Pride flag ceremony scheduled for Monday in West Hartford

WEST HARTFORD, CT — Pride Month is June and it is a month of various activities to celebrate the contributions of the LGBTQ+ community in West Hartford.

On Monday, June 3, local leaders and the local, grassroots West Hartford Pride organization will host a Pride Flag Ceremony on Unity Green on South Main Street at 6:30 p.m.


The Pride Month events kicked off on Sunday, June 2, with a special bike ride event from BiCi Co. to the GastroPark on New Park Avenue.

However, the Pride Flag ceremony is the second of many Pride events taking place in the city throughout the month.

Among them are:

Thursday June 6: A Pride Month Kick Off Party at the GastroPark, 637 New Park Ave., at 5 p.m.

Friday June 14: “Laugh With Pride” at New Park Brewing, 485 New Park Ave., at 7 p.m.

Thursday June 20: A special event on LGBTQ+ and religion, Congregation Beth Israel, 701 Farmington Ave. at 7 p.m

Friday June 21: Pizza and Pride, Savoy Pizzeria, 32 LaSalle Road, at 5 p.m

Saturday June 22: Pride Day kickoff, steps of West Hartford Town Hall, 50 S. Main St., at 10:30 a.m.

Saturday June 22: Pride Festival, West Hartford City Hall, 50 S. Main St., at noon.

Saturday June 22: West Hartford Pride After Party, New Park Brewing, 498 Parke Ave., at 7:30 p.m.

For more information about these and other vents, visit or the West Hartford Pride Facebook page at