BRACEBRIDGE, ONTARIO – July 8th, 2014 –Muskoka Pride has announced that July 18th through 27th is Muskoka Pride Week 2014.
In addition to the sixth annual Muskoka Pride Picnic, additional LGBTA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and allies) events are planned across Muskoka throughout Pride Week.
On Friday July 18th take part in the Pride Week kick-off BBQ at River Mill Park in Huntsville. From 4:30 to 6:30, come and enjoy live music, paint a Pride banner, try a stand-up paddleboard demo, and enjoy a free BBQ
On Saturday July 19th you can join us for a camp-out weekend for just $20 or join us for the free Saturday Social. HQ Muskoka’s annual Fireworks, Potluck, & Bonfire Bash is happening at HQ Muskoka in Wahta Mohawk Territory (Exit 182 off Highway 400, Iroquois Cranberry Growers Drive – www.HQMuskoka.com). The fun starts at 6:00.
On Sunday July 20th you can join Out & About Muskoka for a hike at the Bracebridge Resource Management Centre on Highway 11 (just north of Highway 117). Meet at the parking lot at noon.
On Monday July 21st join us in our annual community Pride flag-raisings in Gravenhurst, Bracebridge, Huntsville, Port Carling, and Port Severn. This year Muskoka Lakes and Georgian Bay Townships will be raising the Rainbow Pride flag for the first time.
On Thurday July 24th join us for the 2nd annual Muskoka Pride (mini) Golf Tournament at Northern Escapade Mini Golf in Bracebridge. From Noon to 8pm golf for a special rate, using the promotional code “Muskoka Pride”. www.minigolfinmuskoka.com
On Saturday July 26th take part in The Amazingly Gay Race. Using clues posted on Facebook and Twitter, discover prizes located all across Muskoka. Find a special prize, and get an invitation to our Saturday night VIP (Volunteer In Pride) Backyard BBQ.
For further information about all events, go to www.muskokapride.com or go to the Muskoka Pride Facebook Page.
Muskoka Pride will come to a close on Sunday, July 27th with the sixth annual Muskoka Pride Picnic, sponsored by The Town of Bracebridge and the RBC branches of Muskoka. The picnic will be held at Annie Williams Park in Bracebridge again this year. The event will take place from 12 Noon to 4 PM.
Participants are invited to bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket as they enjoy this relaxed afternoon event. Food and beverages will be provided at this free family event.
Everyone, gay and straight alike, is welcome to attend all Muskoka Pride events.