PRIDE Block Party & Saturday Events

PRIDE March

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Registration begins at 1:00p; March begins at 1:30p

FREE event – register here

Meet at the New Haven Green
165 Church Street, New Haven

March with us through downtown New Haven as we show our PRIDE! Marches are welcome (and encouraged) to carry signs, banners, and pride flags as we walk down some of New Haven’s busiest streets. No cars and/or floats. The PRIDE New Haven march is escorted by the New Haven Police Department. FREE to register, click here

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Check Out our PRIDe March Route:

The PRIDE March route includes Chapel Street, Park Street, and George Street and will conclude with a march into the PRIDE Block Party. 

PRIDE Block Party

Saturday, September 21, 2019
2:00 – 10:00p; Entertainment begins at 2:30p.

FREE event

Center Street, enter from Church Street
Between Orange and Church Street, New Haven

Eight hours of entertainment and activity await you on Center Street in Downtown New Haven at the PRIDE New Haven Block Party! Family activities, food vendors, information booths, and whole lot of LGBTQ+ performers take center stage for one of the largest LGBTQ+ gatherings and family events in the State. FREE event.

Gotham Citi will be open beginning at 4:00p, with entertainment inside beginning at 8:00p.

Tell us you’re coming on facebook.

The PRIDE Block Party is made possible by producing Partner and PRIDE New Haven Founder: 

Throughout the PRIDE Block Party you can head inside Gotham Citi to get drinks and dance to some beats!

Meet the DJs and Hosts of the PRIDE Block Party

Meet the Performers of the PRIDE Block Party

Main Stage Schedule

2:15 – 2:45p  | Music : Suzanne Sheridan and The One Night Stand Band

2:45 – 3:00p | ChibiCon: Where Cosplay Meets Drag

3:00 – 3:15p | Music : Connecticut Gay Men’s Chorus

3:15 – 3:30p | ChibiCon: Where Cosplay Meets Drag

3:30 – 4:30p | Solo Drag Performances : Rarity Moonchild, Dolores Degage, Angel Rivers, Frizzie Borden, Giganta Smalls, Ruby Redd Moonchild, Luna Gemini Maxim, Sienna Rose, Robin Banks, and a Group Number from the House of Lay

4:30 – 5:00p | Music : Between Giants

5:00 – 5:15p | Imperial Sovereign Court of All Connecticut

5:15 – 6:00p | Music : Akira AK, Myles Jeh, and Amanda Pogach

6:00 – 6:15p | The Zumbros

6:15 – 6:30p | Okami Karate Dojo

6:30 – 7:45p | Solo Drag PerformancesMia E Z’Lay, Lucia Virginity, Xiomarie LaBeija, Flaminia, Frankie Cyanide, Madison Sapphire Duchannes, Mz October May Lay, Tiana Maxim Rose, Laihlah Alf Laihlah, Monica Inite Sign Monroe, Casey Fitzpatrick, Ambrosia, Rory Roux Heart, and Barbra Joan Streetsand

7:45 – 8:15p | Music : PRIMME 

8:15 – 9:15p | Solo Drag PerformancesSparkle Diamond, Ray Decorazon, Natasha Starr, Karelys Bleau, Jackson Stix, Kalysta, Kadijah Tragedia Vain, and a Group Number

9:15 – 9:45p | Music : Taija New 

Family Zone

Sponsored by Nutmeg State Financial & Town Green District

Join in all of the fun of the PRIDE Block Party Family zone with family-friendly activities including life size games, activities, and even a ride! All activities in the Family Zone are free to participate in. 

Street Performers

Read more about our Block Party artists.

PRIDE After Party

Saturday, September 21, 2019
10:00p – 2:00a; Entertainment begins at 10:30p.

Cover at the door

Gotham Citi
84 Orange Street, entrance on Center Street, New Haven

Join us for the official PRIDE After Party with performances by local LGBTQ+ performers, the dancers of The Men Of Eden and porn star Ricky Roman, music and dancing, and specialty cocktails all night long. Dance the night away with us and we celebrate a fabulous day! Cover at the door.

Gotham Citi will be open beginning at 4:00p, with entertainment inside beginning at 8:00p.

Tell us you’re coming on facebook.

The PRIDE Block Party is made possible by producing Partner and PRIDE New Haven Founder: 

Throughout the PRIDE Block Party you can head inside Gotham Citi to get drinks and dance to some beats!

Meet the Hosts and Performers of the PRIDE After Party

Read more about our After Party artists.

168 York Street Cafe
Atelier Florian
Elm City Social
IKEA
KeyBank
Nutmeg State Financial
Partners Cafe
Southern Connecticut State University
Te Amo Tequila
Technolutions
Three Sheets New Haven

 

Additional Community Sponsors

AT&T, Bristol Health, Fair Haven Community Health Care, Indeed, and Planned Parenthood of Southern New England