Callen-Lorde Presents: ROAR


Unleash your Pride party animal at ROAR 2017 at the Central Park Zoo! The unofficial kickoff to NYC Pride since 2001, ROAR features private after-hours access to this iconic New York location, delicious food and drink, an open bar and live entertainment. This year we're thrilled to announce New York based DJ collective Occupy The Disco will be joining us, providing beats that have made their Sunday afternoon residency at Le Bain - Paradisco - the best way to end a weekend for years!

In addition to a picnic feast, we will have a robust silent auction featuring fine art, culinary experiences from New York’s premier restaurants, adventurous travel packages and elegant luxury goods. Stay tuned as we announce our special guests, coming soon!

Tickets start at just $85 and sponsorships come with an array of benefits. Sponsorships provide you or your company with excellent exposure among healthcare leaders, nightlife entertainers, public advocates and elected officials who are committed to LGBTQ healthcare issues. Most importantly, your financial support funds the continuation of Callen-Lorde’s lifesaving mission to provide sensitive, quality health care and related services targeted to New York’s LGBTQ communities — in all their diversity — regardless of ability to pay.

Show your ZOO COLORS at ROAR!

Thank you to our ROAR 2017 Sponsors:

Diamond Sponsor
BioReference Laboratories

Bronze Sponsors
Broadway Cares -Equity Fights AIDS
IJR Healthcare Financial Services

Patron Sponsor
Amida Care

Benefactor Sponsors
Navin C. Mehta, MD
Antonio Poglianich & Peter A. O’Kuhn
Wells Fargo Advisors

Supporter Sponsors
James T. Evans
KG Fare Catering & Events
Donnie Roberts & Geoff Allman
Jeremy Schwartz, LCSW

Event Branding Generously Donated by:
Mother New York

Special thanks to our event Host Committee:

Jimmy Asci
Dean Carras
Matthew Cohen
Michael DeLucia
Rich Ferraro
JP Gonzalez
Danielle Horanieh
Kevin McCue
Allison Palmer
Lisa Padilla
Archley Prudent & Hugh Gallagher-Prudent
Nicole Rousseau
Jonathan Santos-Ramos
  • Central Park Zoo
    64th Street and Fifth Ave, New York
  • Thursday Jun 1
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