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Rainbow Sparks: A Coming Out Day Celebration

  • Acorn Urban Park 8060 Newell Street Silver Spring, MD, 20910 United States (map)

Montgomery Parks is excited to present an evening celebrating National Coming Out Day in support of our LGBTQ park patrons. The FREE event will have something for all ages and will highlight some of the best queer poets, musicians, and performers. We will close the night out with some amazing music with a live DJ playing hit songs for the closing block party.

Food/Alcohol vendors include Julia’s Gourmet, Dogs On The Curb, and Cotton & Reed rum distillery. Community partners for the event include Story Tapestries, Poets and Writers, Montgomery Pride, and Rainbow Families.

General outline of events are as follows:
5:00 – 6:00 Family tea with face painting, mask making, games etc
6:00 – 6:30 Drag queen/king story book hour
6:30 – 8:00 Open Mic with Featured Spoken Word & Musical Performances
8:00 – 9:00 Dance party with DJ

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