Utah AIDS Foundation Walk and Roll fundraiser
Take an important step in preventing HIV infections and support those living with HIV by registering for the 24th annual Walk and Roll pledge event. Registration is simple, quick and free for participants in the walk ($15 for bikers). After registration, participants will have a personal fundraising page they can share with family and friends. For help registering, call Chet at 901-487-2323.
WHEN: Sept. 15, 9 a.m.
WHERE: Liberty Park, 900 S. 700 East
Utah Pride Golf Classic
Now in its 13th year, the Utah Pride Golf Classic attracts an impressive list of who’s who in the queer community and many wonderful allies – including television personalities, politicians and golfers of all ability levels. The annual precursor, Party on the Patio, will be on Aug. 24 at The Green Pig, 31 E. 400 South, 7-9 p.m.
WHEN: Aug. 26, 7 a.m.
WHERE: Stonebridge Golf Course, 4415 Links Dr., West Valley City
Las Vegas Pride
From pool parties to a fabulous night parade, Las Vegas Pride attracts thousands from around the world. While still not quite as fabulous as Utah’s annual celebration, Vegas Pride will feature nightly parties and events including a roller skating night. Check out the full entertainment lineup at lasvegaspride.org.
WHEN: Sept. 7-8
Avenues Street Fair
This event, which started in the 1970s, brings together the Salt Lake City community and features art and food vendors, entertainment and a children’s parade. Among the dozen local music performances are Lake Effect and The Folka Dots.
WHEN: Sept. 8, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
WHERE: 9th Avenue, between B and G Streets