If June hits the calendar, the whole queer community from every nook and corner of the world spill rainbow rays everywhere because the month is completely dedicated to the celebrations of queer orientations and especially celebrating all the queer people who fought for the upliftment of the community in various countries. If you are a person who belongs to the queer community or even a heterosexual who is a queer ally, celebrating pride month with your queer partner, brings out extreme happiness and satisfaction for being queer and being you with the person you love. There are various possible ways for you to celebrate your sexuality with your partner.
Participating in pride parades and going out for queer parties is one of the standard ways to appreciate queerness in pride month but you can celebrate it only for one day or else for a whole weekend. In the current scenario, stepping out for parades and parties is kind of an impossible thing. You must celebrate it every day and every moment because all we have is one month in a whole year.
Supporting each other is one kind of a celebration. Working towards others' upliftment also uplifts you personally. If you are a queer couple who likes to enjoy pride month together, support various queer artists, authors, and all the talented queer people out there, by signing up for their shows, reading their books, and by just leaving an appreciation post online on behalf of you, as a couple. Words of encouragement are much needed in this current demeaning scenario.
Watch queer movies together or else start binge-watching a gay or lesbian series together. Search for various queer flicks online, watch and relate them with your queer love story. You surely end up knowing each other better and also you get to spend time together even though you are busy working. Just spare an hour or two, get cozy and watch movies together!
Try to contact people whom you know, trust, and love. Especially show gratitude to people who set you up, who encouraged you to be together, who always step up to solve your issues, who accept you the way you are, who always stay beside you no matter what. All queer couples retain some kind of support from people in and out of the queer community. Most importantly, leave a thank you note for all the queer allies who support your love. Celebrating pride month is all about celebrating love and your support system.
Call them over for dinner or a house party. Enjoy food, drinks, and conversations. Being a star host queer couple and have small gatherings with your special people to mark pride month indeed marks your relationship too!
You don't have to donate crazy bucks to various organizations but being a couple, you can take a very small portion of your savings to donate some amount to the queer people who are needy especially to the abandoned transgenders, gays, and lesbians from poor families. If you are privileged enough, you can gift your barely used clothes, makeup, and accessories to all the booming queer teenagers who can't afford them, especially the drag artists. Just attempt, and see how you feel. You will be the happier queer couple who encourages other queer people.
Plan for some weekend getaways with other queer couples you know or else plan a vacation and try to get along with some random queer couples because being a couple if you mingle with other couples, you know where you are in your relationship and you also get to recognize various things to improve and make your romantic bond stronger. Love surely be in the air when various queer couples come together to celebrate pride month!
Or you can visit each other's places for a weekend to get along with your families. Whether you are open or closeted to your families, try to involve your family in your pride month celebrations. If you are open, it's well and good, you can tell your parents and siblings regarding pride month and make them acknowledge the importance. If you are closeted, there is no harm in spending some time with your partner and family together for one day right?
If you are a shopaholic couple, invest in pride clothing and get all the rainbow and unicorn accessories to celebrate pride month in a typical queer way. Well, there is no wrong with being extra gay in pride month. This way, you also end up supporting vari