Thursday, July 13th

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Newark City Hall
920 Broad Street, Newark, NJ

Free, all are invited!

The rainbow flag, a universal symbol of gay pride, will fly outside Newark City Hall for the duration of our #PowerInPride celebration. The city has made a firm commitment to supporting the needs and equality of the LGBTQ community, please come out and join us for this annual event that kicks off Newark Gay Pride.

Friday, July 14th

6pm - 9pm

Express Newark
Hahne's Building
54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ

NO COVER, free entry.


For the under 21 party people...

You could be the next contestant..."come on down"! *in our Price Is Right voice* We invite you to join our youth LGBTQ game show highlighting Newark's LGBTQ narrative.

Friday, July 14th

6pm - 9pm

Newark Symphony Hall, Lobby (*location change)
1020 Broad Street, Newark, NJ

Newark Pride Inc.Urban+Out and Circle of Friends acknowledge five truly inspiring and amazing honorees as we celebrate Newark Pride, excellence and service in our communities. Our 2017 honorees are:

Archbishop Carl Bean

Larry Lyons

Perris Straughter

Tamara Fleming

Queer Newark Oral History Project

Friday, July 14th

7pm - 11:30pm

Join Newark Gay Pride and Newark's LGBT Community celebrate the 2017 Power In Pride Festival and the Power In Pride Bar Crawl!

This is a WALKING bar crawl and we will be wind through 4 bars in Newark's Ironbound neighborhood - with free appetizers or drink offered at each. We'll spend about an hour at each bar and end the night with a dance party!


Friday, July 14th

9pm - 1am

Branch Brook Park Roller Skating Center

7th Avenue & Clifton Avenue, Newark, NJ



Saturday, July 15th

2pm - 4pm

2 Gateway Center, Newark, NJ

How can comic book companies manage diversity and representation in their characters and make it effective for readers and sales?

Our discussion will cover: Legacy vs New: The common pitfalls of inclusion in comic book narratives; How comic book publishers can learn from certain missteps; Reinforce positive representation for creators and fans and how important is it for the future of comic books

Saturday, July 15th


Health Symposium

STRUT Fashion Show

Rutgers University - Newark

Paul Robeson Campus Center

350 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Newark, NJ



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Saturday, July 15th

7pm - 10pm

New Millennium Butch

Diamondz-N-Da-Ruff Café & Lounge

71 Clay Street, Newark, NJ



Sunday, July 16th

Praise & Worship with Unity Fellowship Church NewArk


Newark Symphony Hall

1020 Broad Street, Newark, NJ

Sunday, July 16th

10am - 12pm

Hell's Kitchen Lounge
150 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ


Taste the rainbow!

Mark your calendars and reserve your tickets today -- join us as we celebrate #PowerInPride in the City of Newark. Enjoy one brunch entree, two breakfast cocktails and live entertainment for just $35/pp.

Sunday, July 16th

11:30am line-up, 12pm step-off

Newark City Hall

920 Broad Street, Newark, NJ

Parade is the buzzword for Newark Gay Pride, as it kicks off our annual and much anticipated Festival in the Park. This march is a time to demonstrate our commitment to nurture and build a new tomorrow, united for equality and justice...rooted in love.