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June is nationally recognized as pride month, and in San Antonio, the 2021 events are already underway. Pride month pays tribute to the Gay Liberation Movement that occurred in the United States. Throughout the month, the LGBT community and organizations host events to honor, remember, and celebrate this freedom – and everyone is welcomed.

San Antonio Pride Month Events – June 2021

PICKLEBALL AND PRIDE TOURNAMENT

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Get ready to work up a sweat at this pickleball game! All proceeds from the tournament benefit the Pride Center of San Antonio. If you’re good enough, the top three winners receive prizes. But if you’re not, there’s food, drinks, and raffles so you can still go to support.
Where: 5215 UTSA Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78249
When: Sunday, Jun 13 | 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
How much: $60 for a team of 2

 

YOGA AT ELSEWHERE: PRIDE EVENT

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Yoga is an activity that everyone can enjoy. This practice is offered on two days and is about acknowledging the freedom to be you. The donations for the event go towards empowering LGBTQ+ youth in San Antonio.
Where: 103 East Jones Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78215
When: Sunday, Jun 13 and Jun 20 | 11 a.m.
How much: Donation-based

 

 

FIESTA FRENZY 2021

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Join in on celebrating power and pride from the perspectives of the LGBT community. With live performances, food, and drinks, get ready for a fun evening. LGBT events like these are always full of energy!
Where: 800 W Ashby Pl, San Antonio TX 78212
When: Sunday, Jun 23 | 6 p.m.
How much: $15 and up

 

CELEBRATE PRIDE ON THE STRIP

Join a plethora of people in celebration on the Strip! This block party will feature vendors, food, drinks, and more. With several of the hottest clubs in San Antonio, the strip is the place to be for pride 2021.
Where: North Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212
When: Saturday, Jun 26 | 4 p.m. to 2 a.m.
How much: Free

 

PRIDE BIGGER THAN TEXAS PARADE 

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This year the annual Pride parade of San Antonio will be virtual. While it won’t be the usual marching down the streets in fascinating glam, there will be makeup tutorials, a peace love pride wedding, and guests.
Where: Streaming on the Pride San Antonio Facebook here.
When: Saturday, Jun 26 | 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
How much: Free

 

STEPS FOR PRIDE

Getting outside and taking steps towards a great rest of the year is the perfect way to end a month of celebration. This event, hosted by Circle of Arms Hiking Heroes is for everyone – family and pet friendly. So get your flags and throw on the colors of the rainbow and step in the right direction!
Where: 715 Camaron St, San Antonio, TX 78204
When: Sunday, Jun 27 | 9 a.m.
How much: Free

 

While San Antonio has its 2021 pride events spread throughout the month, these events aren’t the only way to celebrate. Bakery Lorraine is offering rainbow-themed cookies throughout the month. Lick-Honest Ice Cream in the Pearl is offering a rainbow flavor in honor of Pride. And more than not, purchases of these limited edition products go towards an LGBT-friendly organization. So go out to support, learn, and most importantly, celebrate.

 

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Mirella Gonzales