©2019 by Capital City Pride - Des Moines

 

2019 PRIDE FEST OVERVIEW

PRIDE WEEK EVENTS

PRIDE FEST EVENTS

MAP OF EVENTS

VOLUNTEER

PARKING

2019 PRIDE GUIDE

VENDORS

PRIDE SHOP

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

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

STORYTELLERS: TRUE STORIES, TRUE SELVES

June 5 | 6:30 | Temple of Performing Arts

SPEAKER SERIES - DAVID GETSY

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

A NIGHT OUT AT THE PARK

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

OUTWOD DES MOINES

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

 

2019 PRIDE FEST EVENTS

June 7-9, 2019

 
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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ELEVATE

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

2019 PRIDE PROGRESSIVE WORSHIP

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

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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.

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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

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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.

 
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