Pride Month Celebrations 2017 Last Updated 8/17

June is Pride Month, and there are LGBT celebrations and events planned for towns all over the state. Here are just a few of the happenings taking place in Connecticut this month. You can also keep up with events scheduled throughout the summer here.

Out Film Festival CT

Cinestudio Theater at Trinity College, Hartford
June 2-10, 2017

Out Film Connecticut’s LGBT Film Festival is a nine-day festival featuring films, documentaries and shorts to our community. Most screenings are at Cinestudio (Trinity College) in Hartford, but closing day/night goes on the road to Real Art Ways, Spotlight Theatres and Wadsworth Atheneum!

 

Gay Bingo Pride Party

June 3, 2017

Join Mid Fairfield AIDS Project's longest running and most successful event of the year! Gay Bingo brings the community together to have fun, win cash prizes and raise money for a good cause.

 

Pride in the Park

Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum (c.1864), Norwalk
June 10, 2017

Pride in the Park 2017 is Fairfield County's LGBTQ Pride festival and is open to all. Pride in the Park is a family-friendly Pride festival that brings you internationally-known entertainers and local performers. This year, they’re pleased to bring you Trixie Mattel from RuPaul's Drag Race, comedian Julie Goldman, and musician Crystal Waters for free and live performances!

 

Connecticut Sun Pride Night

Mohegan Sun, Uncasville
June 10, 2017

The Sun will celebrate Pride Night on Saturday, June 10th when they take on the Atlanta Dream at 7:00pm. Former NBA star and champion of diversity Jason Collins will be on hand to answer questions at halftime and attend the official Sun Pride Postgame Party presented by Absolut. The party will be held at the Sun Terrace Pool, located in the Sky Tower, immediately following the game.

 

All Sounds Fair Benefit Concert

StageOne, Fairfield
June 10, 2017

Concert featuring award-winning artists Sophie B. Hawkins, along with special guests Run Jenny and Eric Himan. Proceeds benefit the ACLU.

 

Pink Eggs & Glam Brunch

June 11, 2017

Connecticut’s premier drag brunch brings you the best live singing and comedic drag queens on this planet. Rotating performers every month, each performer with a different style, but the show contains a little bit of all of this: theatre, Broadway, pop, comedy, games, and debauchery!