Pride in Westchester

Below you can find details about PRIDE events happening around Westchester!

Westchester Pride:

Westchester Pride 2019
Sunday, June 2nd
12pm-5pm

An Official WorldPride Event.
Downtown White Plains
Court Street-Renaissance Plaza

More information on Westchester Pride here!

Westchester Pride After Party
Sunday, June 2nd, 5:00pm-9:00pm

Vintage Lounge & Restaurant, $10 cover.
More information found here


Westchester County Flag Raising:

Westchester County Flag Raising
with County Executive George Latimer
& the Westchester County LGBTQ Advisory Board

Sunday, June 2nd
11:30am-12:00pm

Michaelian Office Building.
148 Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY

More information found here!


Westchester County Board of Legislators Honors The LOFT and Shepard Verbas:

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Westchester Board of Legislators Honors The LOFT and Shepard Verbas
Monday, June 3st
6:30pm

In proclaiming June as LGBTQ Pride Month in Westchester County, the Board of Legislators will celebrate the outstanding contributions of individuals and organizations within the community, inclduing The LOFT and The LOFT's Assistant Director of Programs & Services Shepard Verbas!.

Michaelian Office Building, 8th Floor, 148 Martine Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601

More information here!


Ossining Pride:

Ossining Pride Events

Ossining LGBTQ Alliance Pride Kick Off Party
Saturday, June 1st | 8pm-10pm | 
Sing Sing Kill Brewery, Ossining NY
More information found here!

The Ossining Documentary and Discussion Series Screening of TransMilitary
Thursday, June 6th | 6:30pm-8:45pm | Ossining Public Library
More information found here!


Peekskill Pride:

Peekskill Pride

Peekskill Pride & Progress
Friday, June 14th
7:30pm-1:00am

Dramatic Hall, Peekskill, NY

More information & ticket information here!


Yonkers Pride:

Yonkers Pride
Sunday, June 8th
2pm-9pm

Downtown Yonkers
Main Street Between
Warburton & Buena Vista

Yonkers Pride Mixers and more information here!


New Rochelle Pride:

New Rochelle Pride Events

Sunset Pride Cruise
Saturday, June 22nd | 6:30pm | Departs from New Rochelle - Neptune Park ($120.00 | Food, Drinks, & More!)
RSVP to new rochellelgbtq@gmail.com
More information found here!


Rivertowns Pride Trolley:

Rivertowns Pride Trolley
Saturday, June 22nd
11am-5pm

Hastings-on-Hudson to Dobbs Ferry

More information here!


Bedford Playhouse Screening of To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar:

Bedford Playhouse Screening of To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
Thursday, June 27th
Party begins at 6pm and screening begins at 7pm

Come watch a movie for Pride month about NYC drag queens on a road trip! Featuring a pre-party with special guests: Connecticut’s Queen of Mean, Kiki Lucia and her cohort Miss Frank.

More information and how to buy tickets here!


Reading of Street Theater:

Reading of Street Theater
Saturday, June 1st
6pm

Presented by the Hudson River Museum for Yonkers Pride, Street Theater by Doric Wilson is an award-winning satire about the evening of the Stonewall riots.

More information here!


Screening of Paris is Burning

Screening of Paris is Burning
Friday, June 21st
8pm

Presented  by the Jacob Burns Film Center, acclaimed documentary Paris is Burning (dir. Jennie Livingston) details the defiant existence of Harlem's African-American and Latinx drag ball scene in the 1980s.

More information here!

 


Screening of Cabaret and Drag Queen Performance

Drag Queen Performance and Screening of Cabaret
Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
7pm

The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema presents Cabaret (dir. Bob Fosse), the award-winning 1972 film juxtaposing queer life against the rise of the Nazi Party in Berlin. Features a live, in-house drag performance!

More information here!


Film Club Screening of My Own Private Idaho

Film Club Screening of My Own Private Idaho
Wednesday, June 12th
9pm

The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema presents My Own Private Idaho (dir. Gus van Sant), an engrossing tale of two young men and their endeavor for identity in a volatile, conflicted world. 

More information here!


The Rainbow Connection Art Exhibition Opening Reception

The Rainbow Connection Art Exhibition Opening Reception
Thursday, June 6th
5:30pm

The Blue Door Art Center presents The Rainbow Connection -- The Colors of Pride, an exhibition encompassing the wide range of experiences and artistic expressions of the local LGBTQ art community.  

More information here!


Yonkers Pride! Mixer #8

Yonkers Pride! Mixer #8
Thursday, May 30th
7:00pm

Join Yonkers Pride! for their final mixer party before Pride Month! Enjoy beach-themed drinks, picturesque views of the Hudson, and time spent with the vibrant Yonkers LGBTQ+ community. Feel free to invite friends, family, and neighbors. $10 cover fee, and all proceeds benefit Yonkers Pride!.  

