Gentlemen’s Ball celebrates LGBTQ activists, entertainers in style

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Hundreds of black LGBTQ men and theirallies dressed to the nines on Saturday for the 7th Annual Gentlemen’s Ball.

The ball is always the marquee event in a weekend of empowerment and celebration, so it’s fitting that it was held at the Marriott Marquis.

The weekend included a welcome reception and scholarship ceremony on Friday and a farewell brunch and day party on Sunday.

Click on the links for more Gentlemen’s Ball action over the years.

Photos by Russ Youngblood

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