Rhode Island LGBTQ+ Resources 

Rhode Island is proud to be a welcoming, open-minded, and all-inclusive state for the LGBTQ+ community. With exciting nightlife, drag brunches and cruises, and other events throughout the year you will never be bored. We are also proud to host one the best Pride events in the nation, PrideFest every June along with its RI Pride Illuminated Night Parade.  Now start thinking about your next travel plans to Rhode Island we looking forward to seeing you! 



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    Aug 1
    We Just Planned Your Newport Getaway
    The New York Times highlights an amazing 36-hour getaway to Newport. Read article here.
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    Jun 8
    Providence Pride Celebrations You Cannot Miss
    MSN highlights Providence as a top spot to celebrate Pride month with its great festivities. Read...
  • 2018 Pride
    Jun 3
    PrideFest Returns!
    US News highlights the highly anticipated return of Rhode Island's PrideFest!. Read article...
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    Jun 3
    Providence LGBTQ Guide
    Queer In The World highlights Providence's history and all it offers to the LGBTQ+ community....
  • Pride flag at Providence City Hall,
    Jun 3
    Pride Events Galore
    Rhode island celebrates Pride month in a big way. Read article here.
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    Jun 3
    LGBTQ Owned and Led Distilleries
    Wine Enthusiast highlights and LGBTQ+ Providence distillery for all to enjoy. Read article here.
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    Sep 16
    Pride Journeys Falls in Love with Blackstone Valley
    Pride Journeys calls Blackstone Valley "a quintessential fall escape." And, of course,...
  • Pride Entry Gate 2018
    Jun 18
    More Love for Providence's PrideFest!
    World Footprints loves Providence for Pridefest (but then again, who doesn't?). Read more.
  • 2018 Pride
    Jun 18
    Providence is Tops for Pride This Year
    PopSugar ranks Providence in the Top 10 for Pride celebrations this year. Read more.
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    May 9
    Travel Pulse Loves Providence for Pride!
    Travel Pulse calls Providence one of the top "under the radar" places to celebrate Pride...
  • College Hill-Providence
    Mar 13
    PureWow Loves PVD for LGBTQ Getaways
    PureWow names our historic, artsy and charming capital of Providence one of 7 great LGBTQ getaways...

Our Rhode Island Pride History