June Gay Pride Events

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“CSD” stands for Christopher Street Day, a common name for European Prides that honors the Stonewall Riots that took place on Christopher Street in New York City in 1969.

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June Gay Pride Events

    • CSD Dusseldorf  – Düsseldorf-Pride kicks off in the state capital on the Rhine.  The Festival area will be located on the Johannes Rau Place. Düsseldorf, Germany; Jun 1-3, 2018
    • Venice Pride celebrates the unity of L.A.’s LGBTQ+ community, its friends, and supporters. Through annual events and ongoing outreach, Venice Pride inspires, commemorates and supports diversity with the unique and eclectic spirit that embodies Venice Beach. Venice Beach, CA; Jun 1-3, 2018
    • Sonoma County Pride -We are a diverse group throughout Sonoma County and need to speak as one unified voice to accomplish our goals while promoting Russian River or other Sonoma County LGBT tourist areas. While putting on a fun and successful Pride Parade and Celebration is, of course, a top priority, we are also taking the lead on a broader vision working with other community groups and our local governments addressing LGBT issues. This year’s Pride theme is Equality Everywhere. Guerneville, CA; June 1-3, 2018
    • One Magical Weekend – One Magical Weekend during Gay Disney – One of the largest LGBT Events in the World! Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon and Epcot. Orlando, FL; June 1-4, 2018
    • SAY IT LOUD! BLACK & LATINO GAY PRIDE – Albany, NY; Jun 1-9, 2018
    • Pittsburgh Pride – Pittsburgh Pride is the premier LGBT community festival in Pennsylvania, featuring the Pride March, PrideFest and other events in June and is sponsored by the Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA; June 1-10, 2018
    • Central Alabama Pride -Central Alabama Pride, Inc. (CAP) organizes Pride Activities in Birmingham, AL and the surrounding areas. Birmingham, Alabama; June 1-10, 2018
    • Boston Pride – Boston Pride produces events and activities to achieve inclusivity, equality, respect, and awareness in Greater Boston and beyond. Fostering diversity, unity, visibility, and dignity, we educate, communicate and advocate for building and strengthening community connections. Boston, MA June 1-10, 2018
    • CSD Innsbruck – The In [n] love, Tirol’s TranSchwuLesBisches Straßenfest took place for the first time in 2005. Similar to the CSD events, this event, organized by the former chairman of HOSI Tirol, Stefan Bradl, should increase the acceptance and tolerance of the population. In 2010 the CSD Innsbruck should replace the In [n] love. Due to the demand for the unique Tyrolean event, the In [n] love – in addition to the CSD – was organized as an autumn festival on 1 October 2011 and has been organized annually since late summer. The In [n] love has also been extended from a day program to a weekend program. Innsbruck, Austria; Jun 2, 2018
    • Rainbow Pride of West Virginia – Based in Charleston, Rainbow Pride of West Virginia provides social and educational resources to the state’s LGBT community and our friends & allies. We host numerous events throughout the year including our annual Parade & Festival each June in downtown Charleston and the Miss & Mr. Pride of West Virginia Pageant. Charleston, WV; Jun 2, 2018
    • CSD WIESBADEN – The CSD Wiesbaden is committed to equality and acceptance and fights against discrimination & exclusion! Every year on the first weekend in June, we make Wiesbaden visibly more colorful. Hessen, Wiesbaden; June 2, 2018
    • Lillie PrideBelgian Brussels Pride. The Gay and Lesbian Association which organizes Lesbian & Gay Pride in Lille brings together associations, traders and individuals, the Lesbian & Gay Pride Lille organizes the Lesbian & Gay Pride in June, but also the cultural week next to the parade (called LGP culture), and participates in LGBT events throughout the year. Lille, France Jun 2, 2018
    • Aarhus Pride – Aarhus Pride is a celebration of diversity in Denmark’s second-largest city, also known as the “City of Smiles.” The purpose of Aarhus Pride is to contribute to the respect and acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (also known as LGBT people). Aarhus, Denmark; June 2, 2018
    • CSD KARLSRUHE – The CSD Karlsruhe e. V. is a non-profit association, which organizes the Christopher Street Day in Karlsruhe every year. This includes the central pride parade through the inner city, a political demonstration with speeches by politicians and public figures, a festival for the community and their friends as well as a colorful supporting program, which is being created with the help of other organizations in Karlsruhe. Baden-Württemberg, Karlsruhe; June 2, 2018
    • Chester County PrideFest – 4th Annual Pride Fundraiser and the 3rd annual Chester County Pride Festival. We are pleased and excited to put together this celebration of diversity and equality for the entire Chester County community and our allies. Phoenixville, PA; June 2-3, 2018
    • Vienna Gay Pride – the country’s biggest event of the lesbian, gay and transgender community. Vienna, Austria; Jun 2-17, 2018
    • Sao Paulo Brazil Gay Pride – The Sao Paulo Gay Pride or Parada do Orgulho Gay GLBT de Sao Paulo, in Portuguese, has grown from 2,000 participants in 1997 to almost 2.5 million people in 2006 edition. They made to the Guinness Book in 2006 for the world’s biggest Gay Pride celebration and haven’t lost its #1 position ever since. Jun 3, 2018
    • East Central Minnesota Pride – East Central Minnesota Pride is the yearly celebration of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) residents of East Central Minnesota. It is just one of two prides held in a rural community in the U.S. The celebration is held during the first weekend of June at Voyageur Park in Pine City, Minn. Pine City, MN; Jun 3, 2018
