Sunday, September 15, 2013

Celebrate Bisexuality Day 2013: #BiPrideDay Events Worldwide

Below are #BiPrideDay events happening in the U.S. and the World!  
If we missed your event please post below so we can include it in our posts, tweets and emails!

U.S.

Atlanta, Georgia
A Bi Visibility Day celebration will be held in Atlanta from 7-9pm at the Philip Rush Center on Saturday, September 21st from 7-9pm. More info here.

Bakersfield, CA
The Bakersfield College GSA in alliance with the Bakersfield LGBTQ will hold a full day of events beginning at Bakersfield College with a fun and games information table in the morning and a noon panel discussion on Non-monosexuality. In the afternoon we will meet at Jastro Park on Truxtun to hold a BiVisibility Rally from 4:30-5:30 then we'll have a BBQ at Jastro Park to Celebrate our day! More info here.

Boston
The Bisexual Resource Center have a celebration on Fri, September 27, 7pm – 10pm at the Lir Pub this year on Boylston Street.  They will be handing out Unsung Hero and Bi Ally awards and filling you in on the exciting bi achievements of 2013. Suggested donation of $5 at the door. More info here.

Chicago
Celebrate Bisexuality Day with Bisexual & Queer Alliance of Chicago at Center on Halstead.  Speaker: Wendy Curry; Q&A. Monday 23 September 2013, 7pm-9pm. More info here

Los Angeles
The Los Angeles Bi Task Force hosts "The Bi Chill: 2013 Bi Arts Fest and Social" from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Sunday, September 22nd at The Village at Ed Gould Plaza. $10.00 recommended donation. More info here.

New York City Tri-state Area
(1) Jackson Heights Queens: "Why Celebrate Being Bi? Five Great Reasons" BiRequest moderator Paul Nocera deliverers some remarks on the subject followed by a sure to be lively and informative Q&A. Light Refreshments will also be served. On Saturday, September 21st from 6PM to 9PM at the Queens Pride House. More info here.
(2) New York City: Party With a Purpose! "Bisexual Pride Celebration and Fundraiser for NYC's Own Bi-Trans Activist Bryan Ellicot" We're having a BIG PARTY for Bi Visibility Day 2013 and helping out a local Bi-Trans Activist. So Come On Down! You all can have Loads of Fun and do a Good Deed all at the same time. On Monday September 23rd starting at 6 PM at the historic Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village. More info here & here
(3)White Plains NY: The Westchester County Bisexual Discussion Group will be celebrating Bi Visibility Day with a bisexual themed film. This year's film will be "Something for Everyone" followed by a group discussion. On Tuesday September 24th from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM at the The LOFT LGBT Community Center. More info here

San Francisco
Monday, September 23rd 6pm-10pm. Celebrate Bisexuality Day Event. Gather on the Back Patio @ El Rio in San Francisco, CA. Free before 9pm, $1 cover after. More info here.

St Paul, MN
Monday 23rd September 7pm – 930pm. The Bisexual Organizing Project celebrates our annual Bi Day event with free pizza and soft drinks!
Special this year is the Community Recognition Awards...Come see who gets the shiny plaque this year! More info here.

Washington D.C.
Washington DC’s first official “Bi Pride Day”.  The D.C. Mayor's office will deliver a special proclamation for the city’s “Celebrate Bisexuality Day” at a gathering on Monday, September 23, 2013 with a panel discussion to follow. More info here.

INTERNATIONALLY


Dublin, Ireland
 Monday 23 September, 6pm: Bi Irish Dublin / BiVisible Ireland event at the Outhouse. More info here.

Paris, France
September 23 Bi’Cause will host a panel debate at the Centre LGBT Paris-Île-de-France is: 61-63 rue. More info here.

Tel-Aviv, Israel
This year sees the first Bi Pride event in Tel-Aviv Israel, on Monday September 23, called המעגל הביסקסואלי (which translates to English as The Bi Circle). More info here.

Tuesday September 24th
A special screening of Ze, Zombie. More info here.

Brighton, UK
Monday 23 September: bis and allies get-together over ice-cream. Details soon on http://september23.bi.org/.

London
Monday 23 September: event for over-50s bis at Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, 2pm-7pm and Penderel’s Oak, 283-288 High Holborn 6pm-9pm. Contact: Kate Hancock on kate.hancock@ageukcamden.org.uk
Saturday 28 September: BiFete – 2pm-8pm at Brixton Community Base, £3 entry – details here.

Manchester, UK
Sunday 22 September: BiPhoria will be hosting a social afternoon for Bi Visibility Day at the LGF centre, Richmond Street. With local bi organising history talk, poster displays, food & drink and more. 2pm-5pm.
Sunday 22 September: BiPhoria pub quiz and social meet-up, 5.30pm into the evening. Quiz starts 6pm. Downstairs function room, Taurus, 1 Canal Street.

Monday 23 September: evening event hosted by the Co-Operative, with speakers from Bi Community News, BiUK & more. Details and online booking form here.

Sheffield, UK
Monday 23 September: event details to be confirmed.
Details soon on http://september23.bi.org

Southampton, UK
Southampton Solent University will have a display about bisexuality in the Mountbatten Library from 23-30 September 2013, organised by the LGBT Staff Network, from 23rd – 30th.

Swansea,Wales
Monday 23 September: 2pm-5pm Have Your Say event, Committee Room 1, Civic Centre. Facebook has details here.

Victoria, Australia
Join Bi Alliance for the Celebrate Bisexuality Day dinner, Monday 23 September from 7pm


Special thanks to the International Bi Visibility Day website for compiling so many of the community events.  Check out their site for the latest on events around the globe! http://september23.bi.org/

1 comment:

  1. Bakersfield, California
    The Bakersfield College GSA in alliance with the Bakersfield LGBTQ will hold a full day of events beginning at Bakersfield College with a fun and games information table in the morning and a noon panel discussion on Nonmonosexuality. In the afternoon we will meet at Jastro Park on Truxtun to hold a BiVisibility Rally from 4:30-5:30 then we'll have a BBQ at Jastro Park to Celebrate our day!

    For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/198993190274935/

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