There are several events in the coming days to celebrate Pride, equality, and diversity. Here's the run down. We hope you and members of your congregation will join in the love.
June 23 – TRANS PRIDE MARCH
Trans Pride Seattle takes place on Friday, June 23 from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. in Cal Anderson Park. Participants will begin gathering at 5:00 p.m. with the march set to begin at 6:00 p.m. The march will set off down Broadway towards Pike Street, where it will turn left and proceed east on Pike Street and then left onto 11th. The March will end with a rally and celebration in Cal Anderson Park. More information is available at http://www.transprideseattle.org/.
June 24 – CAPITOL HILL PRIDE FEST – TOGETHER WE RISE
The Capitol Hill Pride Fest will take place on Saturday, June 24 from noon to 8:00 p.m. in Cal Anderson Park and the Denny Way Sound Transit Station. The event will feature a street festival, arts & crafts, a beer garden, and two stages of entertainment. For more information visit http://www.seattlepridefest.org/caphill/.
June 24 – INTERFAITH PRIDE SERVICE – HOLY RESISTANCE
The Seattle Pride Interfaith Celebration Service will be held on Saturday, June 24th at 2:00 p.m. at All Pilgrims Christian Church (500 Broadway East). Every year during LGBTQ+ Pride, people of many different faiths come together to celebrate diversity. This year’s service will present speakers from Christian, Jewish, Sufi, Buddhist, New Thought, and Pagan traditions and will also feature the SpiritVision Mass Choir. You are welcome just as you are! For more information call 206-325-2421.
June 25 – SEATTLE PRIDE PARADE - INDIVISIBLE
We have received our final staging instructions and we are contingent number 61 and will be gathering on 4th Avenue between Spring and Madison. (We're in front of the library. Look for the tall, rainbow cross.)
Folks can begin arriving as early as 8:30 a.m. but our official staging window is between 11:15 and 11:45 a.m. Remember, if you are running late and want to join us en route, just call either Rick or Brian and they will let you know where we are.
Brian Anderson 206-617-1511
Rick Pribbernow 425-359-9313
Open Door Ministries is an extended ministry of the N.W. Washington Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and a member of Lutheran Services of America