2016PRIDE FESTIVALS


 
Pride Center of the Capital Region

332 Hudson Avenue 
Albany, NY 12210 
(518) 462-6138 

May 21-June 11
Saturday, May 21: Frieda & Carmie’s Cabaret for Kids 2-4 pm, The Huxley Theater, New York State Museum, 260 Madison Ave., Albany.
Sunday, May 22: Pride Kick-off celebration, 2-5 pm, Washington Park Lakehouse Washington Park, free, $5 suggested donation.
Monday, May 23: Capital Region Variety Show, 6-11 pm, ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., $5 in advance, $7 at the door. 
Wednesday, May 25: Paint & Sip Fundraiser for Women’s Pride 7-9 pm, Saratoga Paint n Sip Studio 584 New Loudon Road, Latham $35.
Friday, May 27: Alternative Prom! 7-11 pm, Daniel P. Nolan Gymnasium at The College of Saint Rose, 420 Western Ave., Albany. $20 cash at door $18 online or at door with 3-5 travel-sized toiletries for runaway & homeless youth.
Sunday, May 29: Supper Sunday, Special Pride BBQ, 5-9 pm, The Pride Center, 332 Hudson Ave., Albany. Donations welcome.
Tuesday May 31: Highlighting the Leadership of LGBT Communities of Color, 5-7 pm, Albany City Hall, 24 Eagle St., Albany. Free.
Wednesday, June 1: Flag Raising Ceremony, Albany City Hall, 24 Eagle St., Albany. Time to be announced.
Friday June 3: Pride Show + Dark Hollow Rd Fire Performers, 5-9 pm, Romaine Brooks Gallery at the Pride Center, 332 Hudson Ave., Albany. Free.
Sunday June 5: Pride 5K & Rainbow Fun Run, 8 - 11 am, Corning Preserve Boat Launch, Albany, $25 in advance, $30 day of race. 
Tuesday, June 7: Vintage Pride’s Whatever Floats Your Boat Party, 5:30 - 9 pm, Dutch Apple Cruises, 141 Broadway, Albany, $40. 
Thursday, June 9: Community Gear Up! 7-9 pm, The Pride Center, 332 Hudson Ave. , Albany
Saturday, June 11: Capital PRIDE Festival & Parade, Noon - 5 pm, Sprague Pl. & State St. to Lark St. to Madison Ave. to Washington Park, Albany. Free
For more details and additional events, visit 
https://www.capitalpridecenter.org/2016-pride-at-a-glance/

Pride Center of Western New York

200 S. Elmwood Ave. 
Buffalo, NY 14201 
716-852-PRIDE (7743) 

May 31 - June 5
Tuesday May 31 Flag Raising Ceremony
Wednesday June: 1 Gay 5K Run
Thursday June 2: Chroma: Art Exhibit 
Friday June 3: Dyke March 
Saturday June 4: Momentum
Saturday June 4: Pride Parade
Sunday June 5: Pride Festival at Canalside
Tuesday June 21: Candlelight Wish Celebration
http://buffalopridefestival.com/

In Our Own Voices

245 Lark Street
Albany, NY 12210

June 2-4 
June 2: Sober Dance, 7-11 pm, First Unitarian Universalist Society, 405 Washington Ave.
June 3: Annual Ball, 9 pm-1 am, Radisson Hotel, 205 Wolf Road 
June 4: The Celebration! 1-6 pm, Washington Park
http://www.inourownvoices.org/calendar.html

Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center

300 Wall Street
Kingston, New York 12401

Sunday June 5
http://lgbtqcenter.org/events/hudson-valley-pride/

Orange County Pride

June 10-12
https://www.facebook.com/wvlgbtqprideevents
Friday June 10: LGBT Movie Night, 6 pm, Albert Wisner Public Library, Warwick, NY
Friday June 10 LGBT Night At Village Billiards, 9 pm, Village Billiards, Warwick, NY
Saturday June 11 Pride Day 10 am, The Castle Fun Center, Chester, NY
Saturday June 11 Gay Day At Mountain Creek, 11 am, Mountain Creek, Vernon, NJ
Sunday June 12 OCNY Pride Event 10 am to 4 pm, Rainroad Ave., Warwick, NY  
https://www.facebook.com/wvlgbtqprideevents/events

Pride FLX Festival

671 S. Exchange St
Geneva, NY 14456
315.789.2613 ext. 2126
June 10 -12
https://www.facebook.com/flxpride.centerfl https://www.facebook.com/events/1649932025275097/

Friday June 10: The Birdcage, 8 pm, Smith's Opera House Geneva, NY 
Saturday June 11: 11 am-10 pm,   FLX Pride Festival, Seneca Street Parking Lot, Geneva NY
-Live Entertainment all day
-Food Vendors
-FLX Bar Wine & Beer Tent
-Retail Vendors
-Family friendly activities
-Drag Show at 7:00pm
-$10 admission allows all day in and out entry!
Sunday June: 12 12:00 pm-? FLX Pride Family Picnic, Seneca Lake State Park
100 Waterloo Geneva Rd., Geneva NY
-Brown Bag Picnic Lunch (bring your own)
-Outdoor Games & Activities
-Family Friendly!
There is a $7/carload fee for entry to the park

