June 1st - June 3rd, 2018 ----- 17th Year!
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For countless years, Orlando has been considered the #1 Vacation Destinations in the World! There are several reasons why, our consistent warm weather, only one hour from the beach, theme parks like Mickey's World or Walt Disney World, Harry Porter's Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure, and Sea World's Discovery Cove where you can literally swim with the Dolphins. Another reason is if you love shopping Orlando is known for Premium Outlets Stores. We are home to the biggest designers such as Armani, Fendi, Burberry, Ferragamo, Lacoste, Coach, Polo, DKNY, Nike, Reebok, and Liz Claiborne to name a few. Also, Orlando is now known for great sports teams such as the NBA's Orlando Magic and my alma mater the University of Central Florida. GO KNIGHTS!
Now you have another reason to visit Orlando, Orlando Black Pride Week! Since 2003, we’ve held Orlando Black Pride Week during the first week in June. Actually, we started in 2002 with one party and 150 people who dared to be different. Last year we hosted 20 events and catered to over 4,000 attendees within 6 days!
Our goal is to entice you to experience all that City of Orlando has to offer especially Orlando Black Pride! This year will be no different! We've had events such as an Open Panel discussion on Gays in the Black Church, Couples Counseling, Health Fair where you can receive Free Blood Pressure & Blood Glucose checked. In the past, we've had Free Yoga & Fitness classes, Personal Credit Repair Workshop, & Domestic Violence Seminar! Every year we host HIV Awareness Seminars, Gay Adoptions & Gay Marriage Seminars and our infamous Pool Party with Expo at our host hotel!
We do all of the above while providing the HOTTEST parties & entertainment! Every night expect to experience Orlando's best nightclubs, the nation's most explosive LGBT entertainers and DJs while partying with over 4,000 LGBT partygoers! We spared no expense to bring you the BEST!
Our goal is to have everyone within the African-American & Latin LGBT community and beyond to participate in Orlando Black Pride Week this year regardless of race, age, sexual orientation and location within the world. s our motto states "With Pride, NO Prejudice" we encourage everyone with in other races and sexualities to experience all that Orlando Black Pride has to offer!
With Peace, Love & PRIDE!
Orlando Black Pride, Inc
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