    • Jersey Pride  – NJ’s annual gay pride celebration at the jersey shore. The 27th Anniversary. Enjoy the fabulous pride parade, headline performers, great food, arts and crafts, exhibits and community information, activities for the entire family, and the best in entertainment. The festival features 150 artisans, crafters, and organizations, and a diverse Food Court. Fun for all ages in the “Family Zone”. Asbury Park, NJ; Jun 3, 2018
    • Proud Experiences – an international 2 day B2B travel & lifestyle event. Bringing together travel suppliers, brands & buyers targeting the LGBT community. London, UK; June 6-8, 2018
    • Key West PrideFest – Key West celebrated its first Pride 35 years ago with a simple march up Duval St. This first Pride March included gay and straight men and women, friends, family members, locals, and visitors who decided they wanted to send a message to the world about how a community could live…together. Integration, acceptance, and inclusion have been a way of life in Key West for decades. Celebrate Pride on a tropical island where our official motto is “One Human Family.” Key West, FL; June 6-10, 2018
    • Capital Pride – The Capital Pride Alliance announced “Elements of Us” as the Pride 2018 theme last night at the Seventh Annual Pride Reveal event at SAX Restaurant & Lounge in downtown Washington, DC. Through this theme, Capital Pride acknowledges that every person’s life is composed of a kaleidoscope of extraordinary parts, including identity, race, sexuality, gender, spirituality, experience, beliefs, goals, and so much more. Washington, DC June 7-10, 2018
    • FilmOut San Diego – The mission of FilmOut San Diego is to enlighten, educate, and entertain the communities of San Diego County & beyond through the exhibition of LGBT-themed films. FilmOut San Diego seeks to recognize, promote, celebrate and support the important diverse artistic contributions LGBT filmmakers make to our community. San Diego, CA; Jun 7-10, 2018
    • STRANGELOVE a Queer FilmFest – With a whole lotta love we’ve put together a programme that will push past the frayed boundaries of your imagination. Yes, you pack of hungry art-wolves, this programme won’t be blushing while extending its tentacles to you nor while redefining those boundaries of yours. Cause, well, as you might have guessed, the theme this year is ‘Crossing Borders’. And border crossing we will! Antwerp, Belgium; Jun 8-9, 2018
    • Albuquerque Pride – Albuquerque Pride is pleased to announce the 42nd annual PrideFest celebrating the LGBTIQ community in New Mexico. New Mexico is the only state that has both Hate Crimes and Human Rights legislation that includes sexual orientation and gender identity. New Mexicans are accepting of diversity but being aware of your environment and taking appropriate precautions after a day at Pride are advised. Albuquerque, NM; June 8-9, 2018
    • PrideFest Milwaukee – PrideFest Milwaukee is the most dynamic pride festival featuring the largest LGBT music showcase in North America. Milwaukee, WI; June 8-10, 2018
    • Long Island Pride Parade – Each June, tens of thousands of LGBT Long Islanders, friends, and allies come together to celebrate LI Pride in beautiful Long Beach, NY. In 2017, thousands of visitors from 15 states, and 3 cities in Canada joined in the fun too, for the biggest Pride event LI Pride has held in its 27-year history. Long Beach, NY; June 8-10, 2018
    • Queer Women of Color Film Festival – Queer Women of Color Media Arts Project (QWOCMAP) promotes the creation, exhibition, and distribution of new films and videos that increase the visibility of queer women of color, authentically reflect our life stories, and address the vital social justice issues that concern our communities. San Francisco, CA; Jun 8-10, 2018
    • New Orleans Pride – New Orleans Pridefully embraces the message of visibility of all communities in our mission to celebrate and promote history along with future prosperity of not only the New Orleans area, but the entire Gulf Coast Region. We are using public awareness and education about the LGBT community as a way to combat “phobias” and discrimination. These programs, seminars, and events leading up to, and during Pride weekend, are meant to include individuals from all walks of life.  New Orleans Pride’s objectives are to create an atmosphere in the Gulf Coast Region, where everyone can feel comfortable, safe and respected. New Orleans Pride is creating unity in all communities, bringing together the straight and homosexual communities. New Orleans, LA; June 8-11, 2018
    • Blackpool Pride – The Festival brings LGB&T people together and is a celebration of our LGB&T lifestyle. It is an opportunity to make friends and be yourself in an environment where you feel safe and welcomed. Blackpool, England; June 8-11, 2018
    • Zürich Pride – Same Love – Same Rights it should be noted that gay loving people in Switzerland still not the have equal rights and opportunities, like heterosexuals. There are currently only 25 countries (including 17 from Europe) that allow same-sex couples to marry. Switzerland still does not recognize Marriage Equality. Zürich, Switzerland; June 8-17, 2018
    • Queen City Pride – The Queen City Pride Festival is an annual, week-long celebration of the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*, and Queer) community of Regina and the greater region of South Saskatchewan. The festival features a series of events, organized by Regina Pride and other community organizations, that focus on highlighting our culture, history, achievements, and struggles. Every event strives to educate, entertain, and inform participants on our sexual and gender diverse community. The Queen City Pride Festival takes place during the month June, along with Prince Albert Pride, Saskatoon Pride, Moose Jaw Pride, and Swift Current Pride. These festivals take place during Saskatchewan’s “Pride Month”, as proclaimed by the Government of Saskatchewan each year. Regina, SK; June 8-17, 2018
