The COMPLETE Us Helping Us 2018 Pride Recap
Thousands of visitors from around the world came out for 2018 DC Black Pride (May 25-28, 2018) & 2018 DC Capitol Pride (June 7-10, 2018), and with so many events we've compiled some of the most memorable highlights.
DC Black Pride is the first official black gay pride event is the United States. Since 1991, tens of thousands from the DC metro area and beyond gather for special events to acknowledge the progression of the black LGBT community. The success of DC Black Pride inspired the creation of of annual official black pride events in other major cities across the country.
Tuesday-Wednesday, May 22-23
The Sex Review: Pride Edition
The Sex Review was a stimulating discussion about how to prevent the acquisition or transmission of sexually transmitted infections while still enjoying sex. The Sex Review was held at Studio Theater on 14th Street NW. Participants were given K5 Entertainment Pride passes.
Thursday, May 24
Welcome to DC Block Party
Us Helping Us kicked off the DC Black Pride celebrations with the Welcome to DC Block Party at The DENIM Collection. With special appearances by Deja Perez from 93.9 WKYS, DJ MoMoney, Whitman-Walker Health, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, FHI 360, Comfort Zone.
Friday, May 25