PRIDE ON PARADE

Atlanta Pride is in October, so you can check out summer Prides in other cities.

DC Black Pride
May 24-26 in Washington, DC
Features R&B star Brandy
www.dcblackpride.org

Capital Pride
May 29-June 9; parade June 8 in Washington, D.C.
www.capitalpride.org

Sao Paulo Pride
May 30 – June 3 in Sao Paulo, Brazil
World’s largest gay Pride parade
www.gaypridebrazil.org

Central Alabama Pride
June 2-9; night parade June 8, festival June 9
Birmingham, Ala.
www.centralalabamapride.org

Key West Pride
June 5-9 in Key West, Fla.
www.keywestpride.org

Nashville Pride Festival
June 15 in Nashville, Tenn.
www.nashvillepride.org

South Carolina Black Pride
June 19-23 in Columbia, S.C.
www.southcarolinablackpride.com

Augusta Pride
June 21-22; festival and parade June 22
Augusta, Ga.
www.prideaugusta.org

St. Pete Pride Street Festival & Promenade
June 29 in St. Petersburg, Fla.
www.stpetepride.com

New York City Pride
June 28-30 in New York City, NY
www.nycpride.org

San Francisco Pride
June 29-30 in San Francisco, Calif.
www.sfpride.org

Savannah Pride
Sept. 14 in Savannah, Ga.
www.savpride.com

CRUISE CONTROL

All aboard for gay and lesbian summer cruises.

Short & Sweet Bahamas Cruise
June 28 – July 1, by lesbian travel company Sweet
www.discoversweet.com

The Broadway Cruise
Sailing from NYC to Bermuda
July 7-14
www.thebroadwaycruise.com

Ireland & Scotland British Isles Cruise
July 18-25, by lesbian travel company Olivia
www.olivia.com

Summer Alaska Cruise
July 21-28, by gay & lesbian RSVP Vacations
www.rsvpvacations.com

Danube Cruises
July 22 – Aug. 2; July 29-Aug. 9
By gay & lesbian RSVP Vacations
www.rsvpvacations.com

Provence to Burgundy Riverboat Cruise
July 30-Aug. 6, by lesbian travel company Olivia
www.olivia.com

All LGBT French Riverboat Cruise
Aug. 4-13, Adults only
Kelli & Gregg’s Adventures
www.rfamilyvacations.com

Venice to Rome Cruise
Aug. 24-Sept. 3, by gay Atlantis Events
www.atlantisevents.com

Amsterdam to Barcelona Cruise
Sept. 5-15, by gay Atlantis Events
www.atlantisevents.com

GIRL POWER

Beyond cruises, more events for women, or, womyn

National Women’s Music Festival
July 4-7 in Middleton, Wisc.
www.wiaonline.org

Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival
Aug. 6-11 in Oceana County, Mich.
www.michfest.com

Key West Womenfest
Sept. 3-8 in Key West, Fla.
www.womenfest.com

FAMILY VACATIONS

For kids with gay parents, and their families and friends

LGBT Family Camp at Club Getaway
June 24-28 in Kent, Conn.
By LGBT kid-friendly R Family Vacations
www.rfamilyvacations.com

Wonder Valley Ranch Resort
Aug. 18-23 in Sanger, Calif.
By LGBT kid-friendly R Family Vacations
www.rfamilyvacations.com

Family Equality ‘Family Week’
Aug. 3-10 in Provincetown, Mass.
www.familyequality.org

OTHER LGBT OPTIONS
Go back to summer camp here in Georgia, get decadent in New Orleans, don your leather in San Francisco, and more…

TransCampOUT
July 17-21 at Long Fork Retreat, Walton, West Va.
For “all people outside the binary gender spectrum and their supporters”
www.transcampout.org

Gay & Lesbian Adults Camp
Women: Aug. 15-19, Men: Aug. 22-26
A full summer camp experience, including group cabins, color wars and more, held in North Georgia.
www.glaclgbt.com

Southern Decadence
Aug. 22-Sept. 2 in New Orleans, La.
www.southerndecadence.net

Splash Days
Aug. 30-Sept. 2 in Austin, Tex.
Circuit event features DJs Gring,
Seth Cooper and Roland Belmares
www.splashdays.com

Folsom Street Fair
Sept. 29 in San Francisco, Calif.
“The grand daddy of all leather events”
www.folsomstreetevents.org

 

Top photo: Since Atlanta Pride isn’t until October, you can travel this summer to other Pride celebrations. The world’s largest Pride parade takes place each year in Sau Paulo, Brazil, this year on June 2. (Photo Agencia Brazil, CC 3.0)

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