Pride Month Kickoff and Pride in the Plaza Celebration

Event Details

Event Date

Event Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Event Time

Event Time: 5:00 PM - to 8:00 PM

Event Description

Join the Mayor’s Office of LGBT Affairs as we celebrate Pride Month with a City Hall flag raising ceremony and kickoff party on June 7th!

The official City of Philadelphia flag raising with the Mayor and City Council will occur from 5-6 pm followed by a huge party in the City Hall courtyard 6-8pm featuring food trucks, live performances, djs, dancing as well as HIV testing, voter registration and legal expungement services!

Appearances and Performances by:
❇Mayor Jim Kenney
❇Members of City Council
❇Amber Hikes, Executive Director, Mayor’s Office of LGBT Affairs
❇Philadelphia poet laureate Raquel Salas Rivera
❇International Director & Choreographer Kemar Jewel
❇HipHop/Soul artst Wordz the Poet Emcee
Singer/Songwriter Carla Gamble
❇Paulette Branson and the Mixed People Band
❇Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus

…and many more to be announced!

These events are free, family friendly, and we welcome ALL community members to attend!


(Make sure to find the Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room table for all of your Philly Pride gear needs!)

Be Out. Be Proud. Be There!

Location Details

Philadelphia City Hall

Address for Philadelphia City Hall

1401 John F Kennedy Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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