Family-Friendly Pride Month Events

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Happy Pride Month! There are plenty of ways to celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month with your kids this June. All month long, there are festivals, story times and special events happening in the Philadelphia area.

Story Time Fun – Mx Kate Celebrates PRIDE with Rainbow Story Time!
June 10, 10:30 a.m.
Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

The Free Library is hosting a story time and edible rainbow food craft activity to celebrate Pride month. The event is geared towards children 5-11 and will be held outside in Shakespeare Park.

Pride Celebration 
June 11
Please Touch Museum, 4231 Avenue of the Republic, Philadelphia, PA 19131

From storytelling by drag queens to arts activities to pride-themed books, the Please Touch Museum has a jam-packed program to celebrate Pride month this year.

Doylestown Pride Festival 
June 13-19

Doylestown’s second annual pride festival has a variety of family-friendly offerings. Some events not to miss: the Children’s Pride Concert on June 13 with a drag queen story time, crafts, life music and more and a queer youth open mic on June 16.

Julián is a Mermaid Story Stroll 
June 14, 12 p.m.
Kingsessing Library, 1201 South 51st St., Philadelphia, PA 19143

At this event, kids will stroll around the Kingsessing Library and Rec Center while listening to “Julián is a Mermaid” by Jessica Love, a pride-themed story. Participants will also be able to take home craft kids that celebrate Pride month.

Family Pride Day 
June 26, 12-4 p.m.
The Franklin Institute, 217 North 21st St., Philadelphia, Pa 19103

The Franklin Institute is hosting a day full of exciting science-related performances designed to celebrate LGBTQ pride. Local drag queens will be involved in shows and discussions.

Upper Darby’s First Pride Festival
June 27, 12-6 p.m.
Upper Darby High School, 601 North Lansdowne Ave., Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Upper Darby’s first ever pride festival is centered around kid-friendly activities including face and nail painting, music and more.

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