Pride Exhibits & Arts Festivals
In partnership with NewFest and the SVA Theatre, OutCinema celebrates Pride with screenings of films about the LGBTQ+ community. Held in Chelsea, this mini-festival features three days of films and special events.
Pride Benefit Events
Pride Luminaries Brunch
This exclusive annual event serves to honor inspiring LGBTQ+ business leaders. Mix, mingle and network over brunch with professionals who have made an impact on equality in the workplace.
Human Rights Conference
This conference featuring speakers and panels will be a gathering of activists, artists, educators, journalists, policymakers, students and others engaged in LGBTQ+ human rights around the world.
Well-known chefs whip up an international menu while providing cooking demonstrations, discussions and tastings in Soho. Socialize and nosh with friends while kicking off Pride weekend in style.
Pride Dances & Parties
CosPlay & Pride
Created in partnership with FlameCon and the LGBTQ+ nonprofit Geeks OUT, this cosplay party at Pier 40 will be epic. Get your best outfits ready.
An afternoon tea dance held at a rooftop venue with views of the Hudson and Midtown Manhattan, this men’s party serves as a fundraiser for several free Pride events including Family Movie Night, Youth Pride and The March.
On the Saturday afternoon of Pride weekend, this annual women’s dance party brings together a diverse crowd for a tea dance that benefits LGBTQ+ groups.
This dance party and music festival serves as a central hub for the LGBTQ+ community to celebrate Pride. Held over two days on the Hudson River, it has a history of attracting the biggest entertainers in the world; stay tuned for details on this year’s lineup.
After The March, join more than a thousand women on a Midtown rooftop for one of the hottest girl parties in town. Eat, drink and meet new people at one of Pride’s hottest events, which kicks off with an open bar.
Family Pride Events
Family Movie Night
Enjoy an outdoor movie on the Hudson River at this Pride celebration geared towards families. All proceeds benefit Heritage of Pride/NYC Pride and other LGBTQ+ organizations.
This annual gathering for teens and their allies celebrates Pride with fun interactive experiences, games and entertainment. It’s free and open to the public, but registration is required.
Pride March & Rallies
WorldPride Opening Ceremony
The WorldPride celebration in NYC kicks off with this memorable and exciting event. Stay tuned for more details to be announced soon.
Rally: Stonewall 50 Commemoration
Join community activists, organizers, politicians and more for this unprecedented moment in LGBTQ+ history. Take a stand, show up in force and make your voice heard in this re-imagined Pride Rally that will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Stonewall.
NYC Pride March
First held in 1970, the March is an annual civil rights demonstration and celebration of Pride. With the 50th anniversary of Stonewall and WorldPride happening in NYC, this year’s March promises to be one of the largest and most exciting in history.
WorldPride Closing Ceremony
NYC welcomes all to a final celebration of Pride in Times Square. The evening will feature a full slate of speakers and musical talents representing the diversity of the LGBTQ+ community, including Melissa Etheridge.