Pride month 2023: Here is your event guide across Northeast Florida

Here’s what’s happening in June in the Jacksonville area

River City Pride Parade in 2022

June 2023 marks the 24th Pride Month, which began when President Bill Clinton declared June “Gay & Lesbian Pride Month.” In 2009, President Barack Obama declared June LGBT Pride Month. On June 1, 2021, President Joe Biden declared June LGBTQ Pride Month.

Pride Month is about community, love and support. Florida residents are encouraged to stand against discrimination and reject violence toward LGBTQ+ individuals.

If you are looking to celebrate the month, check out these events happening around Northeast Florida: (events in order by date)

Out with a Bang Drag Show on June 30 at Dart Bar 👠

Our Out with a Bang Drag Show is the perfect way to end Pride month here in JAX!! Come enjoy the best entertainment and the best beers JAX has to offer! Cabaret Hour along with Dart Bar and Games is putting on this event. Tickets will be available online and at the bar till the time of the event.” Tickets are $15. Click here for more information.

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About the Author:

Carianne Luter is a social media producer for News4Jax and has worked at Channel 4 since December 2015. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a communication degree.