Social Groups

Nanaimo Pride has created this directory for our community to help make life a little easier. If you have a service to add or run a queer-owned business please reach out to us

AVIVA Chorus 2SLGBTQ+ and Allies
AVIVA Chorus is Vancouver Island’s only 2SLGBTQ+ choir and a community of people from different backgrounds/experiences who come together to share their joy and passion for singing. They believe in being inclusive and respectful of all people. They choose music that reflects the diversity of various cultures/spiritual practices as well as different expressions of gender identity.

Prime Timers
Prime Timers are mature gay or bisexual men (and their admirers) on Vancouver Island who enrich their social lives with diverse activities and enjoy opportunities/friendships with other Prime Timers throughout the world.

Vancouver Island Gay and Lesbian Rainbow Network
Closed Facebook group for 2SLGBTQ+ folks on Vancouver Island. Place to post queer news, social events and Pride activities. Come here to learn what’s going on on Queer Vancouver Island.

Vancouver Island Gay Men
Closed Facebook Group, for anyone who identifies as male, to share information, build community and make connections. Provides information relevant to gay men as well as events in the community.