Santa Claus Parade Marches in Toronto's Holiday Season

Though holiday-related decorations and products have been up in stores since the beginning of November (or earlier!), in Toronto, the “real” holiday season doesn’t start until the Santa Claus Parade.  First held more than 100 years ago, the 2009 edition will occur on Sunday, November 15.  This means that families with young children will be lining […]

Toronto’s 29th Annual Pride Parade

Caileen Weitz Rainbows decorated stores, flags and bodies in downtown Toronto on June 28th, the final day of the 29th annual Pride festival. The festival began on the 19th and after 10 days of events such as Family Pride and the Dyke March, came to a close with a final celebration: the Pride Parade.

Mixed Results for Pride

While 18.8% of Prospere Magazine readers attended Pride in their city, some sadly (25%), came from more conservative towns, where Pride just doesn’t happen. 12.5% don’t know what Pride is.   There were also those who did watch Pride, but rather than going to the parade itself, watched it on television (6.3%).  37.5% chose other. […]

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