Rally this Sunday, march next Sunday
This years Gay Pride Week will kick off with a rally in Bryant Park at Sixth Ave. and 42nd St. this Sun., June 20. Organized by Heritage of Pride, the annual gathering, called The Rally: Pride Starts Here! will be emceed by Kate Clinton. This years speakers and performers include Frank Decaro, Housewives on Prozac, Josh Zuckerman and Stephanie Adams. The event runs from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The 35th annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride March will be held Sun., June 27. The march begins at Fifth Ave. and 52nd St. at noon, goes down Fifth Ave to Eighth St., where it turns right, proceeding across Sixth Ave. to Greenwich Ave., turning left onto Christopher St. and ending in the Village. There will be a moment of silence at 2 p.m. Details, registration and volunteer training sessions can be found on Heritage of Prides Web site www.hopinc.org/ events/march.cfm. The parades grand marshals are Harvey Fierstein and Candice Boyce. For more information call 212-80-PRIDE.