Top Picks to Celebrate Pride in NYC
W Hotels of New York City have partnered with Christopher Frederick from Heritage of Pride on this curated list of the top events to check out during Pride Month in NYC. Scroll through his picks and then head to W Hotels of New York City for the ultimate hookup.
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The largest LGBT event in the country with over 2.1 million in attendance, more than 350 elaborate marching groups, floats, and much fan fare, this is one event you absolutely can't miss. Learn more >
This women's centric event has been going on for over 13 years now and serves as the largest women's focused event in the country with over 4,000 in attendance. This year recording artist, Mya, and DJ Sam Ronson headline this legendary event. Learn More >
Join NYC Pride for a NEON fantasy unlike any you've ever experienced. Guests are encouraged to dress up in the wildest neon gear and experience one of the most memorable Friday night events for Pride. Learn More >
In partnership with NewFest and SVA Theatre, NYC Pride presents OutCinema, a celebration of LGBTQ pride and community on film, featuring a specially curated screening followed by an open bar after-party. Learn More >
VIP Rooftop Party
Going into it's 6th year, VIP Rooftop Party serves as the only official Saturday afternoon men's event of Pride Week. This crazy party on the roof of Hudson Terrace has sold out every year it's been running so get your tickets early. Learn More >
Serving as one of the longest running Pride events, the Rally has evolved to become a major player in Pride week festivities. Don't miss YouTube star Todrick Hall and Ru Paul Drag Race star, Bob the Drag Queen. Learn More >
Front Runners Pride Run
The 35th annual Pride Run is a 5 mile race in Central Park organized by Front Runners New York (FRNY) in collaboration with New York Road Runners. This race, which draws in more than 5,000 runners and thousands of fans from across the country, is an official qualifier for the TCS New York City Marathon and donates a portion of proceeds to a charity beneficiary. The race is now sold out, but you can still get in on the fun.
Family Movie Night
Now in it's fourth year, Family Movie Night has become a signature event celebrating LGBT families. Pier 63, which is set along the Hudson River with views of the city skyline, serves as the venue for this free event. Disney Pixar's Toy Story serves as the featured film for this year. Learn More >
Experience the launch of a new 3-day LGBT cultural experience: Pride Island. From legendary soul singers to indie pop bands, this new inclusive experience creates a central hub for the LGBT community to celebrate Pride. Learn More >
Pride Luminaries Brunch
The Pride Luminaries Brunch celebrates business leaders that have made an impact on LGBT equality in the workplace throughout the year. Put on your best brunch outfit and join the most exclusive brunch of the season. Get Your Tickets >
No week could be complete without a visit to the largest LGBT street festival in the country! Delicious artisan food, local craftspeople, and LGBT friendly companies all take part in this must attend event. Coming back for hosting duties this year is Ru Paul Drag Race alum, Bianca Del Rio. Learn More >