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Proud plans




Pride Kick-Off Party
at the Rainbow Room, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.


Commitment Ceremony
at Ferndale City Hall, 11 a.m.

Pride Movie Event: A Four Letter Word
at Royal Oak Main Art Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Official Pre-Pride Party
at Backstreet, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.


Third Annual Motor City Pride Family Picnic
at Martin Road Park in Ferndale, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Motor City Pride

Open Street Festival
Downtown Ferndale, Noon-8 p.m.

Official Pride After Party
at Monkey Bar, 8 p.m.-2 a.m.

Main Stage

Mike Neubecker, Comedian
Noon-12:30 p.m.

Seth Grass
1-1:30 p.m.

Affirmations Grand Opening Ceremony
1:45-2:15 p.m.

Barbara Payton
2:15 p.m.-3 p.m.

Fallsway Down
3:15-3:45 p.m.

Josh Zuckerman
3:45-4:15 p.m.

Just Jill
4:30-5 p.m.

Lazy Sunday
5-5:30 p.m.

Nickki and Company Female Impersonators
5:30-6:15 p.m.

Motor City Pride Idol
6:15-6:30 p.m.

Ultra Nate
6:30-7 p.m.

Joan Stevenson
7-8 p.m.

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Other Pride Month events

Wednesday, June 13, Warren
22nd Annual Pride Banquet & Awards Ceremony
beginning at 6 p.m.
Ukrainian Cultural Center, 26601 Ryan Road.
$38 per person, available at or by phone at Midwest AIDS Prevention Project, 248-545-1435.Presented by Affirmations, Black Pride Society, Midwest AIDS Prevention Project, Ruth Ellis Center, The Forum Foundation, Triangle Foundation.

Saturday, June 16, Ann Arbor
Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project (WRAP) Pride Picnic

Noon - 4 p.m., New Shelter in Island Park. Visit for details.

June 29 & 30, Lansing
Michigan Pride Festival, March and Rally


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