WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26: Gay rights supporter Vin Testa waves a rainbow flag outside the U.S. Supreme Court building on June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. The high court is expected to rule on the DOMA and Prop 8 gay marriage cases. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
The U.S. Supreme Court made a landmark decision on Wednesday when the court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act and two local nonprofits are celebrating with a party tonight.
“In response to today’s landmark United States Supreme Court decision that DOMA violates the Constitutional rights of LGBT Americans, Hartford non-profits Real Art Ways and True Colors have teamed up to celebrate in style!,” they said in a news release.
The event will be held at 5 p.m. at Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor Street, in Hartford.
The U.S. Supreme Court decision was 5-4. For more on the decision, see NBCNews.com's Live SCOTUSblog.