North Jersey Pride Events
We have events for all ages and groups. Check it out below!
Wed., 6/1 @ 7PM
Film Series: The Way He Looks
Kick off Pride Month at the movies with the first in a new monthly LGBTQ+ film series! Tickets free, but limited. RSVP to reserve.
Rainbow Youth Alliance, North Jersey Pride and Cinema Lab present THE WAY HE LOOKS, a fun and tender story about friendship and the complications of young love.
Fri., 6/3 @ 7pm
The Say Gay Soirée
Join us for a festive evening of dining, dancing and debauchery at the Orange Lawn Tennis Club and enjoy tons of passed hors d'oeuvres, dinner stations, full open bar, specialty drinks, and more. We'll have access to the full club and outdoor patios. It's the most fun you'll have giving to charity!
6/5 @ 9AM
North Jersey Pride Run 5K
Show your Pride colors! This USATF-certified 5K begins and ends in Grove Park, South Orange. Runners and walkers of all ages, speeds, and styles are welcome to participate and show their support for LGBTQ+ equality! Sign up to run!
Grove Road & S. Orange Ave., South Orange
6/8 @ 6-8PM
Let's Talk About Gender Identity
Join us for a special panel discussion about gender identity and how to better support transgender, gender-non-binary and gender-fluid youth. Learn from experts, hear from parents, ask your questions. Free.
Columbia High School, 17 Parker Ave., Maplewood
Tues., 6/7 @ 8pm
PNO: Pride Month Edition
Come out for a special Pride Month edition of our popular Pride Night Out cocktail event at Fox & Falcon in South Orange. Free.
Fri., 6/10 @ 7pm
Big Queer Prom
Maplewood Arts and Culture, in partnership with Rainbow Youth Alliance and North Jersey Pride, present Big Queer Prom, a free, public party for LGBTQ+ folks and allies. An evening of food, music and community. The Woodland, 60 Woodland Ave., Maplewood. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
6/12 @ 12PM
10th Annual North Jersey Pride Festival
Fabulous live stage showcasing incredible national and local talent, 100+ merchant vendors, and fab food court, plus a huge Rainbow Kids Zone with inflatables, games and a live interaction kids stage! FREE
Memorial Park, Dunnell Rd. & Oakview Ave., Maplewood
Thurs., 6/16 @ 8pm
Outdoor Movie Night:
But I'm a Cheerleader
Bring a blanket or beach chair and cozy up to watch this LGBTQ film classic, starring Natasha Lyonne, Clea Duvall and RuPaul. Admission is free, but we'd love your RSVP! Concessions will be available for purchase; all proceeds support NJ Pride.
Waterlands Park, 30 W. 3rd St., South Orange
6/17 @ 7PM
Pride Night at Citi Field
The Mets are hosting LGBTQ Pride night and we’ve got a block of discounted tickets together on the third baseline, plus special rainbow Mets caps!
Space is limited so be sure to get your tix early!
Citi Field, Queens, NY