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PRIDE COVERAGE 2018 Center on Halsted celebrates Pride
2018-06-26

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The Lake View LGBT community space Center on Halsted continued a long tradition of kickoff parties for Pride weekend.

On June 22, the festivities began with international DJ Deanne. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams served treats with sprinkles on top and appetizers were offered throughout the evening.

Guests enjoyed the outdoor rooftop patio and took pictures in the ShutterBox photo booth. Saugatuck Brewing Company offered beer samples at the fundraiser for the center.

American Idol finalist Ada Vox and RuPaul's Drag Racer Nina Bonina Brown performed in the Hoover-Leppen Theater toward the end of the night.

Center on Halsted is the largest LGBT community center in the Midwest, with more than 1,000 people walking through its doors eachbday. For more information about the diverse programs offered, visit CenteronHalsted.org .

Photos and text by Jerry Nunn


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