    • Edmonton GLBT Pride Festival – Edmonton’s first Pride celebration took place in 1980 and has grown from a small celebration of 75 people who enjoyed a baseball game followed by a campfire. Events added in the past 29 years have included rallies and fairs, poetry readings, art shows, picnics, croquet tournaments, baseball games, a film festival, the parade and Celebration on the Square. Edmonton, AB; June 8-17, 2018
    • Shanghai Pride – The first ShanghaiPRIDE came into being with a bang in 2009, thanks to the tireless commitment of a small group of volunteers. Their hope was and still remains, that ShanghaiPRIDE can raise the awareness and visibility of the LGBT community in China and thereby increase acceptance and tolerance. Shanghai, China; June 8-18, 2018
    • Sofia Pride – The 11th Sofia Pride. As in previous years, the parade will be preceded by week-long events such as “Sofia Pride Art Week” and “Sofia Pride Film Festival” featuring series of cultural events, exhibitions, discussion rounds and films from around the world, focusing on the lives and issues concerning the LGBTI community. For the first time, we will organize “Sofia Pride Sports Week” which will offer series of sports events and discussions on the topic of queerness in sports. Sofia, Bulgaria; Jun 9, 2018
    • Indy Pride FestivalIndy’s annual LGBT Festival, Parade and Week of Events. Indianapolis, IN; June 9, 2018
    • Rome Pride – Since 1994 the Rome Pride parades through the streets of the capital and is fighting for your rights. Rome, Italy; June 9, 2018
    • CSD GREIFSWALD – It is a colorful street festival and a political demonstration at the same time. Throughout the day, initiatives, associations, and organizations from the region and the country can be informed about their work and supported. The official Colorful Beats graduation party will take place from 23:00 in the Kontorkeller. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Greifswald; TBA
    • Warsaw Pride – The next Equality Parade is set to march the streets of Warsaw on 11th! We will have many surprises and attractions in store for you.  As usual, the Parade will highlight the demands of national, ethnic, religious and sexual minorities as well as disabled people. Warsaw, Poland; June 9, 2018
    • CSD ASCHAFFENBURG – The LGBT * IQ Youth Initiative rAinBows invites you to the 4th Aschaffenburger Christopher Street Day! Bayern, Aschaffenburg; June 9, 2018
    • Zagreb Pride March – This year is the 17th Zagreb Pride March. Zagreb Pride March is the most important annual protest, demonstration and public political gathering of lesbians, bisexuals, transgender, transsexual, intersexual and queer persons. Zagreb, Croatia; June 9, 2018
    • Brooklyn Pride – Over the years, Brooklyn Pride has grown to become the largest and most prominent organization serving Brooklyn’s LGBT community. Although Brooklyn Pride’s primary mission is to produce the borough’s annual pride events, the organization actively works to bring pride year-round to every Brooklyn neighborhood. Brooklyn, NY; June 9, 2018
    • Pride Toulouse – Elle débutera à 14h Place du Capitole. Toulouse, France; June 9, 2018
    • Athens PrideThe first Athens Pride was held to 2005. The non-profit organization Pride Festival Athens – Athens Pride was founded in 2006. It is the largest LGBT event in the region and one of the most dynamically developing Prides in Europe. The major event held every June in the central square of Athens, thousands of visitors (estimated at 20,000 in 2014) have the opportunity this morning to visit the booths of dozens of organizations, but also slow to enjoy the artistic program, thus participating in one of the better off party in town! To πρώτο Athens Pride έλαβε χώρα to 2005. Η αστική μη κερδοσκοπική εταιρεία Φεστιβάλ Υπερηφάνειας Αθήνας – Athens Pride ιδρύθηκε το 2006. Είναι το μεγαλύτερο LGBT εκδήλωση στην ευρύτερη περιοχή και ένα από τα δυναμικότερα αναπτυσσόμενα Prides στην Ευρώπη. Στη μεγάλη εκδήλωση που διοργανώνεται κάθε Ιούνιο σε κεντρική πλατεία της Αθήνας, χιλιάδες επισκέπτες (υπολογίζονται στους 20.000 το 2014) έχουν την ευκαιρία το πρωί να επισκεφτούν τα περίπτερα δεκάδων οργανώσεων, αλλά και το βραδύ να απολαμβάνουν το καλλιτεχνικό πρόγραμμα, συμμετέχοντας έτσι σε ένα από τα καλύτερα ανοιχτά πάρτυ της πόλης! Athens, Greece; June 9, 2018
    • York Pride – York Pride is North Yorkshire’s biggest LGBT+ celebration, organized by a committee of volunteers. York, England; June 9, 2018
    • CSD WUPPERTAL/WUPPERPRIDE – Since 2010, Wupperpride eV has organized and organized a Christopher Street Day (CSD) in Wuppertal. There is a colorful program of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transsexual/transgender themes. Nordrhein-Westfalen, Wuppertal; June 9, 2018
    • LA Pride – Christopher Street West Association, Inc. is a non-profit service organization within the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community, composed of volunteers committed to the goals of human rights, education, outreach, and better understanding within our community, as well as the non-LGBT community. To further these goals, Christopher Street West brings together the skills, talents, and visions of our diverse community to produce the annual Los Angeles Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Celebration in West Hollywood. The celebration is a unifying force that provides the resources to promote and accomplish these goals. Los Angeles, CA June 9-10, 2018
