These 7 Trans Pride Events Are Bringing Much-Needed Joy To 2022
Most events are both in-person and online, so if venturing into an actual panel or DJ set isn’t an option for you, tune in for free via Zoom. All in-person participants must show proof of vaccination.
Capital Trans Pride Pool Party: June 11
Capital Trans Pride in Washington DC is setting a new date for its Trans March, but in the meantime it plans to hold smaller events like its trans pool party on June 11, 2022. Organizers are encouraging attendees to come “refresh” after the DC Pride Parade with live music, appetizers and drinks.
The event is free, but be sure to book your tickets in advance and bring your proof of vaccination to the door.
Trans March San Francisco: June 24
the San Francisco Trans Walk is one of the largest Trans Pride events in the world. Organizers were thrilled to announce that it will be hosting in-person events on Friday, June 24, 2022 for the first time since 2019, including a resource fair, intergenerational brunch, and the Trans Walk itself. More information will be announced closer to the event date, so be sure to check back during Pride Month itself.
Trans Resistance MA March and Festival: June 25
Boston Pride officially disbanded in 2021 after organizers have been accused racism, anti-blackness and transphobia by volunteers and committee members. However, Trans Resistance MAan organization “advocating for the safety, joy and liberation of TQBIPOC,” will hold a march on June 25. On the same day, the organization will also organize a full program of events, including a festival filled with performances, vendors and self-help campaigns.
Queer Liberation March in New York: June 26
the Queer Liberation March in New York is an annual event dedicated to reclaiming pride for trans freedom and BIPOC. This year’s march, titled “BECAUSE CONTROL OVER OUR BODIES AND OUR LIVES IS CONTROL OVER OUR BODIES AND OUR LIVES! will take place on Sunday, June 26 in Manhattan.