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Ascend with Pride

Join us for a free Pride celebration for all ages at a NYC monument dedicated to human rights: FDR Four Freedoms State Park!

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Saturday, June 15th, 2019


FDR Four Freedoms State Park

Roosevelt Island


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Ascend with Pride: An Afternoon with Friends & Family at FDR Four Freedoms State Park

Saturday, June 15, 2019 12:00 - 6:00 PM Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms State Park 1 FDR Four Freedoms Park, Roosevelt Island

Get your cameras ready: a 12’ x 100’ Pride flag is coming to FDR Four Freedoms State Park!

From Friday, June 14 to Sunday, June 30, the Park’s monumental staircase will transform into a massive LGBTQIA+ Pride Flag to celebrate the universal human rights articulated in FDR’s Four Freedoms Speech: freedom of speech & expression, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear.

On Saturday, June 15 from 12:00-6:00 PM, the Park will host a free World Pride celebration for all ages, with VideoOut onsite all day capturing coming out stories for their online library, food trucks for a picnic on the lawn, and a visit from Drag Queen Story Hour, at 12:30 PM and 2:00 PM, featuring books that focus on diversity and inclusivity from Little Bee Books.

Event details subject to change.

Learn more & register for your free tickets here.