What's Happening this week in the Okanagan! Mar 1 - 7, 2021

Written on 02/28/2021

Events include More Keys with Maty P,  WomXn's Night, Shantay You Stay with Roxxxy Andrews, Drag Brunch, and the meeting of the Okanagan Gender Identity Group.

Monday, March 1 - More Keys with Matty P, 8 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, QUSIC.live, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

It’s the official preview of our new series, More Keys with Matty P! The series will debut on Unicorns.LIVE on Monday, March 15, 2021, at 8:00 PM (PST) -- but this “preview episode” will feature several piano numbers performed by show host, Matthew Presidente, along with a sneak peek about what viewers can expect in each episode. Matty is your own personal “piano man” -- so get those requests ready for live performance!
This episode will be broadcast to both Unicorns.LIVE and to Facebook; viewers accessing the show on Unicorns.LIVE will have to register for an account. The live preview will be free of charge on Facebook, but all future episodes will only be available live for Super Unicorn subscribers & On-Demand Subscribers and is available on-demand 48-hours after the live show; episodes may also be purchased for $8.99+GST. More Keys with Matty P hits the interwebs on Monday, March 1, 2021, at 8:00 PM (PST) on Unicorns.LIVE!

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the live stream on Unicorns.LIVE

Tuesday, March 2 - Okanagan Gender Identity Group ~ Online

This is a positive, safe, inclusive, supportive space for, gender non-conforming, non-binary, transsexual, transgender, genderqueer inter-sexed or questioning (or any variation thereof under the rainbow spectrum) people living in or near Kelowna or the Okanagan are to discuss matters and various topics while providing and obtaining peer support.

We meet every Tuesday from 6-8 via Discord.

For more information on this group meeting, please join the Okanagan Gender Identity Group on Facebook.

Wednesday, March 3 - 'In the Tank' with Freida Whales, 4 pm ~ Online

In Freida Whales’s “In the Tank” YouTube interview series, she speaks to icons in the world of drag and beyond. With each interview, Freida takes a dive into their past, what’s currently happening, and the plans they have for the future. With episodes every Wednesday, swim by Freida’s YouTube channel to check out her exciting newest pod member.

Watch on her YouTube channel!

Wednesday, March 3 - WomXn's Night, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm, presented by Friends of Dorothy Lounge and Kelowna Rainbow Women ~ Online

This is an evening to come together and celebrate womXn in Kelowna’s LGBTQ2+ community!
Friends of Dorothy Lounge is committed to creating a space where lesbians, bi and queer women, including all trans, two-spirit, and non-binary people who feel most comfortable in a women-centred space, can meet and have fun, and experience community together. There will be food and drink specials, and 'The L Word' will be playing on the big screen.
All COVID-19 regulations will be in place and strictly followed. So please book reservations for your bubble only. Make your reservation by calling 236.420.4565. Be sure to tell them you're reserving for WomXn's Night.
Allies are welcome, and this event is a safe and inclusive space for all.

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Saturday, March 6 - Shantay You Stay with Roxxxy Andrews, 7:30 pm, presented by Rebellious Unicorns, Unicorns.LIVE, and Friends of Dorothy Lounge - Kelowna~ Online

The secret is out and you are gonna FLIP. YOUR. WIG! Announcing Shantay You Stay Saturdays LIVE from Friends of Dorothy Kelowna (315 Lawrence Avenue)! Join us in-house at FOD Kelowna for a bite and a sip as you get in on an exclusive virtual meet and greet with legendary performers from Rupaul's Drag Race. Those burning questions will be answered, and all streamed to all Unicorns.LIVE.

Space is limited, and reservations are required. Get those thinking caps on -- questions from in-person attendees must be submitted in advance.

For reservations, call FOD Kelowna on 236.420.4565.

6:30 PM - Seating
7:00 PM - Deadline for question submissions
7:30 PM - WE GO LIVE with the Drag Race celeb, where you’ll get to speak to the queens directly!

NOTE: Only people at Friends of Dorothy Kelowna will be able to ask questions of the celebrity guests; Unicorns.LIVE will be streaming Shantay You Stay Saturdays, and all subscribers will be able to enjoy the show.

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE

Sunday, March 7 - Drag-served Brunch at Friends of Dorothy Lounge, 10 am - 2 pm, presented by  Friends of Dorothy Lounge - Kelowna

Brunch is calling with special Drag servers every week. Who's it going to be this Sunday?