A number of LGBTQ2+ micro-weddings will be taking place today to mark the start of Pride Week 2020 in Vancouver.
Six outdoor mini-weddings will be held at City Hall. The ceremonies will take place at Helena Gutteridge Plaza, an outdoor venue located on the north side of City Hall.
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Each ceremony will have a maximum of 10 participants, including the couple, officiant, witnesses, and guests.
To further mark the start of Pride Week in Vancouver, several pride-themed flags will also be raised at City Hall. The micro weddings and flag raising are just the start of a week-long series of events being hosted by the Vancouver Pride Society (VPS).
Dozens of virtual events will take place between July 27 and August 2, including a virtual Pride parade stream, a Pride edition of the Public Disco, a queer writers showcase, and a talent show with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, to name a few.
Additionally, a Downtown Pride Art Walk will take place from July 20 to August 3.
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