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Cream City Foundation Summer Social

Type: * Fundraiser * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Summer Social is the Foundation’s annual summer celebration of the community and our allies. The Social started as a small garden party has…

Pride Night With the Brewers

Type: * Sports * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join the Milwaukee Gay Sports Network for a night out with the Brewers as they celebrate their first ever Pride Night as we face off against the Cardinals. There will be…

PrideFest 2018 welcomes a record-breaking 45,400

Milwaukee, WI –  Despite grey skies, unseasonable cold and intermittent rain showers, PrideFest Milwaukee conquered the weekend weather with unprecedented attendance outcomes. For the seventh consecutive year, PrideFest delivered record-breaking attendance with 45,400 visitors in 2018.  This number reflects a 21%increase over the previous record of 37,682 set in 2017.  This…

Milwaukee Pride Parade

Type: Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community 2018 Theme: Remember the Past, Create the Future Step off at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 – South 2nd Street in Milwaukee, WI The Milwaukee Pride Parade was…

PrideFest Tea Dance/White Party

Type: * Music * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community As it continues to celebrate its 10th anniversary year, The Iron Horse Hotel is honoring another great Milwaukee institution — Pridefest — by hosting the hotel’s first Tea Dance/White Party….

Pride After Party ft. Mother Nature & Kia Rap Princess

Type: * Music * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Cactus Club & The Cooperage team up to present Milwaukee’s best Pride parties! Free shuttle to and from Pridefest Free before 10 pm or with Pride…

PrideFest Milwaukee

Type: Festival This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Wisconsin’s largest and longest-running LGBTQ pride celebration returns to Milwaukee’s beautiful lakefront festival park June 8, 9, 10, 2018. Join your friends, family and allies at Milwaukee Pride and…

Director and Actor Matt Bomer Named 2018 AIDS Walk & 5K Run Honorary Chair

Out actor Matt Bomer will serve as honorary chair of the 29th AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run. Officials with the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin made the announcement at the organization’s 32nd annual Make a Promise fundraiser in late April, which drew over 900 supporters to the Wisconsin Center in…

The Miltown Kings presents: A Glow-rious Dance Party

Type: * Music * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Miltown Kings presents: A Glow-rious Dance Party! Dig out your 90s raver gear, grab your neon scrunches & glow sticks, it’s time to…

PrideFest Plus One campaign honors Diverse & Resilient

Milwaukee, WI –  Milwaukee Pride, Inc. has announced Diverse & Resilient as the 2018 beneficiary of the PrideFest Plus One campaign. Founded in 1995, Diverse & Resilient strives to address and overcome the health disparities experienced by Wisconsin’s LGBTQ people.  The organization offers a wide variety of support, advocacy and capability-building programs…

Cream City Foundation now accepting applicants for LGBTQ+ scholarship

LGBTQ+ Scholarship Program is now accepting applications.  In 2018, Cream City Foundation will award scholarships to applicants who have demonstrated leadership in the LGBTQ+ community. The Cream City Foundation LGBTQ+ Scholarship Program was founded in 2015 to support lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender, queer+ and allied student leaders in Southeastern Wisconsin. Scholarships…

PrideFest Milwaukee 2018 Headliners Announced

PrideFest Milwaukee welcomes the B-52s, Jussie Smollett, and Daya to the Miller Lite Main stage this June 8,9, and 10 on the Summerfest Grounds. This year, marks the third decade of Pride celebrations in Milwaukee, and organizers are thrilled for what is shaping up to be another record breaking year….

3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Courage MKE contest

Type: * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Courage MKE is proud to announce our 3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Courage MKE honoring Nova D’Vine and Montell Infiniti Ross and hosted by Dita Von!…

The Hidden History of LGBT Milwaukee

Type: * Informational * Lecture * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Hidden History of LGBT Milwaukee! Led by Michail Takach Sunday, March 11th at 7pm 21+ / Free event (books for sale) Sex Ed for Adults is kickin’…

First ever group home for homeless LGBTQ youth opening in Milwaukee

A new group home and safe drop-in spot for homeless LGBTQ youth will open soon in Milwaukee, after the purchase of two homes in the Walker’s Point neighborhood by Courage MKE. The group was founded in 2015 by local couple, Brad and Nick Schlaikowski, after hearing so many stories of homeless…

Cream City’s State of the Foundation Reception

Type: This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community SAVE THE DATE 2018 STATE OF THE FOUNDATION RECEPTION WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 — 5:30 – 7:00 PM MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY — ALUMNI MEMORIAL UNION Please join Cream City Foundation President…

UWM Annual Drag Show

Type: * Fundraiser * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The 19th edition of one of UWM’s biggest events will take place on Saturday, February 24th. You won’t want to miss it! This event…

Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit

Type: * Informational * Networking * Workshop This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * Maybe of interest to the LGBTQ community Save the date! We’re planning for the 2018 Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit, and we will have more information in December! The 2018 Summit will be focused…

Milwaukee Gay Volleyball Association’s Upcoming Spring Season Begins March 4

Milwaukee Gay Volleyball Association’s (MGVA) upcoming Spring Season will be a 12-week session that begins Sunday, March 4. Registration will open Feb. 1 and will remain accessible until midnight on Friday, Feb. 23. Registration is first-come, first-served, so interested participants should register promptly before the court space fills up! The Spring Season…