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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…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

GSAFE’s Fall Youth Unity Summit

Type: * Informational * Networking * Workshop This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Register today for our Youth Unity Summit on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at UW Milwaukee! GSAFE hosts two day-long conferences every school year, one…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

Workshops announced for GSAFE’s Fall Youth Unity Summit

Register today for our Youth Unity Summit on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at UW Milwaukee! GSAFE hosts two day-long conferences every school year, one in the spring and one in the fall.  These conferences are open to middle school and high school students, as well as to GSA advisors and other…

Courage MKE Homecoming Gala

Type: * Fundraiser * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Courage MKE, a local nonprofit charged with raising awareness and funds for homeless LGBTQ+ youth here in Wisconsin, extends a warm invitation to its…

Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival

Type: * Festival * Film This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The 32nd Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival will be illuminating local screens this November 2-12, once again unveiling local premieres of the finest in LGBT+ Cinema. Opening Night Oriental Theatre,…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

Reflections on moving forward

By: Kathy Flores, Statewide LGBTQ Anti-Violence Manager (FB link here: facebook.com/notes/room-to-be-safe/reflections-on-moving-forward/533420073665350/) On March 27, 2017, Andrew (Drew) Nesbitt was murdered in his home after a night out celebrating his birthday. During the weeks of October 2 and 9, a trial was held to bring a case against Darrick Anderson, the…

Milwaukee Pride invests in local LGBTQ community

Milwaukee, WI –  Following a record-breaking PrideFest Milwaukee 2017, the Milwaukee Pride Board of Directors announces the disbursement of over $16,000 in financial donations, scholarships and gifts to local causes, including: $10,218 to GSAFE, through the PrideFest Plus One 2017 campaign $3,000 to Ashley Smith, recipient of the 2017 Rising Star Scholarship $2,500 to the 2017…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

Out in the Kitchen

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

Wisconsin AIDS Ride Closing Ceremonies

Type: Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Closing Ceremonies – and Community Party! Celebrate the hard work and all that the riders have accomplished at the closing ceremony on Sunday, July 30, at Kegonsa State Park in Stoughton, beginning at…

Wisconsin AIDS Ride Opening Ceremonies

Type: * Social * Sports This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join riders, volunteers, and supporters for a grand send-off for the 2017 Wisconsin AIDS Ride: Friday, at 7 a.m. Enjoy coffee and bagels at Lake Farm County Park shelter #…

Cream City Foundation’s Summer Social

Type: * Fundraiser * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community SAVE THE DATE for the Cream City Foundation summer social (formerly “My Best Friend Is Straight”) at Pritzlaff in Milwaukee.

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

PrideFest Milwaukee makes history with record-breaking attendance

Milwaukee, WI –  Last weekend, beautiful weather and beautiful people combined at Milwaukee’s lakefront for the 30th anniversary of PrideFest Milwaukee, one of the nation’s largest celebrations of LGBTQ culture and community. With 37,682 visitors attending this year’s festival, attendance was up 13%over the previous record of 33,438 set in 2016….

Milwaukee Pride Parade

Type: Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Step-off is at 2 p.m. on South Second Street for the annual Milwaukee Pride Parade. This year’s theme is “The Pride of Pulse Still Beats.” More info at https://www.prideparademke.org/ The…