Events and Activities in Queer NYC
Pride month is returning this year with in-person options
BY TAT BELLAMY-WALKER
With Pride Month in
full force, there is
plenty to do — and
that includes a mix
of in-person and virtual events to
help celebrate all identities and
genders under the rainbow spectrum.
Check out our list of options,
from a queer dog march to
the Blasian Pride March and more
to keep you busy from June 3 to
Queens College Virtual Pride
When: 7 p.m.-8 p.m. on June 3
The CUNY Queens LGBTQI+
Consortium is hosting a virtual
Pride celebration highlighting a
range of music and drag performances,
community leaders, and
more. Register for the event via
Pride Month is back with a range of in-person and virtual events.
Blasian Pride Rally
When: 3 p.m. on June 5
Where: Cadman Plaza, Brooklyn,
The Blasian March is hosting
its fi rst Pride rally to celebrate
Black, Asian, and Blasian LGBTQ
During the march, participants
are advised to wear masks and
practice social distancing.
Brooklyn Pride Launch Party
When:7 p.m.-8 p.m. on June 7
Where: AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s
Out of the Closet Thrift
Shop, 475 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn,
Brooklyn Pride is kicking off
Pride Month with a rooftop party.
Guests can gear up for an evening
of mingling and cocktails. Learn
more at Brooklynpride.org.
Pride Paint N’ Sip
When: 6 p.m.-9 p.m. on June 14
Where: Arlo SoHo, 231 Hudson
Street, New York
This Pride season, queer artists
can test out their drawing
skills and paint their favorite
rappers. Tickets cost $33 and
can be purchased on Eventbrite.
Some of the evening’s proceeds
will benefi t the Trevor Project, an
LGBTQ youth suicide prevention
Back to Life. Back to BMCC.
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