Almost two dozen events are happening throughout Iowa and the Midwest during the upcoming Pride season. Take a look!
Decorah Pride May 11, 2 p.m. to midnight, Mary Christopher Park and downtown Decorah. Find it on FB at Decorah Pride.
Kansas City PrideFest: “Diversity Not Division” May 31-June 2, Berkley Riverfront Park
• Concert 6-11 pm Friday
• Fair noon to midnight Saturday
• Fair noon to 7 pm Sunday
Find it on FB or kcpridefest.org
Quad Cities PrideFest. May 31-June 2. Outdoor Street Fair, drag shows and entertainment. $10 admission. Find it on FB or at quadcitiespridefestivals.com
Street Fair, Equality March, and Evening Pride, Doxx Bar, Sioux City. Find it on FB.
Pride Prom, June 1, evening, Mason City Brewing, 28 E. State St. Find it on FB.
Pride Fest Day at Adventureland. June 7, 10 am to 6 pm. Find it on FB or capitalcitypride.org
• Silent Disco, 7 pm to midnight Friday, East Village
• Fun Run, 8 am Saturday
• Pet Parade, 9 a.m. Saturday, Brenton Skating Plaza
• Saturday Street Festival, noon to midnight
• Vow Renewals, noon-3pm, Brenton Skating Plaza
• Singled Out, 1-2 pm, East Village
• Main Stage , 8:30 pm, East Village
• Pride Progressive Worship, 10-11am Sunday, East Village
Find it on FB or at capitalcitypride.org/2019-pride-fest-weekend
Unity Pride Parade, June 8, 11 am – 2 pm E. 2nd St., Davenport. Find it on FB.
Pride Week in Iowa City, June 10- 14, downtown Iowa City
• Pride at FilmScene: Stonewall Uprising, 6 pm Monday, FilmScene
• Big Gay Bar Crawl, 9 pm Tuesday, downtown Iowa City
• Pride Fashion Show & Spoken Word, 7 pm Wednesday, Yacht Club
• I.C. Kings Present Pride, 9 pm Thursday, Studio 13
• Pride Picnic, 5 pm Friday, Upper City Park
• Pride Pub Quiz, 7 pm Friday, The Deadwood
Find it on FB or at iowacitypride.org
49th Annual Iowa City Pride Fest & Parade. June 15, noon to 10 pm, downtown Iowa City. Entertainers all day, vendor and food fair, family fun scene, interactive art, speakers and more. Find it on Facebook or at www.iowacitypride.org
Dubuque Pride Picnic. June 16, noon to 5 pm. Find it on FB.
Pride in the Park, June 22, Crapo Park, Burlington. Find it on FB.
Twin Cities Pride, June 22-23
• Pride in Concert, 6 pm Saturday, Loring Park
• Rainbow Run 5K, 9:30am
• Pride Parade, 11 am-2 pm Sunday, 2nd Avenue
Find it on FB or at https://tcpride.org/general-information/
Chicago PrideFest, June 22-23, 11 am – 10 pm, Boystown. Street festival, boy band showcase, pet parade, vendor fair. Find it on FB or go to chicagopridefest.com.
Lander Pride Picnic, June 23, Lander Pride, Dubuque. Find it on FB.
• Youth Pride, Saturday, Baxter Arena
• Pride Parade, 10 am Sunday, Old Market
• Pride Festival, noon, Baxter Arena
Find it on FB or heartlandpride.org/2019pride
Chicago Pride Parade, June 30, noon – 3 pm, Uptown & Lincoln Park
Pride Night at the BallPark. July 5, 6:35-10 pm, Memorial Auditorium, Cedar Rapids Kernels versus the Burlington Bees. Find it on FB.
CR PrideFest, July 6, NewBo Market. Live music and vendors. Find it on FB or at crpridefest.com
Mason City Pride, Aug. 17, 11 am to 10 pm, East Park. Find it on FB at MCPride or at masoncitypride.com
Cedar Valley PrideFest, Late August, Waterloo. Find it on FB or at cedarvalleypride.com
2019 Carroll PrideFest, Aug. 30, noon-6 pm, Graham Park Road. Find it on FB
Ames PrideFest, Sept. 7. 11 am to 8 pm Entertainment and vendors. Find it on FB or at amespride.org
Quad Cities Fall Pride Sept. 20-21, downtown Davenport. Find it on FB or quadcitiespridefestivals.com
Orange City Pride Oct. 18-20
Find it on FB at OCPride.