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Favorite Places, LGBT, Travel, Show

Favorite Places 

A travel documentary series with a unique LGBT twist. 

Favorite Places is a half-hour travel documentary series that takes viewers on a personal tour through some of North America’s most interesting cities – and in each city our tour guide is a prominent member of the LGBT community.

In this OUTtv original series, join some of North America’s most prominent community members such as radio hosts, community advocates, politicians and more as they show off all of their favorite places in their city. 

Stars: Libby Davies, Michael Chapman, Jim Culbert, Thom Fitzgerald and more. 

An OUTtv Original Series

Favorite Places is a half-hour documentary series that takes viewers on a personal tour through some of North America’s most interesting cities-and in each city, our guide is a prominent member of the LGBT community.

An OUTtv Original Series

Favorite Places is a half-hour documentary series that takes viewers on a personal tour through some of North America’s most interesting cities-and in each city, our guide is a prominent member of the LGBT community.

An OUTtv Original Series

Favorite Places is a half-hour documentary series that takes viewers on a personal tour through some of North America’s most interesting cities-and in each city, our guide is a prominent member of the LGBT community.

An OUTtv Original Series

Favorite Places is a half-hour documentary series that takes viewers on a personal tour through some of North America’s most interesting cities-and in each city, our guide is a prominent member of the LGBT community.

Episode 101 Vancouver - Ron Oliver

Join director Ron Oliver as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 102 Vancouver - Nelson Wong

Join actor Nelson Wong, as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 103 Vancouver - Gordon Price

Join activist/former city councilman Gordon Price, as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 104 Vancouver - Denis Simpson

Beloved actor Denis Simpson passed away unexpected in 2010. We continue to run this epsiode posthumously, dedicating it to his memory. Denis was very special to all of us and his love of the city is evident in this episode. So please join writer and theatre actor Denis Simpson as he showed us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 105 Vancouver - Libby Davies

Join politician and activist Libby Davies, as she shows us her “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 106 Vancouver - Jonny Staub

Join radio host and T.V. personality Jonny Staub, as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 201 Calgary - Ken Shultz

Join Ken Shultz as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Calgary, Alberta.

Episode 202 Calgary - Brad Bowstock

Join Brad Bowstock as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Calgary, Alberta. 

Episode 203 Calgary - Lynn MacDonald

Join Lynn MacDonald as she shows us her “Favorite Places” in Calgary, Alberta. 

Episode 204 Montreal - Andre Gagnon

Join Andre Gagnon as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Montreal, Quebec. 

Episode 205 Montreal - Ian Abinakle

Join Ian Abinakle as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Montreal, Quebec. 

Episode 206 Montreal - Miriam Ginestier

Join Miriam Ginestier as she shows us her “Favorite Places” in Montreal, Quebec.

Episode 301 Jasper - Abner Brown

Welcome to Jasper! A small transient mountain community in the heart of Alberta’s Rockies. It’s home to stunning glacial views, soothing hot springs and Jasper Program Coordinator, Abner Brown.

Episode 302 Saskatoon - J Richards/N White

Jai Richards and Nicole White are of Saskatoon’s finest. Although they both work within Saskatoon’s LGBT community, they truly made a name for themselves during their fight for marriage rights in Saskatchewan.

Episode 303 Winnipeg - Chad Smith

We visit Winnipeg’s Rainbow Resource Centre’s Director, Chad Smith. We follow Chad to some of Winnipeg’s hotspots including a local favorite The Forks Market.

Episode 304 Victoria - Dawn Heidan

Dawn Heidan is the entrepreneur Victoria’s “Out of the Closet” renew boutique, a non-profit thrift store that raises money for the LGBT community. Enjoy a great look at the store plus other favorites from her home town.

Episode 305 Saskatoon - Kelly Unrau

Meet Kelly Unrau, aspiring yoga teacher, fantastic mom and all around good person. Having grown up in Saskatoon, Kelly is a great person to give us a tour of her city.

