May 23, 2019 at 8:17 am EDT | by Mariah Cooper
Latinx Pride returns with full slate
Latinx Pride, gay news, Washington Blade
Latinx Pride (Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key)

The 13th annual D.C. Latinx Pride is June 1-6 with various events. This year’s theme is “Gritando Orgullo” (screaming pride). 

A panel discussion will be held on Saturday, June 1 at 5 p.m. at Metropolitan Community Church of Washington (474 Ridge St., N.W.), a Latinx LGBTQ History Tour with Jose Gutierrez will be held on Sunday, June 2 at 3 p.m. starting at the corner of Colmbia Rd. and 18th St., N.W. in Adams Morgan. The walking tour will stop by Salud Inc., one of the first D.C. Latino HIV/AIDS organizations, El Faro, the first D.C. Latinx LGTBQ bar, Bar Noa Noa, Perry’s Restaurant and more. Admission is free. 

A group art show dubbed “La Platica: Elevando Arte, Poesia & Palabra” will be held on Tuesday, June 4 at 5 p.m. at HRC (1640 Rhode Island Ave., N.W.) and the official dance party “Gritando Orgullo” will be Thursday, June 6 at 9 p.m. at D.C. Eagle (3701 Benning Rd., N.E.). All the events are on Facebook or visit latinoglbthistory.org.

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