Pride Celebrations: September, 2014, Part I…


The LGBTQIA Pride Celebrations continue, and here is what is set for September, 2014 in the United States:

 

Tuesday, September 2-Monday, September 8, 2014–“Gay Days Las Vegas/Las Vegas Pride,” Las Vegas, Nevada

http://www.lasvegaspride.org/

(PLEASE NOTE: clicking on the “Our Events” oval [sorry, I forgot the technical term for the oval-shaped button] there is an extensive listing of events that span all of September, and even go into November)

Friday, September 5-Saturday, September 6, 2014–“Mankato PrideFest,” Mankato, Minnesota

http://www.scmnpride.org/

Friday, September 5-Sunday, September 7, 2014–“Lincoln City Gay Pride,” Lincoln City, Oregon

http://www.oregoncoastpride.com/

Saturday, September 6, 2014–“Worcester Pride,” Worcester, Massachusetts

http://www.worcesterpride.org/

Monday, September 8–Sunday, September 14, 2014–“Athens Pride,” Athens, Georgia

http://www.athenspride.com/

Thursday, September 11-Monday, September 15, 2014–“KiKi Cruise,” Miami, Florida

http://www.kikicruise.com

Saturday, September 13, 2014–“South Bay Gay Pride Art & Music Festival,” Chula Vista, California

http://www.southbayalliance.net/

Also on Saturday, September 13, 2014–“Humboldt Pride Parade & Festival,” Eureka, California

http://humboldtpride.org/

And also on Saturday, September 13, 2014–“Savannah Pride Fest,” Savannah, Georgia

http://savannahpride.com/

Saturday, September 13-Sunday, September 21, 2014–“Austin Gay Pride,” Austin, Texas

http://www.austinpride.org/

Sunday, September 14, 2014–“Boulder PrideFest,” Boulder, Colorado

http://outboulder.org/

Also on Sunday, September 14, 2014–“Vermont Gay Pride Festival,” Burlington, Vermont

http://pridecentervt.org/

Thursday, September 18-Sunday, September 21, 2014, “Bluegrass Black Pride,” Lexington, Kentucky

http://bluegrassblackpride.wix.com/pride

(PLEASE NOTE: This is another Website that, within seconds of appearing on the page, loud music begins playing.  If you have your headphones on, or your ear buds in, you may wish to take them out very fast.)

Also from Thursday, September 18-Sunday, September 21, 2014–“New Haven Gay Pride Festival,” New Haven, Connecticut

http://www.newhavenpridecenter.org/

Friday, September 19-Sunday, September 28, 2014–“Wichita Pride,” Wichita, Kansas

http://www.wichitapride.org/

(PLEASE NOTE: There are various events listed under the category”Wichita Pride.”  Click the “Calendars” Tab to go to “2014 PrideFest Events” for more info.)

Friday, September 19-Sunday, September 21, 2014–“Ohio Lesbian Festival.” No location listed

http://ohiolesbianfestival.wordpress.com/

(PLEASE NOTE: On the GayPrideCalendar Website, it lists Columbus, Ohio as having a Pride Celebration in September, 2014.  However, when I click on “Event Info,” it leads me to the Ohio Lesbian Festival WordPress blog.  Also, according to http://www.columbuspride.org/, the Columbus, Ohio Pride Celebration was in June.

Saturday, September 20, 2014–“San Gabriel Valley Pride,” Pasadena, California

http://sgvpride.org/

Also on Saturday, September 20, 2014–“South Carolina Pride,” Columbia, South Carolina

http://scpride.org/

Sunday, September 21, 2014–“Dallas Pride,” Dallas, Texas

http://dallaspride.org/

Also on Sunday, September 21, 2014, “Folsom Street Fair,” San Francisco, California

http://www.folsomstreetfair.com/

Thursday, September 25-Sunday, September 28, 2014–“Orlando Bear Bash,” Orlando, Florida

http://www.orlandobearbash.com/

(PLEASE NOTE: According to http://comeoutwithpride.org/ the Orlando, Florida Pride Festival shall take place in October, not September.  As a result, it shall appear in “Pride Celebrations: October, 2014, Part I…”).

Also from Thursday, September 25-Sunday, September 28, 2014–“Sedona-Verde Valley Gay Pride,” Sedona-Verde Valley, Arizona

http://www.sedonagaypride.org/

Friday, September 26, 2014–“Folsom/Bay of Pigs,” San Francisco, California

http://www.folsomstreetfair.com/

Friday, September 26-Saturday, September 27, 2014–“Moab Gay Pride,” Moab, Utah

http://moabpride.org/

Saturday, September 27, 2014–“Roanoke Pride,” Roanoke, Virginia

http://www.roanokepride.org/

Also on Saturday, September 27, 2014, “Richmond Pride,” Richmond, Virginia

http://static.squarespace.com/static/528d0f42e4b0b3137dcda1ca/t/54246287e4b07a1288be68a0/1411670663606/VAPride14_Guide_Final-PRINT.pdf

And also on Saturday, September 27, 2014–“NCPride14,” Raleigh and Durham, North Carolina

http://www.ncpride.org/pride/

And, last but not least, on Saturday, September 27, 2014–“MidSouth Pride,” Memphis, Tennessee

http://midsouthpride.org/

Saturday, September 27-Sunday, September 28, 2014–“Wichita Gay Pride,” Wichita, Kansas

http://www.wichitapride.org/

Sunday, September 28, 2014–“Folsom/Magnitude,” San Francisco, California

http://www.folsomstreetfair.com/

 

Before I conclude this post, I must give great gratitude and profound and PRIDEful praise to http://gaytravel.about.com for helping me find out about some other wonderful LGBT Pride Celebrations, both nationally and abroad.

Stay tuned for Part II of this particular post, as well as some surprises in store.

Happy and Blessed Pride!!lgbt_gay_pride_rainbow_flag_vinyl_binder-r0ee4352851814b8e9bc7a537b05367bd_xz8my_8byvr_512

Advertisements

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s