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Las Vegas Pride events: A rainbow of sights and sounds

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Participants march in the 17th annual PRIDE night parade in downtown Las Vegas, Friday Sept. 18, 2015.
Photo: Mikayla Whitmore

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20

World Gay Rodeo Finals: 7 p.m., $18-$28, South Point Arena & Equestrian Center, igra-wgrf.com.

Human Rights Campaign Third Thursday: 6-8 p.m., free, Gallery of Music & Art at The Forum Shops, Caesars Palace, 702-366-9904.

Drinks, Dessert and a Conversation with a Gay Rabbi: 7 p.m, free, Midbar Kodesh Temple, 1940 Paseo Verde Parkway, 702-454-4848.

Pride Lesbian Party: 10 p.m., free, Piranha Nightclub, 4633 S. Paradise Road, 702-791-0100.

Boyz Night: Official Pride Kickoff Party: Doors at 10 p.m., free, Krush, krushlasvegas.com.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21

The Cosmopolitan: Pride-related offerings include rainbow lighting displays at the Chandelier every 10 minutes beginning at 8 a.m., the Orlando Pride cocktail at STK from 5:30 p.m.-midnight (with proceeds going to The OneOrlando Fund) and the Pet Shop Boys concert at the Chelsea at 7 p.m.

World Gay Rodeo Finals: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $18-$28, South Point Arena & Equestrian Center, igra-wgrf.com.

Las Vegas PRIDE Night Parade: 8-10 p.m. (parade pre-show at 7 p.m.), free, Downtown Las Vegas (grandstand: corner of 4th St. and Bridger Ave.), lasvegaspride.org.

Parade After Party: 9 p.m., free (before midnight), Gold Spike, 217 Las Vegas Blvd. N., 702-476-1082.

Charli XCX After-Parade Concert: 10 p.m., $18-$32, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, 200 S. 3rd St., 800-745-3000.

DJ John Joseph, Athena Williams, Paris Chanel: Doors at 10 p.m., $10, free for locals and before midnight, Revolt at Saxe Theater at Miracle Mile Shops, 702-551-7005.

Frisky Fridays with DJ Corona: Doors at 10 p.m., free, Krush, krushlasvegas.com.

Drag Kings Unite for Las Vegas PRIDE II: 11 p.m., free, Artifice, 1025 S. 1st St., lasvegaspride.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22

World Gay Rodeo Finals: Doors at 10 a.m.; dance, 9 p.m.; $18-$28, South Point Arena & Equestrian Center, igra-wgrf.com.

Las Vegas PRIDE Family Festival / Las Vegas PRIDE Pets: Noon-10 p.m.; $5-$15, Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road, lasvegaspride.org. *ALSO: October 23, noon-6 p.m.

Suzanne Westenhoefer Live: 7:30 p.m., $25-$45, Baobab Stage Theatre at Town Square, bettysout.com.

The Scruff Beer Bust: Las Vegas PRIDE Edition: 8 p.m., free, Charlie’s Las Vegas, 5012 Arville St. #4, 702-876-1844.

Bearracuda Vegas PRIDE with DJ Mateo Segade: 9 p.m., $8, Bunkhouse Saloon, 124 S. 11th St., 702-854-1414.

DJK, Pandora Mystere, The Revolt Dancers: Doors at 10 p.m.; $10, free for locals and before midnight; Revolt at Saxe Theater at Miracle Mile Shops, 702-551-7005.

After Pride Festival Party with DJ Corona: Doors at 10 p.m., free, Krush, krushlasvegas.com.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23

World Gay Rodeo Finals: Doors at 10 a.m.; awards, 8 p.m.; $18-$28, South Point Arena & Equestrian Center, igra-wgrf.com.

Tails & Whiskers Doggie Walk: 11 a.m. (9:30 a.m. registration), $10-$20 (includes one free PRIDE Festival admission), Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road, LasVegasPridePets.org.

Las Vegas PRIDE Family Festival/Las Vegas PRIDE Pets: Noon-6 p.m.; $5-$15, Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road, lasvegaspride.org.

DJ Duran, Rellika Vida, The Men of Aussieheat: Doors at 10 p.m.; $10, free for locals and before midnight; Revolt at Saxe Theater at Miracle Mile Shops, 702-551-7005.

Official Pride Closing Party with DJ Corona: Doors at 10 p.m., free, Krush, krushlasvegas.com.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Las Vegas PRIDE Family Mickey & Minnie Bingo: 6 p.m., $10, Alexis Park All-Suite Resort, 375 E. Harmon Ave., lasvegaspride.org.

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