Hampton Roads PRIDE Week is June 21 – 27, and there are a lot of events to raise awareness and celebrate the LGBT community.
The fun lasts all week long, most notably with a block party on Friday; PrideFest and the Boat Parade are happening Saturday.
Sunday June 21: TBA
Monday June 22: PRIDE Movie screening
Join the LGBT Center of Hampton Roads for this Reel It Out event. PRIDE is inspired by an extraordinary true story. Free admission to movie and museum. Donations suggested.
Tuesday June 23: PrideFest Interfaith Celebration
Join with folks across Hampton roads from different faith traditions to support and celebrate members and allies of the LGBT community.
Wednesday June 24: Panel Discussion & Peninsula Pride Party
Members of the lesbian, bi, gay and transsexual community speak about what it was like to grow up “different” in Hampton Roads.
Thursday June 25: HRBOR Third Thursday: Taste the Rainbow
HRBOR Third Thursday at O’Connor Brewing Company
Friday June 26: Fourth Annual PRIDE Block Party
Fourth Annual PRIDE Block Party at Decorum Furniture in Norfolk
Saturday June 27: PrideFest Boat Parade
Be part of the only Pride Boat Parade in the country! Come aboard the American Rover for a 2 Hour Cruise on the Smooth Waters of the Elizabeth River & Hampton Roads Harbor.
Saturday June 27: PrideFest 2015
PrideFest is the largest annual LGBT festival in Virginia. PrideFest combines entertainment, vendors, and fun activities for all ages. PrideFest attracts thousands of visitors and brings together local residents, families, community leaders, civic organizations, and businesses to rally for and celebrate equality.