Wednesday, May 15, 2013

2013 DC Pride & Heritage - May 18

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Heritage Month. June is LGBTQ Pride Month. May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

Join DC's queer AAPI community to celebrate each of those events and recognize community leaders. The event, Pride & Heritage, is a collaboration between APIQS, KhushDC, AQUA, and NAPAWF-DC and it will be our 13th year celebrating it together!

This year's program includes updates from each of our organizations, honoring of local community leaders, and more.

  • Date: May 18, 2013
  • Time: Party starts at 5:30PM; programming starts at 6:30PM.
  • Location: Larry's Lounge, 1840 18th St NW, Washington DC
    • Lower level and outdoor patio
    • Nearest Metro station is Dupont Circle
  • Cover: $5 cover includes hor d'oeuvres from Burma Restaurant and a raffle ticket. Prizes include selection of sex toys courtesy of The Garden. Additional raffle tickets may be purchased.
  • Other information: 
    • Happy hour specials from 4pm to 9pm.
    • Dress code: casual.
    • This event is open to all.

HONOREES:

  • Danny Leung (AQUA)
  • Mala Nagarajan (KhushDC)
  • Vega Subramaniam (KhushDC)
  • Lan Van (APIQS)

Asian Pacific Islander Queer Sisters (APIQS) - http://www.apiqsdc.org/

KhushDC - http://www.khushdc.org/
Asian Queers United for Action (AQUA) - https://www.facebook.com/aqua.dc.5
National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum (NAPAWF-DC) - http://napawf.org/