UrbanSocialites Introduce Charlotte Black Gay Pride 2013 July 15-21 http://cbgp.org/
The Board of Directors for Charlotte Black Gay Pride is proud to present:
Gay Rights – Openly Working toward Unity and Peace.
July 18-21, 2013
ThursdayCharlotte Black Gay Pride G.R.O.W. U.P. Official Town Hall Meeting (6:30 PM)LGBT Center: 2508 N Davidson St Charlotte, NC 28205Together we stand, divided we fall. The town hall this year is specifically important as we, as a community, come together to lay out what our vision will be going forward as LGBT men and women of color in Charlotte, North Carolina. We're excited to announce that the town hall will be moderated by Charlotte City Councilwoman LaWana Mayfield. And that's just the first half! Also, we will be will have a speed dating game, anewlywed couple type game (how well do you know your partner), and a Mix and Minglewith music and light hors d'oeuvres. To get everyone in the socializing mood, therewill be a cash bar! For more information, or to submit ideas or suggestions forFridayMix and Match Meet and Greet (7:00 PM)Crowned Plaza Charlotte Uptown201 S McDowell St Charlotte, NC 28204Our host hotel, Crowned Plaza, will be the site of our meet and greet. And for ourout of town guests, mention CBGP when booking and reserve a hotel room for the lowprice of $99 per night. Book now because these rooms won't last long! For our mixer,we are featuring a CBGP designed specifically for us by our Board Chairperson thatwill be available for a low price for all patrons. The mixer will begin at 7:00 p.m.Saturday (10:00 AM-2:00 PM)Expo ExtravaganzaNaomi Drenan Recreation Center750 Beal Street Charlotte, NC 28211Our signature event! Do you remember the expo events from the past? No? We don'teither and that's why we're making this one the biggest ever. We're taking overArbor Glenn Outreach Center and there's room for everything! And I mean everything!We're going to have setups for product vendors, a stage to present two block partyzumba sessions, food vendors, a drag show, open mic for singers and poets. There isspecial pricing for 501(c)3 and not-profit organizations (information coming outsoon!). All the while, the basketball tournament is going on inside the gym. This isguaranteed to be something for all! Please reach out toand to secure your vendor space now.Sunday = Fun day! (2:00 PM-6:00 PM)Charlotte Black Gay Pride Ole' School Field DayNaomi Drenan Recreation Center750 Beal Street Charlotte, NC 28211You remember field day from your school days right??? Well, this one is going to beeven better! We're talking an open competition amongst teams and individuals. We'retalking kickball, tug-of-war, three legged race and all your other favorites.They'll be prizes of course. This is nothing you've seen before in the Queen Cityand that's the way we like it! This is going to be hosted by all of our promoters,LGBT organizations and companies or individuals who support coming together for asense of real UNITY in the community! We're also partnering with local churches toprovide a worship experience that's outside the box and outside the walls of thechurch... But, it doesn't stop there! What's a field day without a cookout??? Yep,there's food, fun, worship, competition and the thrill of ending the week on a high.Will you be ready? I know we are! For more information, reach out toCharlotte Black Gay Pride 2013 July 18-21Like US on Facebook (CBGP)Follow US on Twitter (CBGP)