More information here!


Yonkers Pride! Rooftop Kickoff Party

Yonkers Pride! Rooftop Kickoff Party
Friday, June 7th
7:00pm

Get ready for a Pride with a kickoff party to remember! Live drag show and music courtesy of Hot 97 DJ Jazzy Joyce, and entry includes free food and two drink tickets. A cash cocktail bar is available as well. The party goes from 7PM to 12AM; tickets are $25 in advance, and $35 at the door.   

More information here!


Staged Reading of "CASA VALENTINA"

Staged Reading of "CASA VALENTINA"
Saturday, June 15th
8:00pm

Join the Harrison Players for a staged reading of "CASA VALENTINA," a story of crossdressing and identity in the mid 20th-century.

"Casa Valentina is a small hotel in the resort area of the Catskill Mountains in New York. In the early 1960s, Casa Valentina has, as guests, heterosexual men who dress and act as women. They are faced with a decision whether to become an official organization."

Performances on June 14th and 15th at the Veterans' Memorial Building in Harrison, NY. Tickets are $10.

More information here!


LGBTQ+ Night at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

LGBTQ+ Night at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
Sunday, June 23rd
6:00pm

Celebrate Pride 2019 with Caramoor and Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival at HVSF’s June 23 performance of Much Ado About Nothing. A complimentary 6:00pm Pride Reception (complete with complimentary drinks and light treats) awaits you before the performance, so there’s plenty of time to get social before the show!

You’ll receive an offer code for 20% off your tickets to June 23’s Much Ado About Nothing at Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival if you purchase tickets to Laura Benanti at Caramoor.

 More information here!


Randy Rainbow Performance

Randy Rainbow Performance
Thursday, June 13th
8:00pm

Back after a sold out show last year! Randy Rainbow is an American comedian, actor, singer, writer and satirist best known for his popular series of musical parodies and political spoofs, which have garnered him international acclaim and millions of views for his viral videos. Join him for an unforgettable performance at the Ridgefield Playhouse, June 13th!

More information here!


Pride Day at Playland!

Pride Day at Playland!
Sunday, June 23rd
12:00pm

"Enjoy a day at the park and ride our fantastic rides all day for the special reduced $20 admission price. There will be exciting raffle giveaways at the Playland Prize Wheel between 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., so step right up!"

This special discounted rate is available at-the-gates from 12pm to 10pm!

More information here!


St. John's Wilmot Pride Vigil

St. John's Wilmot Pride Vigil
Wednesday, June 19th
7:00pm

"Join us as we gather in song and prayer, with a special intention for our LGBTQ loved ones — in celebration & thanksgiving, and for healing. We are delighted to welcome the Pride Chorus from the LOFT, who will be joining us and performing at this service."

More information here!


Pride and Prosecco Night with Laura Benanti at Caramoor

Pride and Prosecco Night with Laura Benanti at Caramoor
Saturday, July 6th
6:00pm

"Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti brings a sparkling evening of song to the Venetian Theater stage. A highly celebrated singer, dancer, and actress who took Broadway by storm at the age of 18, Benanti’s talents have led her to numerous roles on stage and screen, including recent revivals of She Loves Me and My Fair Lady.

Join us for a complimentary pre-concert reception in celebration of LGBTQ Pride season in the Sense Circle at 6pm!"

More information here!


Woodlands Community Temple Pride Shabbat

Woodlands Community Temple Pride Shabbat
Sunday, June 7th
6:00pm

"WCT's third annual Pride Shabbat service features speaker Nadav Shachmon, the Westchester Community Sh'liakh (official representative from Israel), speaking about LBGTQ+ life in Israel and his husband's and his life there as an openly gay couple. Special LGBTQ+ readings and prayer introductions are woven throughout the service. 

Woodlands Community Temple is a warm and welcoming Reform Jewish congregation located at 50 Worthington Road, White Plains, NY 10607 (one block off Rte. 9A between Elmsford and Ardsley)"

More information here!


Scarsdale Synagogue Pride Shabbat

Scarsdale Synagogue Pride Shabbat
Friday, June 14th
8:00pm

"Featuring speaker Hugh Ryan. In 2010, he founded the Pop-Up Museum of Queer History, a grassroots organization dedicated to helping local communities create engaging exhibitions rooted in their own experience. Through Pop-Up, he has curated shows around the country and had the opportunity to give lectures and lead workshops on queer history, AIDS activism, and museum praxis at museums, colleges, community centers, and punk houses of all kinds. The proudest moment of his life might be the day that George Chauncey told him, “You’re making history cool.”

Scarsdale Synagogue is a reform Jewish congregation located at 2 Ogden Road, Scarsdale, NY."

More information here!


Temple Beth Abraham Pride Shabbat

Temple Beth Abraham Pride Shabbat
Sunday, June 21st
7:30pm

"June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month and Temple Beth Abraham will host a Pride Shabbat Reform Service, open to all: singles, families, students, and guests.

