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Enjoy a Pride Week Vacation in New York City! Stay tuned for details on 2015 Pride Vacations in New York City!
The first annual Gay Pride March was held in June 1970 to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Stonewall uprisings. Visit New York City for this year's Pride Week, including the world renowned Pride March, and be part of gay history. Enjoy 2-night or longer NYC Pride vacations.
Your New York City Pride Week Vacation Includes
Accommodations for 2-nights or longer in your choice of Midtown Manhattan hotels like the Sheraton New York Hotel
right in the middle of all the excitement of New York City's Times
Square, the Theater District and Rockefeller Center, and less than a 1/2
hour walk or a quick subway ride from Madison Square Garden
- All state and local hotel taxes
Admission to Your Choice of the Empire State
Building Observatory, Museum of the City of New York or the NY Water
Taxi Statue of Liberty Flex Pass
Admission to Your Choice of the Metropolitan
Museum of Art, The American Museum of Natural History or Top of the Rock
- Shopping Discounts at Macy's, Bloomingdale's and South Street Seaport
Parking Discounts at Over 100 Garages in Manhattan
Optional Broadway theater tickets, additional sightseeing, museum admissions and dining (at additional cost)
Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers
811 7th Ave at 52nd Street
Located right in the heart of midtown Manhattan,
the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers is just steps away from Times
Square, the Broadway theater district, Rockefeller Center, Carnegie
Hall, Central Park and 5th and Madison Avenue shopping. Newly renovated,
the lobby is both elegant and comfortable. Enjoy 1750 beautifully
renovated and decorated guest rooms, all of which feature the ultra
comfortable "Sweet Sleeper" bed ensemble, high speed internet access,
coffee makers with complimentary coffee and tea, telephones with
personalized voice mail, hairdryers, irons with ironing boards, plus
terry cloth bathrobes, and cable television with 20 channels as well as
on demand movies and video check out. The hotel boasts a fully equipped
health club and 24 hour room service.
Rates listed are per person based on two adults sharing a room for 2
nights, subject to availability and change. Rates include all taxes and
service fees, and all listed features. Triple, quad, single and child
rates are available. Starting price is based upon lowest-priced off-peak
3-Star hotel unless otherwise specified. You may get prices on other
hotel and date options, longer stays, additional theater, sightseeing
and dining, and transportation to NYC on NYC TripQuote.Rate is valid for
individual (FIT) bookings; rate is not valid for group bookings of more
than 10 people.
Family Movie Night
Tuesday, June 24th, 2014, Doors Open: 7:30pm; Movie Starts: 8:30pm
Location: Hudson River Park: Pier 46 , Cross the highway at Charles St.
Pull out your ruby slippers because to celebrate the return of our popular Family Movie Night we're featuring the original Wizard of Oz!
This is one of the only free events for children and LGBT families
during Pride Week. This event was a mega success when it launched in
Enjoy a family-friendly flick, appropriate for all ages, while lounging
under the stars on Hudson River Park's Pier 46. Seating, blankets, and
tasty treats will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
The space will open its doors at 7:30pm and the movie will screen at
dusk. Fun games and entertaining performers will be on hand to get the
We hope you and your family can join us on this special evening!
The NYC LGBT Pride Rally
Friday, June 27th, 2014, 6-9:30pm
Location: Hudson River Park: Pier 26 - All attendees must cross the highway at Laight St.
The Rally will feature
well-known performers and motivating speakers from the LGBT community to
kick-off this year's Pride Week events.
The first NYC Pride Rally occurred one month after the Stonewall Riots in June 1969, when 500 people gathered for a "Gay Power" demonstration in Washington Square Park and followed by a candlelight vigil in Sheridan Square. NYC Pride has continued this proud tradition by hosting the event in various locations throughout the city.
Last year's Rally was a huge success! The stage featured top-level performers like Vicci Martinez and Pam Ann along with incredible hosts Pandora Boxx and Keith Price. The Rally was also graced with a surprise appearance by Lady GaGa! The event could not have been more amazing and we look forward to another exciting Rally this year.
The VIP Rooftop Party
Saturday, June 28th, 2014, 2-10pm
Location: Hudson Terrace, 621 W. 46th St. between 11th Ave. & 12th Ave.
Pride and Brian Rafferty Productions proudly presented the VIP Rooftop
Party. Now going into its fourth year, this event has become one of the
staple men's events for Pride Week at the most exclusive rooftop venue
overlooking the greatest city in the world.
