Heading into August, queer New Yorkers can explore a range of in-person and virtual events, from Pride on the farm to exhibitions, parties, comedy, and more. Check out some of the events coming up from July 28 through August 11.
The Troubadour Lounge
When: 7:30 p.m. on July 28
Where: 3 Dollar Bill, 260 Meserole Street, Brooklyn, New York
A slate of LGBTQ artists, including Prince Johnny, Michael Love Michael, MEDUSA, and CHATTERBOX, are displaying their talents at a queer musician showcase. Tickets start at $25 and are available at Eventbrite.com.
Queers for a Cause Presents: Creative Coffeehouse
When: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. on July 30
Where: 187 Clifton Place, Brooklyn, New York
LGBTQ performers are gearing up to share their poetry, songs, and other talents at Creative Coffeehouse. According to organizers, the funds from the event will be donated to the Queer South Asian Women’s Network. Tickets are donation-based and can be secured on Eventbrite.
Pride on the Farm Festival
When: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on July 31
Where: Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park
The LGBT Network is partnering with Pride on the Farm for a Pride festival. Visitors can expect tours of the farm, pollinator talks, an LGBTQ resource fair, and drag queen story hour. Tickets start at $8 and can be purchased on Eventbrite.
Exhibition: Queer Documentation in an Image Culture
When: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. until January 2022
Where: Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art, 26 Wooster Street, Manhattan, New York
Museum-goers can dive into a range of queer visuals reimagining art in Hollywood and pop culture. There is a suggested donation of $10. Tickets are available on Eventbrite.
Trans Latinx March
When: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. August 2
Where: Corona Plaza, Queens
The 10th annual Trans Latinx March is taking to the streets to protest anti-trans violence and call attention to the decriminalization of sex work and issues facing the transgender, non-binary, and gender-non-conforming communities.
Tiny Cupboard LGBTQ Comedy
When: 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on August 6
Where: 1717 Broadway, the side door on Cooper Street ground floor entrance, Brooklyn, New York
Watch a slate of emerging and iconic LGBTQ and women comics as they perform at a special indoor comedy event. Tickets are free and can be purchased on Eventbrite.
HOT Rabbit and Honey Burlesque Women and LGBTQ Party
When 11:00 p.m. – 4:00 a.m. on August 7
Where: Baby’s All Right, 146 Broadway, Brooklyn, New York
Hot Rabbit brings back their legendary queer parties, including free tarot readings, gogo, and burlesque shows. Tickets start at $10 and can be purchased on Eventbrite.
Bluestocking’s Feminist Book Club
The Lavender Scare
When: 9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. on August 11
Where: Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York
The event will show a mix of queer comedy and games highlighting LGBTQ history and trivia. Tickets are $15 and are available on Eventbrite.
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