Celebrate Pride Month in Capitol Riverfront

Happy Pride Month! There are many ways to participate in the month-long celebration throughout Capitol Riverfront as restaurants and retailers commemorate inclusivity and the LGBTQIA+ community. Enjoy a variety of specially curated Pride-themed cocktails and food items, happy hour specials to kick off parades happening within The District, and dance parties featuring a live DJ. Here are all the ways you can celebrate Pride Month throughout the month of June.

All-Purpose Pizzeria

Celebrate the Pride Month edition of Monumental Drag Brunch at All-Purpose Pizzeria on Saturday, June 25 at 11:00 am. Enjoy drag performances from The Districts best drag talents which include Dabatha Christie, Nadia Cole, Sirene Noir Sidora Jackson, Darcy De La Cuadra, and host Emerald Star. $38 tickets includes bottomless mimosas or Aperol Spritz, purchase your ticket here.  79 Potomac Ave, SE

Dacha Beer Garden

Join the Dacha team, in partnership with DC Brau in celebrating the 5th Annual Pride Pils: Proud to Say Gay party on Thursday, June 2 from 6:00 to 11:00 pm. The dance party will debut DC Brau's "Proud to say Gay" pilsner beer, with a happy hour from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, followed by a DJ dance party until 11:00 pm. The event is free, with $20 VIP tickets available for purchase. Sales from the event will be donated to support non-profit partners SMYAL and The Blade Foundation. Grab your tickets now.  79 Potomac Ave, SE

District Winery

District Winery will be commemorating Pride Month with the "One Love" cocktail, infused with Republic Restoratives Civic Pride vodka, lillet blanc, lemon juice, st germain, simple syrup, and a lemon twist garnish. The cocktail will be available to purchase while dining or drinking at the winery from Friday, June 10 to Sunday, June 12. District Winery will donate $2 from the sale of each cocktail to the Whitman Walker Clinic through the month of June. Make your reservation to try out the Pride cocktail now.   385 Water Street, SE


Sip on the Unicorn Spritz at Gatsby through the entire month of June, a specially made cocktail to commemorate Pride Month at the 1920's-themed restaurant and bar. Made with Tito’s Vodka, Señora Curaçao Blue Curacao, lemon verbena, fresh squeezed lemon, Peychaud bitters, club soda, and pearl dust, proceeds from the $14 cocktail will be donated to The Trevor Project. Make your reservation at Gatsby today.  1205 Half Street, SE

HQO Events

Capital Pride Alliance and Scorpio Entertainment are partnering to bring WONDERLAND to Capitol Riverfront on Saturday, June 11. From 8:30 pm to 1:30 am, enjoy a Pride pop-up dance party experience taking over 25,000 square feet, indoors and outdoors, of the brand-new HQO event space. The party will feature two live DJ's, three dance floors, a five-hour open bar service, and a food truck zone. Grab your tickets to this Pride Month experience as you overlook the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge, which will be lit in rainbow colors throughout the weekend.  1385 Canal Street, SE

Top of the Yard @ Hampton Inn 

Visit Top of the Yard at Hampton Inn through the month of June to celebrate with their signature Over the Rainbow cocktail. Infused with Peach Schnapps, Vodka, Pineapple Juice, Grenadine, and Blue Curaçao, this tasty cocktail is perfect to celebrate the summer season as you join in on the Pride Month festivities.  1265 First Street, SE

Osteria Morini

The team at Osteria Morini is celebrating Pride Month with a series of happy hour, dessert, and pregame sepcials. Enjoy their Arcobaleno rainbow almond cake through the first week in June. On Monday, June 6, the restaurant will host a Pride Week Kickoff Negroni Pregame featuring all-day happy hour with $7 Negronis for sale. Reserve your table now.  301 Water Street, SE

VIDA Fitness

VIDA Fitness is kicking off Pride Month with a rooftop summer series that will lighten up your evenings. Join your favorite instructors every Monday and Wednesday at 7:30pm through the month of June for group fitness classes on their rooftop deck. Not a VIDA Fitness member? They have reserved a few spots for non-members to get in on the fun as well. Click here to find out more information and secure your spot today.  1212 4th Street, SE


Feast on Sukuta's new Pride Bento Box perfect for a party of two this Pride Month. The specially curated box features a Rainbow Soy Paper, with two Spicy Tuna Hand Rolls, two Spicy Salmon Hand Rolls, one Shrimp Tempura Hand Roll, one Kani Kama Hand Roll, and one Rainbow Pride Roll. Place your oder for pick up now.  909 New Jersey Ave, SE

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