Love is love in Winston-Salem, and we invite you to celebrate PRIDE Month by participating in some of the PRIDE-themed events this month.

Special festivities are listed alphabetically:


10th Anniversary Pride Cookout

The Pride Connection is hosting its 10th annual Pride Cookout at Bolton Park on Saturday, June 26 from 3-8 p.m. Enjoy free food, kickball, family-friendly activities, and more!

a/perture Pride Month

In partnership with North Star LGBTQ Community Center and QNotes, a/perture is hosting a month-long movie series celebrating the impact that LGBTQ+ individuals have had on history regionally, nationally, and internationally. The films include documentaries, world cinema, narratives, and revivals. Some films are available for virtual viewing only.

On June 24 at 8:30 p.m., a special outdoor screening of Paris is Burning will be shown at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). Purchase tickets here.

Pride Month Drag Brunch 2021

The Katharine has partnered with Pride Winston-Salem to host the ultimate Drag Brunch with six of the most talented singers around for a colorful celebration at The Katharine on Saturday, June 19 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Doors open at 11 a.m., with two show seatings at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Tickets are $15 per person, and 100% of ticket proceeds will be donated to Pride Winston-Salem.

Pride Night at Truist Stadium

The Carolina Disco Turkeys, a proud member of the AAABA, face off against the Greensboro Monarchs for a special “Pride Night” at Truist Stadium on Friday, June 25 at 5:35 p.m.

A percentage of all ticket sales will support North Star LGBTQ+ Community Center. Purchase tickets here.


The Kimpton Cardinal Hotel is offering a “Take the Elevator Home Rate” the nights of Friday, June 18, and Saturday, June 19. Book your special overnight offer.