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15jun2:00 PM9:00 PMFeaturedRainbow on the Creek2:00 PM - 9:00 PM Symphony SquareCategories:LGBTQ+

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Join Waller Creek Conservancy presents a free celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community for all ages! Enjoy a day-time Community Pride Festival with music, activities, and educational resources followed by an evening of electrifying entertainment including a headlining performance from RuPaul’s Drag Race’s CoCo Montrese!

Be sure to join Waller Creek Conservancy for our “History and Heroes of Austin Pride” panel where prominent Austinites advocate and celebrate the impact of Austin’s LGBTQIA+ community! Panelist include:
– Austin City Council Member, Jimmy Flannigan
– Denise Hernandez, Hustle for a Cause & Chingona Fest
– Anthony Sobotik and Chad Palmatier, Lick Honest Ice Cream
– Kathryn Gonzales, Austin LGBTQ+ Quality of Life Commission
– TK Tunchez, Founder, Frida Fridays ATX

Explore the history of Pride, the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall, and the heroes of Austin Pride and the LGBTQIA+ community at Rainbow on the Creek’s History and Heroes of Pride historical exhibit presented by the Webber Family Foundation.

Vendors & Sponsors
– AIDS Services of Austin
– allgo
– Equality Texas
– Kind Clinic
– Out Youth
– Texas Exes Pride Alumni Network
– The Q Austin
– Barkin’ Creek Dog Kitchen & Bath
– Lick Honest Ice Creams
– Package Menswear
– Certainty Home Loans
– Richard’s Rainwater
– Hi Sign Brewing
and more!

Sign up to volunteer at signup.com/Group/1410536784022/

Schedule

  • 2 – 6 PM – Community Pride Festival
  • 3 – 3:30 PM – Drag Queen Storytime with Vylette Ward
  • 4 – 5 PM – History & Heroes of Austin Pride Panel
  • 6 – 7 PM – Happy Hour with DJ GirlFriend ATX
  • 7 – 9 PM – Pride Celebration Performances hosted by Grandma Steven and featuring RuPaul’s Drag Race’s CoCo Montrese

Price

FREE, no cover

Time

(Saturday) 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location

Symphony Square

1111 Red River St, Austin TX 78701

Organizer

Waller Creek ConservancyThe Waller Creek Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to create and maintain a chain of extraordinary urban parks around a restored Waller Creek, in partnership with the City of Austin, for the benefit of all. The Conservancy renews the natural environment, promotes play, health and wellness, economic vitality, and mobility, and engages the community through outreach, education, cultural events, and the arts.info@wallercreek.org 1111 Red River St, Austin TX 78701

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