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Chicago celebrates weekend of Black Pride

A capstone event is the annual United Black Pride Party in the Park at Rainbow Beach, E. 79th St. and South Shore Dr., in the South Shore neighborhood. It will take place on Jul. 5 from noon to 6 p.m.

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Events were already underway ahead of the holiday weekend with a Jul. 3 dance party at Circuit, 3641 N. Halsted St. in Boystown. That same night, Club Escape at 1530 E. 75th St., which calls itself Chicago’s largest Black gay bar, hosted its own “XXX Dancer Invasion” event.

Events were already underway ahead of the holiday weekend with a Jul. 3 dance party at Circuit, 3641 N. Halsted St. in Boystown. That same night, Club Escape at 1530 E. 75th St., which calls itself Chicago’s largest Black gay bar, hosted its own “XXX Dancer Invasion” event.

On Jul. 4, Coup de Tot at 2108 S. Wabash will host a Day Party and Cocktail Social. It will feature an appearance by Kenya...

...Moore of Real Housewives of Atlanta. Afterwards, Moore will perform live on stage at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St. in Wrigleyville. DJs will be spinning music late into the next morning...

To be held on Jul. 4 at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St. in Boystown, over two dozen individuals and organizations from across the country will be honored for their contributions to the Black LGBT community. The PrideIndex.com Esteem Awards will begin at 2 p.m.

  • Dr. Magic Stuck In South Shore Since 2011

    note to self: avoid Rainbow Beach on Sunday. 😒

  • I Had To Say It Reality does not equal negativity.

    I hadn't a clue there was a "Chicago's largest gay bar" on the south side. I'm quite sure the patrons don't even try to do down there what they do up here.

  • FGFM What the Cappleman!

    Fabulous!

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