Happy Pride, New York! This week, the city is gearing up for its proudest month of the year with gay pride festivities taking over Manhattan and beyond. Pride newbie? Find out all the information you need to know about the annual celebration’s pride events including the NYC Pride Rally, PrideFest, Dance on the Pier and the NYC Pride March.
We’ve also got an interview with this year’s parade marshals Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi and an in-depth look at highlights from the past 40 years of gay pride in New York. Giant parades and huge crowds not your speed? Try one of our top picks for alternative pride events including Pride at the Bell House, Everybooty at BAM and a screening of Paris is Burning at Prospect Park Bandshell.
Elsewhere in the magazine, read our top picks for this year’s Del Close Marathon, a look at the most exciting, up-and-coming neighborhoods in New York and a comprehensive guide to Philadelphia, including the best cultural institutions, places to eat, things to do and great outdoor summer activities.
On top of that, don't miss our checklist for every new, buzzy NYC summer food item you need to eat this year and interview with podcasting icon Marc Maron. Pick up your free copy today.