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A Sunshine Odyssey at Winnipeg Fringe

JD and the Sunshine Band storm the Winnipeg Fringe Festival! They will take you on a musical adventure through the strange landscapes of Winnipeg and beyond. Part informative, part deformative.


WED, JUL 17 @ 7:00
SAT, JUL 20 @ 7:00
SUN, JUL 21 @ 7:00
MON, JUL 22 @ 7:00
TUE, JUL 23 @ 7:00
WED, JUL 24 @ 7:00
THU, JUL 25 @ 7:00
FRI, JUL 26 @ 8:30
SUN, JUL 28 @ 7:00

Director: JD Ormond
Venue: Club 200 (190 Garry St.)
Genre: Musical
Length: 45 Mins
Tickets: $12 (On sale now!)
Content Rating: General
Warnings: Coarse Language, Smoke or Fog

A Glimpse of Sunshine at Winnipeg Fringe!

The Sunshine Bunch is headed for the Fringe Festival! A Glimpse of Sunshine is an exploration of self-discovery. The show (genre: Unclassifiable!) features drag queens, spoken word, dramatic re-enactments and some puppets! Come see your Sunshine faves in a truly singular stage production at Club 200!


WED, JUL 17 @ 8:30
SUN, JUL 21 @ 8:30
MON, JUL 22 @ 8:30
TUE, JUL 23 @ 8:30
WED, JUL 24 @ 8:30
THU, JUL 25 @ 8:30
FRI, JUL 26 @ 7:00
SUN, JUL 28 @ 8:30

Venue: Club 200 (190 Garry St.)
Length: 60 Mins
Tickets: $12 (On Sale Now!)
Door Discount: $10 Students|Seniors|Fringe Performers, Friends of Sunshine House

Content Rating: Parental Guidance
Warnings: Coarse Language|Violent Content|Sexual Content|Nudity

Science + Supper: Springtime for Syphilis


-Is Winnipeg experiencing a resurgence of spirochetes? (And also, what the heck is a spirochete?)
-What are the modern techniques for prevention and treatment?
-Where did this germ come from, anyway?

Join us for supper at 5:30 (prepared by Chef Paul) and we’ll start talking science at 6:00. Cost is by donation! Location is Sunshine House, 646 Logan Ave.

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Tickets selling fast for Drag Queen Karaoke Night!

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Our friends at Torque Brewing Co. are hosting a fundraiser for us! What a grand gesture!

Join us on Friday, May 10, at 7pm for a TGIF to get your weekend started off right! The Sunshine Bunch will be in attendance and Lady Quinzarr (accomplished musician in her own right) will host. $20 gets you in the door, a complimentary pint of a the special Foundation brew for the occasion, appetizers and a silent auction! All this plus the dazzling entertainment we’ve come to expect from the Sunshine Bunch.

It all happens at Torque Brewing Co.’s taproom, 330-830 King Edward St.

Tickets are on sale now and selling fast — don’t delay, head over to Eventbrite to get yours!


Every year, Torque selects an organization to be the beneficiary of the sales of their Foundation American Pale Ale, and this year, Sunshine House is the recipient! $4 from every 12-pack of this beer will go to fund our programs.

2018 Annual General Meeting

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You’re invited to Sunshine House’s 2017-18 Annual General meeting!

  • Doors open at 5:30pm
  • Meeting will start at 6:00pm
  • A light supper will be served
  • All are welcome/come as you are!

Accessibility: Wheelchair access through rear door only. There is no washroom on the main floor — there are facilities up a long flight of stairs and down a shorter flight of stairs.

The Second Annual Two-Spirit Pow Wow, June 2, 2018


Seven drums. Sixty dancers. Hundreds of relatives, friends and supporters. It was a cloudy day at the Forks National Historic Site, but we paid no mind to the drizzle outside the tent! Inside, the beat of the drum kept feet moving and spirits high.

A pageant was held to select the 2018 Two-Spirit Ogichidaa/Ogichidaakwe. Here are the winners, Sky Peebles and Brielle Beardy-Linklater (who also served as the Pride Parade Grand Marshall on Sunday).


Thank you to everyone who made this a wonderful day — dancers, drummers, sponsors, contributors to our crowdfunding campaign, volunteers and staff.

See you next year!