Queen City Pride

June 3 - 12
Friday June 3: Pride Along the Hudson 2016 Kickoff Party, 8:30 pm, Shadows on the Hudson, Poughkeepsie
Friday June 10:  Queenpin Bowling, 8 pm to midnight,  Spins Bowl, Poughkeepsie
Saturday June 11: Queen City Tea Dance, 2 pm to 6 pm, Union Tavern, Poughkeepsie
Saturday June 11: Jackie Hoffman Kvetches!  8:30 pm,  Marriott Pavilion @ The Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park
Sunday June 12: Queen City Pride Summer Picnic, 5 pm to 11 pm, Locust Grove, Poughkeepsie
http://www.biggayhudsonvalley.com/queencitypride/

Saratoga Pride 


June 3 -26
Friday, June 3: Saratoga Pride Photo and Cocktails, celebrate Pride with the annual community photo and stroll. Gather with elected officials, community members and allies in front of the Spirit of Life statue in Congress Park at 5:30 PM. Then stroll to our cocktail venue, location to be announced!
Tuesday, June 14:  Mamma Mia sing-a-long, Bowtie Cinemas, 19 Railroad Place, Saratoga Springs. 6 pm, minimum $5 donation to benefit benefit Pride Center Youth. Children under 13 accompanied with parental supervision are free.
Sunday, June 26: Champlain Canal Cruise on the Caldwell Bell, a Sternwheel Charter paddle boat, for a tour of the Champlain Canal waterway. 6 pm, $20, bring your own snacks. Contact Saratogaprideny@gmail for reservations.
http://www.saratogapride.com/saratoga-pride-events/


Binghamton Pride Coalition

June 4 - 11
Saturday, June 4, flag raising, 12 noon, City Hall, Binghamton
Wednesday, June 8, People of Blessing Service 7 pm, First Congregational Church, Front Street, Binghamton
Saturday, June 11, Pride Palooza, 2 to 9 pm, Peacemaker Stage, 7 Court St, Binghamton 
Saturday, June 18, Adult Pride Picnic, Greenwood Park, 12 noon to 5 pm
Sunday, June 26, NYC Pride Bus Trip
Click for flyer of events 

Long Island Pride

June 11 PrideFest at Heckscher Park, 12 noon to 5 pm 
http://lgbtnetwork.org/pride

CNY Pride

P.O.Box 6608
Syracuse NY 13217

June 8 to 18
http://cnypride.wix.com/cnypride#!pride-week-calander/cn88
Wednesday June 8: Queer Queens of Comedy, 7 pm, Syracuse Funny Bone, Destiny USA
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aturday June 11: Pride Dance @ SAGE
Sunday June 12: Oriented,  CNY Jazz Central, 441 East Washington Street, Syracuse, 4 pm, $6 donation suggested
Monday June 13: Flag Raising at City Hall, starts at noon, rain or shine
Tuesday June 14: Interfaith Service,  7 pm, University United Methodist Church, 1085 Genesee Street, Syracuse, New York 
Wednesday, June 15: Starcrazy, musical biography about an Entertainer who comes of age during the AIDS Crisis, 7 pm, ART Rage, 505 Hawley Street, Syracuse, admission $6. 
Friday, June 17: Gay Conversion Therapy, with Sam Brinton,  7 pm, Philanthropy Center Ballroom, 431 E. Fayette St., Syracuse, 7 pm. 
Saturday June 18: CNY Pride/Sage 5K, Long Branch Park Liverpool, 8 am
Saturday June 18: CNY Pride Parade:  Destiny lot off Solar Street to Inner Harbor, 11 am
Saturday June 18: CNY Pride Festival: Syracuse Inner Harbor, West Kirkpatrick Street, 12 pm to 5 pm, $5 admission 
Wednesday, June 29: Pride Night at the Ballpark, details to follow.

Rockland County Pride

June 12
Main Street, Nyack, 12 noon to 5 pm
http://www.gaypriderockland.org/events.html

Schenectady Pride

June 18
Schenectady City Hall, 105 Jay St, 3-5 pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/221287171579540/

Glens Falls Pride

June 19
Crandall Park in Glens Falls
http://glensfallspride.org/upcoming-events.html

Heritage of Pride

June 21 to 26
June 21: Family Movie
June 24NYC Pride Rally
June 26 PrideFest
June 26 The March
http://www.nycpride.org/events

Pride Center of Staten Island

25 Victory Blvd.(3rd. Floor)
Staten Island NY, 10301
July 9 to 16
Saturday July 9:  Grand Marshal's Reception
Sunday July 10: Community Event
Monday July 11: Sober Social Coffeehouse
Tuesday July 12: Spectrum - Trans Open Mic Night
Wednesday July 13: LGBTQ Older Adult "Senior Prom"
Thursday July 14: 2nd Annual LGBT Pride Night @ Staten Island Yankees Friday July 15: Interfaith Service, Hosted by the Unitarian Church of SI Saturday July 16: Pride Day 5K Run Walk 8:45am
Saturday July 16: Festival 11:30am - 5pm
http://www.pridecentersi.org/pridefest-events/

Rochester Pride

July 10 to 17
July 16 Parade
July 16 and 17 Festival
https://www.facebook.com/RocPride 
http://www.gayalliance.org/pride/calendar/

 Last updated May 9, 2016