Tallahassee Pridefest

April 16, 2011

Every year, all over the world, communities host pride celebrations, festivals that provide visibility for and unity of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender members of the community. These celebrations observe the rich diversity of the area and provide educational opportunities for straight allies. For the past few years, the Pride festival in Tallahassee, Florida has been growing. PRIDEFEST 2010 brought in thousands of guests from all over the states of Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and beyond.

Tallahassee PRIDEFEST has quickly become not only a celebration, but an annual cultural week of events that entertain, educate, and thrill all of those who attend!

Continuing a multi-year tradition, Tallahassee PRIDEFEST 2011 brings a host of opportunities to help you educate, liberate, and celebrate out and about in Tallahassee. From literary events to performances, art shows to alternative proms, opportunities to serve the community, and the premiere event, Pride in the Plaza, there is truly something for everyone.

Friday, April 8, 2011

Hosted in conjunction with Florida State University’s PRIDE Student Union, giving every couple, same-sex or not, a chance to have another prom dancing with the partner of their choice.

Saturday, April 9, 2011

A relaxing start to the week, inviting everyone to come have a drink with friends, old and new.  Bring a non-perishable food item and receive a discount on your cover charge.

Sunday, April 10, 2011

A community-wide interfaith service hosted by local faith-based organizations.

Monday, April 11, 2011

An art show featuring the works of some of Tallahassee’s most talented artists.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Featuring readings by local and regional writers and published authors.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

To be determined.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

A night of all-girl bands.  Boys can’t be in the bands, but they can attend.

Friday, April 15, 2011

To be determined.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

An all-day celebration of pride for the entire family at Kleman Plaza in downtown Tallahassee.  Features food and business vendors, community organizations, a main stage with live entertainment and a Kids Zone with a jump-house and kid-friendly activities.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Keep the pride going with the official After Party of PRIDEFEST 2011!  This year, we’ve brought the party into Kleman Plaza to bring you live entertainment under the stars.

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