Faculty celebrates Pride
24/06/2011 |


Summer is officially here, which also means that Pride Toronto is just around the corner. To kick off this week-long event, the Faculty is hosting Pride Mob – a Zumba dance party – on June 27! No previous Zumba experience is necessary – just come out and get ready to dance to some awesome Latin beats with easy-to-follow moves that are sure to inspire!


What: Pride Mob

When: Monday, June 27, 2 – 4 p.m.

Where: Varsity Stadium on Bloor Street (enter from south, off Devonshire Place)

Join students, staff, friends and allies at Varsity Centre as we kick off U of T’s week of Pride celebrations!



Be sure to check out some other fun Pride events happening on campus:



What: Pre-Pride Party

When: Monday, June 27, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Where: 4th Floor Lounge, 21 Sussex

Pick up your t-shirts, decorate placards and make plans for the grand parade on Saturday, July 3!


What: Pride Pub

When: Wednesday, June 29, 5.30 p.m. – 1 a. m.

Where: Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle

Get out in the open under the stars at U of T’s Pride Pub. On June 29, Hart House and the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office at U of T present the Pride Toronto-affiliated, 17+ celebration in the open air of the Hart House Quad. Featuring cool house beats by DJ Cozmic Cat and Augusta Ale, flagship beer of Kensington Brewery, this annual event draws students, staff, alumni, and the LGBTTIQQ2SA* community members for a pulsating party. 

*Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer, Questioning, 2 Spirited, and Allies



What: Pride and Remembrance Run

When: Saturday, July 2, 10:00 a.m.

Where: Church & Wellesley               

Run or walk with the U of T OUT-Pacers Team! 5km run or 3km walk

FREE 5km Training Group at the Runners Shop on Thursdays/Sundays



What: Pride Parade

When: Sunday, July 3rd, 1:30 p.m.

Where: Meet up on Rosedale Valley Road at Bloor

Join the U of T contingent and show Toronto your Pride! Check out the Parade route and join us on the day for samba music and dancing all day.




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