The City of Brampton is kicking off its first-ever Pride in the Square this weekend. The event takes place from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 8 in Garden Square with fun and entertainment for the whole family.
The event will be hosted by Bramptonian and media personality Daniel Pillai. Pillai is known for his bold questions, boisterous personality and his over the top blazers.
The event will have a DJ spinning light music all day, as well as drag storytime with Fay & Fluffy, performances by DIANA, Shawnee, Sonya Shorter, R. Flex and a dance performance by ILL NANA and more.
For those 19 and over, there’s also an afternoon afterparty on the Rose patio with DJ Sikh Knowledge spinning, special cocktails and more. Check out the full schedule below:
Pride in the Square Schedule
12:00 PM – EJ Kwandibens
12:30 PM – Sonya Shorter (local Brampton artist)
1:00 PM – R.Flex (local Brampton artist)
1:30 PM – Fay & Fluffy Drag Storytime
2:30 PM – Shawnee
3:30 PM – ILL NANA dance crew
4:00 PM – DIANA
5:00 PM – Closing Remarks
*times are approximate and subject to change
Find out more about the event here.