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Guide to Gay Pride in NYC

Turn up ready to party for Gay Pride 2019 in NYC, with the pride march, World Pride and the Stonewall 50th all over town

NYC's best Gay Pride pictures from 2016
Photograph: Flilip Wolak

In 2019, The Gay Pride March in NYC is just the tip of the iceberg. This year, the annual holiday includes World Pride 2019 and the Stonewall 50th anniversary among many other gay pride events. So whether you're partying with your favorite New York drag queens at an NYC brunch, planning your parade route through the West Village or hitting up your favorite gay bars, we've got everything you need for the biggest Pride ever.

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When is Gay Pride in NYC?

Gay Pride events occur throughout the month of June, culminating with the NYC Pride March on Sunday, June 30, starting at noon.

Guide to Gay Pride in NYC

Grace Jones is headlining this year’s Pride Island music festival
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Grace Jones is headlining this year’s Pride Island music festival

As if World Pride and the Stonewall 50th anniversary weren't enough to make 2019 the biggest pride ever in NYC, we're also getting our own damn music festival. Now in its third year, Pride Island hits Pier 97 for a two-day block of DJs and performers going wild by the water. This year's lineup boasts music, style and gender revolutionary Grace Jones as its Saturday headliner. 

The best Gay Pride events in NYC
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The best Gay Pride events in NYC

We’ve rounded up the best Gay Pride events, from the Pride March and Dyke March to performances, parties and protests

Gay Pride parade in NYC
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Gay Pride parade in NYC

The NYC Gay Pride parade commemorates the birth of the gay-rights movement with the march, parties and more

Olly Alexander talks queer pop music and Years & Years’ upcoming album
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Olly Alexander talks queer pop music and Years & Years’ upcoming album

The U.K. pop darling frontman talks to us before he hits Pride Island

Bob the Drag Queen on her year as America’s Next Drag Superstar
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Bob the Drag Queen on her year as America’s Next Drag Superstar

The Drag Race star talks Trump, season nine and getting arrested

Guerilla campaign brings Pride posters to NYC subway
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Guerilla campaign brings Pride posters to NYC subway

Local residents are bringing "Pride Train" posters to MTA stations to honor NYC Pride month

We hosted an LGBT prom in NYC with Ali Forney Center
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We hosted an LGBT prom in NYC with Ali Forney Center

On June 15, we partnered with the Ali Forney Center to host an LGBT masquerade prom

More ways to celebrate Gay Pride

The 50 best gay songs to celebrate Gay Pride
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The 50 best gay songs to celebrate Gay Pride

It's time to celebrate with a playlist of the best gay songs

The best LGBT things to do in New York this week
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The best LGBT things to do in New York this week

Get busy with our picks of the best parties, mixers, performances and more LGBT things to do in NYC this week

Six ways to help New York’s LGBT community during Pride Month
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Six ways to help New York’s LGBT community during Pride Month

If donating money is not enough, this one's for you

40 things you don't know about Gay Pride
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40 things you don't know about Gay Pride

Queer factoids to shake a rainbow flag at

The best gay bars in NYC
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The best gay bars in NYC

Don't let the haters fool you: The Internet and Grindr have definitely not caused the death of NY gay bars

The best gay club nights and parties in NYC
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The best gay club nights and parties in NYC

LGBT parties in NYC offer something for everyone, from relaxed, mixed shindigs to sweaty dance throwdowns

Gay Pride photos

NYC’s best LGBT Pride pictures from 2017
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NYC’s best LGBT Pride pictures from 2017

NYC’s best Gay Pride pictures from 2016
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NYC’s best Gay Pride pictures from 2016

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Archive Gay Pride coverage

Celebrate Pride with these precious rainbow dumplings
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Celebrate Pride with these precious rainbow dumplings

This year’s Pride March will be led by a “resistance” contingent
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This year’s Pride March will be led by a “resistance” contingent

Trans firefighter Brooke Guinan is ready to lead this year’s NYC Pride March
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Trans firefighter Brooke Guinan is ready to lead this year’s NYC Pride March

You will get laid at these Pride parties
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You will get laid at these Pride parties

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