It all goes down at the luxurious Hudson Terrace, complete with plush
interiors and relaxed terraces, a spacious roof deck where boys could
work their bodies in the hot sun, and a retractable glass roof because
nothing was going to rain on our parade!
The DJs for 2014 have been chosen and will be announced in March. We
look forward to sharing one of the best lineups in the event's history.
The VIP Rooftop Party continues to be one of our hottest events, selling
out quickly. Make sure you get your tickets early!
Saturday, June 28th 2014, 10pm-7am
Location: The Hammerstein Ballroom, 311 West 34th Street (between 8th & 9th Ave)
Masterbeat is proud to sponsor NYC Pride with our all new official
Saturday night event: WE Party Casino. Come try your luck with over 3000
of the hottest men from around the world as Masterbeat once again
transform NYC's legendary Hammerstein Ballroom - this time into a
mega-club casino, complete with slots, craps, blackjack and more ways to
"get lucky..." Six points of thundering line array sound, mega-watt
lasers, hundreds of intelligent lights and Spain's legendary dancers
will make this an unforgettable night.
Spain's WE Party presents an extravagant golden production of high
stakes on the dance floor with Casino, where everyone will be a winner.
Superstar International DJ's Issac Escalante (Mexico City) and Micky
Friedmann (Berlin) will provide the soundtrack for the night as you move
through the pit. Or, rise above it all and join us in the VIP High
Rollers club where you'll be treated like a millionaire.
For more information visit http://www.wepartyontour.com
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/550498801714378/
Teaze (formerly Rapture on the River)
Saturday, June 29th, 2014, 4-10pm
Location: Hudson River Park: Pier 26, All attendees must cross the highway at Laight St.
Rocking women's worlds!
Teaze (formerly Rapture on the River) is NYC Pride's exclusive event for women. After over a decade of "rocking women's worlds," we're refreshing the event and introducing tons of exciting new ways for ladies of all walks to come together and celebrate Pride! Many of the details are still being finalized, but when we're ready to announce, you'll be the first to know.
Remember to follow NYC Pride on social media and check back here in the coming weeks for updates on what to expect at the all new Teaze!
DJ Dimples and DJ Susan Levine will bring the party to this new experience for women!
More information and tickets to Rapture on the River
Sunday, June 29th, 2014, Line Up: 11am/Step Off: 12pm
Location: Starts at 36th Street & 5th Avenue, ends at Christopher & Greenwich Streets.
This is arguably the
must-see event of Gay Pride in New York City, drawing thousands of
spectators. To commemorate and celebrate the Stonewall Riots, our lives, and our
community, the March Committee is planning an exciting event with
colorful floats, music, and community groups.
The March is a celebration of our lives and our community. In 2013, we were joined by over 300 unique marching contingents, representing a vast array of non-profits, community organizations, corporate sponsors, small businesses, political candidates and activists! With over 50 floats making the trek down Fifth Avenue, last year's March was one of the largest and most exciting in history.
Sunday, June 29th, 2014, 11am-6pm
The Dance on Pier: Dance 24
Location: Hudson Street between Abingdon Square and West 14th Street
PrideFest, now in its 20th year, is our annual LGBT street fair that combines vendors, entertainers and activities for a day of fun and celebration in the name of equality. PrideFest attracts thousands of out-of-state visitors and brings them together with local residents and families, corporate sponsors, community leaders and area business owners.
PrideFest is the perfect place to stop to listen to a few tunes, grab a bite to eat or score some great Pride gear. And the best part is, it's totally FREE!
PrideFest isn't just a street festival, it's also a concert series! With performances running from 12:30pm to 5pm there's sure to be an act to tickle any fancy.
This event is free and open to the public. No tickets are necessary.
Sunday, June 29th, 2014, 4-10pm
Location: Pier 54, 13th Street at the West Side Highway - Hudson River Park
The Dance on the Pier was born out of a time when LGBT persons could not
dance openly and proudly together. It is a protest set to music, a
celebration set to the western skyline and a reminder of how far we've
The Dance provides a grand finale for New York City Gay Pride. Thousands
of revelers congregate until a massive fireworks show at 10:30pm. It's
one of the great gay Manhattan parties of the year. All proceeds from
the Dance on the Pier benefit New York City's LGBT Pride Week events and
community organizations. In 2013, Dance on the Pier had a record breaking year with over 20 community groups receiving grants thanks to the generosity of our attendees! The event included major performances from Cher and Deborah Cox and featured world-renowned DJs. NYC Pride is planning to make 2014 BIGGER by continuing to book incredible talent and provide support to even more community groups through our ever expanding grants program. More information about Dance on the Pier and tickets