October 11, 2018, 6pm. LGBTQ Center Grand Opening in time for National Coming Out Day. Share coming out stories of all eras and get a history lesson. Some came out when it was illegal to be gay; some walk openly holding hands in the streets today. Glimpse the struggles that got us here and the work ahead. Hors d’oeuvres + art show curated by artist Chris “Red” Newman.
October 12-14, 2018 at The Neon. Three days/nights of seven LGBT films + shorts screenings, guest artists, and an awesome party. Many of these films are making their Ohio premieres. Tickets can be purchased online or at THE NEON. Films: Miseducation of Cameron Post; Top Drawer Shorts; TRANSMILITARY; Wild Nights With Emily; Mapplethorpe; Dear Fredy; Every Act of Life; and Retablo.
May 30 - June 2, 2019 (TBC) annual 4-day weekend events. Past years have included Svedka .5K Bar Crawl Friday 9:30pm at Courthouse Square. Saturday Parade at noon followed by Festival in Courthouse Square, Downtown Dayton. Sunday 12pm-6pm Spikes & Heels Greater Dayton Pride Kickball Tournament with Beer Tent & Food Trucks. See 2019 program at: