Well, it had to happen eventually. Ida Carolina, our Director of DRAG Performance Art and the Blue Ridge Pride Pageant, has passed the baton on to a new generation of leaders. Meet Sol Wagner and James King.
On June 11, 2022 local LGBTQ organizations are joining together with the Asheville City Soccer Club for ‘‘. The event starts at Green Man Brewery (Dirty Jack’s) from 1PM-4PM where local organizations will be providing information about LGBTQ+ services and opportunities in the Asheville and WNC region. Lyric Jones will be DJ-ing and supporter group South Slope Blues will be on-site. Around 4PM the …
The following was shared on Face Book on Saturday, the day of the cancelled Blue Ridge Pride festival. Every year, a few in the community question what this event is about and who it is for. Here’s your answer. (Story shared with permission of the writer, the youth, and their family. Picture is from an earlier Pride Parade.)