How to celebrate Pride in Pittsburgh all month long

click to enlarge How to celebrate Pride in Pittsburgh all month long
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Pittsburgh's 2021 Pride Revolution March
Pride has returned to Pittsburgh, and various local neighborhoods, businesses, and organizations are pulling out all the stops to celebrate. Whether you're looking for LGBTQ marches, music, comedy, or markets, Pittsburgh City Paper has everything you need, and more, to make the most of this month.

THU., JUNE 2

Pride Party. 4-9 p.m. Allegheny City Brewing. 507 Foreland St., North Side. Free.  alleghenycitybrewing.com

Too Hot for July 2022: Pride with Saucy Santana. 5-11 p.m. Klvn Coffee Lab. 6600 Hamilton Ave., Larimer. Free. klvncoffee.com/pages/events

10 Days of Pride Kickoff Party with Ongina of RuPaul's Drag Race. 8 p.m. Continues through Sun., June 12. 5801 Video Lounge & Cafe. 5801 Ellsworth Ave., Shadyside. $10. 21 and over. 5801pgh.com

Pride at Brewer’s Bar. 10 p.m. Continues through Sun., June 5. 3315 Liberty Ave., Lawrenceville. Free. facebook.com/brewersbarpgh


FRI., JUNE 3

Ball on the Bridge. 12-4 p.m. Andy Warhol Bridge, Downtown. Free. lgbtqpittsburgh.com

Pride at Steel City Craft Emporium. 5-8 p.m. Continues through Sun., June 5. Steel City Craft Emporium. 3121 Penn Ave., Downtown. steelcitycraftemporium.com

Pride on the Shore. 6 p.m. Stage AE. 400 N. Shore Drive, North Side. $64-99. prideontheshorepgh.com

Pride at the Pub. Continues through Sun., June 5. 1227 Monterey St., North Side. Free. montereypub.com

SAT., JUNE 4

Pittsburgh Pride Revolution Parade & March. 10 a.m. City-County Building. 414 Grant St., Downtown. Free. lgbtqpittsburgh.com

Pittsburgh Pride Revolution North Side Festival. 1-7 p.m. Allegheny County Park West, North Side. Free. lgbtqpittsburgh.com


SUN., JUNE 5

G4G PGH + PGH Equality Center: Little Queer Libraries. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Guardian Storage. 901 Brinton Road, Swissvale. Free. Volunteer event. gayforgood.org/events

People's Pride PGH Presents Swissvale Pride 2022. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sun., June 5. 1763 S. Braddock Ave. and 7301 Schoyer Ave., Swissvale. Free. sisterspgh.org/2022-swissvale-pride

Lola LeCroix’s Glam Rock Drag Brunch and Pride Weekend Celebration
. 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Hard Rock Cafe. 230 W. Station Square Drive, South Side. $14. All ages. hardrockcafe.com/location/pittsburgh/event-calendar

Pride Drag Brunch. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Trace Brewing. 4312 Main St., Bloomfield. $25-200. facebook.com/tracebrewing

The History of Pride with PERSAD Center. 12:30-2 p.m. 816 Tripoli St., North Side. Free. RSVP required. Search “The History of Pride” on Facebook

Pittsburgh Pride Revolution Bloomfield Festival. 3-8 p.m. Trace Brewing. 4312 Main St., Bloomfield. Free. lgbtqpittsburgh.com

TUE., JUNE 7

White Whale presents Queer Comics Sharing: Bishakh Som, Gabriel Ebensperger, Sharon Lee De La Cruz, & Shelby Criswell. 7-8:30 p.m. Online. Registration required. whitewhalebookstore.com/events

THU., JUNE 9

Necromancer Pride Fest. 6 p.m. Continues through Sat., June 11. 2257 Babcock Blvd., North Hills. Free. necromancer.beer/pride-2022

FRI., JUNE 10

Arcade Comedy Pride Celebration with Jess Salomon. 8 p.m. Continues through Sat., June 11. 943 Liberty Ave., Downtown. $15-20. arcadecomedytheater.com
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Arcade Comedy Pride Celebration with Jess Salomon

