New York Events like Pride Week Attract Many who Come Together to Celebrate Diversity, Unity, and Equality.
New York City is home to one of the world's most vibrant and thriving gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender communities and you'll see the amount of "One Love" energy that thrives in this area when you attend New York Events like Pride Week.
New York City embraces its incredible diversity as a source of strength, and that's never clearer than during New York Events like Pride Week in New York City. Pride Week is a time of year when neighborhoods throughout the 5 boroughs celebrate the progress made in NYC and beyond, since the Stonewall Riots of 1969. New York Events like Pride Week culminate with the famous march down Fifth Avenue.
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Come and be a part of the official kick-off of NYC Pride Week. The Pride Week Rally features well-known performers and motivational speakers from the LGBT community, who help to get Pride Week Events in New York rolling. The first NYC LGBT Pride Rally occurred 1 month after the Stonewall Riots in June 1969, with 500 people gathering for a “Gay Power” demonstration in Washington Square Park.
This NYC Event was followed by a candlelight vigil in Sheridan Square. Today the Pride Week Rally is held at the East River Bandshell. The entire Rally will be ASL interpreted for individuals who are deaf/hard-of-hearing.
Another huge part of Pride Week is PrideFest, New York’s annual LGBT street fair that brings together local residents and families, community leaders, and area business owners for an exciting New York Event celebrating gay pride. PrideFest attracts thousands of out-of-state New York Visitors and volunteers, and 2013 marks PrideFest’s 20th year!
Stay at The Milford - An NYC Hotel - when you visit New York for Pride Fest. Annually, PrideFest continues to combine vendors, entertainers, and community activities for a day of fun celebration of LGBT Pride in the name of equality. This event is free and open to the public. No tickets are necessary.
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