Pride Month: LGBTQ+ Events in The Palm Beaches

May 24, 2022

There are plentiful ways to celebrate Pride in Palm Beach County!

With a long list of fabulous experiences and fun LGBTQ+ -friendly events, celebrating Pride in The Palm Beaches is easier than you can imagine! Check out all upcoming pride events and mark your calendar!


World Polo Pride, Wellington – May 27-29

Benefiting the It Gets Better Project, the World Polo Pride is a weekend full of wonder, Pride, drag, and polo dedicated to celebrating inclusion in this equestrian sport. This luxury sporting event and dining experience was created to promote equality and increase visibility of the LGTBQ+ Community. For the occasion, actress Rebel Wilson is coming back to The Palm Beaches! Buy your tickets here.

Location: 13444 South Fields Road, Wellington, FL 33414.

Pride Polo


Pride Lights, West Palm Beach – June 1

The city of West Palm Beach celebrates the local LGBTQIA+ community in downtown West Palm Beach by lighting up the Centennial Fountain in Nancy Graham Centennial Park, Citizens Building, Palm Beach Dramaworks Marquee, and Brightline Station. Pistache French Bistro will be hosting happy hour beforehand from 6 pm to 8 pm. At 8 pm, as the fountain lights up with Pride, the celebration begins with a free and open to the public musical performance featuring cabaret stars Rob Russell and Avery Sommers, plus musical ensembles from both the Palm Beach Symphony and Young Singers of The Palm Beaches.

Location: Centennial Square, 100 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Pride lights


Family-Friendly Pride Night at The Square, West Palm Beach – June 2

Transpire Help, Rohi’s Readery and Compass Community Center are coming together to kick off Pride month with Pride Night at The Square featuring family art classes, live music, face painting, rainbow photo moments, bites by Taqueria Bonitas and more. Visit lululemon for a chance to win the brand's Pride-designed socks before they hit the shelves on June 7th. Twelve lucky winners will be announced at the end of the night. The event is free and open to the public from 6 pm to 9 pm. Catch the grand finale and unveiling of a rainbow Wishing Tree at 8:30PM.

Location: The Square, 700 South Rosemary Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

The Square Pride event flyer


Pride On The Block, West Palm Beach – June 4

On June 4th, from 1 pm to 10 pm, celebrate the third annual Pride On The Block. The all-day event highlights the importance of diversity and inclusion through live music, drag shows, kids activities, arts & crafts vendors, local artists, auction and raffle, drink specials, and LGBTQ+ resources. The event on the block is free and open to the public. The not-to-be-missed after party starts at 9 pm to 4 am and will feature @slothrust and @moonkissedmusic presented by @transpirehelp. Wristbands are $30 pre-sale, $35 at the event for seven free drinks and a discount door at the afterparty. VIP Passes are also available for anyone who wants to enjoy a private bar and bathrooms inside an exclusive lounge. Reserve your wristband or VIP pass here.
Pride on the Block is the annual fundraiser for Transpire Help, which provides funding for medical care, housing and more for the LGBTQ+ community in Palm Beach County.

Location: 500 Block, Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

The Palm Beaches logo in rainbow colors


Colors of the Rainbow Class, West Palm Beach – June 4

When attending Pride On The Block, make sure to check out the Colors of the Rainbow Class to honor LGBTQIA+ artists with incredible educators from the Norton Museum of Art and Rohi's Readery. All ages are welcome!
The Norton Museum of Art was founded in 1941 by Ralph Hubbard Norton and his wife Elizabeth Calhoun Norton. The Museum’s permanent collection consists of more than 8,200 works in five curatorial departments: European, American, Chinese, Contemporary and Photography. Rohi's Readery is a social justice driven children's bookstore and learning center dedicated to critical literacy that promotes inclusivity and diversity.

