Traffic Advisory: Celebrate Boston Pride at Jamaica Plain Block Party on Sunday!

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The 2018 Jamaica Plain Boston Pride Block Party is on Sunday and it will feature the 6th Annual Divas, Dogs & Drag Show and a whole lot of dancing!

The 2018 Jamaica Plain Boston Pride Parade is on Sunday, June 10th.

Before we get into the fun stuff. Please note that from Centre Street to South Huntington Avenue will be closed to traffic from 6 am to 11 pm. And there will be Tow Zone in effect on Perkins Street from South Huntington Avenue to Centre Street.

Now for the party! The party will be from 2 to 8 pm on Perkins Street.

There will be more than 2,000 LGBTQ folk and friends of all ages for an outdoor party with several cash bars, food, drag, dogs and dancing!

The first hour will be a family-friendly time with DJ Maryalice offering throwbacks from the 60s, 70s and 80s. Of course, as with any kids event in Boston, the obligatory face painting will be offered. There will also be a dress-up selfie booth!

Then at 3 pm will be Kristen Porter's 6th Annual Divas, Dogs & Drag Show! Miss Gay NY and former Queen of Boston Pride Sapphira Cristal will be emceeing. Then the party turns into an all-out dance party with DJ L'Duke until 8 pm.

Check out the Facebook event page for photos and bios of drag performers in the show, as well dogs ready for their time in the spotlight.

Click here for more information about the 2018 Jamaica Plain Boston Pride Block Party.