for the night owls, revelers, and for those who simply want to party.  Performances by The House of Hush Burlesque and DJ Thomas Culture are sure to heat up the party and get you movin on the dance floor!

No minors.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Line Dancing Workshop
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jasper Royal Canadian Legion Branch 31
FREE

Calling all two left footers! Come on out to the free beginners Queer Country Line Dance workshop, but don’t worry about not being a good dancer - we’ll all fumble our way together to a verity of music genres. 

Proudly sponsored by Jasper Royal Canadian Legion Branch 31
Everyone welcome!

Proud & Free Yoga
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Jasper Wellness Yoga Studio
$20

At Jasper Wellness we are proud, we are free and we celebrate everyday through yoga and wellness events. This year we invite you to join us, and celebrate being authentically you through an explorative class of Movement + Breath. Instructor Kat Vena will guide this pride class to balance out your weekend of fun in the Rockies celebrating Pride!

Proudly hosted by Jasper Wellness Yoga Studio
Everyone welcome!

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Pride on the Hill – Ski Party and Fun Run!
11:30 am
Marmot Basin Ski Resort
FREE*

Join us for a fun-filled day on the slopes of Marmot Basin with costumes, a pride-coloured Fun Run with a DJ and BBQ at Lower Chalet. We encourage you to dress-up in your most fun colours and costumes and be sure to bring many Pride flags with you! This is your Pride Event so don’t hold back! *Complimentary with valid lift pass. All ages welcome!

Co-Hosted by Marmot Basin and Jasper Pride Festival Society.

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Pride Rafting
12:00 - 3:00 pm
Hazel Ave, south of railway tracks
$62.10

The Mile 5 trip is the most popular trip and the one with the longest season. This year Jasper Rafting Adventures will open for the last weekend in April to help celebrate Pride. Snow capped mountains, spectacular scenery, knowledgeable guides!

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Family Pride – Stories, Songs and S’Mores
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
FREE

Huddle around the campfire on the shores of Lac Beauvert to enjoy an afternoon of LGBT friendly stories and songs Enjoy hot chocolate and build your own yummy S'mores while taking in the magnificent views.  All ages welcome to participate!

Co-Hosted by Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and Jasper Pride Festival Society.
Free for families all shapes and sizes... Everyone welcome! 

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Happy Hour with Live Music by Jay Bowcott
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whistle Stop Pub
FREE

Happy hour with live music by Alberta artist Jay Bowcott at the Whistle Stop Pub!


Proudly Hosted by Whistle Stop Pub.
No minors

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Jasper Pride Food Tour
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Jasper Visitor Information Centre
$115 per person

Four eats, four drinks, one awesome experience. On this short 1.5 KM downtown guided walk, you'll be visiting four local restos and tasting four carefully handpicked dishes paired with boozie treats while listening to Jasper's top tales along the way. What's on the menu? Not telling. It's all part of the adventure.

Price is all inclusive and includes fair pay for participating restaurants and tips for the staff. Proudly hosted by Jasper Food Tours.

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Pride Party: Proud Peaks National Derby
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Jasper Activity Centre
$30 prior to April 21 | $40 from Apr 21-27

We all know that the races are a blast, but when it comes down to it, it's less about the horses and all about the fashion. Source your best derby-inspired outfit as we celebrate the Proud Peaks National Derby at this year's Signature Pride Event.

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Sunday, April 28, 2019

Pride Brunch & GSA Fundraiser
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Crimson Hotel
$30

As your Jasper Pride experience draws to a close, join us for a tasty brunch buffet! This event is donating proceeds to the Gay-Straight Alliance and youth events and programming. Sip a mimosa and say good-bye to your old and new Jasper Pride friends while enjoying live music.

Proudly supported by TD Bank Group and Dana Hospitality.

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Pride Rafting!
12:00 - 3:00 pm
RV Parking Lot
$62.10

The Mile 5 trip is the most popular trip and the one with the longest season. This year Jasper Rafting Adventures will open for the last weekend in April to help celebrate Pride. Snow capped mountains, spectacular scenery, knowledgeable guides!

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Multi-day Events

Glacier Adventure at Columbia Ice Fields
April 20-30 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Columbia Ice fields
$87.55

Discover the power of nature on the Glacier Adventure – the must-do experience in the Canadian Rockies. At the heart of the incredible Icefields Parkway is one of the largest non-polar ice fields in the world.
Book online in advance and use promo code PRIDE2019 to save 15%

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Glacier Skywalk at Columbia Ice Fields
April 20-30 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Columbia Ice fields
$28.12

Step out on a cliff-edge walkway where giant glaciers perch above you and the spectacular Sunwapta Valley spreads out below. This experience features waterfalls, wildlife, fossils and more.
Book online in advance and use promo code PRIDE2019 to save 15%"

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