    • Motor City Pride – Motor City Pride is the largest event celebrating the lives of Michigan’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender citizens. A weekend packed with multiple events including a Family Picnic, Golf Outing, and Commitment Ceremony. Motor City Pride takes place in beautiful downtown Detroit at Hart Plaza, 1 Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI, 48226. Ferndale, MI;  Jun 9-10, 2018
    • Anchorage Pridefest – Anchorage PrideFest (June 9-16, 2018) is a week-long celebration of the state’s LGBT community, featuring more than 20 business supported events, including the popular Equality Parade and PrideFestival. Anchorage, AK; Jun 9-16, 2018
    • Pride in London – 2014 saw London’s biggest ever Pride Parade when 30,000 people danced, marched, drove and roller skated their way through the heart of the capital. Throughout June the award-winning #freedomto social media and advertising campaign took the Pride message to millions of people across London and far beyond. London, UK; June 9 – Jul 7, 2018
    • Gay Pride Rockland – In early 1999, VCS tested the idea of developing a gay pride event with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) community members, local shopkeepers, religious leaders, non-profit agencies and elected officials. From the onset, we shared that our mission would be to affirm the dignity of all LGBT people, their families, friends, and allies who live in every hamlet, village, and town in Rockland County. And at the same time, we wanted to transform the stereotypes that adversely impact the LGBT community. Nyack, NY; June 10, 2018
    • Capital City Pride – Olympia’s queerest summer festival! Celebrating LGBT PRIDE in the greater Olympia area. Olympia, WA; June 10, 2018
    • Philly Pride – The gay pride organization for Philadelphia. Organizer of PrideDay (the LGBT Parade and Festival), OutFest (the National Coming Out Day Block Party), and other LGBT Events  Philadelphia, PA; June 10, 2018
    • Saskatoon Pride – The Saskatoon Pride Festival, hosted by the Saskatoon Diversity Network (SDN), is an annual week-long festival providing an accessible space in which to celebrate queerness, fostering community pride, and raising awareness of queer culture within the larger community. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; June 10-25, 2018
    • Tel Aviv Gay Pride – Tel-Aviv is quickly making a name for itself as one of the top Gay destinations in the world. The extravagant and lavish Pride Week takes place annually at the beginning of the summer when the sun shines brightly on the Tel Aviv shores. Tel Aviv, Israel; TBA
    • Pride of the Ocean’s LGBT Film Festival on the High Seas – Western Mediterranean from Barcelona; 2018
    • Southern HiBearnation (Vic) – You can expect a bearish mix of all your favorite HiBearnation events and a few new ones we’ve never done before! And of course, the massive Mr. Australasia Bear Contest 2018 will once again be held at The Laird. VicBears Southern Hibearnation brings together bears and their buddies from all over the planet for the largest and friendliest bear FUNdraising event in the South! Abbotsford, VIC, Australia; June 11-17, 2018
    • Ibiza Gay Pride – Ibizagaypride will be one of the largest and most important gay events in Europe with up to 50,000 participants from 50 different countries over a period of 5 days taking part in ongoing and integrated events and activities. The dates have been carefully selected so as not to overlap with and to continue the Gay Pride Madrid celebrations. Participants can take advantage of their vacations and combine two weeks of relaxation and activities with two tourist destinations: Madrid-Ibiza. This will situate us among the most important gay circuit events of the world. The time has never been better to offer an event that meets the expectations of those factors that originally brought the island to the world ́s attention: a historic town centre that has been declared a world heritage site, beaches recognized internationally for their beauty, an unbeatable climate, magnificent leisure facilities for all budgets and above all gay friendly, so that Ibiza is chosen not out of habit but because visitors want to experience first-hand an up to date gay celebration that vindicates the heritage and history of the LGTB community. Ibiza, Spain; Jun 13-16, 2018
    • Provincetown International Film Festival – The defining honor of the Festival is its “Filmmaker on the Edge Award,” honoring outstanding achievement, innovation, and vision in filmmaking and given to a film artist whose admirable body of work pushes the boundaries of the medium. Filmmakers honored with this award represent the breadth and scope of independent filmmaking – as well as the Festival’s continued relevance and importance to the industry’s leading innovators: New Art Cinema. Provincetown, MA June 13-17, 2018
    • Gay Pride Sitges – The gay village by the sea is the epicenter of Sitges Pride, hosting 5 days of concerts, t-dances, fashion shows and more. 5,000+ people gather each evening to celebrate into the night. Sitges, Spain; June 14-18, 2018
    • Frameline – San Francisco International LGBT Festival – Frameline, the world’s largest LGBT media arts nonprofit organization, is proud to produce the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival. San Francisco, CA Jun 14-24, 2018
    • NYC  Pride – We all celebrate Pride in different ways, which is why NYC Pride offers something for everyone during NYC Pride Week. Heritage of Pride hosts New York City’s Pride events in commemoration of the Stonewall Riots of 1969, the beginning of the modern Gay Rights movement. NYC, NY June 14-24, 2018
