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Blue Ridge Pride Week
September 24 -September 29, 2018
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BLUE RIDGE PRIDE FESTIVAL WEEK
•THURSDAY,SEPTEMBER 27- The Asheville Prime Timers are bringing to Asheville the feature film “Tom of Finland,” (see other postings) at Grail Movie House beginning at 7:00 PM. A special after party takes place at O.Henry’s afterwards beginning at 9:00 PM See MOVIE •FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 - LGBT Elders Senior Prom. You don’t have to be a senior to attend, but this special Prom is a chance for everyone that couldn’t go to their prom as, whom-you-are, or with your same sex partner to relive those days. Prom is from 7:00 PM-10:00 PM at Eleven on Eleven (above Scandals) on Grove St. Tickets are $15 individual; $25 Couple at the door, and include hors d’ oeuvres being served. •FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 - Youth Outright presents Drag Show in the Park. Our LGBTQ youth will bring to the stage their unique entertainment style. There is no charge, bring a chair and come early for the best spots. Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM Place: Main Stage at Pack Park in front of Courthouse. •FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28- James Adomian Comedy Show. Well known, out gay comedian and actor, James is known for his standup and impressions. He will be appearing for 2 performances at 7:00 PM and 9:30 PM at The Grey Eagle 185 Clingman Ave. Tickets are $16 advance $19 at the door. •FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 – Lube Wrestling and Blackout Party. O.Henry’s will host it’s annual Lube Wrestling contest on the eve of Pride Festival and will be followed by a special Blackout Party in the Underground. Time: 10:00 PM on O.Henry’s
•SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 - BLUE RIDGE PROCESSION downtown Asheville on Patton Ave up to Vance Monument and Festival. Beginning at 10:30 AM. (See Above)
•SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29- Blue Ridge Pride Festival - Pack Square Park 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
•SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 - After Pride Gospel Pot Luck Dinner and Celebration. Bring your favorite dish to share and enjoy while being entertained by the Gospel girls. Place: O.Henry's on Haywood Time: 5:00-7:00 PM. Everyone is welcome.
BLUE RIDGE PRIDE FESTIVAL WEEK IS HERE!
Get Ready to participate in the Biggest and Best Pride Festival ever as we celebrate 10 Years of Blue Ridge Pride in the mountains.