A weekend of queer-themed events in Toronto’s West Queen West area of Parkdale. Three different nights, three different experiences.

Friday June 24th – ElectricLadyLand – Field Trip

Go West Launch Party for ladies and friends, featuring shake-your-groove thang tunes by DJ Lesbian Menace (ElectricLadyLand)
Cardinal Rule – 10pm – 5 Roncesvalles Ave – PWYC
Show up early and grab some awesome hand-crafted grub.
Facebook Page – www.facebook.com/events/248274305537373/

Saturday June 25th – Queen’s End Pride

Zack Rosen provides the ambience with an eclectic mix of rock n roll, synth, and soul.
Grand Trunk – 10pm – 1718 Queen Street West – No Cover
Bring your dancing shoes as Grand Trunk will be celebrating Pride with their first ever dance floor event!
Facebook Page – www.facebook.com/events/948533271912501/

Sunday June 26th – ALT CNTRL DLT

A night of live rock n roll, featuring Jackie Moore, Lynx (Random Order), Tomorrow’s Midnight, Artificial Dissemination, and Bone Donor. With special guest Candi from Montreal, and DJ’s Zack Rosen and Triple-X.
Rock. Hillbilly. Punk. Grunge. Garage. Prog, Rarities, Classics
Cadillac Lounge – 9pm – 1296 Queen Street West – $10
Kitchen open late.

Jackie Moore – www.facebook.com/jackiemooretg
Lynx (Random Order) – www.facebook.com/randomorde
Tomorrow’s Midnight – www.tomorrowsmidnight.ca
Artificial Dissemination –www.facebook.com/ArtificialDissemination
Candi – www.facebook.com/candiband
Bone Donor https://bonedonor.bandcamp.com/

Facebook Page – www.facebook.com/events/1729722003971508

Go West is presented by TX Productions, Zack Rosen Industries, and Lana Leprich.

Official Event of NUIT ROSE, Toronto’s outdoor queer arts and performance festival happening June 25th throughout the city. www.nuitrose.ca

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Bryen Dunn is a freelance journalist with a focus on travel, lifestyle, entertainment, and hospitality. He has an extensive portfolio of celebrity interviews with musicians, actors, and other public personalities. He enjoys discovering delicious eats, tasting spirited treats, and being mesmerized by musical beats. Reach out - bryen@thebuzzmag.ca