    • Fire!! Mostra Internacional de Cinema Gai i Lesbia – This year, the programme reminds us all that France is a leading country in the fight for civil rights. Freedom, equality, diversity, are also the motto of Casal Lambda. So we celebrate twenty-one years of Lambda film, and forty years of the centre’s activities. We can look back and congratulate ourselves on what has been achieved. Then we can look forward to a future in which, together, we will continue to work with the Casal Lambda to achieve much more. Barcelona, Spain, TBA
    • Nanaimo Gay Pride – We are excited to share the schedule for Nanaimo Pride Week, our 20th pride celebration! Our schedule has expanded this year to include an event showcasing Queer Youth, a Pet Parade, a Pride Parade, and the Festival in the Park. We can’t wait to see everyone’s smiling faces celebrating Pride. Don’t miss this year’s rainbow crosswalks, with many, many thanks to the City of Nanaimo! Vancouver Island Rainbow Assoc. Nanaimo, Vancouver; TBA
    • LGBT Week NYC – How can you identify the best markets within LGBT to maximize ROI? Which mix of elements should be in your plans: Print ads? Websites? Mobile? Social? Influencers? Video? Sponsorships? How will you measure success? Who can you partner with to amplify your initiatives? We cover it all and much more with intriguing expert presentations and real-life case studies. Whether you are new to the LGBT market, or a long-time veteran, you can’t afford to miss this comprehensive educational and networking program. New York, NY; June 2019
    • Boise Pridefest – Boise Pridefest host Idaho’s largest pride event of the year. This year we are in our 29th year of celebrating our diverse LGBT Community. Boise, ID; Jun 15-16, 2018
    • Bisbee Pride – Bisbee Pride was formed in 2005 when a small group began discussing how to bring people to town in the summer.  What started as a small group of LGBT people has grown into a Pride Festival that draws hundreds of people from around the Country. Bisbee was the first town in Arizona to pass Civil Union ordinance. Bisbee, AZ; June 15-17, 2018
    • Columbus Pride – Central Ohio’s Annual Festival and Parade for the LGBTA Community. Columbus, OH; June 15-17, 2018
    • Lethbridge Pride Fest –  Lethbridge Pride Fest Society is a community-based organization providing events for the acceptance and inclusion of our diverse community. We recognize and celebrate the history, the courage and the future of all Alberta’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Two-Spirited, Queer, Questioning, Intersexed and Allied (LGBTTQQIA) Individuals and Communities. Southern Alberta, Canada; Jun 15-23, 2018
    • SYDNEY PRIDE FESTIVAL – This year’s Pride theme is Young Heroes. The love and pride of a group of young GLBTI heroes will form the core of this year’s Sydney Pride Festival. The Sydney Pride Festival is a special time for the GLBTI community as we remember the history and celebrate the present and look forward to a day when everyone is Equal. Sydney Pride Festival is a not for profit event which supports a wide range of GLBTI Charities, Organizations, and businesses. Sydney, Australia, Jun 15-30, 2018
    • CSD BIELEFELD – “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Asexual, Trans and Intersex” on the Bielefeld CSD together with solidarity people and groups against racism, homo- and transphobia for equality and a diverse, fair, and cosmopolitan world Society. Nordrhein-Westfalen, Bielefeld; June 16, 2018
    • Pride Edinburgh – Pride Edinburgh is Scotland’s national LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) pride festival. Edinburgh, Scotland; Jun 16, 2018
    • Lisbon Gay Pride March – In its 19th edition, MOL embraces the inclusion and representativeness of intersex people, so the event is now called the LGBTI + Pride March. As in previous years, it will be organized by a group of associations, student groups and informal groups, which invites Lisbon to march, from the Royal Prince to the Ribeira das Naus. Lisbon, Portugal, Jun 16, 2018
    • Lyon PrideAssociation against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. It organizes every year in Lyon walking Pride Lesbian, Fun, Bi and Trans. Association de lutte contre les discriminations liées à l’orientation sexuelle et à l’identité de genre. Elle organise chaque année à Lyon la marche des Fiertés Lesbiennes, Gaies, Bi et Trans. Lyon, France; Jun 16, 2018
    • RI Pridefest & Parade – The Official 43rd Annual PrideFest & Illuminated Night Parade! Providence, RI; June 16, 2018
    • Michigan Pride – The annual Pride Parade, part of the 27th Celebration of Pride In Michigan’s Capital. The Pride Parade attracts thousands of spectators annually and includes contingents from around the state floats, vehicles, walkers, entertainment and much more. People from all walks of life participate in this annual event to show they have pride. Lansing, MI; Jun 16, 2018
    • CSD OLDENBURG/CSD NORDWEST – The program of the CSD Nordwest (Leporello), which is spread throughout the Northwest region from Emden to Delmenhorst, Aurich to Wilhelmshaven, Cloppenburg to Brake, as well as Oldenburg, Bremen, Hamburg, and Hanover, has a circulation of 15,000. Niedersachsen, Oldenburg; June 16, 2018
    • Essex Pride – An annual celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender life in Essex and beyond. Central Park, Chelmsford, Essex, UK; Jun 16, 2018
    • Portland Pride Festival – Come celebrate Oregon & SW Washington’s LGBTQ and allied communities with 200 community groups, non-profits, and businesses, local edibles, and beverages, as well as chart-topping & local artists on the SoundStage from Noon until 6 pm! Portland, OR; June 16-17, 2018
    • Baltimore Pride – The Baltimore Pride Celebration is a program of the Gay & Lesbian Community Center of Baltimore, a community-based nonprofit organization founded in 1977, whose mission is to provide support, education, outreach and advocacy for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) individuals and their allies, through programs, services and resources. Baltimore, MD; Jun 16-17, 2018
