This headstart gives you even more opportunities to show your kids that families come in every, shape, size and color of the rainbow. Sprinkle on some glitter, proudly raise your rainbow flags and hit up these fab happenings from now until the end of June. Event details. Later in the day, an all-ages Drag Show kicks off an adults-only Taste of the Rainbow Pub Crawl, with each location serving mixed drinks inspired by every color of the rainbow. Be ready for live music, performances by ethnic dance troupes, arts and crafts, face painters, games and eats from local restaurants.
Pride Month Activities for Chicago Families
Guide to Chicago’s Pride Parade: 50 years after Stonewall - Chicago Tribune
A lovely lunch, wine, beer, and soft drinks will be provided. Judges are encouraged, along with a guest, to join in the festivities. While Judges and their guest will not be charged for this event, we do request that all Judges who will be in attendance RSVP before June 16th. Add to Calendar. View Map View Map. Find out more about how your privacy is protected. Jun
Stonewall 50: Millions of Moments of Pride
The quarterly storytelling showcase is back for June, and this time around the stories are queer-centric. Even queerer than usual, which is saying something for YBR. Each show this weekend has a different combination of performers — check out each lineup here. Details: June 21 and 22 at 8 p. Lincoln Park.
Our city recently elected its first openly gay mayor and pronoun buttons are gaining popularity, but the Pride parade is still just as much a gathering of people fighting for a cause as it is a celebration of what's been won. This year is particularly special as it marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, when Stonewall Inn patrons protested New York City police raids and started the gay liberation movement. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to participate on the sidelines as over-the-top entries parade by and Mayor Lori Lightfoot presides over it all as grand marshal.