Celebrate Pride in 2021!
Events in Elmhurst
Sunday, June 6, 10 am
Brewpoint Craft (formerly Workshop & Roastery)
617 N. York Rd.
Bring your kids for a fun crafty morning with materials provided by Do It Together Workshops. Each participant receives a beautiful wooden planter box to stain and paint using stencils or just their own imagination! Space is limited, so register early and choose your design ASAP!
Pride Proclamation Party
Wednesday, June 9, 6:30-8 pm
Back lawn of the Elmhurst Art Museum
150 S. Cottage Hill Ave.
Join the EPC and our friends and neighbors as Mayor Scott Levin presents Elmhurst's first ever Pride Proclamation! Enjoy music and special treats, and stop by Elmhurst Brewing Company for dinner before or after the event, mention the EPC, and get 10% off your check!
Elmhurst Pride Fest
Saturday, June 26, 12-3 pm
Elmhurst Presbyterian Church
367 Spring Rd.
Join us for this free family-friendly event, featuring music, treats, a community art project, and more!
And don't forget to check out...
City Centre Find the Pride Contest
Throughout Elmhurst City Centre, June 1-30
Search downtown businesses inside and out for unicorns and Pride canvasses to win prizes provided by City Centre. Find game cards at participating merchants, fill in your finds, and drop off your card in person or by email to City Centre. More info at https://elmhurstcitycentre.com/.
Elmhurst Public Library
125 S. Prospect Ave.
Check out the EPC's lobby display celebrating Pride month with art contributed by local students!
Events in Surrounding Communities
Sunday, June 6
Buffalo Grove Pride Drive
Sunday, June 13
Aurora Pride Drive
Saturday, June 26 - Sunday, June 27
Chicago Pride in the Park
New This Year! We're Painting the Town in Pride!
Check out all the amazing Pride decor around Elmhurst! Thank you to the following businesses for hiring our talented volunteer artists to paint their storefront windows with Pride.
@Properties - Makinney Group - 130 W. Park Ave.
@Properties - Schiller Team - 136 W. Park Ave.
Ahimsa Yoga - 506 Spring Rd.
Brewpoint Craft - 617 N. York St.
Brewpoint Founders Cafe - 124 W. Park Ave.
Courageous Bakery - 108 W. Park Ave.
Do It Together Workshops - 118 S. York St. (window on Adelaide)
Elmhurst Art Museum - 150 S. Cottage Hill Ave.
Elmhurst Dentistry for Kids - 311 N. York St.
Evolve Beauty Bar - 261 N. York St., Suite 102
Fitt60126 - 123 N. York St. (in the alley)
Green Door Therapy - 126 N. York St., second floor
Guaranteed Rate - John Noldan - 115 W. Adelaide St.
Hazyl - 106 W. Second St.
Judith B Salon - 263 N. York St.
Kie & Kate Couture - 559 Spring Rd.
Maxine - 122 N. York St.
The Pilates Room Elmhurst - 124 N. York St.
Pilot Pete's Coffee & Treats - 128 W. 1st St.
Salon Efthimia - 210 N. York St., Suite 103
Tannins - 112 N. York St.
Title Boxing Club - 135 N. Addison St.
Thank you to the following businesses for decorating your businesses for Pride all on your own, and showing your Pride in Elmhurst!
Elmhurst Brewing Company
Evelyn on Second
Tree of Life Chiropractic Care
And thank you to Patchwork Therapy for your generous donation helping us Paint the Town In Pride!
Three Chances to Win with the EPC!
1. Decorate the outside of your home and/or yard.
Go crazy with rainbows, Pride flags, signs, banners, balloons, and anything else you like!
Post a photo to Instagram and tag the @elmhurst_pride_collective. The best Pride decor will be voted on at the end of June.
2. Throw on your Pride gear and hit the town.
Hats, shirts, bandannas, bags... anything goes! Post a photo of you in your Pride-wear and tag @elmhurst_pride_collective. Bonus points if you take a selfie in front of a storefront that's painted for Pride! We'll choose 2 winners at random:
first on June 14, second on June 28.
Each winner will receive a selection of amazing prizes donated by our friends at Ahimsa Yoga, Fleet Feet, Pure Barre, Hazyl, Evelyn on Second, Guaranteed Rate, and Brewpoint!