Host Hotel - 2015

The Official New York Black Pride Host Hotel:
ALOFT Hotel (site), 2296 Frederick Douglass Blvd, NY, NY 10027 (map)
Use the Code: NYCBLACKPRIDE to get your discount price!

Wednesday August 12

Black Lesbian Lives Matter!

Celebrating the lives, art and writings of notable lesbian women of African descent at The Lesbian Herstory Archives, 484 14 St, Brooklyn NY (map) Free 6pm-9pm

IGNITE: The Opening Reception - ALoft Harlem

ALOFT Hotel, 2296 Frederick Douglass Blvd, NY, NY 10027 (map)

Join us as we kick off NYC Black Pride week with a lively Meet & Greet in the RE:Mix Lounge downstairs in our host hotel ALOFT!
Music by NYC's own deejays Fred Pierce and Frankie Paradise.
Free Admission for all. 6pm til 10pm

Thursday August 13

Seniors Matter! (Griot Circle)

Intergenerational Discussion: Do Black LGBT Lives Matter Also?
Brooklyn Community Pride Center (site)

4 MetroTech Roadway, New York, NY 11201 (map)

The 5th Annual Film Festival

"Ballroom Lives Matter!" This year we feature 4 short films along with "The Rebirth of Paris" and panel discussion after.

6pm-8pm Free Admission

The LGBT Center, 208 W 13 St, NY, NY (map)

Friday August 14

The NYC Black Pride Heritage Awards Ceremony

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (site)
515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY, 10037 (map)

Black Pride Deep Dance Movement Party

The Octagon/Warehouse producers make you dance up a sweat at their uptown Deep Dance Movement Party with house music by Fred Pierce and r&b, reggae & hip hop in the lounge with Dj Jesse. 10pm, $5 before 11:30p, $10 after. CAROL LOUNGE, 311 E 170 St, Bronx NY (map)

Saturday August 15

The Health, Art & Culture Expo (HSWN - NYU)

Including the Black Lesbian Forum (12p-4p) and the

Black Trans Conference (2p-6p)

At the Helen Mills Event Space, 137 W 26th St NY NY (map)

Big Brothas Reception (Big Brothas Network)

The friendliest Meet & Greet for the Big Boyz and their admirers!
Hurley's Saloon, 232 W 48th St, New York, NY 10036 (map) 5p-10p $7

W2W (Women To Women) Reception

PM/AM Prod presents a dance party for the Ladies! 7p-11p, $35
Melba's 125, 163 W 125th St. & Adam Clayton Powell Blvd., 3rd Flr Harlem (map)

Black Pride Boat Ride

Promoted by James Saunders & Sharon Toney. 7p-12a. Circle Line, 42nd St. at 12th Ave. (site)

The Heritage Ball: All Black Lives Matter (GHMC)

We honor our history while showcasing our future!
The Gramercy Theatre, 127 E 23rd St, NY 10010 (map)

Sunday August 16

Church Service

Rivers of Living Water (site)

Pride At The Beach (Harlem United)

The Grand Finale Beach Party that is not to be missed!
Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn NY (map)

Rumble Ball

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the ClubHouse

Club Esco, 301 W 39th St. NY (map)