30th Anniversary program


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Schedule of events – Venues – Host hotel – Awards – Press/Contact


Celebrations
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Sport
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Anniversary HQ
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Saturday  20 October 
Noon

2pm
West Hollywood City Council Chambers
Book readings and signings

  • Jeffrey Hickey, Morehead (chapter on Gay Games I)
  • David Kopay, The David Kopay Story
  • Patricia Nell Warren, The Frontrunner
West Hollywood Park Library Plaza – South Lawn

  • Team Frisbee – skills training presented by Big Gay Frisbee
  • Quidditch presented by Varsity Gay League
  •  Interactive skills training for family members of all ages!
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood
BEER BUST! $3 Pints – $11 Pitchers (domestic)
2pm

6pm
West Hollywood City Council Chambers
Public “Town Hall” meetings (program subject to change)2:00 – 3:00
“LGBT rights: Global Problems, Local Solutions”
Moderator: Hon. John Heilman, West Hollywood City CouncilPanel:

  • Erick V. Martinez, CIPRODEH, Honduras
  • others TBA

3:15 -4:15
“Focus on Youth”

Moderator: Billy Bean

Panel:

  • Stephanie Laffin, It Gets Better campaign
  • Jeff Sheng, Fearless Project
  • Alisa Aguirre, Trevor Project
  • Kirk Walker, UCLA coach, Equality Coaching Alliance

4:30 – 5:00
“The Year in LGBT Sports”

Moderator: Shamey Cramer, FGG Board

Panel:

  • Martha Ehrenfeld, FGG Board
  • Les Johnson, Co-chair, FGG External Affairs
  • Cyd Zeigler, Founder Outsports.com

5:00 – 6:00
“LGBT sport and culture: New Strategies and Marketing Opportunities”

Moderator: Doug Litwin, FGG Officer for Marketing

Panel:

  • Sweat X Marketing Representative (sponsor of Gay Games 9)
  • Mary Zaller, Marketing Director, Gay Games 9
  • Cyd Zeigler, Founder, Outsports.com
West Hollywood Park Auditorium
Dodgeball presented by WeHo Dodgeball
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood
BEER BUST! $3 Pints – $11 Pitchers (domestic)
6pm

9pm
West Hollywood Library Community Room

6:30pm screening of Jeff Sheng’s “Fearless”7:00pm screening of David Secter’s film “Take the Flame – Gay Games: Grace, Grit, and Glory”
West Hollywood Park Auditorium
FAMILY FUN NIGHT!

  • “Battle of the Mat” Grudge Match featuring host Southern California Wrestling Club and Golden Gate Wrestling (San Francisco)
  • Cheer Exhibition presented by CHEER LA and CHEER SF
  • Revolution LA Pep Band
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood
BEER BUST! $3 Pints – $11 Pitchers (domestic)
10pm

1:45am
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood
KARAOKE! by Mario Pescatore, host of Monday’s “Be The Star at GYM”Drink Specials
Sunday 21 October
10:30am

2pm
House of Blues
Awards Brunch
Menu and program details HERE
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood
3pm

5pm
West Hollywood Park Library Plaza – South Lawn
Memorial Moment Ceremony
Pan Pacific Park
Big Gay Frisbee
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood
6pm

8pm
West Hollywood Park Auditorium
Volleyball presented  by Los Angeles Volleyball Organization
GYM Sports Bar, West Hollywood

 


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Schedule of events – Venues – Host hotel – Awards – Press/Contact


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