Location: 512 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Rainbow flag


Annual Pride Pool Party, Riviera Beach – June 4

Celebrate love for all at the Annual Pride Pool Party in Riviera Beach from 7 pm to 11.30 pm. This is a 21 and older event! Buy your tickets here.

Location: Barracuda Bay Aquatic Complex, 1621 West Blue Heron Boulevard, Riviera Beach, FL 33404.


Film - Keith Haring: Street Art Boy, Boca Raton – June 9-10

Celebrate gay pride month with Keith Haring: Street Art Boy! The movie includes unseen interviews with Keith Haring, the artist who revolutionized the worlds of pop culture and fine art. Haring devoted his career to creating public art and advocating social change, highlighting the threats of violence, sexual exploitation, and political oppression. This is a two-day film: Thursday, June 9, at 6-7 pm and Friday, June 10, at 2-3 pm. Tickets are $15 and include admission to the Museum.

Location: Boca Raton Museum Of Art, 501 Plaza Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432.

Keith Harin


Art After Dark / '70s Pride Night!, West Palm Beach – June 10

Each Friday night from 5 pm to 10 pm, the Norton Museum in West Palm Beach organizes Art After Dark—a fun mix of art and entertainment! On Friday, June 10, the Norton Museum will celebrate the LGBTQ+ community with special performances, art-making activities, and more! The event is organized in partnership with Compass LGBTQ Community Center.

Location: Norton Museum of Art, 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Art After Dark


Celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride Month, Delray Beach – June 11

On Saturday, June 11, the City of Delray Beach celebrates pride by hosting the first Pride Delray Beach Festival from 4 pm to 8 pm. The event is free and will feature a pet costume contest, vendors, food trucks, live entertainment, and more. There will also be appearances by Ariel Rimm, Adelaide, Angie Ovahness Pryce, Citris, and current reigning Miss Palm Beach Pride, Crystal Famouz. A concert by "Almost Abba" will take place at the Old School Square Pavilion at 8:30 pm.

Location: NE 2nd Ave. between E. Atlantic Ave. and NE 2nd St., Delray Beach, FL


Pride Fest Drag Brunch at the Delray Beach Market, Delray Beach – June 11

The Delray Beach Market is hosting the first ever Drag Show on Saturday, June 11 from 12 – 4 pm! A special show will feature some of South Florida’s premier Drag Queens Rianna Petrone, Shelita Taylor, and Tayanna Love. With cocktail partnerships and specialty libations from Grey Goose, Illegal Mezcal and The Beach Rose from Whispering Angel at their very own pop-up bar, the Delray Beach Market will provide a variety of pride-inspired celebrations from each glass served. In addition, the market has joined Illegal Mezcal and the non-profit wayOUT foundation to donate $1 for each Mezcal Margarita sold to empower LGBTQ+ youth all over the United States.
Location: Delray Beach Market, 33 Southeast 3rd Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33483.


Garage Queens at Arts Garage, Delray Beach – June 24

On Friday, June 24th, from 8 pm to 10 pm, join local South Florida’s diva, icon, and legend Ariel Rimm at Arts Garage—starring alongside some of South Florida’s most electrifying drag entertainers including Adelaide, Citris, and Angie Ovahness Pryce! Buy your tickets.

Location: 94 NE 2nd Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444.

Garage Queen


20th Annual Stonewall Ball, West Palm Beach – June 25

Organized by the Compass Community Center, the 20th Annual Stonewall Ball will return on Saturday, June 25, at the Cox Science Center and Aquarium. The event includes delicious food and drinks, a silent auction, live entertainment, an awards ceremony, and much more! This year's theme is Electric Disco. Keep it in mind and come dressed to impress! The VIP Reception will take place inside, while the Dance Party starting at 9 pm will take place outside in the Electric Disco Forest. Funds raised sustain programs and operations for Compass Community Center. Buy your ticket here.

Location: Cox Science Center and Aquarium, 4800 Dreher Trail N, West Palm Beach, FL 33405.

Harriett Himmel Theater
Courtesy of The Square

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