Downtown Ithaca PRIDE 2023

So much to celebrate in June! Following the annual Ithaca Festival, the inclusive community celebration continues with Ithaca PRIDE week happening June 9-16th, 2023. Our community believes PRIDE is for everyone, from families to performers, youth to adults, and Downtown Ithaca will offer activities that everyone can enjoy.
It all comes together on Friday, June 16th at 6pm with a Pride parade between Press Bay Alley and the Bernie Milton Pavilion on the Commons, this route is mobility device accessible. The parade will be followed a Dance Party. Everyone is welcome show their support and join Downtown Ithaca's Pride Parade and Dance Party. 

Summer Boat Cruises

Discover Cayuga offers Sunday evening cruises billed as Club Cayuga, including Rainbow Sunset Cruises throughout the summer. Catch the beautiful sunsets on Cayuga Lake with DJs spinning to set the mood, booking in advance is required.


LGBTQ-Friendly Nightlife

Several Ithaca establishments promote safe & inclusive evening environments for entertainments. In Downtown, you will find The Range open as a music venue. For craft cocktails and creative, non-alcoholic options, check out Bar Argos, located in a boutique hotel, and The Watershed, near the State Theatre. K-HOUSE Karaoke Lounge & Suites has a variety of themed nights and is located off Triphammer Road.