What: Informal playtime for LGBTQ parents & their younger kids
Where: Belmont Park (splash pad and playground)
When: Saturday, Sept. 9, 10am – 12pm
Kick off Cville Pride Week by seeing old friends and meeting new ones. See the LGBTQ Families Facebook page.
3rd Annual LGBTQ Youth Pride Picnic
Where: Washington Park
When: Saturday, Sept. 9, 3-7pm
What: Over 100 teens from throughout Central Virginia came last year – let’s do it again! See old friends and make new ones. Free food, resources, and games. Parents welcome to stay and chat, too. See it on Facebook.
Youth Talent Show & Drag Lab
When: Tuesday, Sept. 12, 7-10pm
What: Sing, dance, play an instrument, read your writing – whatever your talent, come share it and show it off with an audience of your LGBTQ peers, allies, and your Pride family!
Sign-ups coming soon.
6th Annual Cville Pride Festival
Where: Charlottesville downtown Sprint Pavilion
When: Sept. 16, 11am-7pm
What: For the younger set, there’s a bouncy castle, balloons, face painting, rainbow crafts, more!
Teens will enjoy the music and entertainment, the food trucks, the resources. It’s a festival for everyone who wants to celebrate equality and affirm the value and beauty of each of us!