In celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall riots which took place in NYC, PrideFestival, presented by Absolut Vodka, is pulling out all the stops by inviting worldwide dance music sensation Kygo to perform at the Sunday June 30th closing party.
“I’m honored to play,” the Norwegian Tropical House DJ/artist/producer said in an interview about his upcoming Manhattan performance. “Supporting the LGBTQ community is very important to me. I’ve been excited for a while to announce this one, and can’t wait to put on a very special show.”
The specific event is called Utopia, and it comes to the Javits Center with support ing performances by Cirque du Soleil, Kiiara, J Hart, Leomeo complete with full orchestra accompaniment. Tickets for the event are on sale now, and all net proceeds will benefit the LGBTQ charities Stonewall Gives Back Initiative, LIFEBeat, and the Trevor Project. Check the official flyer for more details below.