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Pride Week underway in Prince George

Mayor Hall congratulates President of Prince George Pride Society, Stacey Hewlett, on 20 years of Pride and presents the Proclamation for Pride Week. Lheidli T'enneh Elder Kenora Stewart provided a prayer and blessing at the Pride flag raising. City of Prince George photo
Mayor Hall congratulates President of Prince George Pride Society, Stacey Hewlett, on 20 years of Pride and presents the Proclamation for Pride Week. Lheidli T’enneh Elder Kenora Stewart provided a prayer and blessing at the Pride flag raising. City of Prince George photo

Mayor Lyn Hall proclaimed July 3 – 9, 2017 as Pride Week.

President of the Prince George Pride Society, Stacey Hewlett, shared this is the 20th year of Pride. Today, at City Hall, Mayor Hall and Councillors Frizzell, Krause, and Everitt raised the Pride flag with representatives from the Lheidli T’enneh and the Prince George Pride Society.

To celebrate 20 years, the Prince George Pride Society is planning to host the biggest community pride celebration to date in Prince George. On this Saturday, July 8, the Pride Day festival and parade will include a food pavilion, local vendors, live music, entertainment, and activities for all ages.

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