Pride season has officially begun and I thought it would be a good idea to point you in the direction of the information you'll need to attend all of the events planned throughout the country.
Below is a list of Pride events across the country brought to you by loldarian. com affiliate Earl Fowlkes, President of International Federation of Black Prides.
Pride City Spotlight:Black & Latino Gay Pride
June 21-22, 2008
Albany Riverfront Park
Albany, New York
Stretching across three days in June, it is a time for us to come together in peace and solidarity, to escape the rigors of our daily routines. Although we may face struggles to maintain our acceptance and dignity, we are able to live our lives with passion and soul.
NEWARK, NJ *
JUNE 9 -15, 2008
CONTACT: June Dowell-Burton
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org /email@example.com
BLACK GAY PRIDE NEW ENGLAND
JUNE 13 - 15, 2008
PORTLAND BLACK PRIDE
JUNE 12- 15, 2008
CONTACT: Alisa Simmons
MEMPHIS TN BLACK PRIDE
JUNE 12 - 15, 2008
CONTACT: Terryl Buckner
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
www.memphisblackpride.com or www.brothersunited.com
SOUTH CAROLINA BLACK PRIDE
JUNE 25 - 29, 2008
CONTACT: Todd Shaw / Jermaine Lee [ National Organizer ]
Continue to full list by clicking here.
Why Celebrate Black Pride? For a weekend, no one will be judged too butch, too femme or too black. Let Ray Daniels tell you why here.