The Avenue Pub celebrates start of LGBTQ Pride Month

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) – As LGBTQ+ Pride Month kicks off in Rochester, there are a lot of fun events for people to enjoy. The 2nd Annual Pop-Up Pride Picnic was held on Sunday at The Avenue Pub. There was a big 4th of July cookout, with karaoke and games.

Organizers of the event say it’s a good way to get people together this weekend, while it also spreads an important message of everyone being equal.

Rochester Pride Festival returns on Saturday, July 16 to Cobbs Hill Park, following two years of pandemic cancelations. You can find out more here.