Mayor Bottoms Hosts Inaugural Black Gay Pride Reception

Mayor of Atlanta Keisha Lance Bottoms has announced she will be hosting an inaugural reception for Black LGBTQ Pride this year.

Mayor Bottoms kicks off one of the largest black LGBTQ pride festivals in the country – which garners over 100,000 attendees – by inviting LGBTQ Atlanta to the first-ever Black Pride Reception. Guests will enjoy speakers, live entertainment, and more at this groundbreaking celebration.

The reception takes place at Atlanta City Hall on Wednesday, August 28 from 7 to 9 pm. This event is free and open to the public, but due to capacity restraints, tickets are limited and will issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

To snag your ticket to this exclusive event, RSVP on Eventbrite at Any questions can be posed at