Episode 306 Victoria - Lynne Super

The University of Victoria is lucky to have Super Queer Radio on its air waves. We sit down with host, Lynne Super, to check out her personal Vancouver Island favorites.

Episode 307 Whistler - Rohan Hare

Tourism Whistler was happy to nominate Rohan Hare to represent the gay community in Whistler. As a database analyst for the tourism bureau itself – wherever Rohan goes, the gay scene follows.

Episode 308 Winnipeg - Jennifer Howard

Meet Manitoba MLA Jennifer Howard and join her as she takes us to her favorite places around Winnipeg. A highlight is a trip to the Manitoba Legislature, easily the most stunning building in all of Winnipeg.

Episode 309 Edmonton - Kris Wells

Kris Wells is a busy man. He’s the co-founder of Edmonton’s Camp Fyrefly as well as a post doctoral researcher at the Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services at the University of Alberta. We’re glad he found time to take us around his city. Welcome to Edmonton.

Episode 310 Whistler - Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson is a Whistler legend. Also known as Mr. Whistler he’s the man behind gaywhistler.com and WinterPride. There’s no better person to show us the slopes this town has to offer.

Episode 401 Halifax - Candy Palmater

Comedian, TV host and international speaker Candy Palmater shows us around Halifax. Stops include Lawrencetown Beach, Video Difference, the Neptune Theatre and Candy’s favourite restaurant, Gio. 

Next Showing

  • » Aug 21 3:30 am
  • » Aug 21 5:30 am
  • » Aug 21 6:30 am
  • » Aug 21 8:30 am

Episode 402 Halifax - Aaron Stevens

Youth activist Aaron Stevens attends university in Ottawa but he returns to Halifax to show off his hometown. Aaron’s favorite places include the Halifax Ferry, the Youth Project, the Halifax Seaport Farmers Market and Darell’s Restaurant.

Next Showing

  • » Aug 22 3:30 am
  • » Aug 22 5:30 am
  • » Aug 22 6:30 am
  • » Aug 22 8:30 am

Episode 403 Whitehorse - Peggy Hanifan

Singer/songwriter Peggy Hanifan is very proud to live in the Land of the Midnight Sun. She shows us around Whitehorse highlighting the Yukon River, the Old Firehall, the Yukon Wildlife Preserve and the home of her Whitewater Wednesday jam nights – Epic Pizza.

Episode 404 Stratford - R Hodgson/C Hughes

From its opulent stage to its idyllic gardens, this quaint town is Canada’s top stop for all things Shakespeare.  B&B owners Ross Hodgson and Clinton Hughes host our tour of the finer side of Stratford.

Episode 405 Whitehorse - Jenny Hamilton

Jenny Hamilton is Whitehorse’s favourite stand-up comic and a rock of support for the local theatre scene. She takes us to her favourite haunts including the Guild Hall, Baked Café, Miles Canyon, and Molotov & Brick Tattoo.

Episode 406 Halifax - Thom Fitzgerald

Well known and celebrated Canadian filmmaker Thom Fitzgerald shows off the stunning beauty and energy of Halifax. Highlights include the Waterfront Boardwalk, the Halifax Public Gardens, the Bay of Fundy and Luckett Vineyards.

Episode 407 Charlottetown - Jim Culbert

The first marriage commissioner to perform gay marriages in PEI and the owner/operator of Green Gay Bulls B&B, Jim Culbert is a supporter of all things LGBT in PEI. His favourite stops include Point Prim Lighthouse, Orwell Corner Historic Village, the Dunes, and Route 3 Eatery.

Episode 408 Whitehorse - Stephen Dunbar-Edge

Stephen Dunbar-Edge is one half of the Yukon’s first married gay couple and a proud member of the Whitehorse community. In this episode he takes us to the Whitehorse Food Bank, the Canada Games Centre, Burnt Toast Café, and the Yukon Arts Centre. 

