Thu, Jun 13|
Art Gallery Burlington
Pride Lecture & Garden Soiree
Topic: 2SLGBTQI Workplace Inclusion
Time & Location
Jun 13, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Art Gallery Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Rd., Burlington, ON L7S 1A9, Canada
About the event
The Pride Lecture & Garden Soiree is an enchanting evening celebrating diversity and fostering inclusivity! Our event features captivating drag performances and a thought-provoking workshop that delves into the nuances of creating inclusive workplaces by exploring the impacts of discrimination based on gender and sexuality. Participants will navigate a three-lens model, uncovering potential barriers for 2SLGBTQI individuals within organizational practices, and explore inclusive alternatives. Gain practical tips and promising practices across various functional areas, empowering you to lead impactful inclusion efforts within your workplace.
The festivities commence with a registration period from 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM, encouraging participants to explore the diverse art installations at the Art Gallery. In the courtyard garden, a delightful blend of culinary delights, a pulsating DJ, and a well-stocked bar await guests.
From 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM participants will engage in the lecture, followed by an exhilarating evening party celebrating both pride and the summer solstice. As the night unfolds, the garden transforms into a lively space with a live DJ performance, a bustling bar, and the charismatic hosting of a drag queen. Two spectacular drag shows featuring renowned drag artists are set to dazzle the audience at 9:00 PM and 10:00 PM.
For those eager to enhance their drag aesthetics, the Art Gallery's art making room opens its doors from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM, offering participants an opportunity to partake in Drag Make-up lessons guided by local drag artists.
The celebration culminates at 11:00 PM, ensuring a night filled with art, entertainment, and the vibrant spirit of pride
Drag Performances & Canapes