July 3, 2018 at 2:04 pm EDT | by Grace Perry
Westminster launches first Pride day
Westminster Pride, gay news, Washington Blade

(Photo courtesy of Westminster Pride)

Saturday, July 7 marks Westminster, Md.’s Pride weekend, featuring its first-ever Pride Festival (noon-5 p.m.; E Main St., Westminster, Md.) and drag show, “Shantay You Stay” (8 p.m.; 17 Bond St., Westminster, Md.).  

The Pride Festival offers attendees an afternoon of music, entertainment, food and more. With two stages and five performers throughout the day, guests can get a little taste of everything from local indie punk to New Orleans R&B. The event is free and open to the public and family friendly. For additional information, visit westminsterpride.org. 

That evening, the “Shantay You Stay” drag show hits the stage, featuring East Coast-based queens.

Tickets are $10 each and can only be purchased with cash at the door. Cash bar is available with beer and wine and light food will be served. For more information, search for the event on Facebook or visit westminsterpride.com 

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