south bend pride week 2018
In our efforts to make Pride in South Bend bigger and better every year-- The LGBTQ Center sponsored an entire week of events throughout the city to promote LGBTQ+ pride, acceptance and equality.
Sunday, June 10
We kicked off Pride Week with a community picnic dedicated to bringing families together in an inclusive and accepting setting.
Tuesday, June 12
The LGBTQ Center & The League of Women Voters put together a networking night!
Held in the Aloft's WXYZ Lounge, along with specialty pride cocktails attendees met fellow community members and organizations.
Wednesday, June 13
Various speakers from the Michiana area spoke out about their experiences being LGBTQ+ and what our community can do to make a difference.
South Bend Cubs Pride Night
Thursday, June 14
The South Bend Cubs & The LGBTQ Center joined forces to create a Pride Night. A special ticket package got Cubs fans an exclusive shirt, hat and ticket to the game!
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and husband Chasten Glezman Buttigieg threw the first pitch.
All-Ages Drag Show & Dance Party
Friday, June 15
An All-Ages Drag Show and Dance Party was held at The Well Coffeehouse!
With performances from our favorite Drag Queens and Kings followed by a youth dance party.
official south bend pride after party
Saturday, June 16 at Dockside Nightclub
Mosaic Health and Healing Arts
Northern Indiana Atheists
Planned Parenthood of Indiana & Kentucky
Pro Choice South Bend
South Bend Community School Corporation
South Bend Hot Patooties
South Bend Vet Center
Southside Massage Retreat
Transmasculine League of Michiana (The LGBTQ Center group)
Youth Service Bureau of St. Joseph County
Zion United Church of Christ
ACLU of Indiana
AIDS Ministries/ AIDS Assist
All Over Creations
The Excel Center
Family Justice Center of St. Joseph County
Humane Society of St. Joseph County
Indivisible: District 2
InterAction Initiative INC
Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley
La Casa de Amistad
Michiana Monologues, INC
Michiana Transgender Alliance ( The LGBTQ Center group)
Moms Demand Action