PRIDE TORONTO: Bend It Like Bombay
Toronto get ready to immerse yourself in a world of colour, vibrance and culture so riveting and magical as Pride partners with Besharam to show you just how fun this multicultural city can be! On Friday June 26, come out and play under the stars at the TD Wellesley Stage located in the heart of Toronto's Church and Wellesley Village!
This year Bend it Like Bombay celebrates the theme of Holi, the festival of love and colour celebrated in South Asia. Holi is provocative and represents the themes of renewal, sexual desire and the triumph of good. Celebrate with our International Grand Marshall, Bollywood superstar and activist Celina Jaitly, and Besharam's DJ Amita in a vibrant cloud of colourful powder and paints, let's not leave it to mother nature that we will see a rainbow this year, instead let's create the rainbow!
With tantalizing performances by musicians, activists and fusion dancers such as, Bollywood fusion dancers from Divine Heritage Artistry and Broken Dance Company, this party promises to be bombaylicious!
Please note: Our beverage gardens allow all-ages access, however, ID will be required for alcohol service.
Pride Torontos 10-Day Festival offers a wide variety of events celebrating the power and beauty of diversity. The largest Pride festival in North America, Pride Toronto makes a cultural, social and political impact in this city we call home. Whether its a wet and wild beach party, 50 shades of epic house music, a garden full of bears, or Drag Queens and Kings that have it going on, Pride Toronto has it all - stay tuned! All of our events are free, but donations are suggested and greatly appreciated.