$10 – $30

Pride Forever: Portland LGBT History Walking Tour

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Star Theater Portland

13 Northwest 6th Avenue

Portland, OR 97209

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Event description

Description

Portland is known for being queer friendly, but it haven't always been that way.

Join comedian/activist, Belinda Carroll and historian, Melissa Lang for an evening exploring over a century of action and resilience in the LGBTQ community. Learn about scandals, challenges, and victories for LGBT people in Oregon. This walking tour is about one mile long, and uses Portland public sidewalks. Please let us know if you have any accessibility concerns.


Highlights of the Tour:
-19th Century Cross-Dressing
-1912 YMCA and 1913 Greek Scandals
-Vaseline Alley and the Pink Triangle
-Measure 9 and the fight against anti-gay legislation
-AIDS Epidemic (and how you can help!)
-Darcelle, the longest performing drag queen* Guinness Book of World Records

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Star Theater Portland

13 Northwest 6th Avenue

Portland, OR 97209

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Save This Event

Event Saved