The Pride Center of New Jersey is a welcoming place for  gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and questioning men, women and teens to meet, socialize, share, bond, grow in self-awareness and thrive. You will find numerous social, support, educational, entertaining, and fun opportunities in over twenty groups and events that happen every month.  Explore the web site and then come and experience everything that our Center community has to offer.  LGBTIQQ folks, our friends and allies are always welcome! Check out our groups and calendar to learn more about our offerings. View our galleries to see photos of past events.

The Pride Center is located at:
85 Raritan Ave., Suite 100 , Highland Park, NJ

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Thank You Jersey Out Bowling

The Pride Center would like to thank the Jersey Out Bowling league for their Halloween fundraising party to support the Pride Center. Please feel free to join their group for bowling 7:30PM every Friday night at Brunswick Zone lanes in North Brunswick. No experience and no league commitment is required. Check out the website for more information:

Jersey Out Bowling | Central Jersey’s social LGBT bowling club.

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WANTED: MALE  MODEL  for a drawing session   

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 Date:  TBD

Time: Usually a Sunday from 2- 5pm

Place:  Pride Center of NJ

85 Raritan Ave    Highland Park, NJ 08904

If interested contact Tai Lin at: – in the subject area type – Male Model, include name, phone number, stats and picture if possible

Compensation $45



Out Of The Box- Open Mic


OUT OF THE BOX is an open-mic for ALL TYPES OF PERFORMERS poets, singers, comedians, tragedians, musicians, jugglers, etc, etc, etc… It’s held on the THIRD FRIDAY of EVERY MONTH from 8:00 to about 10:30 pm. Admission: $5- $10 (donation) requested — Light Gnosh and Low Octane Beverages Served.

Hosted by Pandora Scooter and Stephen. …how this works… Doors open around 7:45 pm. unnamedFolks come on by and sign up on the list as they arrive. Every effort is made to make sure everyone who signs up will be given time up on the mic to share. Priority is given to those who get there earlier, but if there’s room, we’ll fit everyone in, if possible. The list closes at 8:15 pm or when it’s full.  Count on having around 6 minutes if there are lots of folks (15 or more), and up to 8 if there aren’t. If you have a piece that is more than 8 minutes, check in with either Pandora or Stephen and we’ll figure something out! More info? Email Info:
Want to talk to a person? Call 732-718-0134


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