May 30, 2015. Neighborhood pride events. Street festival on W Nine Mile Rd, events and activities throughout the week. Ferndale Chamber's 5k rainbow run, 2k Fun Run, Rosie O' Grady's Sun morning drag show, Ferndale's bars/ clubs' parties + food and shopping. Attracts 10,000 - 15,000 participants yearly; join the fun, show your LGBTQA pride and love.
June 6-7, 2015. Annual Pride festivities at Hart Plaza in downtown Motor City, with Sunday noon parade, riverside festival, five stages of live entertainment, beer garden, picnic, and more. See more info at their facebook pages and website:
July 12, 2015, annual picnic 10am-8pm at Salt River Park. Music, entertainment, BBQs & grills welcome, top DJs, food vendors, or BYO food & drinks, shows, dancers, games. See website for more on 2015 event plans:
August 7-9, 2015, in Windsor Ontario. Includes Family Fun Day / Windsor-Essex Pride Fest at Riverfront Plaza, Aug 9th Pride Parade in Downtown Windsor and Sunday Pride Day, noon to 8pm at the Riverfront Festival Plaza, Downtown Windsor with entertainment stage. Other lead-up events begin in July - see website for updates and other events throughout the year:
August 29, 2015. at noon from Adado Riverfront Park. The Pride Parade travels through Downtown Lansing to end in front of the state Capitol Building - with contingents from around the state, floats, vehicles, walkers, entertainment and much more. Festival to follow. See website for updates.
September 25-27, 2015. Host hotel Dunes Resort, 333 Blue Star Highway, Douglas, MI. Previous years' events have included: Kinky Buffet, Judges/ Contestant Introductions, Pool Cookout, Mr Michigan Leather contest, cocktail parties, 2-day vendor mart, workshops, Victory Party + afterhours, Country-Western T-dance.
October 9-11, 2015 Official theme for the 30th annual MIC bowling tournament. Last year's tournament took place at The Super Bowl, 45100 Ford Rd, Canton, MI, and events included West side Bar Crawl and club nights. Host hotel: The Novi Sheraton, 21111 Haggerty Rd, Novi, MI. See website for updates: