Cal State Bakersfield will celebrate the fourth annual observance of Pride Week with a number of events beginning Saturday. 

Pride Week is a national event designed to celebrate the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer community. It was created by the LGBTQ+ Pride affinity group at CSUB as a way to connect LGBTQ individuals, allies and students on campus and provide supportive spaces for relevant issues and discussions. 

Events include: 


  • Kickboxing Kick Out Hate at 10 a.m. in the Student Recreation Center
  • Pride Night at the women's volleyball game against Seattle U at 1 p.m.


  • Anne-Natash Pinckney will speak on sexual orientation and gender identity at noon in the Dezember Reading Room
  • The 11th annual Ally Rally will take place 5:30 p.m. in the Stockdale Room


  • Expression Nights begins at 7 p.m. in the Stockdale Court.

Other events during the week will include Zumba, yoga and a family game and movie night.

For the complete list of Pride Week festivities, visit the LGBTQ+ Pride page at

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