WE DID IT! The Village street signs are now up!
It's been six years, but on Friday, November 4th, the City of Ottawa installed six Village street signs on the corners of Bank/Nepean, Bank/Somerset and Bank/James. It's been a lot of hard work for the Committee, our partners, sponsors, volunteers and supporters, but it's been worth every minute as Canada, one of the most progressive countries in the world, joins other nations whose national capital boast a GLBT-friendly Village.Learn More
There's No Place Like the Village!
Check out photos taken by Ben Wellend, Bruce Bursey, Darrin Granter, Ima Ortega and more of the Village's float in the 2011 Capital Pride parade.Learn More
We're (Still) Demanding
See photos taken of the painting and unveiling of the 40th anniversary commemorative mural of the We Demand protest, Canada's first demonstration for civil rights for the GLBT community. We were honoured to have Charlie Hill, a key speaker at the 1971 rally, attend the 2011 unveiling.Learn More
Wilde About the Village!
The Village has some new faces on Gilmour Street, with a set of six colourful Oscar Wilde banners that celebrate his wit, words and life.Learn More