The Really Gay History Tour

The Really Gay History Tour


Date/Time
June 27, 2024
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Event Registration Link
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Ever wondered about the queer history of Vancouver? Join VQI and Forbidden Vancouver and learn all about the 2SLGBTQIA+ history here in Vancouver.

It’s time for Vancouver’s secrets to come out of the closet. From drag kings and two spirit warriors, to queer church ministers and transgender crime fighters, this walking tour is a celebration of the unsung heroes who forever changed the social fabric of Vancouver city.

On this tour you’ll discover …..

A historic gay village

The gayest beer parlour in town

Drag queens who made a difference

How a gay church clergy made history

The site of an infamous bookstore bombing

The bravest pioneers of the LGBTQ2+ community

How a community defied police brutality….and won

Seriously funny gay humour – and its political bent

And more!

Tickets are usually $39 but are free for VQI members and are available here.

🏳️‍🌈Not a 2024-2025 member yet? Membership sign up details can be found on our news page. 🏳️‍🌈



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