10 Family Friendly Ways to Celebrate Pride Month

Last updated: June 17, 2020, at 2:58 p.m. PT

Originally published: June 17, 2020, at 2:58 p.m. PT

Pride Month Family

Pride Month is here, and it is time to gather together to show support for the LGBTQ+ community, honor those who have fought for equality, commemorate the past, and celebrate the future. As allies, or as an LGBTQ+ family, there are lots of fun ways to celebrate for all ages.

  1. Learn about the history of Pride here.
     
  2. Sign up for Virtual Pride! Seattle’s LGBTQIA+ Pride Month is going virtual with three days (June 26-28) of solidarity featuring speakers, performances and activities courtesy of Gender Justice League, PrideFest, and Seattle Pride.
     
  3. Show young readers that there are many ways to love yourself and others by sharing LGBTQ+ friendly books
     
  4. Celebrate with your own Pride Parade at home.
     
  5. Get artistic with rainbow craft ideas to help children celebrate Pride.
     
  6. Join Seattle Pride’s social media series, Take Out Tuesday, and order from one of the locally LGBTQ+ owned featured restaurants.
     
  7. Make Rainbow Cupcakes so you can celebrate Pride with something sweet. Share with your neighbors!
     
  8. Rainbow Fruit Skewers make a colorful and healthy snack! 
     
  9. 2020 Run/Walk with Pride is now VIRTUAL! Run or walk a 5K or 10K anywhere in the world between June 26-29.
     
  10. Learn about LGBTQ+ Leaders Who Helped Change the World.