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Metropolitan Entertainment Centre by Canad Inns

281 Donald Street

Winnipeg, MB R3C 5S4


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The MET, 281 Donald. 2020 FUNDrive event for CKUW 95.9FM, Campus Community Radio. Supporting LGBTQ+POC Programming.

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CKUW 95.9FM Presents

Q2 MET Gala

Thursday, January 30th

Metropolitan Entertainment Centre by Canad Inns at 281 Donald St, Downtown Winnipeg


Join us for an evening celebrating Manitoba's first LGBTQ and POC weekly program to hit the FM airwaves.

Tickets starting at $25.00

The night starts with a cocktail hour, an entire night of entertainment, rainbow raffle, 50/50 and

Special appearances by Winnipeg's Bravest: The 2020 Fire Fighters Burn Fund Calendar heroes.

Entertainment from QPOC Winnipeg, Sunshine House and Like That, and the hosts of Q2.

DJs : LUCKY $HARMS, M.C. LUV, Wanda G, Kilusan, and Politkal (DJ Petty Wap)

Fashion Series from Fashion Paradise, The Foxy Shoppe, Laura's Under There, and Mondetta Originals.

Dances by Aaron Stringer, Cortney Chammartin, and Dance Local WPG.

Drag Show courtesy of Sunshine House's Like That

SERC MB, Fit Club North, Fit Club West

Photo Booth courtesy of Kristen and Ragpickers AE.

Grand Prize courtesy of VIA Rail.

Digital Media and major support from D Works Media.

Tickets are also available at:

McNally Robinson - Grant Park

The UWSA InfoBooth - 515 Portage Ave, 1st Floor, Centennial Hall, University of Winnipeg

Classic Eats - 204-260-6943

Q2 is on CKUW 95.9FM in Winnipeg on Thursday Mornings.
Q2 is the second-generation program of Queer In Your Ear. Originally a spoken-word show in the 90s, Q2 now also holds community events and encourages local LGBTQ2+POCs to be #UnapologeticallyYourself
FB / Twitter / IG / SC / TikTok: @ckuwQ2

Special thanks:

Metropolitan Entertainment Centre by Canad Inns

VIA Rail Canada

Royal Bank of Canada



D Works Media

Dance Local WPG

CKUW 95.9FM Winnipeg

QPOC Winnipeg

Fashion Paradise

Ragpickers Anti-Fashion Emporium

Tourism Winnipeg - Danica D and Sarah F

United Fire Fighters of Winnipeg

Classic Eats Catering and Baking

City Councillors of Winnipeg

MP Leah Gazan, Winnipeg Centre

MLA Uzoma Asagwara, Union Station

MLA Nahanni Fontaine, St. John's

MLA Adrien Sala, St. James

MLA Bernadette Smith, Point Douglas

Aaron Stringer

Aaron Kowal

Across the Board Cafe

Adam and Eve

Beyond Flowers

Budweiser / Bud Light

Chocolate Zen Bakery

Cortney Chammartin

Crazy 8s Billiards


Explore Edmonton

Festival du Voyageur

Foxy Shoppe

Gail Cels

Harris Builders

Laura's Under There

Little Tree Hugger Soap

The Manitoba Museum

McNally Robinson - Grant Park

Mike Tuthill

Modern Coffee

Mondetta Originals

Peg City Yoga

Prairie Theatre Exchange

Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre

Season 3 of PTE's Drag Performance Class

Shirtless Violinist

Sunshine House and Like That

Tourism Jasper

Travel Ottawa

Travel Saskatchewan

Tyler Blashko

Uptown Alley

UWSA Rainbow Lounge

Volunteer Manitoba

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