PRIDE IN THE DESERT & PRIDE ON PARADE
LESS THAN 3 MONTHS AWAY!
Tucson Pride's 2 signature events, Pride on Parade and Pride in the Desert are just a few short months away and we hope you will join us for these fantastic celebrations!
This year's Pride on Parade is moving back to 4th Avenue and will take place on Friday, October 9, 2009. The procession will begin at 6:00pm and a block party will follow featuring many of this year's Pride in the Desert performers.
Pride in the Desert takes place the following day, Saturday, October 10, 2009 at Reid Park. In addition to great entertainment (see below for more details), Pride in the Desert also features more than 100 exhibitors, the ever-popular IBT's Drag Depot, a Latin Dance tent, fun for the kids, and much, much more. You can purchase tickets online now and take advantage of the pre-purchase 20% discount.
We'll look forward to seeing you for another great weekend of events!
2009 PRIDE IN THE DESERT ENTERTAINERS
We're excited to announce that we are close to having a final line-up for this year's Pride in the Desert Mainstage and CoffeeHouse Tent entertainment.
In addition to our fantastic headline entertainers, Ari Gold, Adam Joseph, and Jonny McGovern, we are pleased to announce the addition of: Sabra Faulk, Amber Norgaard (pictured,above left), Candace Aragon, Too Much Information, Chris Jacobs (pictured, above middle), and many more talented musicians both local and national.
This year's Pride in the Desert event will feature entertainment on the mainstage from 10:00am-8:00pm and in the CoffeeHouse Tent from 10:30am-6:00pm.
Stay tuned to the Pride in the Desert page at TucsonPride.org for further information.
Artist availability subject to change.
PRIDE IN THE DESERT EXHIBITOR SPOTS: DISCOUNTED PRICES END JULY 31
Planning on being an exhibitor at this year's Pride in the Desert? Then be sure to let us know by the end of July in order to take advantage of discounted pricing.
Exhibitor spots are going fast and we are expecting to sell out, once again, this year. Click here for complete information, to download forms, and pay fees.
WANT TO GIVE BACK TO TUCSON PRIDE AND ANOTHER FAVORITE NON-PROFIT?
Tucson Pride needs volunteers for our events, Pride on Parade and Pride in the Desert, and we hope you will consider helping out.
The benefits of volunteering for Tucson Pride include gaining free admission to Pride in the Desert as well as the opportunity to make a donation to one of your favorite non-profit groups through our innovative Volunteer Dollars Program!
Let's face it, times are tough! What better way to save a little money while volunteering for a great organization and giving back to one of your favorite groups?
Click here for more information on being a volunteer and our Volunteer Dollars Program.