    • Denver PrideFest – Produced by the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center of Colorado (The Center), Denver PrideFest is now the fourth largest pride festival and seventh largest pride parade in the United States. Denver, CO; June 16-17, 2018
    • Queer Arts Festival (QAF) marks its landmark tenth anniversary with the multi-disciplinary summer celebration DECADEnce. The annual festival, which also commemorates Pride in Art’s 20th year as an artist-led organization, features a boundary-pushing, dialogue-igniting array of artistic expression that raises the voices and articulates the experiences of diverse, creators. The 2018 QAF will include the world premiere of Lesley Ewen’s work Camera Obscura; a 30-year retrospective concert honouring Barry Truax’s trailblazing work titled Barry Truax Skin & Metal; Operatic tenor Jeremy Dutcher’s performance of traditional Wolastoqiyik songs from his debut release Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa (Maliseet Songs); performances from local art disruptors Su-Feh Lee, MACHiNENOiSY, and Erato Ensemble; the always popular Queeraoke closing night blowout, among many others. Vancouver, British Columbia; Jun 16-28, 2018
    • Hamilton Gay Pride – The Hamilton Pride Organizing Committee is a grassroots assembly of LGBTQ+ community members who live and/or work in Hamilton, organization representatives who serve LGBTQ+ communities in Hamilton, and LGBTQ+ allies. Hamilton, Ontario; Jun 17, 2018
    • Capital City Pride – Back to the heart of the true meaning of PRIDE the promotion of equality, the recognition that all lives matter and a celebration of self-acceptance.  CCP started over 30 years ago, in the HEV, and we are excited to bring it back home. Des Moines, IA; TBA
    • OutSpokane Rainbow Festival – Annual parade through the streets of downtown Spokane the second Saturday in June. Spokane, WA; TBA
    • Split PrideProblems faced by same-sex couples in Croatia encouraged us to point out discrimination. The aim of Split Pride is to encourage public debate on the topic of discrimination against same-sex couples and to mark the start of the modern movement for the protection of human rights of LGBT people. Split, Croatia; TBA
    • Korea Queer Festival – Korea Queer Festival has been the biggest LGBT cultural event in Korea since 2000. The organizer KQCF holds various events including Pride Parade, after parties, Korea Queer Film Festival, and exhibitions. Seoul, Korea; TBA
    • Kingston Pride – Kingston, like any other city, has a significant Gay population. We work in all sorts of organizations; in Businesses, our Schools, Colleges and Universities, our Hospitals, our Prisons, the Police service, the Military and, of course, the City of Kingston. Despite recent legislation, many *LGBTTIQQ2SA people in Kingston live in fear of discrimination and prejudice. Kingston Pride is our opportunity to confront that fear, to gather as a community and to be out and proud to ourselves, and to those around us. We really are everywhere. * Including, but not limited to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer, Questioning, 2 Spirited, Allies Kingston, Ontario TBA
    • Folsom Street East – serving the leather/fetish/kink community, the LGBT community and New York City at large. Our biggest annual event is the Folsom Street East street festival, the largest outdoor fetish street festival on the eastern coast, which brings thousands of sexy kinksters out onto the streets of New York City on a summer afternoon to celebrate sexual diversity and expression. With your support, Folsom Street East has donated more than $250,000 since the first street fair in 1997 to local community organizations. New York, NY; June 17, 2018
    • Pride Houston – Pride Houston® looks forward to the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration® on Saturday, June 23, as we celebrate the 40th anniversary of our event.  Houston, TX; Jun 19-23, 2018
    • Thessaloniki Pride – Thessaloniki Pride is a civil society organization with the goal of promoting the visibility of sexual orientation minorities (gay, lesbian and bi people) and gender minorities (trans persons), as well as supporting equality and human rights in the greater area of Thessaloniki. Thessaloniki, Greece; June 20-23, 2018
    • Festival MIX MILANO di Cinema Gaylesbico e Queer Culture – the MIX Milano Festival of Cinema Gaylesbico and Queer Culture is back. Its 32nd edition amplifies the programming in a new location, the Piccolo Teatro Studio Melato, which is added to the historical one of the Piccolo Teatro Strehler. Milan, Italy Jun 21-24, 2018
    • Outsports Pride – Join us in NYC for the 3rd Annual Outsports Pride summit which brings together 100+ LGBTQ people in sport to promote messages of inclusion and empowerment through a weekend of insightful panels, engaging workshops and exciting social events, including marching in the Pride Parade. NY, NY; Jun 21-24, 2018
    • Kansas City Gay & Lesbian Film Festival – Now in our nineteenth season, OUT HERE NOW: The Kansas City LGBT Film Festival is one of the Midwest’s most visible and highly-regarded LGBT cultural programs and the city’s oldest and best-attended community film program. Kansas City, MO; June 21-28, 2018
    • Dublin LGBTQ Pride – Dublin Pride is the largest such celebration in Ireland and has grown from a one-day event into the week-long festival we have now. Dublin, Ireland; Jun 21-30, 2018
