April 22, 2016. Live entertainment with special guests Lynne Koplitz (Joan Knows Best) and Jinkx Monsoon (RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 winner); special honors ceremony, and annual silent auction + open bar featuring Ketel One & Barefoot Wine, catered food by Queenie’s & Tiffany’s Bakery and music by DJ Trevor.
April 23, 2016 at at Club South 29 in Spartanburg, SC. Celebrate SC Pride + raise funds to support SC Pride. Join reigning Mr. SC Pride Taylor Knight Adams St James, Miss SC Pride, Rylee Hunty, AmanDuh Pleaze, Princess Mocha, Erica Chanel, Hannah Welch, and Paris Lefaris. Donations at the door. Wear best yellow attire.
April 28 - May 1, 2016, Ocean Park Resort, Myrtle Beach. Carolina Bear Lodge annual ruckas of frivolity. Join brother bears from lands near ‘n far - beach, pool, hot tub, volleyball, micro brews, wine tasting, costume & cocktail parties with open bar, keg beer, water volleyball, lawn games; Fri/ Sat breakfast, lunch, dinner; plus more events, parties and contests. See website:
August 6-14, 2016. The Pride Parade steps off 9am on Saturday the 13th as thousands line the streets of historic downtown Charleston. A 1.8 mile route begins at Wragg Mall, Ann and Meeting Streets, on King Street past Marion Square, to Broad Street until Colonial Lake. Viewing is encouraged on King Street. The rally follows the parade, 11am-3pm at Brittlebank Park.
August 13-21, 2016. Events include Saturday 11am-4pm Community Expo at Meadowlake Park. Host hotel: Quality Inn & Suites, 2210 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC. Also ongoing Soul Food Sundays, Wine and Cheese Tasting events, Monthly Mixers + more events throughout the year.