FRIDAY, MAY 31

Flag Raising Ceremony 10am | Albany City Hall, 24 Eagle St., Albany NY | Free

PRIDE Kick-Off Block-Party & Celebration 5–8pm | Parking Lot #2, 76 Central Ave. Albany NY | Free


SATURDAY, JUNE 1

Frieda & Carmie’s Cabaret for Kids 2–4pm | Huxley Theater, NY State Museum, 260 Madison Ave., Albany | Free

#We Are Pride Party | 9pm–4am | ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | $10

Sing OUT Louise XIII 9pm - 11pm | Waterworks Pub, 76 Central Ave., Albany NY | $10

RuPaul’s Mayhem Miller Live! @ Waterworks Pub 11pm - 4am, right after “Sing Out Louise XIII” | Waterworks Pub, 76 Central Ave., Albany NY | $10


SUNDAY, JUNE 2

Pride Brunch at Savoy 10am–2pm | Savoy 301 Lark st., Albany NY | No Cover

Schenectady Pride 2019 2pm–6pm | Jay Street Marketplace, Schenectady | Free

PRIDE Disco Tea Dance 5pm–8pm | ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | No Cover


MONDAY, JUNE 3

LGBTQA Movie Night 6–10pm | ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | Free


TUESDAY, JUNE 4

LGBTQA Trivia Night 8–10pm | ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | No Cover, Suggested Donation for Trivia

PRIDE Open Art Night 10pm – 2am | Waterworks Pub, 76 Central Ave., Albany NY | No Cover


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5

Capital Pride Drag Wednesday | 10pm - 12am | ROCKS 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | No Cover

12am - 2am | Waterworks Pub 76 Central Ave., Albany NY | No Cover


THURSDAY, JUNE 6

Capital Pride Alive at Five 5pm–8pm | Jennings Landing, 1 Quay St., Albany NY | Free

Capital PRIDE Kara-OH-ke 8pm–2am | Oh Bar, 302 Lark Street, Albany | Cash Bar

Geek and Gamyers Night 9pm–11pm | ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | No Cover

Therapy Thursday Pride Ball @ Waterworks Pub 11pm | Waterworks Pub, 76 Central Ave., Albany NY | Free

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FRIDAY, JUNE 7

Alternative Prom! 7–11pm | YMCA 433 State St., Schenectady NY | $10 Cover at the door (Ages 13 - 19)

Purr Party @ Oh Bar 9pm–2am | Oh Bar, 302 Lark St., Albany NY | Cash Bar


SATURDAY, JUNE 8

Capital PRIDE Rainbow 5K 8–11am | Jennings Landing, 1 Quay St. Albany NY | $40

Say It Loud Black and Latino Gay Pride–The Celebration 12pm–5pm | Washington Park, Albany, NY | Free

Pop Star Adina Howard Live! @ Waterworks Pub Say It Loud Black & Latino Gay Pride—The Official After Party 10pm | Waterworks Pub, 76 Central Ave., Albany NY | $10


SUNDAY, JUNE 9

2019 Capital PRIDE Parade Proudly Sponsored by Hannaford Noon | State St. to Lark St. to Madison Ave. to Washington Park, Albany | Free

2019 Capital PRIDE Festival featuring MYA 1pm – 5pm | Washington Park, Albany | Free

Capital PRIDE After Parties 5pm–? | Pride Center (332 Hudson Ave.), Waterworks Pub (76 Central Ave.), Oh Bar (304 Lark St.), ROCKS (77 Central Ave.)


SATURDAY, JUNE 15

Obscuron Night Colors @ Rocks 10pm - 4am | Rocks 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | $5


FRIDAY JUNE 21

Becoming More Visible Screening at Rocks 5pm–8pm | ROCKS, 77 Central Ave., Albany NY | Free


SUNDAY, JUNE 23

Vintage Pride Cruise 6–10pm | Dutch Apple., Albany NY | $40


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26

Panel Discussion “Looking Back, Looking Forward” 6–8pm | The Linda, 339 Central Ave., Albany NY


Festival Check In/Load In Information:

  1. Festival Check in begins at 10:00AM just past where Hudson Ave. enters Washington Park, Look for the Robert Burns Statue.

  2. There will be no early check-ins.

  3. Your exhibitor location will be given to you when you check in.

  4. As exhibitor locations are determined in advance; all festival exhibitors must utilize only their assigned space.

  5. You may pull you vehicle up to your exhibitor space to unload between 10:00-11:00 AM. All vehicles MUST be removed from the festival grounds by 11 AM.

  6. There will be absolutely no parking on the festival grounds, Park Paths or Roads immediately surrounding Festival Area.

  7. The festival begins at 12:00 noon. All Vendors must complete Set Up and Be Open at noon. The festival will be held rain or shine.

  8. All exhibitors must supply their own power. No electricity will be provided.

  9. Exhibitors may not sell any food or beverages without Pride Center approval.

  10. All exhibitors must clean up and dispose of their own trash in appropriate containers. Vendors must have their booth cleared and off the festival grounds by 6PM.

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Parade Check In/Line Up Information:

Parade check-in is 10:00AM to 11:00AM just west of the corner of State Street and Henry Johnson Blvd. Look for the Soldier and Sailors Monument.

  1. There will be no early check-ins.

  2. All groups must check in the day of the parade no later than 11 AM. Late check-ins will automatically be placed at the end of the line-up. The parade will start promptly at 11:50 PM, rain or shine.

  3. Your division and placement location will be given to you at check in. Marsha Davis is the Volunteer in charge of Parade check-in. If absolutely necessary, you can text Marsha at 518-526-1147.

  4. The parade sequence is determined in advance; all parade entrants must march in their assigned division and sequence. No group may move themselves to be beside another or to a location in the line-up other than that assigned to them.

  5. All parade entrants are to heed all instructions given by the parade marshals, Pride Center staff, volunteers, and Law Enforcement.

  6. We ask that you leave your pets at home for their safety and the safety of all.

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VOLUNTEER PARADE & FESTIVAL

Capital Pride could not happen without the hundreds of volunteers that take the time out of their lives to help create the largest Pride celebration in Upstate New York.

Please fill out the form located on this page and someone will contact you about how you can plug in.