LGBTq AND ALLY EVENTS

ACROSS

NEW YORK STATE 


 

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April

Capital Region

April 8
The Bridge
Fierce & Feisty ​Drag Show, at the Charles Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street, Glens Falls; doors open at 6 PM for food, drinks, and gathering, show at 7:30 PM. For more information and tickets visit http://www.woodtheater.org/shows/

April 20
Pride Center of the Capital Region
Center Youth Celebration & Scholarship Reception, 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM, 
Glen Sanders Mansion,  1 Glen Ave.,  Scotia.  A celebration of the accomplishments of the graduating Pride Center Youth Program participants, our current Center Youth Action Team, and  recipients of  Pride Center Scholarships.  For more information visit https://www.capitalpridecenter.org/events/center-youth-celebration-scholarship-reception/

April 23
Albany Damien Center
The Albany Improv Festival, an improv comedy festival to benefit the Damien Center, at the Madison Theater, from 2 PM to 10 PM.  For a full schedule and tickets visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/1st-annual-albany-improv-festival-tickets-22816137682

April 28
Alliance for Positive Health 
Dining Out For Life, dine at a participating restaurant and a percentage of the price of your meal will be donated to the Alliance for Positive Health. For more information and a list of participating restaurants, visit http://www.allianceforpositivehealth.org/news-events/dining-out-life/


Central New York

April 17
Sage Upstate
Chili Cookoff,  2nd floor ballroom at 431 E. Fayette St. Syracuse, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM, $5 to sample chilis, plus enjoy cornbread, snacks, beverages, and socializing with your SAGE friends. For more information visit 
http://www.sageupstate.org/#!events/c4as

Genesee Valley/Finger Lakes 


April 8-10
Image Out New York City Theater Trip 
ImageOut's first New York City Broadway theater trip, for more information 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1662764687315016/

April 22 and 23
Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley
SpeakOUT, a workshop on successful LGBTQ Education, 
http://www.gayalliance.org/programs/education-safezone/speakout-providing-successful-lgbtq-education/

April 23
Rochester Gay Men's Chorus
More Than Us 3: Our Annual Fabulous Dinner Show, 5 PM Cash Bar,  6 PM Buffet Dinner,  7:30 PM Show, ButaPub. For more information visit
http://www.thergmc.org/


April 30
Trillium Health 
Hair Slay, at Trillium Health, 259 Monroe Avenue, 4 PM to 7 PM, for more information visit https://www.trilliumhealth.org/en/276/hairslay



Hudson Valley

April 3
Catskill Hudson Area Health Education Center
Health Professions Seminar: Improving Healthcare for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Individuals, at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Middletown, 
For more information http://www.chahec.org/


Southern Tier


April 17
Southern Tier Aids Program
Mud Gauntlet 2016,  9:00 AM, Newbsanity 790 Dunham Hill Rd, Binghamton, For more information https://www.facebook.com/events/1684284235151857/


Western New York

April 17
Buffalo Niagara Film Festival
Kings, Queens & In-Betweens , screening at 2:15 at Tonawanda Castle, 69 Delaware St., Tonawanda. For more information visit http://thebnff.com/2016-festival-schedule/


April 23
Jamestown Pride Society
Exploring Human Services Options in Western New York, 1 PM to 5 PM, St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 410 North Main Street, Jamestown.  A program to explore the different human service agencies available in Chautautqua County and Western New York. Refreshments will be served. For more information visit http://www.jamestownpride.com/


April 24

Embrace Western New York
Buffalo Brunch, Noon - 3:00 p.m. Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road in Lancaster
Honoring Michael Rizzo Cleveland Heights Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Queen City Softball League Special Citation to Councilmember David Rivera. Cleveland Heights Christian Church is a participant in Faiths Days at the LGBTQ Pride Booth at the New York State Fair!
For more information http://www.buffalobrunch.org/index.html

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Capital Region


May 15
Pride Center of the Capital Region
Revel Pride Dance,  Franklin Plaza 126 Campbell Avenue, Troy, 4 PM to 8 PM, 
Official Pride kick-off, for more information and tickets, visit 
https://www.capitalpridecenter.org/events/revel-pride-dance/


May 27

Pride Center of the Capital Region
APROM, a casual, inclusive and welcoming alternative to traditional high school proms, at the Daniel P. Nolan Gymnasium @ The College of Saint Rose 420 Western Avenue, Albany.  For all lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, questioning, asexual, AND allied youth (ages 19 and under).  For details and tickets visit https://www.capitalpridecenter.org/events/aprom2016/
https://www.facebook.com/events/239391236393505/



Central New York


May 20 & 21
Syracuse Gay and Lesbian Chorus
Through the Years: 25 Years of Favorites, 8 pm Pebble Hill Presbyterian Church, 5299 Jamesville Rd., Dewitt, NY


May 25

National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum
Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin,  at the Cazenovia Public Library, 7 pm, 100 Albany Street, Cazenovia NY
In 1963, Rustin brought his unique skills to the crowning glory of his civil rights career: his work organizing the March on Washington, the biggest protest America had ever seen. But his open homosexuality forced him to remain in the background, marking him again and again as a "brother outsider."  




