Online Extra: We're Still Here, A 12-Hour Pride Party, June 5

by Jim Provenzano

Bay Area Reporter

Monday June 1, 2020

Online Extra: We're Still Here, A 12-Hour Pride Party, June 5

On June 5, 12pm to 12am, SF Pride and Eventbrite present 'We're Still Here,' a twelve-hour Pride month celebration, with DJs, drag acts, film excerpts and discussions with NYC Pride, SF Pride, SF Queer Nightlife Fund, The Father's Project, Juanita MORE!, Nashville Pride (Good Neighbors Festival) and The Stud.

Each of the partners collaborated with Eventbrite to provide insight as to what Pride means this year, in context with the current pandemic.

Visit the link for updates and to join in.

The tentative schedule:

12:00 - 12:30pm The All Day Pre-Pride Kick off with Juanita MORE!
Join drag icon Juanita MORE! and Eventbrite's Vivian Chaves to kick off the day's events.

12:30 - 1:00pm Sexitude with D'Arcy Drollinger
Get pumped up with a 30-minute Sexitude teaser - this sex-positive, age-positive, body-positive dance experience created by D'Arcy Drollinger is a pure good vibes way to start the day.

1:00 - 1:30pm Cocktails and Mocktails
Whip up a little beverage to help you enjoy the day with queer cocktail creators.

1:30 - 2:00pm Pride Resources
Join Clara Bodacious to get the insider scoop on Pride 2020 and GLAADs Pride Guide

2:00 - 3:00pm In Conversation with Gal Dem
Join this UK powerhouse team that's committed to telling the stories of women and non-binary people of color, and get some audio treats from their DJ network.

3:00 - 4:00pm Quaran-tea Dance with the Queer Night Life Fund
QNF has been producing Quaran-Tea dance on Sunday afternoons since shelter in place began in late March. Enjoy a broad range of local DJ talent, raise money for the Queer Nightlife Fund, and build community.

4:00 - 5:00 pm Never Before Seen Film Footage with Leo Herrera
A presentation of an hour of unreleased raw footage from The Fathers Project web-series, a sci-fi faux documentary that imagined the world if AIDS never happened and a generation created a queer utopia. For 3 years, Leo Herrera filmed across America, documenting queer gatherings and places which may not be seen again.

5:00 - 5:30pm What Would Pride Month Be Without SF Pride?
Hang out with SF Pride's Communications Manager Peter Lawrence Kane and Eventbrite's own Vivian Chaves as they yammer delightfully about a host of super-queer topics.

5:30 - 6:30pm The Stud and Vivvy Presents: The Best of Drag Alive
This historic Queer bar in San Francisco may have recently announced closing their physical location, but their digital space is buzzing. They're bringing us the best of their wildly popular online drag show.

8:30pm - 9:30pm House Music with Poof Doof

10:00pm - 11:00pm Rebel Kings of Oakland presents: Live Drag King Show
RKO has become a force in the Bay Area Drag scene. They've been serving a drag king experience with a safe, continuous and creative bi-weekly show to allow for gender-bending exploration through performance art in person for over 8 years, and they're bringing their talents online.

11pm to 12am Living Room Dance Party with Hard French
Hard French is an outdoor daytime soul music dance party that sets out to modernize, takeover, revamp, trick out, revive, and do up the dance party experience. They're going to stream their creativity and magic right to your living room to close out the night.

Visit the link for updates and to join in.

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