Looking for ways to get your pride on in Colorado this month? Here are a few ideas...
Queer in the Age of Queen June 6, 7:00-9:00pm Molly Brown House "In an age ruled by repressed sexuality, take a look back at queer culture both here and in the U.S. and abroad during the reign of Queen Victoria. Learn how the Queen spoke about sexuality and how homosexual, transgender, and queer culture grew from this time."
Evolution Block Party and Beer Bust June 9, 2:00-11:30pm Clarkson between Colfax & 16th "Alyssa Edwards – the Netflix Dancing Queen and RuPaul All Star headlines with Aron Abitzker – international gay DJ to bring a block party that Denver has never seen before. Andrew Christian and his trophy boys will definitely be a hit dancing and searching for the next ultimate hotty to represent the mega underwear brand."
Starting OUT: An LGBTQ Entrepreneurial Journey June 11 @ 5:30-7:30pm WeWord LoHi "Join us for a panel conversation with LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs from the Denver Community. Hear about their journeys into leadership, struggles and successes along the way, and insights they can share to help and inspire other LGBTQ+ individuals and allies in tech and beyond."
Ignite's Pride Party June 13-16 Ignite Kitchen 10% of all sales goes to The Center to support the LGBTQ Community, Drag Queen Bingo on June 13th @ 9pm, Special Keel Vodka Mermaid Lemonade that sparkles, Pride Swag Giveaways Every Day during the event.
Paint Your Pride: The ART Hotel June 14, 6:00-11:00pm The ART Hotel "Kick off your Denver PRIDE weekend at the ART! Providing you an evening of dancing, drinks, and drag for the ultimate celebration starter."
Denver PrideFest June 15-16 Civic Center Park "Denver PrideFest is the largest celebration of LGBTQ pride in the Rocky Mountain region, featuring live entertainment on 3 stages, 250+ exhibitors, an array of food and beverage vendors, the Coors Light PrideFest Parade, and the Pride 5K race."
Pride 5K June 15, 9:30am State Capitol Building "Run, walk, roll or sashay–it’s time for the Pride 5K! This race is a FUNdraiser for The Center on Colfax’s programs and services for Colorado’s LGBTQ community. Registration includes a t-shirt and goodie bag for every participant, and prizes are given out for top finishers and best costumes. This is an officially-timed race with professional photos available after the event"
Coors Light Denver Pride Parade June 16, 9:30am Cheesman Park "The Coors Light Denver Pride Parade brings together Colorado’s diverse LGBTQ community in a powerful (and colorful!) display of solidarity and celebration."
Check out the Denver Pride website for more events and info.