    • Pride Toronto – A ten-day event, Pride Week is one of the premier arts and cultural festivals in Canada and one of the largest Pride celebrations in the world with an estimated attendance of over 1.2 million people. An award-winning festival, Pride Week is one of only eight officially designated City of Toronto “Signature Events”, is recognized as one of the “Top 50 Festivals in Ontario” by Festivals and Events Ontario, was awarded the “Best Festival in Canada” award by the Canadian Special Event Industry two years in a row and received the “Best Arts & Culture Event” award for 2011. Toronto, ON; June 22-24, 2018
    • St. Pete Pride – One of St Pete’s most-loved annual community events for those who support diversity, the St Pete Pride Festival attracts over 40,000 people for a day of fun in the sun. There are exhibits like the HCA Hospital Health & Wellness Pavilion, the St Pete Art Mash and a whole cast of music performers. Admission is free, but donations for support can be given at the information booths at either entrance to the Festival. St. Petersburg, FL; June 22-24, 2018
    • OKC Pride – This year’s theme is “We the People.” OKC Pride represents the unity we have between the LGBT community and its supporters, the respect and need for equality for everyone, and the pride we have in the history and individuality of this wonderful community. Oklahoma City, OK; June 22-24, 2018
    • CSD CLOPPENBURG – We would like to promote diversity and understanding with our association in the Cloppenburg area and to actively fight discrimination and exclusion. Niedersachsen, Cloppenburg; June 23, 2018
    • CSD REGENSBURG – The CSD Regensburg is organized by the Regensburger gay and lesbian initiative (RESI e.V.). Bayern, Regensburg; June 23, 2018
    • Salisbury Pride – Salisbury Pride, Inc. builds safe inclusive communities in Rowan County and the surrounding areas with an emphasis on acceptance and valuing individuals of all sexual orientations or gender identities by: providing opportunities for positive visibility in and around the community; providing a safe environment that permits the expression of diverse perspectives; and education for the purpose of cultivating harmony within the community. Salisbury, NC; June 23, 2018
    • Cincinnati Pride – The Cincinnati Pride Festival is a family-friendly, fun event that takes place at Sawyer Point Park on the fourth Saturday in June. The mission of Cincinnati Pride is to provide the Greater Cincinnati LGBT community and our allies a forum celebrating and affirming our individuality and importance to the Greater Cincinnati area by giving expression to our community’s rich history and diversity and renewing our dedication to promoting acceptance of all individuals regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. Cincinnati, OH; June 23, 2018
    • CSD MITTELHESSEN – The CSD Mittelhessen is a political event – the demonstration and the ensuing demonstration send a signal from Medehessen to the world. However, the CSD also wants to clarify, create points of contact and help to reduce prejudice. Therefore we invite to a loud, colorful, peaceful festival in the Wetzlarer Strasse. Hessen, Mittelhessen, June 23, 2018
    • CSD AACHEN – a street festival at the Jakobsplatz, right next to the LesBiSchwulen center.  Nordrhein-Westfalen, Aachen; June 23, 2018
    • Harlem Pride – Our mission is to advocate for, educate, promote, and unite Harlem’s Same Gender Loving/LGBT individuals, organizations and supporters in cultivating a sense of honor, dignity, and respect for our diverse culture and community. We adopted the use of “Same-gender-loving”, or “SGL” to be inclusive of the identities of members of our Harlem community. It is a term coined for African American use by activist Cleo Manago, and is a description for homosexuals and bisexuals, particularly in the African American community. It emerged in the early 1990s as a culturally affirming African American homosexual/bisexual identity. Harlem, NYC; Jun 23, 2018
    • Nashville Pride – Nashville Pride’s mission is to educate and maintain a sense of pride, community, and awareness of, about, and for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered people and culture in Middle Tennessee. Nashville, TN; June 23-24, 2018
    • San Francisco Pride – With over 200 parade contingents, 300 exhibitors, and more than 20 stages and venues, the San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration and Parade is the largest LGBT gathering in the nation. San Francisco, CA; June 23-24, 2018
    • Twin Cities Pride – Twin Cities Pride brings the greater GLBT community together to commemorate our diverse heritage, foster inclusion, educate and create awareness of issues, and celebrate achievements in equality. We create events that are open and inviting to everyone in the community, providing a safe environment in which individuals feel free to celebrate their relationships. Minneapolis, MN; June 23-24, 2018
    • Seattle PrideFest – Now in its 5th year, PrideFest Capitol Hill is now expanded to encompass Broadway from John to Roy, as well as Denny Way and Cal Anderson Park for Family Pride and Queer Youth Pride. An event for the traditional LGBTQ neighborhood, now fully managed by PrideFest exclusively. Seattle, WA; June 23-24, 2018
    • Pride Barcelona – Ten days of diversity with lots of activities as theatre, cinema, conferences, sport, commerce, leisure and more that will end the last weekend of June. Barcelona, Spain; Jun 23-30, 2018
    • Hampton Roads Pride – Hampton Roads Pride has become the only such organization in the United States to put on a Boat Parade, underlining our connections with the maritime history of our port cities. This vibrant energy has dovetailed nicely with unfolding events: the end of “don’t ask, don’t tell” in October 2011 and Judge Arenda Wright Allen’s decision in the marriage equality cases in March 2014 come first to mind here. Accordingly, there is much more to be proud of than ever before both locally and nationally. Norfolk, VA; June 24-30, 2018
