We will be hosting several social events throughout HOPE XII. We hope to have all LGBTQ+ attendees and allies join us for some fun events. Check back on this page as we add more detailed plans.
Friday Social @ Flatiron Hall (38 W 26th St) [All Ages]
17:00 - 19:00
Meet us at the HOPE Registration Desk at 17:00 EDT and we will take a short 10-minute walk to Flatiron Hall for some social time. Come and meet new people, get reacquainted with old friends.
Friday Bar Night @ Flaming Saddles (793 9th Ave) [21+]
21:00 - ?
Country & Western themed gay bar with dancing bartenders! What could be more fun than that? We'll start at this fun establishment check out other bars in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood.
Saturday Social @ The Nez Room (18th Floor of Hotel Penn)
An informal meetup for everyone! Snacks and assorted beverages will be provided, but feel free to contribute to the potluck.
Thank you so much for all your donations so far. Together we've raised $1,225 for AIDS Walk NY to combat HIV/AIDS. We're counting down to the walk on 20 May 2018 and there's still time to join our team or donate if you haven't already done so. See you all at the walk in Central Park. We'll head off for brunch afterwards.
When: 20 May 2018, 08:00 EDT
Where: William Tecumseh Sherman Monument (59th St & 5th Ave)
Join the team here: AIDS Walk NY
Mark your calendars! This month we will get together to check out the Bowie Is exhibition at Brooklyn Museum. We will meet for brunch at Miriam, 79 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217 before heading to the museum.
This year, we are going to participate in AIDS Walk New York as a team. Come join us for the walk in Central Park. Join our team, or donate to the cause here: https://ny.aidswalk.net/queerconnyc
Whether you donate or not, we hope that you'll join us for the walk. After the walk, we will head to brunch in Hell's Kitchen.
Date: 20 May 2018
Time: 08:00 - 14:00 EDT
Place: Central Park
Join us for a showing of "Love, Simon" followed by dinner on 24 March 2018, 16:50 EDT at Regal Union Square. This theater does not have assigned seating so we'll just get our own tickets. Do show up a little early though so we can get seats together if we can.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Come hang out for a post-thanksgiving late lunch with your friendly neighborhood Queercon NYC crew. We will meet at Eataly Flatiron at 3 P.M. then head down to the Union Square Holiday Market and beyond for drinks. Checkout the Facebook event page for more details (please request to join our secret FB group in order to see the event)