LGBTQ Pride Celebration Returns To Navy Pier For 4th Year

June 17, 2019 - 7:45 am

CHICAGO (AP) - A daylong celebration of LGBTQ culture in Chicago will return for a fourth year to Navy Pier.

Navy Pier Pride by American Airlines will be June 29. The free event from noon to 11 p.m. Organizers said it "will include a variety of festivities to embrace diversity and celebrate the vibrant LGBTQ culture in Chicago."

Activities will range from build-your-own pride bracelets to musical performance by the Chicago Gay Men's Chorus and a fireworks display.

Pride flags are decorating Navy Pier all month and the symbolic rainbow colors are displayed in the center digital screen of the Centennial Wheel.

Happy #PrideMonth! --️‍--Celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion this month, and all year-long at the Pier. --Link in bio for June activities including #NavyPierPride19

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The Chicago Children's Museum will have a "family resource activity station" and PFLAG Council of Northern Illinois will be there to discuss its mission of building loving LGBTQ families.

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