NYC Pride 2022 Events
After three years of uncertainty, NYC Pride is now finally mostly in-person this June with several events being hosted around town, including one featuring our own DJ Ashu Rai. Below are some of our picks. And thank you all for reaching out — while we don’t have any of our own Sholay events planned for Pride, stay tuned for updates!
“B.Y.O.B: Bring Your Own Baggage.”
A gender discard party hosted by Nayland Blake at the Whitney Museum of American Art Attendance is free with registration on June 9 from 7pm to 10pm, with dancing, food, and drinks. It’s 21+. More details are here.
Saturday, June 11th | 7:30 PM
Brooklyn Pride March
Join the fun with the ONLY Twilight Parade in the Northeast; a celebration of our Pride and Heritage!
MCs: Ron B
Grand Marshals: Mark Casserta and Rainbow Heights
5th Avenue – From Lincoln Place to 9th Street
JUNE 17- Pride After Hours at TAGMO
10:30 PM – 1AM
After the sun goes down, we’re lighting up the dance floor with the colors of NYC Pride and bollyqueer joy!
DRINKS by TAGMO with beer, wine, signature cocktails and spirit-free drinks
DANCE BEATS by Sholay Events’ Ashu Rai
TAGMO – 226 Front Street (nr the South Street Seaport) in NYC
Tickets are $20 and can be purchased here.
NYC Pride March
The 53rd NYC Pride March will begin at noon on June 26th from 25th Street and 5th Avenue in Manhattan. Marchers will proceed south on 5th Avenue before heading west on 8th Street. After crossing over 6th Avenue, the march will continue on Christopher Street, passing the Stonewall National Monument. It will then turn north on 7th Avenue, passing the New York City AIDS Memorial, before dispersing in Chelsea at 16th Street and 7th Avenue. Open to the public.
Queer Liberation March
-The fourth annual Queer Liberation March for trans and BIPOC freedom, reproductive justice and bodily autonomy will kick off in Foley Square at 2:00 p.m. and end in Washington Square Park, open to the public starting at 1:00 p.m.
Color Me Queer – 6PM
-The BIGGEST (fundraiser) dance party for Queer & Trans BIPOC at NYC Pride is back on Sunday, June 26, 2022! Three floors of DJs spinning live, drag performances, belly dancers, and more. Proceeds support five QPOC grassroots organizations: Caribbean Equality Project, GAPIMNY, SALGA NYC, TARAB NYC and Q-Wave NYC
The Delancey with more details available here.