Michigan Pride takes over Lansing June 23-24

By |2018-01-23T07:02:44-05:00May 25th, 2006|Uncategorized|

LANSING – Get out those rainbow banners. It’s that time of year again.
Michigan Pride will kick off its annual LGBT celebration with a comedy show at 8 p.m. on June 23. The comedy show will feature Dan DeCapua, Leslie Johnson, Crystal P. and Phenecia Banks. Tickets are $15. Dinner will also be served at the event at an additional cost. To make reservations call 517-853-1912
On June 24 the LGBT Civil Rights Rally, which aims to draw attention to issues affecting the LGBT community, will feature statewide leaders and politicians who will highlight the most critical needs of this community at 1:30 p.m. following the March to the Capitol.
Following the rally will be a dance party in the heart of Lansing’s Old Town District. Close out Pride with Dance-N-Ride, hosted by Michigan Bearfest, featuring special guest DJ Jimmy of Partners Bar in Battle Creek. Tickets are $5 for 18 and over. Proceeds benefit Michigan Pride. Shuttles will run from the parking ramp at 115 S. Grand Ave. beginning at 8 p.m. and select host hotels at 10 p.m.
For more information visit http://www.michiganpride.org.

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