Boston Black Pride is a program of Boston Pride dedicated to serving the needs of communities of color in our region. Boston Black Pride events, produced by Boston Pride in collaboration with other community organizations, focus on creating spaces and visibility for everyone.
Want to be involved? Contact Charlene Charles at We are always looking for new talent to join the production team!

Black Pride events during Boston Pride Week 2017

Thursday, June 8
Latinx Pride
Black Pride
If You Can Feel It, You Can Speak It
Milky Way (284 Amory St, Jamaica Plain, MA)
Friday, June 9
Latinx Pride
Black Pride
Screening: Kiki
Fenway Health (1340 Boylston St, Boston, MA)
Saturday, June 10
Latinx Pride
Black Pride
PrEP for Pride Community Boat Cruise
Mass Bay Lines (60 Rowes Wharf, Boston, MA)
Sunday, June 18
Latinx Pride
Black Pride
FREAKNIK: A 90s themed mini-ball and cookout
Multicultural AIDS Coalition (31 Heath St, Jamaica Plain, MA)


Thursday, February 9
7pm AG (Hip Hop) Yoga
Swet Studio (480 Tremont St, Boston, MA)
$30 (Class Size Limit 20)
Kick off Boston Black Pride weekend at Swet Studio – Aerial yoga has never felt so powerful, kicking out booming bass to get your booty shaking seamlessly.
Friday, February 10
10am Our History: HIV and Queer Women of Color
Fenway Health (1340 Boylston St, Boston, MA)
In commemoration of Black History Month and National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (February 7, 2017), Boston Black Pride, The Fenway Institute, Fenway Women’s Health and The LOCS Collective present a screening of Tiona McClodden’s “Bumming Cigarettes” – a short film about a brief and intimate meeting between a young Black lesbian woman who is in the process of taking an HIV test and a middle aged Black Gay HIV positive man. Following the screening, there will be a panel/discussion presented by community health advocates on HIV/AIDS awareness, testing, education and community involvement.
In addition, there will be presentations from the Cervical Cancer Media Project and Queer Women’s Health Project.
Brunch and Beverages provided.
If you are able to attend, please use this link to reserve your seat(s).
Sunday, February 12
4:30pm Mix and Mingle Drag Paint Party
Jacques Cabaret (79 Broadway, Boston, MA)
Join Boston Black Pride in Collaboration with Masterpiece Art Bar for a Mix and Mingle Paint Party during Black Pride weekend.
Come meet new people and have a drink. Do not stress if you haven’t painted since grade school, this is for beginners!
Doors open at 4:30pm and painting starts at 5pm. There will be raffles and prizes.
Please purchase your ticket(s) in advance by clicking here!
All proceeds benefit Boston Black Pride.