Southern Tier


May 29
Southern Tier AIDS Program
Ride For Life 26.2 , a Cycling Marathon. For more information visit
https://www.stapinc.org/events









W
estern New York


May 7
Evergreen Health Services 

AIDS Walk Buffalo, 200 South Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  For more information, https://www.facebook.com/aidswalkbuffalo/

May 20
Buffalo Gay Men's Chorus
Reflections, 8:00 PM, Riviera Theatre,  67 Webster St., North Tonawanda. For more information, visit http://buffalogaymenschorus.com/

May 21
Buffalo Gay Men's Chorus
Reflections, 8 PM,  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 724 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo. For more information, visit http://buffalogaymenschorus.com/


JUNE

Pride Events are posted on the Festivals page

Capital Region

June 18
Albany Gay Men’s Chorus
Go Forward, Songs of Hope and Victory, 7:30 pm, College of St. Rose, 1002 Madison Avenue, tickets at Capital Pride Center


Central New York

June 5
ACR Health
24th Annual AIDS Walk/Run, Beaver Lake Nature Center, 8477 East Mud Lake Road, Baldwinsville. For more information http://www.firstgiving.com/bbr/24th-annual-aids-walkrun


J
une 16 
Transgender Alliance of Central New York
Know Your Rights, a Training for the Trans* Community and Allies,  Philanthropy Center Ballroom, 431 E. Fayette St., Syracuse. 5:30 to 7:30 pm, free, snacks served. Click for flyer


Genesee Valley/Finger Lakes





June 4
Rochester Women’s Community Chorus
 Songs of the Earth, 7:30 pm, The Clover Center, 1101 Clover Street, Rochester tickets at http://rwcc.ticketleap.com/songs-of-the-earth/ 

June 4
Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley

The Big Queer Prom 2016 MasQUEERade  Ball,  7pm to 11pm,  LGBT Resource Center, 100 College Avenue, Rochester

June 11 
Trillium Health
White Party, Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Ave, Rochester, NY 146107 - 11 pm. For more information and tickets visit https://www.trilliumhealth.org/modules/events/?event_id=77

J
une 18
Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley
Ride for Pride 
http://www.gayalliance.org/ride-for-pride/

JULY


Genesee Valley/Finger Lakes 


Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley
ROC Pride
July 10-17

July 8th
ROC Pride Kick-Off Beach Party, Presented by the Rochester Victory Alliance
5:00pm-9:00pm, Ontario Beach Park, Shoreline Shelter

July 10th
GAGV, Pride 5K Run, Check-in at 7:00am, Run at 8:00am, Cobbs Hill Park

Pride Games, Golf Tournament, 9:00am, Victor Hills Golf Course, 1450 Brace Rd, Victor, NY

Pride Games, Tennis Tournament, 10:00am, Cobbs Hill Park

Pride Games , Volleyball Tournament, 10:00am, Cobbs Hill Park

July 11th
GAGV, Film Screening: Shoulders to Stand on, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Gay Alliance LGBT Resource Center, 100 College Ave

Gayme Night: ROC Pride Smash Fest, 7:00pm, The Playhouse, 820 Clinton Ave S

July 12th, Euchre Tournament, 6:00pm, East Avenue Inn & Suites, 384 East Avenue

Film Screening: TWO4ONE, Presented by ImageOut, 6:30pm-7:45pm, Gay Alliance LGBT Resource Center, 100 College Ave

July 13th, NOTA Parade Meetup, Presented by Empire State College, 5:30pm-7:30pm, Bachelor Forum, 670 University Ave

Opening Night: Art, the Hit Comedy by Yasmina Reza, Pride Night Out at the Theater – ROC Pride Benefit, Presented by Theatre/Theater Company and PeaceArt, 8:00pm-9:30pm
Multi-Use Community Cultural Center, 142 Atlantic Ave

July 14th, The Good, The Bad, and The Funny, 7:00pm-9:00pm, Gay Alliance LGBTQ Resource Center, 100 College Ave

Sassy in the South Wedge: LGBT Networking Happy Hour, Presented by Out & Equal
5:30pm-7:30pm, Lux Lounge, 666 South Ave

July 15th, Flag Raising and Opening Ceremonies, 6:00pm, Cobbs Hill Park

 July 16th, ROC Pride Parade, Kick-Off at 1:00pm, Park Ave

ROC Pride Fest, 1:00pm-9:00pm, Cobbs Hill Park

July 17th, ROC Pride Fest, 1:00pm-6:00pm, Cobbs Hill Park

http://www.gayalliance.org/pride/calendar/ 


AUGUST

FAIRNY: LGBTQ Booth New York State Fair


August 25 to September 5
August 25, Opening Day
August 26, Official Pride Day
August 27, Faith Day
August 28, Faith Day
August 29, Senior Day
August 30, Ally Day
August 31, Health Day
September 1, Family Day        
September 2, Youth Day
September 3, Transgender Awareness Day
September 4, Workplace Equality Day
September 5, Labor Day, Cosing Day
For more information on the days being celebrated at the Fair, visit http://www.fairny.org/theme-days.php
For updates, you can also visit our facebook page for the Booth at https://www.facebook.com/lgbtboothNYSFair/
For updates on the official Pride Day information visit https://www.facebook.com/pridedaynewyorkstatefair/

The event page for Pride Day is https://www.facebook.com/events/1775444849403482/you can let us know if you are attending Pride Day, and invite friends to attend Pride Day.

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