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Tri-Lakes Pride EventSaranac Lake, NY (June 6, 2023) –  The Adirondack North Country Gender Alliance is hosting a LGBTQI+ Pride event at Riverside Park in Saranac Lake on June 25 from 12 to 4 p.m. The free event welcomes members of the LGBTQI+ community from Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake and neighboring communities, along with their families, friends, supportive organizations, businesses and other allies.

Second Annual Grass Volleyball Pride FestivalThe one-day volleyball tournament will take place at Eisenhower Park and raise proceeds for PFY, a Long Island-based LGBTQ+ center

East Meadow, N.Y.  (May 25, 2022) -- After a successful debut, the Second Annual Grass Volleyball Pride Festival, a.k.a “PrideFest,” will return on June 10 to Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, NY.

Hosted in June 2022 by VBLI, a Long Island-based recreational volleyball organization for teenagers and adults, the inaugural PrideFest was an all-day charity tournament that welcomed 186 volleyball enthusiasts, members of the LGBTQ+ community and their allies from all over the Northeastern U.S.

Bluestockings ImageNew York, N.Y. – On Saturday, June 17th, six independent bookstores on Manhattan’s Lower East Side will celebrate the diversity and resilience of the neighborhood’s indie bookshops by offering discounts, special giveaways, and curated selections of queer books. This is the fourth Lower East Side book crawl to take place (previously, Halloween 2021 & 2022 and Pride 2022).

Otsego Pride AllianceCooperstown, NY (MAY 11, 2023) - June is Pride Month, a celebration of LGBTQ+ self-identity, inclusivity, and equality. To celebrate, local businesses have partnered with Otsego Pride Alliance to present Cooperstown’s first ever Pride Weekend. Celebrating what makes Cooperstown unique, Cooperstown Pride Weekend is a way to gather the entire community to promote equality and celebrate diversity. The festivities will start Thursday morning, June 1 and will continue through Sunday, June 4, 2023.

The Paley Center for MediaA new exclusive exhibit showcasing the groundbreaking, Emmy Award–winning series will serve as the centerpiece of the Paley Museum’s annual Pride Month Celebration

A Star-Studded Launch Event on June 5 will feature a conversation with Will & Grace stars Eric McCormack and Debra Messing, and Cocreators & Executive Producers Max Mutchnick and David Kohan, moderated by Fashion Designer Isaac Mizrahi

New York, NY – The Paley Center for Media announced today Paley Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Will & Grace, an immersive must-see exhibition at its iconic Paley Museum, in honor of the series’ milestone anniversary, as the centerpiece of its annual celebration of Pride Month. Visitors to the exhibit will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of Universal Television’s series which helped to pave the way for greater representation of the LGBTQ+ community on television.

JAWS (1975)Holiday opening: Monday, June 19, 12:00–6:00 p.m. (Juneteenth); plus, FREE gallery hours every Thursday, 2:00–6:00 p.m.

Just added: special screening of Beau Is Afraid with director Ari Aster in person on Tuesday, May 9, 6:30 p.m.

Astoria, NY (May 4, 2023) — This May and June, Museum of the Moving Image embraces summer movies with its signature See It Big series, featuring nearly two-dozen films from the 1970s and ’80s, starting this Friday; presents Queer Cinema, Top to Bottom, a screening series guest-programmed by critic Kyle Turner on the occasion of his new book The Queer Film Guide, that opens May 20 and continues through Pride Month; celebrates milestones for Andrew Bujalski’s film Computer Chess with special guests (part of Science on Screen) and the 30th anniversary of The Jim Henson Legacy,…

Pride Live logoThe benefit concert will feature an all-star female lineup, with Angelica Ross as host, Lina Bradford as resident DJ, and performances by Mila Jam, BETTY and Mariyea

Pride Live’s signature fundraiser event will welcome a larger audience to honor the Stonewall Legacy and continue the fight for LGBTQ+ equality

New York City (May 1, 2023) – Pride Live, a social advocacy and community engagement organization for the LGBTQ+ community, today announced GRAMMY award-winning singer-songwriter and entrepreneur Christina Aguilera as the headline performer for Stonewall Day. This year’s benefit concert will be held on Friday, June 23, in the Public Square & Gardens at Hudson Yards on Manhattan’s West Side enabling Pride Live to accommodate a bigger audience and encouraging all generations to continue the Stonewall legacy. This is part of a larger, two-year partnership with Related Companies where Hudson Yards will be home to Stonewall Day 2023 and 2024.

PrideLiveLogoReuniting the Historic Stonewall Inn in New York City;
As the first LGBTQ+ visitor center within the National Park Service, the site will feature exhibits, events and art installations by LGBTQ+ artists;
With support from Google, the groundbreaking ceremony will be livestreamed on YouTube at 10:30AM ET on June 24

New York, N.Y. (June 21, 2022)Pride Live, a social advocacy and community engagement organization for the LGBTQ+ community, today announced plans to open the Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center (SNMVC). Set to be the first LGBTQ+ visitor center within the National Park Service (NPS), a bureau of the U.S. Department of the Interior, the center marks a landmark achievement and leap forward in American history. The SNMVC is scheduled to open in the summer of 2024 and will occupy nearly 3,700 square feet at 51 Christopher Street, between Waverly Place and 7th Avenue South in New York City. With support from Google, the groundbreaking ceremony will be livestreamed at YouTube.com/c/pridelive at 10:30AM ET on June 24. For more information, visit www.stonewallvisitorcenter.org

PRIDE Day at the MuseumsClose out PRIDE Month with a visit to the Keith Haring Exhibit at the Fenimore Art Museum

Cooperstown, N.Y. – Anyone who shows a piece of rainbow flare, be it a clothing item, a keychain or anything else at the admission kiosk for both The Farmers’ Museum and Fenimore Art Museum will receive $2 off a regular adult admission, good for the day of June 30. (Young people, 19 and under, are admitted free to Fenimore through September 6.) Museum hours are 10am-5pm. All are welcome to gather on the patio at the Fenimore Art Museum for a mini meet-n-greet from 4:00-5:00pm.

OneThing-Press-PhotoIrvington, NY — While Irvington Theater begins to introduce in-person, outdoor events this summer, the cultural heart of the Rivertowns is keeping their online programming alive with a streaming event just in time for Pride! 

One Thing I Want You to Know centers queer voices and celebrates living one’s truth as members of the LGBTQIA+ community share their art, their stories, and indeed, the one thing they want Irvington audiences to know. The event, which streams on demand from June 23-25, is presented as part of In Our Own Words, IT’s series that brings issues of social justice center stage through art and conversation.

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