All month long: Shop at Whole Foods and your Nickels for Nonprofits can benefit Cville Pride!
Pride weekend: Wear your Pride Festival wristband for special discount offers
SATURDAY, SEPT. 8
Annual LGBTQ Youth Pride Picnic
2-6 pm @ Tonsler Park
LGBTQ youth of all ages, their parents, and LGBTQ families welcome to a potluck picnic with free food, games, merchandise, and local resources for a fun day of friendship and community.
FIRST 100 YOUTH GET FREE SHIRTS & OTHER MERCHANDISE!
Families & friends welcome! RSVP on Facebook
Sunday, SEPT. 13
LGBTQ Family Playdate
1pm – 3pm(ish)
Come enjoy free treats, make crafts, hike, play on the playground. Learn about all the fun, upcoming activities and outings happening this year.
Special Film Screening
Vinegar Hill Theatre
Directed by Andrew Haigh, creator of the HBO original series, “Looking” and the director of “45 Years,” and “Lean on Pete,” “Weekend” follows Russell, who after a drunken house party with his straight mates, heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen, but what’s expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.
This screening is presented in partnership with Cville Pride and Allison Partners, and will be followed by a discussion with Andre Cavalcante, assistant professor of Media Studies and Women, Gender and Sexuality at UVA.
Monday, Sep. 10
Business & Professional Cocktails
Enjoy drinks & apps & making connections.
Tuesday, Sep. 11
Pride Karaoke Night
Indigo Girls? Depeche Mode? What will you sing?
Wednesday, Sep. 12
Trans Night Out
The Pie Chest
6pm – 8pm
A friendly gathering with free, delicious pie, coffee, and conversation.
Thursday, Sept. 13
Violet Crown bar
5pm – 7pm
Meet, greet, eat, and then take in a movie…
Special Film Screening
FREE. Brought to you by the UVA series Black Queer Cinema; sponsored by Violet Crown, Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality; the Department of English; the Department of Media Studies; C-Ville Pride. Dionte Harris, a doctoral fellow at UVA, will be doing a brief introduction for the film.
Friday, Sept. 14
Fridays After Five: A Pride Pre-Party
5:30pm – 8:30 pm
We Are Star Children performing – Preview drag & get your dance on!
It’s the last Fridays After Friday of the season, and Pride – eve – featuring a band that’s been a friend and ally to Pride for years!
Saturday, Sept. 15
Cville Pride Festival
11pm – 7pm
Enjoy the performances, food & drink, vendors of all kinds. Your Pride wristband will also get you discounts and freebies at businesses up and down the mall.
Pride After Party
7pm – 2am
Party time! DJ – in the house, drink specials, more.