East Coast Events

Speak Your Truth premiere -New York, NY

Date: March 8, 2018

Time: 6:15 PM – 8:15 PM EST

Location: Anthology Film Archives- 32 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10003

Speak Your Truth premieres in NYC. This is a feature length film about personal awareness and sexual liberation. This groundbreaking documentary film spotlights women in straight marriages who came out as lesbians and changed their lives by speaking the truth. There will be a Q & A after the film with Director Kris Erickson, and several of the women featured in the film. Local after party with location TBD.

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Speak Your Truth After Party - New York, NY

Date: March 8, 2018

Time: 9:00 PM EST

Location: Professor Thom’s- 219 2nd Ave, New York, NY

Although the NYC screening is sold out March 8th. Everyone is invited to the after-party! Suggested cover of $10 will be donated to Family Equality Council for their never ending drive for equality and better lives for our LGBTQ families. 

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2018 Lesbians of Color Symposium

Date: March 9- 10th, 2018

Location: Harvard Law School, Boston, MA

Since 2012, the Lesbians+ of Color Symposium (LOCS) unites and empowers LBTQ+ women and non - binary people of color and allies for networking and advocacy. The event features dynamic speakers and workshops dedicated to topics that affect our community. LOCS is co-hosted by Harvard Law School Lambda and held at Harvard Law School.

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Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Location: Holiday Inn, Oneota, NY

Mark you calendars for a day of fun, games, and workshops where children and adults are taken care of, pampered, and supported! Share, learn and build community with Pride and Joy Families and Otsego Pride Alliance. 


Night at the Pier

Date: May 7, 2018
Location: Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, New York

Family Equality Council’s Night at the Pier gala is a celebration of LGBTQ families, and the people and organizations which have made an impact on our families and communities. Night at the Pier not only honors the contributions of remarkable people and groups, but also highlights the accomplishments of Family Equality Council – from our work fighting so-called religious freedom restoration acts to our community.

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Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018

Time: 2:30 - 9:00 pm

Location: Fire Island Pines, New York

Come celebrate Pride at the most popular women's event of the season in Fire Island Pines and raise money for Family Equality Council and their programs to help LGBTQ families. Dress code is classic white. 

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Family Movie Night

Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Time: TBD - 5:30PM Estimate

Location: Pier 45 - The Christopher Street Pier

A celebration of families for all families.Family Movie Night is going to be wild this year! Enjoy a family-friendly flick, appropriate for all ages, while lounging under the stars on Hudson River Park’s Pier 45. While this is one of the only free events for children and LGBT families during Pride, we are offering a premium seating opportunity for 2018. Reserved seating tickets will become available in February 2018. The space will open its doors at 7:30 p.m. and the movie will screen at dusk. We hope you and your family can join us for this special evening!

The film for the 2018 season will be announced in March of 2018.

General Admission is FREE and available for all! No tickets required.

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Dates: July 28, 2018 - August 4, 2018
Location: Provincetown, Massachusetts

Family Week is the largest global gathering of the LGBTQ-headed family community - Join us in Provincetown for the 23rd annual Family Week! From sun up to sunset there are workshops, gatherings, activities, and general fun for everyone of all ages. Build your community of LGBTQ-head families and get inspired for the year to come. 


Questions? Contact Us

Tatiana Quiroga, Director of National Family Networks