The Very Best of NYC Special Events
Greater New York Human Rights Campaign Gala, Brooklyn LGBT Wedding Expo, Best Women’sDance in NYC, Wedding Equality Expo,
The Greater New York HRC Steering Committee and Dinner co-chairs Eric Blomquist, Jo Doyle and John Rivers cordially invite you to celebrate recent victories for the LGBT movement and gear up for the continued fight for civil rights at the 11th annual Greater New York Human Rights Campaign Gala at the Waldorf=Astoria Feb 4. More details about this star-studded event will be released soon—check hrc.org for the latest information.
Brooklyn Community Pride Center presents the Brooklyn LGBT Wedding Expo, the borough’s first major LGBTQ wedding expo at the historic Brooklyn Borough Hall Jan 15. The expo is expected to draw thousands of guests and will be attended by more than 100 vendors serving wedding and special occasion needs such as hotels, banquet halls, caterers, florists, rental and travel agents, lawyers, financial advisors and event planners. The expo will also feature honeymoon packages and elaborate giveaways from regional and national sponsors, as well as a silent auction of merchandise redeemable from local businesses.
Join the women of SAGE for its Best Women’s Dance in NYC at the LQ Club Jan 15. Dance the afternoon away as DJ Susan Levine spins the best dance music from eras past and present. Proceeds benefit SAGE: Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders.
Passages VaGAYtions, a leading gay travel agency in New York, invites you and your bride to the Wedding Equality Expo at the historic Old Bermuda Inn on Staten Island Jan 19. Serving all members of the LGBT community, Passages VaGAYtions works to provide clients with customized vacation packages that accommodate all of their specific needs and desires, from romantic getaways to adventure travel. The evening starts with a wedding showcase followed by a karaoke party featuring DJ Dawn Michaels.