June 1, 2021

2021 LGBTQ+ Pride Month Statewide Events

Office of State History

The following are some examples of LGTBQ+ Pride Month Events and LGBTQ+ History Events taking place at museums and historical societies across New York State.


"Pride Center of the Capital Region Panel Exhibition"
New York State Museum
June 1-30th
More information: http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/exhibitions/news/pride-center-capital-region-panel-exhibition

“2021 Capital PRIDE Kick Off Reception”
Pride Center of the Capital Region
June 1st, 5:30pm
More information: https://www.albany.org/event/2021-capital-pride-kick-off-reception/32937/

“Capital PRIDE Block Party”
Pride Center of the Capital Region
June 13th, 1:00pm
More information: https://www.albany.org/event/capital-pride-block-party/32936/

“Saratoga Pride Crosswalk Ribbon Cutting”
Saratoga Pride
June 3rd, 6:00pm
More information: http://www.saratogapride.com/sp-events/2021/6/3/saratoga-pride-crosswalk-ribbon-cutting

“Saratoga Pride in Reading: Poetry”
Saratoga Pride
June 15th, 7:00pm
More information: http://www.saratogapride.com/sp-events//20216/29/saratoga-pride-in-reading-poetry

“Saratoga Pride in Reading: Fiction”
Saratoga Pride
June 22nd, 7:00pm
More information: http://www.saratogapride.com/sp-events//20216/29/saratoga-pride-in-reading-short-stories-tlfxr 

“Saratoga Pride in Reading: Short Stories”
Saratoga Pride
June 29th, 7:00pm
More information: http://www.saratogapride.com/sp-events/2021/6/29/saratoga-pride-in-reading-short-stories  

“15th Annual Say it Loud! Black and Latin@ Gay Pride”
In Our Own Voices
June 12th

More information: https://blackandlatinogaypride.com/

Central New York

“Pride in the Park”
Binghamton Pride Coalition
June 12th, 12:00pm
More information: http://www.saratogapride.com/sp-events/2021/6/29/saratoga-pride-in-reading-short-stories

Finger Lakes

“FLX Pride”
Center of the Finger Lakes
June 1st-30th

More information: https://www.iloveny.com/event/flx-pride/59068/

Greater Niagara

“Rainbow Garden: Breaking Ground”
Niagara Pride
June 5th, 11:00am
More information: http://niagarapride.org/pride2021

“Buffalo Pride Week”
June 1st-6th
More information: https://www.iloveny.com/event/flx-pride/59068/

Hudson Valley

“PKGO Pride Festival”
Dutchess County Pride Center
June 12th, 12:00pm
More information: http://www.dutchesspridecenter.org/poughkeepsie-pride.html  

“PKGO Pride Car Parade”
Dutchess County Pride Center
June 12th, 12:00pm
More information: http://www.dutchesspridecenter.org/pkgo-pride-2021.html

Westchester Pride 2021 Kick-Off”
The Loft LGBTQ+ Community Center
June 6th, 11:30am

More information: https://www.iloveny.com/event/westchester-pride-2021-kick-off/59070/

Long Island

“Long Island Pride 2021”
Long Island Pride
June 13th, 12:00pm
More information: https://prideonthebeach.org/

New York City

“NYC Pride 2021”
NYC Pride
May 26th-June 26th

More information: https://www.nycpride.org/

“Queer History of Greenwich Village Virtual Tour”
New-York Historical Society
June 12, 8:00pm
More information: https://www.nyhistory.org/programs/queer-history-greenwich-village-virtual-tour

“Radical Tenderness: Trans for Trans Portraiture”
New-York Historical Society
June 24th, 6:00pm
More information: https://www.nyhistory.org/programs/radical-tenderness-trans-trans-portraiture

“Carlos Martiel: Pink Death”
Leslie-Lohman Museum
June 2nd, 6:00pm
More information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/carlos-martiel-pink-death-tickets-156919906665

“Brooklyn Pride Week”
Brooklyn Pride

June 7th-13th
More information: https://brooklynpride.org/