Hudson Valley LGBTQ Pride March and Festival
Transforming Lives for the NEXT Ten Years
Sunday, June 7 in New Paltz, starting at 12 pm
Press release to come…

Pride Grand Marshals
On Sunday, June 7, join us for our huge annual celebration of LGBTQ pride in the Hudson Valley! Bring your family, friends and supporters! Come make new friends! Join us to march in support of equality and transforming lives for the NEXT ten years.

Rally and March
12 pm at the New Paltz Middle School (map)
On Sunday, June 7, march with us in support of equality! Join us at 12 noon for a huge rally and celebration at the New Paltz Middle School. The March to Hasbrouck Park kicks off at 1 pm sharp! Register your group to march.

Pride Festival
1 – 4 pm at Hasbrouck Park in New Paltz
Celebrate all afternoon with LGBTQ community members, allies, supporters, family and friends numbering in the thousands! Music, great food, exciting vendors, activities for teens, kids and families, and much more.

Since a picture is worth a thousand words, check out our Pride 2014 photo album! Want to vend at the Festival? Register here.

Opening Reception at the Center in Kingston
Date: Saturday, June 6
Location: Apuzzo Hall @ the Center
Time: 6:30-8:00 pm

Hosted by the Center’s Board of Directors
to Honor Our 2015 Pride Marshal and Volunteer of the Year
Followed by the Pride Party @ BSP in Kingston
Date: Saturday, June 6
Location: BSP Lounge in Kingston
Time: 8:00 pm, Cabaret from 8:00-9:30 Followed by Dancing!


At A Glance
Pride Festival Rally and March
Pride Grand Marshal
Register to March
Hudson Valley LGBTQ Pride Festival
Vend at Pride
Pride Party @ BSP in Kingston
All Pride Week Events
Advertise in the Pride Guide
Sponsor Pride
Volunteer at Pride
Get your all-access Pride Pass!

Pride Week
Hudson Valley LGBTQ Pride Week: June, 3 – June 7, 2015
Join us for an exciting array of Pride Week events: including an open-mic night, panel discussion on pride, youth event & more!!

Get your all-access Pride Pass to ALL Pride Week events—including the Pride Party @ BSP!

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The first Pride March in the mid-Hudson Valley was inspired by the historic February 2004 same-sex weddings in New Paltz, NY. What was then called New Paltz Pride drew 1,000 people from the Hudson Valley region. Recognizing the need for a permanent home for the Hudson Valley’s burgeoning LGBTQ community, core organizers became the founders of the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center.

Today’s Hudson Valley Pride March and Festival is a cornerstone of a thriving Center’s annual events, and brings LGBTQ community and its allies together in celebration by reaching out to members, supporters and friends in the Hudson Valley and far beyond. Over 2,500 people attend the festivities, held on the first Sunday in June each year.

The March, Festival and a “Party-After-Pride” mark the culmination of a Pride Week of exciting events linked by the year’s Pride theme, Transforming Lives.

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Pride Rally
Wear your support with pride!

Is your business or organization interested in becoming a Pride sponsor? Our sponsors receive visibility at the event, proud recognition on our website, listing in our Business Directory and much more. Visit our sponsorship page to find out how to get involved, or reach out to for more information.

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Volunteer for Pride
Pride Festival
Want to be part of it all? Our volunteers provide incredible support, enabling us to pull off an amazing Pride celebration each year!

Find out how you can volunteer for Pride and other special events by contacting us at

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