Episode 409 Halifax - Lee-Anne Poole

Playwright and performer Lee-Anne Poole is a born and raised Haligonian. Her favourite spots in the city include hometown Herring Cove, the Bus Stop Theatre, Venus Envy and Fred. 

Episode 410 Quebec City - Max Veilleux

Quebec City has entranced visitors for over 400 years with its rich history and varied culture. Max Veilleux gives us a tour of the city, one of the earliest European settlements in North America.

Episode 411 Toronto - j wallace

Speaker, author and activist j wallace takes us on an exploration of vibrant downtown Toronto. For j, there’s no place like home!

Episode 101 Vancouver - Ron Oliver

Join director Ron Oliver as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 102 Vancouver - Nelson Wong

Join actor Nelson Wong, as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 103 Vancouver - Gordon Price

Join activist/former city councilman Gordon Price, as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 104 Vancouver - Denis Simpson

Beloved actor Denis Simpson passed away unexpected in 2010. We continue to run this epsiode posthumously, dedicating it to his memory. Denis was very special to all of us and his love of the city is evident in this episode. So please join writer and theatre actor Denis Simpson as he showed us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 105 Vancouver - Libby Davies

Join politician and activist Libby Davies, as she shows us her “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 106 Vancouver - Jonny Staub

Join radio host and T.V. personality Jonny Staub, as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Vancouver, B.C.

Episode 201 Calgary - Ken Shultz

Join Ken Shultz as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Calgary, Alberta.

Episode 202 Calgary - Brad Bowstock

Join Brad Bowstock as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Calgary, Alberta. 

Episode 203 Calgary - Lynn MacDonald

Join Lynn MacDonald as she shows us her “Favorite Places” in Calgary, Alberta. 

Episode 204 Montreal - Andre Gagnon

Join Andre Gagnon as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Montreal, Quebec. 

Episode 205 Montreal - Ian Abinakle

Join Ian Abinakle as he shows us his “Favorite Places” in Montreal, Quebec. 

Episode 206 Montreal - Miriam Ginestier

Join Miriam Ginestier as she shows us her “Favorite Places” in Montreal, Quebec.

Episode 301 Jasper - Abner Brown

Welcome to Jasper! A small transient mountain community in the heart of Alberta’s Rockies. It’s home to stunning glacial views, soothing hot springs and Jasper Program Coordinator, Abner Brown.

Episode 302 Saskatoon - J Richards/N White

Jai Richards and Nicole White are of Saskatoon’s finest. Although they both work within Saskatoon’s LGBT community, they truly made a name for themselves during their fight for marriage rights in Saskatchewan.

Episode 303 Winnipeg - Chad Smith

We visit Winnipeg’s Rainbow Resource Centre’s Director, Chad Smith. We follow Chad to some of Winnipeg’s hotspots including a local favorite The Forks Market.

Episode 304 Victoria - Dawn Heidan

Dawn Heidan is the entrepreneur Victoria’s “Out of the Closet” renew boutique, a non-profit thrift store that raises money for the LGBT community. Enjoy a great look at the store plus other favorites from her home town.

Episode 305 Saskatoon - Kelly Unrau

Meet Kelly Unrau, aspiring yoga teacher, fantastic mom and all around good person. Having grown up in Saskatoon, Kelly is a great person to give us a tour of her city.

Episode 306 Victoria - Lynne Super

The University of Victoria is lucky to have Super Queer Radio on its air waves. We sit down with host, Lynne Super, to check out her personal Vancouver Island favorites.

Episode 307 Whistler - Rohan Hare

Tourism Whistler was happy to nominate Rohan Hare to represent the gay community in Whistler. As a database analyst for the tourism bureau itself – wherever Rohan goes, the gay scene follows.

Episode 308 Winnipeg - Jennifer Howard

Meet Manitoba MLA Jennifer Howard and join her as she takes us to her favorite places around Winnipeg. A highlight is a trip to the Manitoba Legislature, easily the most stunning building in all of Winnipeg.

