GREEN SPACE FESTIVAL
greenspaceto.org To celebrate the 10 years milestone, Green Space Festival is pulling out all the stops for this year’s events; only the best DJs, drag queens and performers will do. Barbara Hall Park becomes centre stage for Green Space Festival’s five legendary parties. Things kick off June 20 with the shiniest soiree in the line-up: Starry Night. Dance under the constellations as Drag Race royalty takes the stage. From Season 10 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, Miz Cracker, Monét X Change, and The Vixen will give party-goers quite the performance. And joining them is the co-host of Drag Race Thailand, Pangina Heals. Feel the love on June 21 with Disco Disco. The disco evangelist himself, DJ Eli Escobar, brings his Bushwick beats to the decks. And James Hillard and Luke Howard from Horse Meat Disco are in with their signature, UKunderground edits. Special performance by Season 9 winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race, Sasha Velour. Keep the beats going on June 22 with One World, a tribute to everything legendary. See electronic music icon Carl Craig he Detroit live and experience his unique blend of techno, jazz and sci-fi vibes. Also taking to the decks is the globe-trotting, world famous DJ Saeed Younan. Things get ferocious June 23 when Lipstick Jungle swings into Barbara Hall Park. Get it started with an afternoon of house pros: deep-house master Tracy Young, Brazilian hot shot Ana Paula, and NYC’s legendary Morabito are on the decks. And the beats go from house to techno when Misstress Barbara spins. Finally, on June 24, heads will be spinning at the can’t miss TreeHouse with this ultimate DJ line up: New York’s master, DJ Angel Moraes; DEF MIX royalty, DJ Hector Romero; international Circuit party pros DJ Isaac Escalante and DJ GSP; and Berlin beauty DJ Ben Bakson are all set to blow the roof off this non-stop party. Green Space Festival’s goal has always been to party for a cause. Since 2008, over $2.5 million have been raised for The 519, Toronto’s LGBT community centre.