PrideFest is the largest annual LGBT festival in Virginia and the City of Norfolk’s largest one-day festival!

PrideFest combines entertainment, vendors, and fun activities for all ages. PrideFest attracts thousands of visitors and brings together local residents, families, community leaders, civic organizations, and businesses to unite the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) and allied communities in support of inclusion, dignity and equality of all people.

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The Nation’s only Pride Boat Parade
The Pride Silent Disco
Hampton Roads Pride Mass Choir
Local LGBT History and Walking Tour
Expanded Family Fun & Games
NAMES Project Foundation AIDS Memorial Quilt
Chrysler Museum of Art Mobile Glass Studio
Virginia Aquarium Touch Tank
Pride Caricatures
All New Club PrideFest!
And much more!

ASL interpreters will be provided for Main Stage entertainment.

Friday, June 16 • 7pm-Midnight
Norfolk Scope Arena

Sixth Annual Pride Block Party

Games, Performers, Dancing, & Circus Fun!

Music by DJ Rays
Beer, Wine, and Craft Cocktails

$10 Admission at the Door
All ages Welcome! Must be 21+ to drink!

All proceeds benefit Hampton Roads Pride and our mission.

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Plus partner events throughout June!

Sunday, June 18 • 11am & 2pm
Croc’s 19th Street Bistro

620 19th Street, Virginia Beach

Drag Yourself to the Beach for a post-Pride recovery DRAG brunch of epic proportions.

11am & 2pm showtimes.

Reservations are a MUST and this event will fill up fast!

Click to Reserve your spot today!

Thursday, June 15 • 5-10pm
Chrysler Museum of  Art

Kick off a weekend of PrideFest activities starting with the Chrysler Museum. Dance the night away surrounded by your favorite works of art and enjoy a tour of the collection with Kimberli Gant, McKinnon Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art. Later this evening enjoy pumping music, live dancers, and tours of the galleries. Get hands-on with our Make & Take area or stop by the cash bar for a special LGBTini. A night you won’t forget!

FREE for Hampton Roads Pride and Museum members.

Wednesday, June 14 • 5:30-8:30pm
Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina Hotel

700 Settlers Landing Rd, Hampton

Food, Drinks, & Live Entertainment

Harbor Cruise & Free Carousel Rides

Free and Open to the Public

Monday , June 12 • 5-8pm
O’Connor Brewing Company

211 W 24th St, Norfolk, VA 23517

O’Connor Brewing Co.’s NEW Beer Garden

Music, Fun, Prizes and a Silent Auction


Sunday , June 11 • 3-7pm
Vivian C. Mason Art & Technnology Center for Teens

700 East Olney Road, Norfolk

T.R.U. = Truly Representing  U!

Featuring: Skit by “House of T.R.U.” written  by LGBTQ youth about self acceptance and coming out,  Fashion Show, Open Mic and Performances by Hampton Roads Youth Poets, Step Show and music, Love=  Listen, Overlook, Value, Encourage –  An open dialog centered around LGBTQ youth

FREE for ALL – Food and refreshments will be available

Saturday , June 10 • 8-11pm
MacArthur Center Roller Skating Rink

300 Monticello Ave, Norfolk

Performances will take place every 15 minutes starting at 8:30pm

Featuring:  Amore Diamond, Katrina Colby, Crystal Colby, Onya Nees, Naomi Black, Victoria Foster

Enjoy dinner at California Pizza Kitchen at MacArthur Center for Pizza with a Purpose and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Hampton Roads Pride

All of the fountain money collected  at MacArthur Center during the month of June will be donated to Hampton Roads Pride!

Tuesday, June 6 • 6-9pm
Twisted Pig Ale & Smokehouse

722 Mt. Vernon Ave., Portsmouth

Art show featuring works by Local & LGBT Artists.

Interested artists please email military@hamptonroadspride.org

Be a part of the Nation’s only Pride Boat Parade!