Club 654 - Historic Places Days

Club 654

Winnipeg, Manitoba
Queer Historic Place
654 Erin Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
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Opened in 1970, just after homosexual acts were decriminalised in Canada, Club 654 was the first exclusively gay club in Winnipeg! The club was located in the upstairs of the building. It was operated by volunteers, and was a members-only after hours club without a liquor license. It has been said that few women ever attended the club.

* Korinek, Valerie, J.. Prairie Fairies : A History of Queer Communities and People in Western Canada, 1930-1985


654 Erin Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
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