    • Helsinki Pride – Pride week is full of a rainbow-colored program; there are lectures on current topics, discussions, sunny picnics, workshops, art and culture and of course several awesome parties which continue until the late morning. There are events for all ages. Targeting participants of 13-25 years, the Youth Pride (Nuorten Pride) forms its own entity. Helsinki, Finland; Jun 25 – Jul 1, 2018
    • Madrid Gay Pride Week – (Madrid Orgullo ‘MADO’) takes place in downtown Madrid. One the largest and most popular gay Pride events in all of Europe, attracting over 3 million people each year to celebrate LGBTIQ Pride!! Madrid, Spain; Jun 28 – Jul 8, 2018
    • Heartland Pride -TRANSFORMING THE HEARTLAND Heartland Pride celebrates and promotes the history, diversity and future prosperity of the LGBTQ community of the Heartland. Omaha, NE; June 29-30, 2018
    • Biarritz Gay Pride – la marche des fiertés de Biarritz avec en soirée la fête officielle de la Pride  Espace Saez, maison des associations de Bayonne. Biarritz, France; June 30, 2018
    • Palermo Gay Pride – Pride all’Onda adhering well, along with the city of Bologna, Perugia, Naples, Lecce, Catania, Alghero, Turin, Milan, and Venice. For the sixth consecutive year, we will propose a rich program of events dedicated to all citizens, which will end with the traditional parade finale: an event which this year will focus mainly on the issue of education to affectivity. Palermo, Italy; June 30, 2018
    • Desert Romp – California’s biggest & best clothing optional party. Join us for 3 days of Sunshine, Porn Stars, Naked Men, an XXX Movie Premiere, T-Dances, Pool Parties, Dance Parties & much more. Win tons of adult toys & prizes just for attending the Mid-Way Carnival on Saturday afternoon – All for an amazing community support program! Palm Springs, CA; TBA
    • Chicago Pride – 48th Annual Chicago Pride Parade & Pride Weekend. Chicago Pride Weekend consists of a two-day festival and our world-famous parade – The two-day festival takes place along Chicago’s famed Halsted strip. The parade takes place on a four-mile route. Chicago, IL; TBA
    • Marche des Fiertés (Gay Pride Paris) – L’Inter-LGBT organise la Marche des Fiertés lesbiennes, gaies, bi et trans (LGBT), le Printemps des assoces et d’autres interventions publiques ; elle participe au dialogue politique et social; elle soutient des projets interassociatifs et favorise à la fois la visibilité des associations LGBT et l’émergence d’une stratégie collective. The Inter-LGBT organizing the Pride March of lesbians, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT), participates in the political and social dialogue; it supports interassociatifs projects and promotes both the visibility of LGBT organizations and the emergence of a collective strategy. Paris, France; Jun 30, 2018
    • Sommerschwüle – A full day program located in the heart of Mainz. Mainz, Germany; June 30, 2018
    • CSD SCHWERIN – The objectives of the CSD Association are, inter alia, the promotion of the equality and integration of lesbian and gay people in all areas of society, promoting the acceptance of same-sex lifestyles, and promoting health care through education, information, and prevention work to prevent HIV, AIDS and other sexually Communicable diseases. The association strives to educate the general public about homosexuality, to reduce prejudice against lesbians and gays, and to communicate to the general public the knowledge about the equivalence of homosexual and heterosexual ways of life. To achieve these goals, the CSD Schwerin e.V. provides information and publicity, in particular in the form of public events. This includes, in particular, the organization and implementation of the annual Christopher Street Days (CSD) in Schwerin. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Schwerin; June 30, 2018
    • Yellow Springs Pride – Yellow Springs Pride presents the Sixth Annual Yellow Springs Pride Fest — community-building, live music, featured speakers, and of course, who doesn’t love a parade! Yellow Springs, OH; Jun 30, 2018
    • Surrey Pride Festival – Surrey Pride is committed to expanding and being more inclusive in the GLBTQ Community and working with other organizations towards all-inclusive PRIDE with events throughout the year and during the Festival at Holland Park. Surrey, B.C. Canada; June 30, 2018
    • Mexico City Pride – Over one million people join in the celebration of Mexico City Pride (Marcha del Orgullo LGBT de la Ciudad de México 2018). The festival kicks off in the Zona Rosa district on the Paseo de la Reforma, next to the city’s iconic Angel of Independence (Ángel de la Independencia) and ending with an all-night party in the Zocalo. Mexico City, June 30 – Jul 5, 2018
    • East Side Pride – The Vancouver PRIDE Society is the organizing body behind the annual Vancouver Pride Parade, Sunset Beach Festival and Market and approximately 20 events throughout the summer months. The organization was established on the international stage as a leader in organizing grassroots community events on a large-scale. Vancouver, Canada; TBA
    • PORTLAND BLACK PRIDE – Portland Black Pride is part of a national movement and celebration that unites and celebrates culture, gender identity, and sexual orientation! Portland, OR; TBA
    • North Brooklyn Pride – Williamsburg – North Brooklyn PRIDE Fest is the community’s first Pride event, raising awareness for LGBTQ youth in need and celebrating diversity. Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY; TBA
    • CSD SAARBRÜCKEN – The cross-border Christopher Street Day SaarLorLux in Saarbrücken is increasing this year from 30 June to 2 July 2017. The organizer is the Lesbian and Gay Association of Saar (LSVD); Saarbrücken’s mayor Charlotte Britz. Saarland, Saarbrücken; TBA

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