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NYC's Biggest Pride Event

New York City - Jun 24th, 2023

Planet Pride returns with a full takeover of the world-renowned Avant Gardner and Brooklyn Mirage. Experience the journey of a lifetime and take a ride to PLANET PRIDE!


For the First Time Ever


New York City - Jun 25th, 2023

Get ready for Pride in Central Park! The largest outdoor Pride music festival in NYC held at the Iconic SummerStage. Known to be one of New York’s most beloved, broadly accessible, outdoor performing arts stages is ours for one epic party!


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The Parties You Love

Iconic Events.

Unforgettable Moments.

"The New York Event Producer That's Raising The Bar And Giving Back"


Previous Events

A Look Back

Previous Events


2011 - 2019

Producer of the Main Floor for LifeBall in Vienna, Europe's biggest AIDS charity event, raising over €30 million. Special guests include Kylie Minogue, Fergie, Janet Jackson, Ricky Martin, Katy Perry, Sharon Stone, with fashion designers Dsquared, Roberto Cavalli, Jean Paul Gaultier, Givenchy, JMugler, Moschino, and Viviene Westwood, among many others.

World Pride


The world came to NYC to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stonewall. We were honored to produce 12 events, including the WE Party Main Event at the Javits Center. We made history with the world’s largest nightclub event and also raised over $500,000 for LGBTQ+ charities, and it was because of YOU.

Matinée Las Vegas

2010 - 2018

For 8 years, Matinee Vegas reigned as the summer's biggest gay music festival, attracting over 10,000 guests annually to the 3-day takeover of Sin City, highlighted by the WaterPark Main Event from day into night with fireworks.

Matinée San Diego

2013 - 2017

For 3 years, Matinee San Diego soared as the most anticipated party series on the West Coast.

Matinée New York

2010 - 2017

Birthed in 2010 on Governors Island, the memorable Pride events were marked with theatrics and over-the-top pyrotechnics.


2016 - Present

Launched in 2016, U-NITE celebrates the best of nightlife, welcoming all to megaclub Stage 48. Featuring international DJs, dancers and cutting-edge production, this high-energy special event is a staple destination in the concrete jungle.

"Pride Festival Main Event at Javits Center Raises over $500,000 for LGBTQ Charities"



Get Elevated

Photo Gallery


Look Who's Talking

Press Articles

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Jake Resnicow Brings NYC Theatrical Magic to Vienna’s Life Ball

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Dancing Astronaut

Kygo raises more than $110,000 for LGBTQ charities with UTOPIA live show

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Out Magazine

Meet Jake Resnicow, The Super-Producer Who Gave Us Life at Life Ball

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Digital Journal

Jake Resnicow unites the most eclectic pride lineup on one stage

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Fashion Week Daily

Event Producer Jake Resnicow Has Your World Pride Plans All Figured Out


Rolling Stone

Bette Midler Responds to Trump Calling Her ‘Washed-Up Psycho’ at World Pride

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Bella Magazine

Jake Resnicow’s Pride Festival Main Event At Javits Center Raises Over $500,000 For LGBTQ Charities

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Billboard Magazine

Pride Profile: 10 Questions With Event Producer Jake Resnicow

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The Rainbow Times

Hometown Pride: Jake Resnicow Spreads Pride All Over the World

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Meet The New York Event Producer That's Raising The Bar And Giving Back

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Out Magazine

Pride With a Purpose Gives Party Admission in Exchange for LGBTQ Charity Work

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New York Kicks-off Pride Month with Equality in the Workplace Event Produced by Jake Resnicow


Get To Know

Jake Resnicow

Born in Newton, Massachusetts, Jake got his start as a Nightlife Editor for EDGE magazine. He was the first to launch Matinée to the U.S. with world-class events at Governors Island, Universal Studios Orlando, Cowabunga Bay WaterPark, and Winter Party, among others. He has since become one of the world's leading event producers, with his focus on extravagant production as well as the guest experience making sure that each event always retains a personal touch.


In 2018, he was honored as one of the OUT100 Most Influential LGBTQ People of the Year. His Pride Festivals in New York, Miami, Las Vegas and Los Angeles are spectacles, combining elaborate theatrical sets and A-list talent. He has made a name for himself as a party-giving philanthropist, producing some of the most prestigious fundraiser events for organizations including Life Ball, Trevor Project, The White Party Gala, Ali Forney Center, Lambda Legal and It Gets Better.

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