TBA is a safe place for everyone to be who they are; no one has to choose between expressing their identity and their religion. 

Featuring special guest drummer, Nadav Snir-Zelniker."

More information here!


Pride Shabbat at Pleasantville Community Synagogue

Pride Shabbat at Pleasantville Community Synagogue
Friday, June 14th
7:30pm

Join the Pleasantville Community Synagogue congregation for a special Pride Month shabbat! A dessert oneg will follow the service. 

More information here!


Screening of "The Lavender Scare"

Screening of "The Lavender Scare"
Saturday, June 15th
7:30pm

The Lavender Scare is the first documentary film to tell the little-known story of an unrelenting campaign by the federal government to identify and fire all employees suspected of being homosexual.

More information here!


Pride Brunch at Bistro Z

Pride Brunch at Bistro Z
Saturday, June 29th
CALL FOR TIMES

"Celebrate Pride at Bistro Z, a four-time Diners' Choice Award winner. Enjoy a three-course prix fixe brunch prepared by highly trained, creative chefs who have partnered with local purveyors and farmers supplying the freshest ingredients. Show your pride! A complimentary rainbow mimosa is included with each brunch order. Visit us online or call 914-524-6410 to make reservations.".

More information here!


StoryStage: Pros(e) of Pride

StoryStage: Pros(e) of Pride
Saturday, June 29th
Doors open at 7:00pm, event starts at 8:00pm

"It’s been 50 years since the Stonewall Riots launched the modern LGBT+ rights movements. This year, we commemorate Pride Month with a special evening of thought-provoking entertainment as the region’s best storytellers bring you their true personal tales of struggles, laughter, loss, and triumph on their way to celebrating Pride."

More information here!


World Pride 2019 Celebration at Asbury Methodist Church

World Pride 2019 Celebration at Asbury Methodist Church
Sunday, June 23rd
10:30am

 "As World Pride Month 2019 is here-it is more important than ever for United Methodist congregations to show their love and support for our LGBTQ sisters and brothers. Asbury United Methodist Church (Tel: 914-779-3722) is holding a special pride service on Sunday, June 23rd, 10:30 AM. This celebration includes placing 100 small rainbow flags along the walkway to the main sanctuary entrance, then staying for a festive Rainbow Brunch!"

More information here!


"Love Wins" Pride Climb at The Rock Club

"Love Wins" Pride Climb at The Rock Club
Tuesday, June 18th
7:30pm

Join The Rock Club as they celebrate Pride with live music & art show, food & drinks, and special events. Featuring the music of MR.TRUELOVE, admission is $10, or $5 if you wear rainbow! Show your support for the community and have a great time doing it at this special Pride event!

More information here!


"By Our Love" Pride Picnic Celebration

"By Our Love" Pride Picnic Celebration
Sunday, June 23rd
11:30am

Join the Yorktown United Methodist Church for a special Sunday picnic celebrating Pride month and it's storied history! Enjoy fresh food and beverages on the front lawn, yard games, music, and (of course) tie-dye! Suggested donation: $5 per adult, $3 per child.

More information here!


Pride at Freebird!

Pride at Freebird!
Sunday, June 23rd
4:00pm

It's Pride Month and the folks at Freebird Kitchen and Bar are ready to celebrate. Join Amber Guessa and Tess Tickles for a rooftop happy hour at 4pm, then follow them downstairs for an unforgettable performance at 9pm!

More information here!


Screening of "How to Survive a Plague"

Screening of "How to Survive a Plague"
Friday, June 28th
7:00pm

Visit Tompkins Corners Cultural Center for a screening of David France's How to Survive a Plague.It's a riveting telling of the story of the grassroots movement of activists, who seized upon scientific research to help develop the drugs that turned HIV from a mostly fatal infection to a manageable disease, while being ignored by the nation at large and confronted with shame and hatred. Suggested donation $10.

More information here!

Pride Night with New York Liberty!

 

Pride Night with New York Liberty!
Friday, June 28th
7:00pm

Join the New York Liberty and their fans in celebration of Pride on Friday June 28th at 7:30 pm as the Liberty take on the Dallas Wings. The LOFT 's Pride Chorus will be performing the National Anthem, and The LOFT will be the Non-Profit of the Night. Come to celebrate Pride, come to hangout with your friends, come to see great basketball, and come to be a part of an inclusive community of players and fans! All fans will receive a pride bandana with the NY Liberty Logo on it!

Get tickets here!


Audubon Greenwich - LGBT Let's Go Birding Together:

Audubon Greenwich - LGBT Let's Go Birding Together
Sunday, June 2nd
9am-12pm

A special bird walk and celebration of diversity and inclusion of both birds and people in honor of Pride Month.

More information here!

 

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