Houston Pride 2023 - Parade Route, LGBTQ Events, Parties and More!

Houston Pride 2023 – Parade Route, LGBTQ Events, Parties, and More!

Houstonians! Get ready to paint the town with vibrant colors, and spread waves of love as Pride 2023 takes over the city with its electrifying energy! 

Every June, members of the LGBTQIA+ community celebrate Pride month with various events in honor of the Stonewall riots of 1969, which was a major catalyst of the gay liberation movement.

This year’s Houston Pride 2023 events promise to be an unforgettable celebration of inclusivity, diversity, and joy. As the city gears up for Pride Houston 2023 extravaganza, learn about important information such as the Houston Pride Parade route 2023, the must-attend LGBTQ events, and where the unforgettable parties are happening!

Check out our list of Houston Pride 2023 LGBTQ Events, Parties, and More!

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Houston Pride 2023 – Pride Month Events, Parties & More! 

Pride Trivia: Hosted by Drag Queen Iris Seymour

Join them for a night of fabulous fun and trivia, hosted by the one and only Drag Queen Iris Seymour! Test your knowledge of all things LGBTQ+ and compete for prizes. Celebrate Pride Parade 2023 Houston by getting all the facts right!
When:  Starts on Thursday, June 1, 2023 | at 7:00 pm
Where:  Social Beer Garden HTX, 3101 San Jacinto Street Houston, TX 77004 
How Much: Free

Pride Market at Karbach Brewing

Houston Pride 2023 - Karbach Brewing Co.

Image Credit: Karbach Brewing Co. FB Page

They’ll be hosting their annual Pride Market on Sunday, June 4th! Come by to enjoy some great beer and fantastic music! This is an official event of the Houston LGBT+ Pride Celebration® Parade with a portion of proceeds going to Pride Houston.
When: Sunday, June 4, 2023 | 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: 2032 Karbach St. Houston, TX 77092
How Much: Not Stated

Pride Happy Hour at the Moody

Houston Pride 2023 - Pride Happy Hour at the Moody

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The Pride Chorus Houston will return to the Moody galleries for another late afternoon of acapella renditions of pop favorites. DJ Krazzy Kris gets the party started at this after-hours event celebrating Pride Month. Guests will also have full access to the exhibition Love and Wondervision. Come over after the Houston Pride Parade 2023!
When:  Thursday, June 8, 2023 | 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
Where: 6100 Main Street, MS-480, Houston, TX 77005, 6100 Main MS-550, Houston, TX 77005
How Much: Free

Queer as Folk at Hardy & Nance Studios

Hardy & Nance is proud to present Queer as Folk, an art show celebrating Houston’s LGBTQ+ community, that coincides with their Third Saturday Open Studios on June 17th, from 5-9 pm. They’ve invited select artists to present their favorite and best works for this one. Come out and see the diverse styles and subject matter from a variety of local artists.
When: Saturday, June 17, 2023 | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Hardy & Nance Studios, 902 Hardy St, Houston, TX 77020
How Much: Free

6th Annual The Pride Bar Crawl Houston

Houston Pride 2023 - 6th Annual The Pride Bar Crawl Houston

Image Credit: Buddy’s Houston FB Page

The Pride Bar Crawl Houston is a celebration of love, diversity, and inclusivity. It is a chance to come together with like-minded people and dance the night away at some of the city’s best LGBTQ+-friendly bars. Who wouldn’t want to celebrate Gay Pride Houston 2023 this way?
When: Saturday, June 17, 2023 | 4:00 pm – 12:00 am
Where: 2409 Grant St STE A, Houston, TX 77006
How Much: The price starts at $15

2023 Pride In Business Celebration & Awards

Held during Pride Month, the Pride In Business Celebration is a unique opportunity to celebrate the important role of LGBTQ+ and Allied businesses in the Greater Houston economy. The event underscores how the LGBTQ+ & Allied business community works with the broader business community to realize a better city and region.
When: Friday, June 23. 2023 | 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Where:  Hyatt Regency Houston, 1200 Louisiana St, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: The Price starts at $100

2023 Eagle Pride Festival

3 days and nights of Pride celebration, love, dance & Entertainment with an amazing lineup!!
When: Friday, June 23 – Saturday, June 25, 2023
Where: Eagle Houston, 611 Hyde Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77006
How Much: Not Stated

Pride Extravaganza at Star Sailor HTX

Save the date! HUGE afterparty to Pride Houston sponsored by Montucky, Topo Chico & Lone Star Beer. A fun activity that you need to check out after Splash Pride Houston 2023.
Shotgun for Charity, sponsored by Austin Eastciders. DJ, Live Music, Performers, Flash Tattoos, Face painting & More! 
When: Saturday, June 24 – Sunday, June 25, 2023 
Where: 1710 West 18th Street Houston, TX 77008
How Much: $16

Kinky Circus & Artist Market

KINKY CIRCUS is one of the most successful and longest-running Aerial and Fetish Community Based Events in Houston, TX. Classy, inclusive, and always supportive of their LGBTQIA family and Local Community. They are here to support their community and welcome everyone that accepts them as they are.
When: Saturday, June 24, 2023 | 7:00 pm – 2:00 am
Where:  Numbers Nightclub, 300 Westheimer Houston, TX 77006
How Much: $30

Houston Pride 2023 – Houston Pride Parade 2023

Official Houston Pride LGBT+ Parade 2023

Houston Pride 2023 - 2023 Pride Parade

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The 45th Annual Official Houston Pride Parade 2023 will take place downtown at Houston City Hall, 901 Bagby Street, on Saturday, June 24, 2023, in Houston, TX. This is Houston’s Premiere Event of the Pride Season attended by hundreds of thousands each Summer. The best way to celebrate Pride Parade Houston 2023!
When:  Saturday, June 24, 2023 | 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where:  Houston City Hall, 901 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002
How Much: Free

Looking for Pride Month Events from other cities? Check out these articles – San Antonio Pride 2023, Austin Pride 2023, and Boston Pride 2023!
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