Celebrate Pride with Festive Cocktails and Events
By Mallory Ambrose | June 22, 2023
Throughout the month of June LGBTQ+ communities and supporters come together to celebrate and commemorate lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender pride.
From Pride-themed welcome packages and specialty cocktails to vibrant social events and special giveaways, unique curated experiences that come with Pride month celebrations span from coast to coast.
In the spirit of celebrating LGBTQ+, enjoy festive cocktails and cheers to love at these U.S. hotels this Pride Month!
InterContinental Miami – Toro Toro
If you find yourself in the Miami area this month, be sure to check out Toro Toro located inside InterContinental Miami. Taste the rainbow with their signature Pride Month rum cocktail, ‘Love is Love.’ Proceeds of each cocktail sold will benefit the YES Institute — a Florida-based charity supporting LGBTQ+ youth mental health.
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel – The Parlor
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel is offering a hand-crafted ‘Pride Cocktail’ that will be served at The Parlor, the hotel’s upscale lounge bar, for all of Pride Month. The colorful cocktail combines an ounce and a half of Empress Gin, a half ounce of Campari and 2 ounces of fresh pineapple juice, topped with hibiscus foam
Loews Hollywood Hotel – H2 Kitchen & Bar
Cheers to Pride at Loews Hollywood Hotel! Stop by the hotel’s H2 Kitchen & Bar and celebrate Pride with a special rainbow edition Glamour Martini. This colorful cocktail is only available for a limited time and features Grey Goose, St. Germain, cranberry juice, simple syrup, and lemon juice.
Chateau Elan – Le Soleil Poolside Bar
Raise a glass to love this Pride month and celebrate poolside at the Le Soleil poolside bar during your stay at Chateau Elan with their exclusive Pride Month cocktail specials all month long!
Hyatt Centric Center City in Philadelphia – Patchwork Restaurant and Bar
Cheers to love and liberation at Patchwork Restaurant and Bar at the Hyatt Centric Center City in Philadelphia. Enjoy their Pride Month-inspired cocktail, ‘The Mattachine.’ Named after the early activist group, The Mattachine Society, this cocktail is shaken with vodka, Lillet Blanc, ginger and lemon. It’s then poured over a boozy hibiscus ice cube and sprinkled with fairy dust (edible glitter). As the hibiscus cube melts, the cocktail transforms in color from a bright chartreuse to a dark pink.
‘The Mattachine’ will be available at Patchwork for all of June; $2 from each cocktail sold will go to The William Way LGBT Community Center.
Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston – Trifecta Restaurant and Lounge
In honor of Pride Month, Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston is offering an exclusive hand-crafted cocktail at Trifecta, the stunning lobby-level restaurant and cocktail lounge. Created by Mixologist Troy Ali, ‘Sashay Away’ is a festive yet elegant martini-style cocktail served in a beautiful arabesque glass with an ice sphere. This cocktail is crafted with vodka, rose petal infused Italicus, a blend of sherries and edible glitter for an added touch of sparkle. Proceeds from ‘Sashay Away’ cocktails sold will benefit Boston Gay Men’s Chorus, one of New England’s largest and most successful community-based choruses powered to create social change by providing a positive, affirming image of the LGBTQ+ community. One Dalton is the official hotel sponsor for Boston Gay Men’s Chorus and recently hosted their annual Spring Gala.
InterContinental New York Barclay – The Parlour
Find yourself in the city for NYC Pride? Be sure to pop into InterContinental New York Barclay for a colorful array of curated events at The Parlour. Enjoy limited edition handcrafted Pride Cocktails and Ilegal Mezcal libations accompanied with beats from DJ Hasan Insane. Friday June 23rd promises an evening of vibrant colors, delicious cocktails, and great company in celebration of Pride Month at the ‘Garden of Colors’ event in partnership with Hendricks Gin featuring Jazz by Dandy Wellington.
Martinique New York Hotel – The Press Club Grill
In celebration of Pride month, The Press Club Grill, a 1960s-inspired Mad-Men era themed steakhouse located within the Martinique New York Hotel, is featuring an exclusive Pride cocktail, the ‘StrawBB.’ Channeling what makes Pride so special, this tangy, effervescent concoction toasts to the spirit of Pride with vibrant energy, and obviously, a bit of flare, and is crafted with Absolut Berri Vodka, Aperol, blood orange, pineapple, lemon, and soda, topped with strawberry foam and rainbow sprinkles.
There’s no time like the present to sip and savor your way through the festivities. Love is love, and these Pride cocktails are nothing but love.
Happy Pride Month!