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Art of Cool Festival Opposes House Bill 2 and Welcomes All People Regardless of Gender or Sexual Orientation

In response to the Charlotte, NC ordinance that shielded the LGBT community from discrimination in housing and public accommodations, Republican Governor Pat McCrory tweeted the following:

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This explanation resulted in the approval of the infamous House Bill 2. Receiving wide spread rebuke from the NCAA, NBA, PayPal, Dow Chemical, Apple, and many companies in Silicon Valley, House Bill 2 is overarching legislation that blocks local government from passing anti-discrimination laws for the LGBT community in North Carolina.

Join the Art of Cool and our local partners at The Blue Note Grill, Pinhook, the Durham Arts Council and the Museum of Durham History and speak out against North Carolina’s House Bill 2.

Say “No” to discrimination against the LGBT community.

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