Tag: pride

Cleveland gay orgs to plan new event after Pride cancellation

CLEVELAND — The LGBT Cleveland Community Center announced Sunday that they were working with other local organizations to hold a new event on Aug. 13 in the wake of the cancelled Cleveland Pride celebration. Cleveland City Councilman, Kerry McCormack; State Representative, Nickie Antonio; City of Cleveland and Dept. of Economic Development, Kevin Schmotzer and members…

Michigan – Motor City Pride 2016

DETROIT — This year’s Motor City Pride festivities are on June 10th, 1 pm-8 pm and June 11th, 12 pm-7 pm at Hart Plaza in Detroit, Michigan. The entertainment schedule includes a wide array of activities from DJs to Drag Shows to Poetry Readings to Rupaul Drag Race Stars including Kim Chi and Adore Delano. The…

Indianapolis Pride 2016 with IKS

INDIANAPOLIS — It’s almost here! Pride 2016 will be the week of June 4th and ends with a kick ass parade/festival on Saturday June 11. Once again, IKS has a booth for the parade on Saturday and managed to snag last year’s location! What does that mean? Well for those who didn’t make it last…

Report from Kalamazoo Pride

KALAMAZOO, MI – This past weekend was the 2015 Kalamazoo Pride Festival. Each year Kalamazoo puts on two days of shopping, entertainment, & community. This years event featured boots from a number of LGBTQIA supportive organizations such as Cares Kalamazoo, Bell’s Brewery, West Side Screen Printing, Mr. Friendly, PNC Bank, Kellogg’s, Kalamazoo Valley College, The…

Cleveland Gay Pride with the PAAC

CLEVELAND, OHIO- June 28th, hundreds of people gathered to celebrate the festivities that help us to remember the many who were ridiculed at Stonewall just 45 years ago. Celebration of the freedom of walking the streets of many alliances in support of equal rights. This years theme was, “Express Yourself.” Many people attack gay pride…

Cincy Pride Gets Kinky

CINCINNATI – For the first time this past weekend, the kink and leather community of the greater Cincinnati area took part in the annual Pride Parade as a group. Tri-State Leather/Rubber Contest producer Ron Clemons was one of the marshals of the parade and the leather contingent was the second float in the parade, according…

Chicago Leather Tribe Marches at Pride

CHICAGO – The Chicago leather, bear and kink community marched together for the first time during the Chicago Gay Pride Parade on June 30. Led by local leather bar Touché, every segment of the local kink community was represented on the parade entry with more than 40 people marching and riding in the truck rented…