Thursday, September 22, 2011

Bi Pride Weekend: NYC, USA

Friday, September 23rd

When: Friday evening from 6PM - 9:30PM
What: PARTY! Evening Cocktails w/ Community Catering
Where: NYC's main LGBT Community Center on W 13th Street off or 7th Ave in the West Village

Come One, Come All!! Kick of Bi Pride Weekend in NYC! All Bi and Bi Friendly folk are all invited to Celebrate Bisexuality!!! Evening Cocktails & Potluck Admission is $10 sliding scale, OR enter for FREE when you bring a dish to share (enough to fill a small chafing dish) OR be a volunteer.

Meetup -- Facebook

Saturday, September 24th

When: Saturday afternoon from 2PM - 5PM
What: POLITICAL ACTION bI-Q: BI-Quotient Survey: Street Visibility Action
Where: Street Action in NYC from Columbus Circle to Astor Place, right down Broadway

We are EMPOWERED by the recent Census of LGBT people which showed that the majority members of the rainbow consider themselves Bisexual... We are CELEBRATING our own Bisexuality by being out and visible and openly talking about that wonderful intersection between our affections and our attractions

Meetup -- Facebook

When: Saturday afternoon/evening 5:30PM - 9:00PM
What: Relax! Bi Tea
Where: Affaire NYC 50 Avenue B (between 3rd and 4th)

How do YOU take your tea? Come relax during NYC's celebration of Bi Pride Weekend and enjoy tea, pastries and drinks in the company of other Bisexual/Pansexual, Queer-identified and Bi-friendly people in the classy-but-decadent ambience of Affaire Bistro & Lounge. Admission is free, just pay for whatever you order.

Meetup -- Facebook

When: 9:00PM Saturday night until 1AM Sunday morning
What: Performance Night
Where: BAR 82, back room 136 2nd Ave (btwn St. Marks & 9th St)

Continue NYC's celebration of bisexuality with live performances by singer-songwriters rorie kelly and Robin Renée, comedienne Jessica Lovelace-Chandler and spoken word artist Geoff Kagan Trenchard! Doors open at 9pm. Admission $5. Artists' CDs will be available for sale.

Meetup -- Facebook

Sunday, September 25th

When: Sunday afternoon from 3PM - 8PM
What: FILM FESTIVAL! Bisexual Film & Flix Day Festival
Where: Cin-M-Art Space 43 43 Murray St (btwn W Broadway & Church) Downstairs space

How is bisexuality portrayed in the media?? How has the portrayal of Bi people changed with new media? What stereotypes are encouraged or dismantled? Three Films (Carravagio, Rose By Any Other Name & ShortBus) w/Q&A after each film plus Kyle Schickner, bisexual filmmaker/activist will take questions.

Admission Fee is $7.00/per person. Full service bar & restaurant, so feel free to dine while you take in the flix. Popcorn, coffee and tea will also be served.

Meetup -- Facebook