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Chicago Reader Pride Block Party

  • Marz Community Brewing 3630 South Iron Street Chicago, IL, 60609 United States (map)

The Chicago Reader celebrates the city’s rich and diverse 50 years of honoring LGBTQ+ community legacy at its first-ever all-day, all-ages block party in partnership with Marz Community Brewing Sunday, June 23, 1-9 p.m, presented by Nue Vodka.

Featuring an array of artists, organizations, and small businesses, the Reader’s Inaugural Pride Block Party aims to be an intergenerational, cross-community effort to honor the people doing the work in Chicago to amplify LGBTQ+ people and stories, as well as pay homage to Chicago’s queer history and the icons who made it possible. Twenty-five percent of the day’s ticket sales will be donated to Chicago organizations whose missions include supporting LGBTQ communities: Brave Space AllianceAffinity Community Services, and Chicago Black Gay Men’s Caucus. Association of Latinxs Motivating Action, Youth Empowerment Performance ProjectEquality Illinois, and The Legacy Project.

Tickets are $10 donation and are available in advance and at the door.

Event hosted by The Chicago Reader

Earlier Event: June 20
The Juneteenth This Time
Later Event: June 25
Immigration Clinic