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Business Equality Luncheon

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Cream City Foundation’s 10th Annual Business Equality Luncheon is Southeastern Wisconsin’s premier corporate event focusing on the state of LGBTQ+ communities in the business…

An Evening with Mikah Meyer: World Record Singer, Adventurer, & LGBT Advocate

Type: * Informational * Music * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Mikah Meyer is traveling the country with two main goals: to visit every US National Park, and to spread a message of inclusion and…

An Evening with Mikah Meyer: World Record Singer, Adventurer, & LGBT Advocate

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Mikah Meyer is traveling the country with two main goals: to visit every US National Park, and to spread a message of inclusion and love for…

Courage MKE Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament

Type: * Fundraiser * Sports * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On August 18th, Fat Daddy’s Milwauke is hosting the 3rd annual Courage MKE Co-ed 6 Volleyball Tournament fundraiser. Whether you play or not, we…

LGBTQ Progress Awards

Type: * Fundraiser * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join the Cream City Foundation in celebrating LGBTQ progress this week with the Shepherd Express. The awards ceremony will be hosted on Thursday, August 9, at…

Milwaukee Pride donates over $23,000 to mission-critical causes

Milwaukee, WI –   In honor of PrideFest 2018, the largest LGBTQ event in Wisconsin history, the Milwaukee Pride Board of Directors has disbursed over $23,000 in financial donations, scholarships and gifts to local causes, including: $12,200 to Diverse & Resilient, via the PrideFest Plus One campaign $3,000 to Kimberly Wilbern, recipient of the 2018 Rising…

OUT in the Kitchen

Type: * Informational * Social * Workshop This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Our first three years were a HUGE success and we know our 4th annual “Out in the Kitchen” food tasting event will top them…

Book Launch: “Raising Rosie: Our Story of Parenting An Intersex Child”

Type: * Informational * Reading This Event: * Has LGBTQI content * May be of interest to the LGBTQI community Milwaukee parents Eric Lohman, lecturer and researcher at UWM and Stephani Lohman, an infection prevention nurse with degrees in chemistry, biology, and nursing, share their powerful story of navigating medical…

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….