Date(s) - 06/20/2020
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Categories LGBT New Jersey events
Online Event: Toms River Pride 2020
Ocean County’s 2nd Annual Pride Festival
Saturday, June 20th, Toms River, NJ
Hosted by Exit 82 Theatre Company
-Drive-By Pride – 11am-1pm via Hyers Street at Washington Street
-Digital Pride – 5pm-9pm Drag Performances & Learning Sessions on Zoom
-Route: Parking lot at the corner of Hyers Street and Sheriff Street, accessible by Washington Street.
-The drive-by route will be open 11am-1pm. Come any time!
-All participants must remain in their cars and masks are strongly recommended.
-Create a Pride poster with a message of love and support to be added to our Pride art installation that will be displayed in Downtown TR.
-5:00pm-5:45pm | Garden State Equality will discuss resources for LGBTQIA+ youth and families.
-7:00pm-7:45pm | Asbury Park’s Milian Mafia virtual musical performance!
-8:00pm-9:00PM | Drag Show – exciting announcement coming soon!
-Additional information and links to join all virtual events to follow.
*HONORING MARSHA P. JOHNSON*
-TR Pride and Exit 82 Theatre stand in solidarity with the Black community and support the ongoing efforts to fight racial injustice and inequality in America.
-On the 50th anniversary of LGBT+ Pride, our Grand Marshal is the late Marsha P. Johnson, the New Jersey-born Black trans activist who started the Stonewall Riots of 1969 and organized the first Pride March.
-A portion of proceeds raised will be donated to the Marsha P. Johnson Institute whose mission is to protect and defend the human rights of black transgender people. For more information or to make your own contribution, please visit marshap.org
-Please consider making a donation to support TR Pride and Exit 82 Theatre!
Exit 82 Theatre: www.facebook.com/exit82theatre
Toms River Pride: www.facebook.com/TomsRiverPride