Pittsburgh Pride Announces Lineup of June Events

Festivities June 2 - 5, 2022

Updated: April 22, 2022 at 12:08 pm

The Pittsburgh Pride Group, a consortium of LGBTQ+ Community organizations led by TransYouniting, announced its lineup of Pittsburgh Pride events for Pride month starting June 2, 2022.

Too Hot for July!

Thursday, June 2, 2022

AIDS Free Pittsburgh is bringing back Hotter Than July! The Pittsburgh Pride Group is one of the many community partners to support AIDS Free Pittsburgh in what is sure to be a HOT, HOT, HOT event. For more up-to-date information, please follow AIDS Free Pittsburgh on Facebook.

Ball on the Bridge

Friday, June 3, 2022. 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Local drag entertainers and local Vogue house members will be showing up and showing out on the Andy Warhol Bridge!

Pride on the Shore

Friday, June 3, 2022. Free Pre Show, 6:00 PM Main Stage, 11:00 PM After Party

Headlining the main stage will be Grammy award nominee Jessie J, a global vocal powerhouse sensation and songwriter, selling more than 20 million singles and 3 million albums worldwide. Supporting Jessie J on the main stage will be RAYE, VINCINT, Mo Heart, and DJ Pennywild.

Headlining the official after-party at Stage AE will be Trixie Mattel, American drag queen royalty, reality television personality, musician, and entrepreneur. Mattel competed on the 7th season of Rupaul’s Drag Race and went on to win the third season of Rupaul’s Drag Race all-stars. Also performing will be Dave Audé and Joe Gauthreaux. A separate ticket must be purchased for the after-party.

Luna Skye and Indi Skies with S&S Productions will host a free pre-show party featuring local talent including Akasha L Van Cartier, October, Paris Young Boutte, Dynasty, Dixie Surewood, Ser, Miss V, Venus Doom, Cindy Crotchford, Eddie Alabaster, Annasteezia, Alexa Van Cartier, Cherri Baum, Kat De Lac, Calipso, Leia Way Lestat, Apothic Said, Maxi Pad, Pissy Mattress, House of Khan, Tootsie Snyder, Alora Chateaux, Soft Boy, Phoenix Fatale, Scarlet Fairweather, and Lola LeCroix. 

An Actual Magazine You Can Hold!

The QBurgh Pride Guide magazine will release in May 2022 with details on over 40+ events happening for Pittsburgh Pride and all summer long. The magazine will also feature stories on local community volunteers, the Pride Star Award recipients, spotlighted community organizations and resources, and the hottest topics of the LGBTQ Community of Pittsburgh. 

The QBurgh Pride Guide magazine will be free at locations across the region but if you want to guarantee you get your copy, pre order today to receive it in the mail.

Photo by G Michael Beigay

Pittsburgh Pride Community March and Parade

Saturday, June 4, 2022, 12:00 PM

All are welcome and encouraged to march! Line up and gathering to begin at 11:00 AM in front of the City-County Building at 414 Grant Street downtown. Bring your signs, your banners, your music, your flags. Limited vehicle participation. Anyone wishing to utilize a vehicle must contact organizers in advance.

The march will step off from the City-County Building at noon and crossing the Andy Warhol Bridge, through Allegheny Center, and into Allegheny Commons Park West for the Pittsburgh Pride festival.

Photo by G Michael Beigay

Pittsburgh Pride Festival, North Side

Saturday, June 4, 2022. 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

The Pittsburgh Pride Festival returns to Allegheny Commons Park West, also known as West Park, for a second year featuring entertainers, vendors, and activities.

Pittsburgh Pride Festival, Bloomfield

Sunday, June 5, 2022.
3:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Main Street

The second day of Pittsburgh Pride Festivals will be held outside and in front of Trace Brewing (4312 Main St Pittsburgh Pa 15224) with a showing of the Pittsburgh Pride Revolution Virtual Pride event hosted by Luna La Creme, Mix Universe, and Malcum Tent with 20 acts from local, national, and international performers. Also featuring face painting, food trucks, dancing, and more.

For the most up-to-date information about Pittsburgh Pride events and how to register, follow Pittsburgh Pride Group on Facebook or visit their website at LGBTQPittsburgh.com

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