New London Pride Week 2017 Schedule
Click on the posters below to go to the individual Facebook event pages for each day!
OutCT presents their Annual Film Series with a collection of shorts about immigration on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Expressiones Cultural Center in New London. The program will examine immigration of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queers in United States. Stories of documented and undocumented immigrants – visa and green card holders, refugees and those seeking asylum from various countries will be told along with a look at incarceration, safety, security, discrimination, access to health care and other services, legal process and ways to help.
Book Signing with J. G. Hayes at The New London Public Library. 63 Huntington Street, New London, CT 06320 Lower Level Monday August 21, 2017 5:30-7:00.
J. G. Hayes has written short story collections “This Thing Called Courage” followed by “Now Batting For Boston”. His first novel, “A Map of the Harbor Islands” was followed by his latest release “When The Bells Tolled at Midnight”. Please come and join us as we welcome him to New London, CT for New London Pride Week on Monday, August 21, 2017 5:30-7pm!
Enjoy a night of painting at “The Drunken Palette” in Downtown New London, followed by Karaoke at O’Neil’s Brass Rail
OutCT and The Drunken Palette are joining together for a night of Pride, Art, and FUN. The Drunken Palette Art Studio will teach you how to do a painting step-by-step on Wednesday, August 23rd 2017 at The Drunken Palette, 259 State Street New London, CT Join us and your friends in the LGBTQ Community and bring home a beautiful piece of art!
17+, 21+ to drink B.Y.O.B. and can bring food too!
Please RSVP by calling 860-326-7246 (No prepay required)
Berry’s Ice Cream & Candy Bar located in Downtown New London will be having all day specials!
Center Stage on Boardwalk at Ocean Beach Park
(Rain or shine)
12:00 pm Hartford Gay Men’s Chorus
1:00 pm Jodi Jolt and The Volt
2:00 pm (on Main Stage) Arial Arts Show
2:00 (On the Deck) Ladies Meet Up Hosted by CT Sun ft. Arlene Wow
3:00 pm Carrie Ashton Band
4:00 pm Llama Tsunami
5:00 pm Imperial Sovereign Court of ALL of Connecticut
6:00 pm Sister Funk
Volleyball Courts: Tournament 10:00am-2:00pm; Open Play 2:00pm-5:00pm. Hosted by Ocean State Pride Volleyball League (drop-ins welcome for Open Play)(If interested in tournament – individual or team – Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Diva Center – have your hair and nails done – you can even put on wigs and costumes
Kid Zone – an area with games for kids like cornhole toss
TDP Studio – Free face painting
Ocean Beach Special: Boardwalk Creamery will be giving free rainbow sprinkles on ice cream all day!
Interfaith Service at All Souls UU
L.G.B.T. People of Color (POC) Cookout in Noank, CT at the OutCT Youth Center 36 Main Street, Noank(Groton), CT