SAT., JUNE 11

Pride Out Loud Market. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Ice House Studios. 100 43rd St., Lawrenceville. Free. artsoutloudinc.org/event-calendar

Washington Pride. 12 p.m. 139 S. Main St., Washington. Free. washpapride.com


Nemacolin’s Dive & Drag Pride. 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Nemacolin. 1001 Lafayette Drive, Farmington. $50 and up. 21 and over. nemacolin.com/happenings/pride-2022

SUN., JUNE 12

Steel City Roller Derby Pride Bout. 2 p.m. Pittsburgh Indoor Sports Arena. 22 Rich Hill Road, Cheswick. $10-15, free for kids 10 and under. steelcityrollerderby.org

Pride! Drag and Dine presented by Hot Metal Hardware. 6:30 p.m.
Twenty Fifth Street Bar & Grill. 2512 E Carson St., South Side. $15, $50 for four-top tables. facebook.com/HotMetalHardwarePgh

TUE., JUNE 14

Queer Craft Market. 6-9 p.m. Spring Hill Brewing. 1958 Varley St., Spring Hill. Free. linktr.ee/QueerCraftMarket

FRI., JUNE 17

Pirates Pride Night. 6-9 p.m. PNC Park. 115 Federal St., North Side. $15-30. mlb.com/pirates

Adil Mansoor: Amm(i)gone with Operation Sappho DJs
. 7 p.m. Doors at 6:30 p.m. Andy Warhol Museum. 117 Sandusky St., North Side. $10-15. warhol.org/events

Big Queer Improv Show. 8 p.m. Arcade Comedy Theater. 943 Liberty Ave., Downtown. $15-20. 16 and up. arcadecomedytheater.com

Strangeways Pride Prom. 9 p.m. Belvedere's Ultra-Dive. 4016 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $10. belvederesultradive.com

SAT., JUNE 18

Lebo Pride. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Clearview Common. Alfred St., Mount Lebanon. lebopride.org

Lawrenceville Pride Vendor Market and Flash Tattoo Sale
. 11 a.m. Sanctuary. 3533 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Free. sanctuarypittsburgh.com/events

Pride Millvale. 12 p.m. Various locations, Millvale. Free. pridemillvale.org

Gay Dog Pageant. 12-6 p.m. Boheme Pittsburgh. 5156 Butler St., Lawrenceville. bohemepittsburgh.com

Pride Drag Brunch. 12:30-3 p.m. Kingfly Spirits. 2613 Smallman St., Strip District. $25-200. 21 and over. kingflyspirits.com/kingfly-events

Lez Be Honest: Storytelling Improv Show. 8 p.m. Arcade Comedy Theater. 943 Liberty Ave., Downtown. $15-20. 16 and up. arcadecomedytheater.com

Pride Dance Party. 8 p.m. Sprezzatura. 112 E. Sherman St., Millvale. $10. sprezzaturamenu.com

TUE., JUNE 21

Channel Pittsburgh presents Different from the Others. 9 p.m. Online or through "Channel Pittsburgh" on Roku. channelpittsburgh.org

SAT., JUNE 25

Dormont Spark/Pride: Pride, Arts, and Music Festival. 2-8 p.m. Potomac Ave., Dormont. Search “Dormont Spark/Pride” on Facebook

Official Pride Bar Crawl. 2-9 p.m. Carson St., South Side. $9. barcrawllive.com/crawls/pride-bar-crawl-pittsburgh

Brazen and Black: Pride Comedy Show. 8 p.m. Arcade Comedy Theater. 943 Liberty Ave., Downtown. $15-20. 16 and up. arcadecomedytheater.com

Be Gay [Do Crime] End of Pride Concert Spectacular. 10 p.m. Doors at 9 p.m. Thunderbird Cafe and Music Hall. 4053 Butler St., Lawrenceville. $8. 18 and over. thunderbirdmusichall.com

THU., JUNE 30

Passion of Pride Variety Show. 8-10 p.m. Glittersty. 201 Grant Ave., Millvale. $10. glittersty.com

Pittsburgh Underwear Pride Ride Afterparty. 9-11 p.m. Klvn Coffee Lab. 6600 Hamilton Ave., Larimer. Free. klvncoffee.com/pages/events