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Athens Pride Weekend

 
  • From: September 22, 2011 - September 25, 2011
  • Location: Various
  • Times: Varies
  • Admission: Varies
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
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For many years a small group of motivated citizens has come together in a grass roots effort to host a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, & Queer Pride celebration. For years this event has consisted of a Sunday afternoon picnic. This year the sponsoring committee has grown and an entire weekend of events has been planned as part of the first Athens Pride Weekend, Thursday, September 22, 2011 through Sunday, September 25, 2011. 

Official Kickoff Event: UGA GLOBES Fall Reception & Silent Auction
Thursday, September 22, 5:30-8 p.m.
UGA Founders Memorial Garden
Cost: Free!
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=246466038713702

Dragaoke
Friday, September 23, 11:30 p.m.-2 a.m.
Farm 255,
$5 Suggested Donation
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=223330611047323

Georgia Safe Schools Coalition (GSSC) Beer Bust for a Good Cause!
Saturday, September 24, 1-5 p.m.
Little Kings Shuffle Club
$10 for keg access
All proceeds benefit GSSC. www.georgiasafeschoolscoalition.org
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=145684262185224


Dancing thru the Decades
Saturday, September 24, 6-10 p.m.
New Earth Music Hall,
$5 Suggested Donation
Dub Step After Party starts at 11 p.m., New Earth cover charge after 11 p.m.
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=102009419905091


Our Hope Pride Service, Rev. Dr. Renee Dubose
Sunday, September 25, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,
Our Hope Metropolitan Community Church,
Cost: Free!
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=238752032833345

Cookout & Celebration of Commitment
Sunday, September 25, 2-6 p.m.,
UGA Lake Herrick,
Cost: Free!
Commitment Celebration starts promptly at 3 p.m.
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=238752032833345

Drag in the Rink
Sunday, September 25, 8-11 p.m.
Skate Around USA,
Cost: $5 (skates included)
All proceeds go towards the Athens Showgirl Cabaret Atlanta Pride parade float.
Please visit this link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=246151232092072