It's the end of another Pride month in New York, but this year's festivities took on a whole new meaning after a year of hardly any events and in-person gatherings, let alone full-on bashes of the kind that induce major FOMO. Over the past week and weekend, as the month drew to a close, we look back at where the glitterati celebrated all things fashion and Pride in and around the city.
Notable Guests: James Franco, Zachary Quinto, Jason Wu, RJ King, Charlie Knepper, Amanda Lepore, CT Hedden
Where: GITANO Garden of Love
When: Sunday, June 27, 2021
What: A Pride celebration to recognize and support the LGBTQ+ community with a day of excitement & fun. VIP Guests, Influencers, Editors and Friends gathered for performances by Amanda Lepore, CT Hedden, and music from DJ Timo Weiland for a day to remember.
Where: 74 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn
When: Tuesday, June 29
What: Creative Basics brand Parade kicked off its Summer of Parade summer party series in Brooklyn where guests danced the night away to DJ Mazurbate and a surprise drag performance by Maya Margarita. Specialty cocktails and boozy paletas were provided by Rosaluna.
Notable Guests: Jamie Chung, Bryan Greenberg, Miss J Alexander, DJ Todd Terry, DJ Junior Sanchez
Where: TWA Hotel + Roller Rink at JFK Airport
When: Thursday, June 24, 2021
What: Diesel's afterparty for its SS22 show under new creative director Glenn Martens took place at the TWA Hotel at a retro roller skating rink to celebrates fun times, good vibes and a return to normal in NYC.
Notable Guests: Stacey Bendet, Drew Barrymore, Lea Michele, Cuba Gooding Jr., Tayshia Adams, Huma Abedin
Where: Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, New York
When: Thursday June 24, 2021
What: Alice + Olivia celebrated Pride by throwing a prom benefitting the Ali Forney Center. Guests arrived in Volkswagen ID.4 cars, Volkswagen's first all-electric SUV and the brand's first electric world car and dressed to impress in colorful Alice + Olivia looks to tie with the theme of "Somewear Over the Rainbow" while dancing the night away to music by DJ Ty Sunderland on an stace face printed dance floor.
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