Cville Pride Vigil for the orlando shooting
Photo by Eze Amos. Featured at the Bridge exhibit.

June 2018 LGBTQ Events: Pride Month in Charlottesville


June is Pride Month!

To celebrate, we’re sponsoring a group photography show at The Bridge called Redefining the Family Photo. Come enjoy photos of local Charlottesville LGBTQ people and allies from the last few years.

Featured photographers: Eze Amos, Guillermo Ubilla, Christian DeBaun, Sarah Cramer Shields, Jeff Cornejo, Jacob Canon, Keith Alan Sprouse.

Cville Pride Family Photo photography show
Cville Pride Family Photo photography show.

June 1, 5-8pm: First Fridays Art Gallery Opening

Free refreshments and a first look at the show! Join us for a joyful first night to launch the month!

June 11, 6-8pm:  For Youth – Visual Storytelling Photography Workshop (with pizza!)

LGBTQ youth and allies are invited to join a workshop taught by local digital artist and photographer Guillermo Ubilla. Everyone has a story worth telling. Learn the value of story and several visual storytelling techniques as you spend the workshop creating your own zine. Leave the workshop with a few blank zines and a few ideas to create and share your story.

June 23rd: A Midsummer Night’s Pride

Reception and silent auction, with special guest, Marty Rouse of the Human Rights Commission.

Special Events

June 9th, 9pm: Women’s Dance at Firefly, $15 cover 

June 20th, 7pm: Free film screening of Stonewall Uprising at Sojourners

Free refreshments and discussion. Sponsored by Cville Pride.

Recurring Events

Every first Friday at different locations: Cville Gay Pop-Up Happy Hour

Every first Sunday at 12pm: Bunny Nicole’s Drag Brunch @ Tin Whistle

Every Wednesday, 7pm: Rainbow Bowling League, Kegler Lanes

Every third Wednesday –  June 20th, 6-8pm: Trans Night Out @ The Pie Chest

Every third Saturday, 5:30-7pm, The Women’s Initiative: PFLAG’s Trans Families Group

Want more? Check out these Meetups:

Upcoming (Fun!) Volunteer Opportunities

June 1 – Beer & Cider Pouring at Fridays After Five

July 11 – Beer Sales for Indigo Girls at Pavilion

August 10 – Beer Cart at Fridays After Five

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