In partnership with
June 19 - 21
YouTube and Facebook
Advocates and entertainers Peppermint and Bob the Drag Queen, together with political activist and New York City drag staple Marti Gould Cummings and The Only Productions, today announce Black Queer Town Hall!
Featuring performances, roundtable discussions, and fundraising opportunities for #BlackLivesMatter, Black LGBTQ organizations, and local Black LGBTQ drag performers. Replacing “Pride 2020 Drag Fest” this event shift focus to center Black queer voices. During the “Black Queer Town Hall,” a diverse collection of LGBTQ voices and will discuss pathways to dismantle racism and white supremacy, and demand an end to police brutality.
Viewers can contribute directly to each of the Black drag performers during their scheduled performance time and can also contribute to organizations run by and serving Black LGBTQ people. The event will also pay homage to the queer people of color who started the revolutionary riots at Stonewall in 1969 and other Black LGBTQ trailblazers who have advanced equality for all.