Pride FB Post Image.jpg

2019 PRIDE FEST OVERVIEW

IMG_1366.jpg

PRIDE WEEK EVENTS

Pride_29 (2).jpg

PRIDE FEST EVENTS

Screen Shot 2019-06-02 at 9.04.56 AM.png

MAP OF EVENTS

Pride Parade

2019 PRIDE GUIDE

IMG_0443.jpg

VENDORS

Coming Soon
Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 11.40.58 AM.pn

PRIDE SHOP

Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 11.42.07 AM.pn

ABOUT DES MOINES

PRIDE WEEK EVENTS

June 1-6

As we build up to our 41st Pride Fest, we have planned new events from a night out at the Iowa Cubs to a CrossFit workout.

queer abstraction resized promotional im

QUEER ABSTRACTION

June 1 | 7 p.m. | Des Moines At Center

IMG_1350.jpg

STORYTELLERS: TRUE STORIES, TRUE SELVES

June 5 | 6:30 | Temple of Performing Arts

Screen Shot 2019-04-15 at 7.38.17 PM.png

SPEAKER SERIES - DAVID GETSY

June 6 | 6:30 p.m. | Des Moines Art Center

Screen Shot 2019-04-15 at 7.40.35 PM.png

A NIGHT OUT AT THE PARK

June 6 | 6:30 p.m. | Principal Park

image1.png

OUTWOD DES MOINES

June 6 | 6:30 p.m. | Max Oxygen CrossFit Downtown

 

2019 PRIDE FEST EVENTS

June 7-9, 2019

 
CCP_PartyFlyer_WebTiles3.jpg
Pride_29 (2).jpg

2019 PRIDE FEST DAY AT ADVENTURELAND

 June 7 | 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | $35

2019 SILENT DISCO

June 7 | 6 p.m. - 12 a.m. | Free

Screen Shot 2019-05-14 at 8.27.01 AM.png
Pride_53.jpg

BIG FREEDIA - QUEEN OF BOUNCE

June 7 | 9:00 p.m. | Free | 107.5 KISS FM Mainstage

2019 PRIDE FUN RUN

June 8 |  8 a.m. | $25+ | Brenton Skating Plaza

Pride_36-57.jpg
Pilates Work Out

2019 PRIDE PET PARADE SPONSORED BY TITO'S HANDMADE VODKA

June 8 | 9 a.m. | $5 | Brenton Skating Plaza

2019 PRIDE YOGA

June 8 | 11-12 p.m. | Free | Brenton Skating Plaza

Copy of Copy of Copy of Copy of Copy of
Civil Partnership

PRIDE SPORTS LEAGUE WELLNESS AREA

June 8 & 9 | Noon to close | Free | 5th St

10 YEARS OF LOVE RECEPTION

June 8 | 12- 2p.m. | Free | People's Plaza at the State Capitol

Copy of Kids & Family Zone -5.jpg
DK - White 835 KB.jpeg

MEET THE CANDIDATES

June 8 | 1:30 p.m. | Free | People's Plaza

2019 PRIDE DRAG KING DSM

June 8 | 5 p.m. | $10+ | Wooly's

Musician_IG_Posts_Page_06.jpg
Musician_IG_Posts_Page_05.jpg

DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS

June 8 | 8:30 p.m. | Free | 107.5 KISS FM Mainstage

PARSON JAMES

June 8 | 9:30 p.m. | Free | 107.5 KISS FM Mainstage

elevate-1200x675.jpg
Screen Shot 2019-04-09 at 5.47.37 PM.png

ELEVATE

June 8 | 10p.m. | $25 | Wooly's

2019 PRIDE PROGRESSIVE WORSHIP

June 9 | 10- 11 a.m. | Free | Mainstage

Pride Parade 1.jpg

2019 PRIDE FEST PARADE

June 9 | 12 p.m. | Free | Grand Ave

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

We've worked with our area hotel partners to save you money during Pride Fest.

Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 3.06.22 PM.png
Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 3.10.03 PM.png
Screen Shot 2019-04-02 at 7.45.42 AM.png

EMBASSY SUITES DOWNTOWN DES MOINES

101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, Iowa, 50309

SHERATON WEST DES MOINES

1800 50th Street West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

AC HOTEL BY MARRIOTT DES MOINES EAST VILLAGE

401 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

Screen Shot 2019-04-02 at 7.49.46 AM.png
Screen Shot 2019-04-17 at 2.30.22 PM.png

DES MOINES MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN

700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

RENAISSANCE DES MOINES SAVERY

401 Locust St, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

 
Volunteers

VOLUNTEER

Last year’s Pride Fest was a success because of the more than 80 volunteers who donated 600 hours of their time from helping with set up to registering attendees.  This year we’re expecting more than 20,000 people to attend Pride Fest and need your help.  If you or your organization would like to sign up to volunteer at Pride Fest, we have numerous ways to get involved.  To learn more about our volunteer positions, click the link below.

 
Screen Shot 2019-06-02 at 9.04.56 AM.png