Capital City Pride 2024 Annual Gala and Awards Ceremony
Saturday, March 2, 2024 6:00pm-9:00pm
The River Center, Downtown Des Moines

Step into a world of wonder and fantasy at the 2024 Capital City Pride Gala. Join us for an “Over the Rainbow” inspired evening in the magical realm of “Oz”. From the emerald green hues to the sparkle of ruby slippers, prepare for an enchanting evening of celebration for those that strengthen and promote the Iowa LGBTQ+ community. The dreams that you dare to dream, really do come true.

The evening kicks off with a cocktail hour, followed by an elegant dinner and awards ceremony honoring the 2024 Capital City Pride Person of the Year, Ally of the Year, and Company of the Year! The celebration continues with an evening of entertainment, sure to melt troubles like lemon drops . Come dressed in your most dazzling Oz-inspired attire for evening of magic and memories with Capital City Pride.

Gala Sponsors

Tito's Handmade Vodka Logo
Bankers Trust
Krause Group

Attendee Information

Capital City Pride is thrilled to have you join us for an evening “Over the Rainbow” at the River on Saturday March 2nd, 2024.  This will be a night to remember, filled with glamour, music and exciting activities.  

6:00pm-9:00pm, Please bring a copy of your digital ticket for guest check in.  

The River Center
340 SW 3rd Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309


The River Center offers a designated, gated parking lot for self-parking guest use.  Paid parking is also available at the adjacent gated parking lots.

Purchase your tickets here.

*This is a 21 and up event.

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