Pittsburgh Pride 2015

Pittsburgh Pride 2015

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Pittsburgh Pride – Pittsburgh Pride is the premier LGBT community festival in Pennsylvania, featuring the Pride March, PrideFest and other events in June and is sponsored by the Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA. PrideFest is a day-long FREE event that takes place on Liberty Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh between 6th Street and 10th Street.  In 2014, we had over 95,000 attendees (according to City of Pittsburgh estimates), and this year promises to be bigger and better than ever! This year’s event will feature: Over 150 vendors Street performers Food booths Family friendly carnival games and inflatable attractions A wide variety of continuous entertainment on two stages. This year, we are anticipating over 130 organizations and groups participating in the PrideMarch representing thousands of people….more than the Veterans Day Parade,…
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Hampton Roads Pride 2014

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Hampton Roads Pride - Norfolk, Va To instill pride, celebrate unity and embrace diversity in the Hampton Roads Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community by creating visibility and promoting full human and civil rights through education, celebration, and networking. Hampton Roads Pride 2014 To promote pride and knowledge of the richness and diversity of the community through the organization and promotion of annual regional pride events. Hampton Roads Pride is an all-volunteer, organization. Hampton Roads Pride serves the community by: Providing a home for the nurture and celebration of LGBT organizations, institutions and culture. Promoting strong community partnerships. Increasing public affirmation of LGBT individuals through education, advocacy and outreach. Issuing over $52,000 in scholarships over the past 12 years. Hampton Roads Pride exists to empower all LGBT and allied…
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Colorado Springs PrideFest 24

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Colorado Springs PrideFest 24 - Colorado Springs, CO Celebrate Diversity at cosPRIDE-FEST 24 where everyone is welcome. LGBT families, couples, and singles along with their friends and straight allies come together for an entire weekend of fun at America The Beautiful Park (downtown Colorado Springs). Colorado Springs PrideFest 24 About cosPride Founded: 1978 The Beginning When the modern LGBT rights movement began with the "Stonewall Riots" in 1969, the Colorado Springs LGBT community was like any other. In fact, Colorado Springs is home to some of the nation's oldest LGBT organizations, like the United Court of the Pikes Peak Empire, founded in 1973. Shortly after the riots, what's known as the "Community Center" movement began, and Pikes Peak Gay & Lesbian Community Center was formed in 1978, also ranking it…
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Seattle PrideFest 2014

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Seattle PrideFest - Seattle, WA Celebrating 40 years of Pride in Seattle in style. It's going to be one for the record books! Seattle PrideFest is the largest free Pride Festival in the country. The next PrideFest is June 29, 2014 at the Seattle Center! Seattle PrideFest 2014 To honor the past, celebrate Pride in the present, and help prepare for the battles our community will have to fight in the future. We raise money for community non-profits and help feature them at the festival in unique ways to enable them to better do the work they do in the community. Supporting community organizations has been part of our central mission here at PrideFest. Whether it's giving free booths to dozens of non-profits (2013), donating nearly $15,000 to Referendum 74,…
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Denver PrideFest 2014

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Denver PrideFest - Denver, CO Produced by the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center of Colorado (The Center),  is now the third largest pride festival and seventh largest pride parade in the United States. Denver PrideFest 2014 Denver PrideFest takes place in downtown Civic Center Park, featuring the CoorsLight PrideFest Parade, the Smirnoff DanceWorld, the Peligroso Latin Stage with cultural programming, and the Center Stage with live entertainment.The festival hosts 325,000 guests annually and also features more than 250 vendor booths with arts, crafts, food and more. We provide a VIP area with food and drinks for sponsors and contributors to enjoy. There’s also a family area, youth alley, and a transgender resource area. The mission of Denver PrideFest is to create a fun, safe and empowering space to…
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Rhode Island Pride 2014

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RI Pridefest & Parade - Providence, RI Rhode Island Pride - Rhode Island's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Celebration - Providence, Warwick, Cranston, Newport - RI Rhode Island Pride 2014 Mission Creating opportunities for integrating and promoting visibility for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community Promoting equal rights and diversity through public education and the arts Providing safe opportunities and venues for people to come out and express and celebrate their sexual identities History For generations sexual minorities have been feared, ridiculed, discriminated against, and ostracized because of misinformation and misunderstanding within the majority community. In 1976, individuals who believed it is essential that male and female sexual minorities have avenues to educate the larger community and opportunities to come together and openly celebrate who they are began…
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Long Island Pride 2014

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Long Island Pride - Long Island, NY One of the Largest parades outside of New York City... The 2014 Pride Parade on Saturday, June 14, 2014 will begin at 12:00pm, leading to Heckscher Park for PrideFest, a day-long music and entertainment festival. Long Island Pride 2014 For the past two years, Long Island PrideFest has been the highlight of the year for Long Island’s GLBT community. From 1:00pm to 6:00pm, PrideFest rocks Heckscher Park with all-day live entertainment from top performers and local talent. PrideFest has something for all 15,000+ participants annually: enjoy a beer and wine garden, a VIP Lounge, a health pavilion, information booths, activities for children and families, delicious food, and much more. For the past two years, Long Island PrideFest has been the highlight of the…
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Milwaukee Pride Parade 2014

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Milwaukee Pride Parade - Milwaukee, WI To provide an outlet to the citizens of South Eastern Wisconsin in which GLBT individuals and groups can participate in a parade to show their pride. Milwaukee Pride Parade 2014 The Parade Awards Unit of the pride Parade Every year in the categories of Best Float, Best Marching Unit, Best Decorated Car, and Spirit Award. Sometimes there are other awards as well Check out actual website for those details. Brief History of the Milwaukee Pride Parade PrideFest was the first organization to hold a Pride parade in the Milwaukee area.  But unfortunately during PrideFest's darker years when funding was low the parade was cut from the bill of events. The original owners of Outbound magazine took the bull by the horns and one year…
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Joplin Missouri Pridefest 2014

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Joplin Missouri Pridefest - Joplin, MO Pridefest is an annual event hosted by Joplin Pride to celebrate diversity. It is a festival where members of the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) community gather together and enjoy each others company and partake in activities such as drag entertainment, educational talks, and retail entertainment from local vendors in the local community. Pridefest is a family friendly event open to every member of the community so they may enjoy the activities as well as their children in a diverse and tolerant atmosphere. Joplin Missouri Pridefest 2014 Joplin Pridefest 2014 Landreth Park Murphy Blvd & Main St Joplin MO Saturday, June 7th, 2014 10 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. We will have the Second Annual Cutest Pet Contest. We have a great line up for…
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PrideFest Milwaukee 2014

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27th Annual PrideFest Milwaukee We are the nations largest LGBT festival with permanent festival grounds, owned and operated entirely by volunteers each and every year. PrideFest Milwaukee does not have one paid employee, simply the dedication and devotion to bring together a festival each and every year for our community. PrideFest Milwaukee 2014 For over 26 years, we’ve been proudly celebrating LGBT culture and community. For over 25 years, PrideFest Milwaukee has been proudly celebrating LGBT culture and community! We’re the world’s largest LGBT festival with permanent festival grounds, owned and operated entirely by volunteers each and every year. PrideFest Milwaukee does not have one paid employee, simply the dedication and devotion to bring together a festival each and every year for our community. However, Milwaukee’s LGBT celebrations go all…
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