June is LGBTQ Pride Month.
And more than 2 dozen local stores, restaurants and services have signed on to a first-ever Pride promotion. Some offer discounts to customers; others are donating a portion of sales to Westport Pride, the new community LGBTQ group
“Merchants of Pride” is available to everyone, of every conceivable sexuality. The only requirement is to have fun.
Amis Trattoria: Pride dinner featuring 3 queer chefs (Jes Bengston, Amis; Emily Mingrone, Tavern on State; Ashley Flagg, Millwright’s); limited seating, reservations required.
Athleta: Show Westport Pride promo on Instagram and get $15 off your purchase, through June.
Bespoke Designs: Donate 10% of sales from all stationery, through June.
CrossFit Westport: $175 for 3 private on-ramp sessions, and 3 weeks of unlimited sessions, through June.
Don Memo: Donate 5% of sales of Azalea cocktail, through August 31.
Finding Westport: Donate 10% of all Pride merchandise products; changes weekly, through June.
Fourth & Pride Vodka: Donate 5% of sales; free shipping on orders of 2 bottles; use promo code WESTPORT2021.
Grammie’s: Limited edition “Pride” donut for $3; can be included in a 6-pack or dozen, through June.
Granola Bar: Donating 10% for items with a Pride sticker, through June.
JL Rocks: 3 rainbow diamond bracelets will be given away via IG Sweepstakes, through June.
Joyride: 10% off a 10-pack of classes (use code JOYPRIDE10); donate 10% of sales of JoyPride tank tops; through June.
Kawa Ni: Donate 5% of sales of Pride fizz cocktail, through August 31.
Kerry Long Photography: Donate $50 from mini-sessions (15 minutes) of Westport Pride families, through July 31.
Le Rouge By Aarti: Donate 10% of sales from “Give a Little Love” 4-pack of chocolate, through June.
Mancini Salon: A service of your choice for contest winner. To oenter: follow@mancinisalon and @westportpride; “like” the “giveaway” photo; tag 2 friends. Contest ends June 4.
Melani Lust Photography: Discount on engagement photos, or 15% off one fine art print. through August 31.
Pam’s James: Contribute 10% of the sales of Pride Trio jams, through June.
Pure Barre Westport: Donate 20% of proceeds from new membership and retail sales, through June.
Purpose2Purchase: Donate portion of proceeds of Westport Pride baseball caps, and Westport and “Any Town” melamine trays, through June.
Rosebud Slumber Parties: Donate 10% of every booking of a “Unicorn & Rainbows” picnic or slumber party theme, through August 31.
Savvy + Grace: Donate 10% of sales of Westport tees and sweatshirts, through August 31 .
Sweet P’s Bakery/The Porch @ Christie’s: donate 20% of proceeds from Pride cookies, trays and packages, through June.
Tap Strength Lab: donate 10% of first month of membership for new members when sign up June-August. Mention code: “Summer of Love.”
The Row House Westport: Donate 20% of proceeds from new membership and retail sales, through June.
The Whelk: Donate 5% of sales of Pride martini, through August 31.
West: Donate 10% of sales of One Love candle, through August 31.