Wednesday August 12
Black Lesbian Lives Matter!
Celebrating the lives, art and writings of notable lesbian women of African descent at The Lesbian Herstory Archives, 484 14 St, Brooklyn NY (map) Free 6pm-9pm
IGNITE: The Opening Reception - ALoft Harlem
ALOFT Hotel, 2296 Frederick Douglass Blvd, NY, NY 10027 (map)
Join us as we kick off NYC Black Pride week with a lively Meet & Greet in the RE:Mix Lounge downstairs in our host hotel ALOFT!
Music by NYC's own deejays Fred Pierce and Frankie Paradise.
Free Admission for all. 6pm til 10pm
Thursday August 13
Seniors Matter! (Griot Circle)
Intergenerational Discussion: Do Black LGBT Lives Matter Also?
Brooklyn Community Pride Center (site)
4 MetroTech Roadway, New York, NY 11201 (map)
The 5th Annual Film Festival
"Ballroom Lives Matter!" This year we feature 4 short films along with "The Rebirth of Paris" and panel discussion after.
6pm-8pm Free Admission
The LGBT Center, 208 W 13 St, NY, NY (map)
Friday August 14
The NYC Black Pride Heritage Awards Ceremony
Saturday August 15
The Health, Art & Culture Expo (HSWN - NYU)
Including the Black Lesbian Forum (12p-4p) and the
Black Trans Conference (2p-6p)
At the Helen Mills Event Space, 137 W 26th St NY NY (map)
Big Brothas Reception (Big Brothas Network)
The friendliest Meet & Greet for the Big Boyz and their admirers!
Hurley's Saloon, 232 W 48th St, New York, NY 10036 (map) 5p-10p $7
W2W (Women To Women) Reception
PM/AM Prod presents a dance party for the Ladies! 7p-11p, $35
Melba's, 300 W 114th St. @ Frederick Douglas Blvd. Harlem (map)
Black Pride Boat Ride
Promoted by James Saunders & Sharon Toney. 7p-12a. Circle Line, 42nd St. at 12th Ave. (site)
The Heritage Ball: All Black Lives Matter (GHMC)
We honor our history while showcasing our future!
The Gramercy Theatre, 127 E 23rd St, NY 10010 (map)
Sunday August 16
Rivers of Living Water (site)
Pride At The Beach (Harlem United)
The Grand Finale Beach Party that is not to be missed!
Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn NY (map)
Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the ClubHouse
Club Esco, 301 W 39th St. NY (map)