-Courtesy of Aversa PR & Events
Philadelphia largest and most stunning outdoor and indoor restaurants and bars will celebrate June as Philly Gay Pride Month with a month-long celebration! FCM Hospitality and owner Avram Hornik announce that Lola’s Garden, Juno, Parks on Tap (two locations), Morgan’s Pier, Harper’s Garden, Craft Hall, The Garden at Cherry Street Pier and Rosy’s Taco Bar will all work in unison to help raise funds for LGBTQ Philadelphia-based charities through Philly Gay Pride Month Cocktails for a Cause.
All eight locations will feature a special-colored cocktail that matches up with the eight colors of the Philadelphia Gay Pride Flag. All eight cocktails to match the eight colors in the Philly-specific and inclusive rainbow flag will raise money for four different charities. One dollar from all eight cocktails during the 30 days of June will go to support William Way LGBT Community Center, Attic Youth Center, Philly Asian Queer and Galaei. This stance in social solidarity hopes to shine light to the various communities that the celebration of national Pride month helps represent, being mindful to include all groups that help make Philadelphia the amazing, diverse community it is. FCM Hospitality will compile donations from all venues and equally divide them between the organizations which were selected for their dedicated work and ongoing efforts to focus on intersectional populations. Additionally, FCM Hospitality will host the first-ever Philly Gay Pride Day at Parks on Tap at Trail’s End on Saturday, June 12, 2021, from 12:00pm to 6:00pm. Details for Parks on Tap are coming soon – save the date!
“FCM Hospitality is proud to celebrate Gay Pride Month in Philadelphia with Cocktails for a Cause,” said Hornik. “With the pandemic diminishing the Pride celebration last year, it was more important than ever that local businesses step up to support our region’s LGBTQ community and the non-profit organizations that were hardest hit during the pandemic. We are excited to debut this new program and support four worth-while charities that are doing amazing work in our community. We are so dedicated to this that we are debuting this new program for the entire month and at eight of our largest properties.”
FCM properties can be found throughout the Philadelphia area, offering the perfect way to experience different tastes and neighborhoods in the spirit of diversity. FCM’s Cocktails for a Cause campaign will run for the duration of Pride Month (June 1st – June 30th).
Black: Mezcal Margarita (mezcal tequila, triple sec, activated charcoal, agave, lime $11
Juno Philly (1033 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA)
Brown: German Chocolate Cold Brew Martini (Jägermeister cold brew, Godiva liqueur, iced coffee) $10
Craft Hall (901 N. Delaware Ave, Philadelphia, PA)
Red: Stateside Rose (Stateside vodka, Casa del Mar cava rose, pomegranate, lime, agave) $10
Rosy’s Taco Bar (2220 Walnut Street, Philadelphia PA)
Orange: Orange Crushin’ It (Grey Goose vodka, mango puree, tropical Red Bull) $13
Morgan’s Pier (221 N. Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA)
Yellow: Driftin’ Away (Bacardi black rum, Blackbird’s coconut moonshine, grilled pineapple, lime) $12
Harper’s Garden (31 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA)
Green: Butterfly Gimlet (Bluecoat gin, lime juice, muddled cucumber & basil, butterfly pea tea) $13
Lola’s Garden (51 St Georges Rd, Ardmore, PA)
Blue: Frozen Electric Lemonade (vodka, blue curacao, lemon) $10
The Garden at Cherry Street Pier (121 N Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA)
Purple: Pride Punch (grape vodka, razzmatazz liqueur, blue curacao, sour) $10
Parks on Tap (both locations)Trails End (far south end of Schuylkill River Trail via South Street Ramp – South St. & S. 27th St.)
Water Works (640 Waterworks Drive, Philadelphia, PA)
Reservations are encouraged for several locations. Signature cocktails are available during normal hours of operations, which vary based on location. Hours and days of operation may change due to weather and special events for outdoor venues. Guests are encouraged to visit individual location’s website prior to visiting for specific house policies that may be in effect.
ABOUT ATTIC YOUTH CENTER
The Attic Youth Center creates opportunities for LGBTQ youth to develop into healthy, independent, civic-minded adults within a safe and supportive community, and promotes the acceptance of LGBTQ youth in society.
ABOUT WILLIAM WAY COMMUNITY CENTER
The Place Where Every LGBTQIA+ Person Belongs. The William Way LGBT Community Center serves the LGBTQIA+ community of Philadelphia and its allies 365 days a year. From social groups, networking events, and counseling and support services to art exhibitions and cultural experiences, the Center consistently strives to provide new and innovative programs for the LGBTQIA+ communities throughout Greater Philadelphia.
ABOUT PHILLY ASIAN QUEER
Philadelphia Asian & Queer (PAQ) is a volunteer, social organization that strives to engage queer (LGBTQIA+), Asia and Asian American folx within the greater Philadelphia area. Through a range of advocacy, social, and supportive programming, we commit to building and unitng our collective voices as a queer, Asian community.
Galaei is a Queer and Trans, Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (QTBIPOC) radical social justice organization. Continuing to serve the Latinx community, while widening our embrace, Galaei provides and facilitates Queer educational services, community wellness, and is committed to healing historical harm. Galaei is dedicated to creating access, opportunities, sexual empowerment, and economic development for all QTBIPOC individuals while fighting systemic oppression, structural racism, discrimination, and white supremacy.
ABOUT FCM HOSPITALITY
FCM Hospitality is a Philadelphia-based hospitality and entertainment company, managing bars, restaurants, and seasonal pop-ups throughout the region. The company is owned by Avram Hornik, a leader with more than 20 years in the hospitality industry, who has developed some the city’s most popular permanent and temporary venues such as Morgan’s Pier, Concourse Dance Bar, Juno Philly, Union Transfer, Harper’s Garden, Parks on Tap, and Lola’s Garden. For more information about FCM Hospitality, visit fcmhospitality.com or call 215.568.1616.