Visit Rochester - Pride Events List
Trillium Health - Pride Events List
While June is recognized nationally as Pride Month, Monroe County’s LGBTQ+ community has traditionally celebrated Pride in July.
In celebration of Monroe County’s Bicentennial and the 50th Anniversary of the county’s first organized Pride events, a selection of panels from the “Forging Alliances: Rochester’s LGBT Story” project are on display at several county-owned facilities.
You can view panels at the following locations:
- Gordon A. Howe Monroe County Office Building
39 W. Main St., Rochester, NY 14614
- City Place
50 Fitzhugh St. North, Rochester, NY 14614
- The Roger Robach Community Center
180 Beach Ave., Rochester, NY 14612
- Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County Rundel Memorial Building
115 South Ave., Rochester, NY 14604
- Frederick Douglass Greater Rochester International Airport
1200 Brooks Ave., Rochester, NY 14624
- Henrietta Department of Motor Vehicles Office
1225 Jefferson Road Suit A 26A, Rochester, NY 14623
- Greece Department of Motor Vehicles Office
152 Greece Ridge Center Dr., Rochester, NY 14626
The panels - originally written, organized and displayed by the Library and Archives of the Out Alliance - details decades of struggle and progress as Rochester’s and the nation’s LGBTQ+ community sought acceptance and recognition of their civil rights. View panels here by clicking the link below.
Monroe County is proud to be a sponsor of 2022 Pride events, including the 2022 Pride Picnic from noon to 6 p.m. July 10, 2022 at Genesee Valley Park, the ESL Federal Credit Union ROC Pride Parade at 1 p.m. July 16 on Park Avenue and the ESL Federal Credit Union ROC Pride Fest, from noon to 8 p.m. at Cobbs Hill Park.
Pride Panels Gallery
Click any of the preview images below to view the larger version.