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June is LGBTQ+ Pride month and celebrations and events honoring Pride month are being held throughout June and the remainder of the year. Find your state below for a list of Pride celebrations happening across the Aqua footprint.


  • In Illinois, Pride is celebrated throughout the sumer and across the state, from Belleville all the way to Chicago. 


  • IndyPride is returning to in-person events in 2022! Throughout this year's event, you will be able to use a Virtual Pride Map to access streaming concerts live from Twitch!

New Jersey

  • Across the Garden State there will be LBGTQ+ community celebrations highlighting LGBTQ+ prople and the work advocates and allies continue to do to ensure equality for LBGTQ+ individuals. 

North Carolina

  • Charlotte Pride is the leader in the LGBTQ+ visibility in Charlotte and the Carolinas! While no events will be taking place during June, Charlotte Pride will be hosting events through the summer!


  • Dayton Pride is the Miami Valley's largest running and lagest LGBTQ+ celebration. Thousands of family members, friends and allies attend to celebrate and show support for the LGBTQ+ community. 


  • Philadelphia hosts an annual festival with dancing, all-ages fun, vendors and more. In addition, you can check out the various beverage and food trucks.


  • They say everything is bigger in Texas, and that is true for their Pride celebrations! Throughout the summer, there will be celebrations in the state's capital focusing on equality for LGBTQ+ individuals. 


  • Pride organizations and communities are busy plannign one-day, large events and smaller series throughout the summer. Check out a full list of the festivities!