Chapel Hill and Carrboro are coming together to show LGBTQ+ Pride in the month of June, through a mix of in-person and virtual events, as well as Pride flags and proclamations by each municipalities.
Here are some of the events that are part of Small Town Pride.
Drag Queen Story Time
Saturday, June 12th, 2021
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Southern Community Park
1000 Sumac Road, Chapel Hill
Join host Stormie Daie for a fun and fabulous morning of songs and stories that celebrate diversity and encourage kids to be exactly who they are. Everyone is welcome at this story time, but the books will be best for ages 2 – 7. No registration is required, but everyone is asked to wears their masks and practice physical distancing. Meet up at the large shelter at Southern Community Park and come dressed to dance!
Pride Food Truck Rodeo and Dance Party
Thursday, June 24th, 2021
5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Carrboro Town Commons
301 West Main Street, Carrboro
Enjoy great food, great music, and booths from local businesses and organizations. Masks and physical distancing required.
Pride Book Club
Monday, June 28th, 2021
Join on Zoom to talk to fellow book-lovers, LGBTQ+ folks, and allies about Emily Hashimoto’s debut book, A World Between.
Described by BOMB Magazine as “an incredibly refreshing exploration of how the bond between two queer women of color evolves over the course of a decade,” this tender, moving book explores the intersections of queer identity, romance, family, and race with a gentleness not often seen in queer stories.
Get your copy of A World Between by Emily Hashimoto from Chapel Hill Public Library, Flyleaf Books , or Epilogue Books.
Check back soon for a registration link.
Upcoming Events in the Triangle -- both virtual and in-personCheck out our full events calendar, where you can enter any date, or look at the events for the next few days here:
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Friday, June 25, 2021
Saturday, June 26, 2021