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Pride Everywhere: The big list of 2022 Pride events in Boston & beyond

The Boston Pride parade is gone, but Pride is back in Boston and beyond.
Boston's Pride Parade is gone, but Pride is back all across Boston and beyond.
Meredith Nierman

Wednesday, June 1

LGBTQ+ Author panel at the Somerville Public Library. Free | Virtual | Authors Emery Lee, Timothy Janovsky, Katee Robert and Olivia Waite will join a panel discussion

"Alexa, Kick Off Pride": A Variety Show at The Rockwell $ | In Person | Somerville | Proof of vaccination required

Pride Trivia Night at the Lamplighter Taproom $ | In person | Cambridge | 50% of proceeds to benefit Network/LaRed, an organization addressing domestic violence

Thursday, June 2

#HellaBlack Live MixTape Vol. 4: PRIDE Edition $ | In Person | Boston | Live show with Black artists and vendors from Black-owned businesses

Sam Adams Pride Beer Garden Takeover $ | In Person | Boston

Friday, June 3

Provincetown Pride Weekend Varies | In Person | Provincetown | Multiple events

Saturday, June 4

Watertown Pride Extravaganza Free | In Person | Watertown | Mini-parade and festival

Silent Disco Pier Party $ | In Person | Charlestown DJ battle for supremacy over your headphones at The Anchor in the Charlestown Navy Yard.

Pride Market $ | In Person | Everett Art & more from LGBTQ+ vendors, food trucks and more. At Night Shift Brewery.

Sunday, June 5

Pride Worship Service Free | In Person | Boston Arlington Street Church's annual Pride service, followed by a bring-your-own picnic on the Public Garden.

Quincy Pride Day Free | In Person | Quincy | Music, drag performances, puppets, food & more

LGBTQ+ History Walking Tour Free | In Person | Boston

We Outside Pride Day Celebration $ | In Person | Everett Hosted by Men of Melanin Magic. At Encore Casino.

Wednesday, June 8

DragStars at Aeronaut $ | In Person | Somerville | Drag show in the courtyard of Aeronaut Brewing

Friday, June 10

Boston Dyke March Free | In Person | Boston | Dyke March returns for its 25th year

Pride Night $ | Peabody NAGLY event for Pride at Granite Coast Brewing Company

Peabody Essex Museum Pride After-Hours Conversation and Dance Party Free | In Person | Salem | Dance party plus a discussion of the impact of the dance floor on fashion

PRIDE from Gay BASH'D $ | In Person | Boston Boston’s BIGGEST Pride Dance Party at the Brand New Roadrunner

Saturday, June 11

Big Gay Dance Party Free | In Person | Somerville

Peabody Celebrates Pride Free | Peabody | Pride flag-raising in front of City Hall followed by pop-up Pride event at courthouse plaza.

Road of Rainbows $ | In Person | Boston Pride-themed 5K to benefit the arts.

Pride Bar Fest $ | In Person | Boston | Performances across ten venues centered on Landsdowne St.

LGBTQIAP2S+ Afternoon at Boston Nature Center and Wildlife Sanctuary Free | In Person | Boston | Guided walk, lawn games, and nature crafts

Somerpride $ | In Person | Somerville | Live music, food and art vendors, and games

Sunday, June 12

Boston Pop-Up Pride Free | In Person | Boston's largest Pride festival, held on the Boston Common from 11-5. Entertainers, speeches, dancing, vendors, and more.

Arlington Pride Free | In Person | Music, Karaoke and Rainbow Commission swag.

Back Bay Block Party $ | In person | Boston DJs, dancing and beer garden

Monday, June 13

Sisters' Charity Drag Bingo Free | In Person | Drag bingo hosted by the Boston Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence at Club Cafe.

Boston's LGBTQ Past $ | In Person | Boston History walking tour with Boston By Foot; additional dates available.

Wednesday, June 15

Pride Night at Fenway Park $ | In Person | Boston

Thursday, June 16

OUT At The Farm Adult Cooking Class $ | In Person | Dover

LGBTQ+ Job Fair Free | In Person | Boston

Pride Trivia Night at the Lamplighter Taproom $ | In person | Cambridge | 50% of proceeds to benefit Network/LaRed, an organization addressing domestic violence

Friday June 17

Drag Bingo $ | In Person | Peabody NAGLY presents Drag Bingo at the Black Box Theater

Saturday, June 18

Let's Say Gay: A Community Pride Event $ | In Person | Watertown | Drag queen story hour, singalong and dance party

Pride Gaymer Event $ | In Person | Boston Board games, video games, and a pride costume contest; organized by Boston Gaymers.

Saturday, June 25

Trans Resistance March Free | In Person | Boston

North Shore Pride Free | In Person | Salem Parade and festival.

Friday, June 30

Boston Urban Pride Weekend In Person | Multiple Events

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