LGBTQ Pride Month


June is recognized as LGBTQ Pride Month, opens a new windowPride Month serves as a time for members of the community to connect, have fun and show support for LGBTQ+ rights and to commemorate the anniversary of the Stonewall riots.

Denver celebrates Pride Month each year with PrideFest, which usually includes a two-day festival, a 5K and a parade down Colfax. The PrideFest has changed to a virtual format this year to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Read more about the first Denver PrideFest in 1976, opens a new window.

2019 was the fourth year our Library on Wheels put in an appearance at the Denver PrideFest parade.

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  • Celebrate! (with Pride) The musicians included in this list all identify as LGBTQ+. Some address queer issues in their music, and others do not. All of these musicians, however, celebrate the LGBTQ+ community by being their authentically queer selves.

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