Health & Wellness Zone

PrideFest Health & Wellness Zone, June 9 - 11, 2023 in the historic east village

PrideFest: Health & Wellness Zone is presented by UCS Healthcare and Sammons Financial in partnership with Iowa Wolves, Principal, and Broadlawns, Primary Health Care, DLL Financial, and Polk County Health & Development.

What is it?

The Health and Wellness Zone at the 2023 PrideFest is a designated area within the event that focuses on promoting health, well-being, and support for the LGBTQ+ community. It is a space where you can access resources, information, and services related to various aspects of health.

Where is it?

North of E. Locust along 5th St.

Schedule of Events – Saturday, June 10, 2023

  • 12 – 6 PM Polk County Health
    • Primary Health Care provides medical, dental, and behavioral health care. PHC is also the home of The Project at PHC, an HIV prevention, care, and treatment services. 
  • 12 – 11 PM Health Screenings – UCS Healthcare
    • UCS Healthcare delivers comprehensive health care services, including medical and behavioral health diagnosis, education, and treatment, including therapy, psychiatric services, substance use disorder therapy, and medication assisted treatment
  • 12 – 6 PM Planned Parenthood
    • Your health is our highest priority and we believe your body is your own. Planned Parenthood, is a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive and sexual healthcare, and sexual education.
  • 12 – 6 PM Pride Sports League
    • Dunk Tank – it only takes one good throw to soak your favorite Board members and Community Celebrities. 

Vendor times may extend or change based on attendee demand.