WRRC has recently been approached by a few parties, most recently from triPride itself, asking our stance on whether or not there should be official police involvement at triPride. Through our various community conversations, membership in the Rainbow Community Council, and other efforts to actively engage with our local rainbow […]

WRRC supports inclusive Pride Events… and continued dialogue on what ...


Queer Night Out is excited to not only announce that we are once again hosting a dance party to help celebrate our local Pride celebrations… but also that we are being recognized as the official Saturday night pride dance! The dance will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in […]

4th Annual Pride Party – June 3rd!


The Waterloo Region Rainbow Coalition (WRRC) invites those interested in learning more about its work over the previous year to attend our (almost) annual community conversation, followed by an LGBTQ volunteer fair on Wednesday, September 28 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Princess Twin Cinemas, located at 6 Princess St W. […]

LGBTQ Research in Action: A Community Conversation



Waterloo Region’s Rainbow Coalition and The Order are proud to be holding one of two events in Waterloo Region being hosted to provide a space for the community to come together and pay respect to the lives lost in this terrible tragedy. We stand in solidarity with the Orlando LGBTQ […]

Waterloo Region Candlelight Vigil for the Orlando Shootings



Waterloo, Ontario – With Waterloo Region currently engaged in its annual Pride celebrations, the Waterloo Region Rainbow Coalition (WRRC) is proud to announce the Formation of the Rainbow Community Council (RCC), which had its inaugural meeting at the Region of Waterloo Public Health Building (99 Regina Street South, Waterloo) on […]

WRRC Announces Formation of the Rainbow Community Council



Queer Night Out is excited to announce that once again we are hosting the official bar night after party to end off the local tri-Pride celebrations! Get your dance on with hot music and cold drinks! It’s all happening at The Crowne Plaza Hotel Ballroom (105 King Street East, Kitchener, ON; find it on Google […]

Tri-Pride Afterparty Dance! Saturday, June 6, 2015!


Whether you attended virtually or in person, or couldn’t make it, you can now download the final report from our (first virtual) Community Conversation 2015! The tallies from our various questions we posed are tabulated, as well as the content that was discussed and the presentation shown. You can download […]

Virtual Community Conversation Report 2015


Queer Night Out is excited to announce that we are once again hosting a Dance Party, and this time it’s to banish the incoming winter! Pretend it’s still summer and have a beachy time at our Beach Ball! Run in coordination with ACCKWA and AIDS Awareness Week! What? Great dance floor, full bar […]

“The Beach Ball” – Saturday, Nov 22



With the 2014 Municipal Election right around the corner, the Waterloo Region Rainbow Coalition invited all candidates to answer 3 questions about their experience with the LGBTQ community. We’re extremely pleased that nearly half of all 200 candidates responded to our survey! Read the Official Release Letter from the WRRC to learn […]

2014 Municipal Election Survey Results