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Phoenix Pride Announces New Dates for Festival and Parade

Mar 23, 2020

Phoenix Pride has announced the rescheduled dates for the 40th Annual Phoenix Pride Festival and Parade, with the Festival now set to run Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8, 2020.

Winter Party Attendee Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Mar 16, 2020

One of the largest LGBTQ circuit parties in the world may have exposed thousands of attendees to COVID-19.

RuPaul's DragCon in LA is Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Mar 11, 2020

RuPaul's popular DragCon event in Los Angeles has been canceled.

Join Us for 'LGBTQ+ Night at the Circus Spectacular!'

By EDGE | Feb 19, 2020

For this special, once-a-year benefit, the New England Center for Circus Arts invites NECCA alumni and professional performers from around the world to donate their talents to raise money for NECCA's outreach and scholarship programs.

10 Tips for Folsom newbies - Navigating the sexy street fair for optimum fun

By Race Bannon | Sep 26, 2019

Folsom Street Fair is just days away. Among the crowd will be throngs of people who have traversed past Fairs multiple times. For them, it's an annual gathering for which they already know the ins and outs.

Killer Queens: Seattle's Art Drag Scene is Slaying It

By Jill Gleeson | Sep 13, 2019

Seattle's drag scene reigns supreme. Writer Jill Gleeson investigates who's leading the pack, why the Emerald City is the epicenter for the next generation of drag divas, and how travelers can pack it all in.

'RuPaul' Stars Headline 22nd Annual Gay Days at Disneyland

Aug 22, 2019

For its 22nd year, the event is expected to attract more than 30,000 LGBT park-hoppers from California and all over the country. They will enjoy Disneyland in a way that it can only be experienced during Gay Days.

Provincetown Carnival, 'Enchanted Forest,' Set for August 17-25

Jul 30, 2019

The Provincetown Business Guild (aka the Guild), one of the oldest LGBTQ business organizations in the country, has announced the schedule of the 41st annual Carnival, August 17—25, 2019.

2019 Pride Roundup

By Sam Cronin | Jul 15, 2019

2019 has been a great year for Pride festivals and parades nationwide, many of which commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising. Check out our roundup of EDGE coverage and photo albums from this year's events so far!

Life Ball 2019 in Pictures

Life Ball 2019 in Pictures

Jun 10, 2019

Life Ball 2019 welcomes celebrities including Alan Cumming, Lea DeLaria, Amanda LePore, Keala Settle and more for Europe's biggest HIV/AIDS fundraiser.

Wrestling for Pride: Grapplers go for/with the gays at El Toro

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 5, 2019

On Thursday, June 13, pro wrestlers fly into the center ring for a Pride event that offers something a little bit different. Pro wrestlers at El Toro's SF Slam10: Pride On The Line, with host Pollo Del Mar!

RuPaul's DragCon LA @ The LA Convention Center

RuPaul's DragCon LA @ The LA Convention Center

May 30, 2019

RuPaul's DragCon LA celebrated their fifth year with panels, parties and signings by RuPaul and many of the shows contestants and judges. A family friendly affair with a popular kids zone and over 300 vendors; this year's convention was a huge success.

Callen-Lorde Community Health Center Presents GLOW

May 3, 2019

Callen-Lorde Community Health Center will present GLOW: 50 YEARS OF CALLEN-LORDE, a historic five decade anniversary party and fundraiser hosted by Peppermint and featuring headliner Honey Davenport, of "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 11 fame.

Here's Your 'One Magical Weekend' Checklist!

May 1, 2019

We have so much in store for One Magical Weekend 2019, and we hope you can come on a magical journey with us at Walt Disney World! Here is a list of items for you to help see everything we have ready for your visit to Orlando.

Harvey Milk Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary in Sarasota

Apr 25, 2019

Sarasota County's annual LGBTQ-friendly festival returns as a safe-haven for expression through life and art.

Temptation Sundays Turns Up the Heat at Luxor

Apr 24, 2019

The longest-running gay pool party in Las Vegas — Temptation Sundays at Luxor Hotel and Casino — returns for its 10th sizzling season each Sunday beginning May 12 through September 1.

KindRED Pride Foundation and One Magical Weekend to Honor LGBTQ Military & Veteran Community

Apr 22, 2019

Organizers of the LGBTQ+ events during Gay Disney — KindRED Pride Foundation, Girls in Wonderland, One Magical Weekend, and Tidal Wave Party - will provide buy one get one free (BOGO) event tickets to members of the LGBTQ military and veteran community.

Disco Coalition's grooves - 'Super Queeros' parties with Juanita MORE!

By C.J. Knight | Apr 10, 2019

While fundraisers and drag queens are commonplace in the Castro, it's rare that 100 percent of the proceeds from a three-hour Friday event goes to a great cause. Enter The Disco Coalition.

Icona Pop to Headline at Miami Beach Pride

Mar 22, 2019

Swedish Electro Pop duo Icona Pop, whose breakout hit "I Love It" (featuring Charli XCX) topped charts around the world in 2013, will perform as the headlining act at Miami Beach Pride.

Thousands Attend Winter Party Festival 2019, South Florida's Premiere Event for the LGBTQ Community

Mar 8, 2019

The Winter Party Festival produced by the National LGBTQ Task Force is one of the world's largest and best-loved celebrations for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities.

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