The headlining musical acts for the 2019 LA Pride Festival were announced on Thursday, and it's an exciting group of LGBTQ+ artists and allies of the community set to perform June 8-9. LA Pride is thrown by the non-profit Christopher Street West (CSW).
Grammy-winning singer Meghan Trainor and British pop trio Years & Years will headline the festival with supporting acts including Ashanti, MNEK Amara Le Negra, Dej Loaf, Greyson Chance, Pablo Vittar and Ah-Mer-Ah-Su. More acts are expected to be announced in the coming months.
The theme for this year's LA Pride is #JUSTUNITE.
Stars celebrate NYC Pride 2018
Stars celebrate NYC Pride 2018
HAPPY PRIDE🌈🌈🌈💪 outside the restaurant I used to waitress and bartend at! #equality
What better way to celebrate #Pride than with great people and great cocktails.
Excited to raise a glass with @KetelOne_US and @theblondnyc as we toast to the LGBTQ community.
#KetelOne #KetelSoda #KetelOnePartner
Walking into #nycpride like...#fabfive
Christian Siriano and Zachary Quinto attend a high-profile Pride celebration presented by Ketel One Family-Made Vodka at The Blond on June 23, 2018 in New York City.
(Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Ketel One Family-Made Vodka)
Pride Saturday 🌈📍
This Pride was a dream, I had friends & @florence & I got to help raise money for @humanrightscampaign , here’s to a gorge safe & not regretting it tomorrow Pride to all💙❤️💛💚💜💗
Thank you @sohohouse for the #prideparade love! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ wearing @melissaodabash
Tommy Dorfman and Overthrow Boxing Club host a NYC Pride Party benefiting GLAAD at Overthrow Underground Boxing Club on June 24, 2018 in New York City.
(Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Tommy Dorfman x ASOS x GLAAD)
Antoni Porowski debuts Vita Coco's new Summer free rides program and 'Nobody Can Burst Our Bubbles' pride billboard In West Village on June 24, 2018 in New York City.
(Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images for Vita Coco)
Thank you @alexanderwangny for an amazing #pride !! NYC 🙌🏻
"Pose" star Billy Porter joined Barefoot's NYC Pride float extravaganza where dancers competed live through the streets for the "Barefoot Ball."
Today we came together for Pride @smirnoffus we danced, we loved and prided our hearts out, not only did all of that gorgeousness happen but for every bottle of the limited edition Pride “Love Wins” bottle made, Smirnoff is donating $1 to the @humanrightscampaign ! Biggest kiss and thanks for coming out today #smirnoffpartner #lovewins
BROOKLYN, NY - JUNE 24: Tan France and Casey Cott attend a Spotify Premium intimate event with Florence + The Machine on June 24, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Spotify)
Cheers Queers! 🥂❤️💃🏼 Stoked to be back in the states for New York City Pride this weekend! Here's to being brave!🍸🏳️🌈 #SkyyVodka #ad #ProudlyAmerican
I love the lgbtq 🏳️🌈 community more than I can say. So I’ll sing it instead. Forever. And that’s a NY promise. One love!❤️#equality
Happy #pridefest NYC! #loveislove
Discover More Like This
BACK TO SLIDE
"LA Pride stands humbly on the shoulders of those that have come before us who worked tirelessly for nearly 50 years to create a movement," President of the CSW Board of Directors, Estevan Montemayor, said of the event. "Our new generation of leadership looks to honor that past and build on the many hard-fought LGBTQ+ civil rights victories. Our multi-generational community is, indeed, stronger together, and this year’s LA Pride celebration draws upon our diverse experiences to ensure that our collective voice is more powerful than ever."
Attendees are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance here.