The Brookings community is invited to celebrate the first annual Brookings PRIDE Night at Old Market Eatery in downtown Brookings. Enjoy social hour from 6-7 p.m. with family-friendly evenst to follow. The inaugural event will begin with an exuberant Drag performance by Onya Nerves, an SDSU alumnus, traveling here from North Carolina. Onya will then be our Mistress of Ceremonies as we enjoy an evening of live, solo musical performances, and ending the musical portion of the evening with our headlining entertainer, Mr. Michael Billy, actor, musician, Queer & Trans Activist, and former CEO of Hudson Pride Center, Jersey City, NJ.
Following the performances, we will host a PRIDE panel discussion with Mr. Billy and representatives from other regional LGBTQ+ organizations.
This event is $10 and open to the public. In addition, Brookings PRIDE is hosting a fundraiser for Brookings PFLAG.
Stay tuned! More details on the way!
To build, protect, and serve the Brookings, SD area LGBTQ+ community by advocating for diversity & inclusion, providing training, and producing educational programming for community members of all ages.