Click here to register your float online for the Pride River Parade on August 28th.

Flag Raising

7 Milne Street, Minden Ontario 7 Milne Street, MINDEN, Ontario

Join us for the official kick-off for Minden Pride 2022. Coffee reception to follow at Up River Trading, Minden.

Healing Colours – Queer Wellness Night at Dimensions

Come visit the new DIMENSIONS in Algonquin Highlands for a peaceful and holistic Pride kick-off event! DIMENSIONS will be providing guided site tours, refreshments, and a private preview of the new luxury well-being Retreat beginning at 5 p.m. through to 8:30 p.m. Two one-hour wellness sessions, featuring a live crystal sound bath, meditation and yoga […]

Meet and Greet

Boshkung Social 20 Water Street, Minden, Ontario

Join us for a Proud Brew and reconnect with the Minden Pride Community.

Drag Storytime – Haliburton

Haliburton Library 78 Maple Avenue, Haliburton, Ontario

Fun for all ages, drop by to enjoy stories from our own Auntie Plum.

Queer Comedy Night

Haliburton Legion 719 Mountain Street, Haliburton, Ontario

A NEW addition, laugh it up with an audacious group of S2LGBTQ+ comedians. 19+ event Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Reserve by e-transfer to

Drag Storytime – Minden

Minden Library

Drop by and enjoy stories from our own Auntie Plum at the Minden Library. Open to all ages.

Drag Cocktails

8 Milne Street 8 Milne Street, Minden, ON

 Come out and enjoy delicious cocktails and nibbles hosted by our very own Plum Vicious at Eat Cheeserie and Cocktails. 

Pride Trivia Night

Dominion Hotel 113 Main Street, Minden, Ontario

Back by popular  demand, join us for a Loud and Proud evening of tricky  S2LGBTQ+ trivia. Fabulous prizes!   $5 entrance fee at the door.

Viva Burlesque Ball

Back with a new lineup of incredible drag performers who will dazzle you with their talent. Enjoy the spectacle and dance the night away. 19+ event Tickets $45 on sale August 1st and can be purchased here. Event will be held at Pinestone Resort.

Toolbelts and Tiaras Tea Dance

Dominion Hotel 113 Main Street, Minden, Ontario

Shake your booty to some great tunes and show off you inner diva! Take part in our silent auction with items donated by local artists and businesses.

Pride River Parade

Float  down the Gull with PRIDE, or cheer on this colourful spectacle  along the banks of the Gull River. Launch your PRIDE float at  Rotary Park. Prizes will be awarded for the most imaginative  floats at Boshkung Social. Please register by filling out the online form found here. Time: 12:30 – 1:30 launch time. 

Street Fest 2022

Join over 20 local food and product vendors and entertainers  in celebrating PRIDE IN THE HIGHLANDS in downtown Minden!   Kids activities + face painting. Watch the Pride Parade down the Gull River. Come  for the fest and enjoy all the rest!