Episode 309 Edmonton - Kris Wells

Kris Wells is a busy man. He’s the co-founder of Edmonton’s Camp Fyrefly as well as a post doctoral researcher at the Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services at the University of Alberta. We’re glad he found time to take us around his city. Welcome to Edmonton.

Episode 310 Whistler - Dean Nelson

Dean Nelson is a Whistler legend. Also known as Mr. Whistler he’s the man behind gaywhistler.com and WinterPride. There’s no better person to show us the slopes this town has to offer.

Episode 401 Halifax - Candy Palmater

Comedian, TV host and international speaker Candy Palmater shows us around Halifax. Stops include Lawrencetown Beach, Video Difference, the Neptune Theatre and Candy’s favourite restaurant, Gio. 

Next Showing

  • » Aug 21 3:30 am
  • » Aug 21 5:30 am
  • » Aug 21 6:30 am
  • » Aug 21 8:30 am

Episode 402 Halifax - Aaron Stevens

Youth activist Aaron Stevens attends university in Ottawa but he returns to Halifax to show off his hometown. Aaron’s favorite places include the Halifax Ferry, the Youth Project, the Halifax Seaport Farmers Market and Darell’s Restaurant.

Next Showing

  • » Aug 22 3:30 am
  • » Aug 22 5:30 am
  • » Aug 22 6:30 am
  • » Aug 22 8:30 am

Episode 403 Whitehorse - Peggy Hanifan

Singer/songwriter Peggy Hanifan is very proud to live in the Land of the Midnight Sun. She shows us around Whitehorse highlighting the Yukon River, the Old Firehall, the Yukon Wildlife Preserve and the home of her Whitewater Wednesday jam nights – Epic Pizza.

Episode 404 Stratford - R Hodgson/C Hughes

From its opulent stage to its idyllic gardens, this quaint town is Canada’s top stop for all things Shakespeare.  B&B owners Ross Hodgson and Clinton Hughes host our tour of the finer side of Stratford.

Episode 405 Whitehorse - Jenny Hamilton

Jenny Hamilton is Whitehorse’s favourite stand-up comic and a rock of support for the local theatre scene. She takes us to her favourite haunts including the Guild Hall, Baked Café, Miles Canyon, and Molotov & Brick Tattoo.

Episode 406 Halifax - Thom Fitzgerald

Well known and celebrated Canadian filmmaker Thom Fitzgerald shows off the stunning beauty and energy of Halifax. Highlights include the Waterfront Boardwalk, the Halifax Public Gardens, the Bay of Fundy and Luckett Vineyards.

Episode 407 Charlottetown - Jim Culbert

The first marriage commissioner to perform gay marriages in PEI and the owner/operator of Green Gay Bulls B&B, Jim Culbert is a supporter of all things LGBT in PEI. His favourite stops include Point Prim Lighthouse, Orwell Corner Historic Village, the Dunes, and Route 3 Eatery.

Episode 408 Whitehorse - Stephen Dunbar-Edge

Stephen Dunbar-Edge is one half of the Yukon’s first married gay couple and a proud member of the Whitehorse community. In this episode he takes us to the Whitehorse Food Bank, the Canada Games Centre, Burnt Toast Café, and the Yukon Arts Centre. 

Episode 409 Halifax - Lee-Anne Poole

Playwright and performer Lee-Anne Poole is a born and raised Haligonian. Her favourite spots in the city include hometown Herring Cove, the Bus Stop Theatre, Venus Envy and Fred. 

Episode 410 Quebec City - Max Veilleux

Quebec City has entranced visitors for over 400 years with its rich history and varied culture. Max Veilleux gives us a tour of the city, one of the earliest European settlements in North America.

Episode 411 Toronto - j wallace

Speaker, author and activist j wallace takes us on an exploration of vibrant downtown Toronto. For j, there’s no place like home!

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