Pridefest

PrideFest & Illuminated Parade

(6.18) Rhode Island Pride announces the return of PrideFest and the Illuminated Night Parade. During the day-long festival there will be live acts and performers. The ProJo reports that drag celebrities, Ada Vox and Pangina Heals, will be on hand. A slate of other performers will take the stage throughout the day, including Rhode Island pop …

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PrideFest And Illuminated Night Parade

(6.17) The main Pride Rhode Island events of interest to locals this weekend are the PrideFest on South Water Street during the day on Saturday, and the Illuminated Night Parade that winds through downtown Providence later that evening. PrideFest from noon to 7pm combines over 200 businesses, organizations, food trucks, a Kid’s Zone, arts, Youth …

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PrideFest And Queer Arts Festival

(6.19) What a weekend! First, Pride RI has events scheduled for the entire weekend but Saturday is always the big day for PrideFest. Starting at noon on Saturday, South Water Street will be closed to traffic for the street festival — entertainment, food, drink, vendors — until sunset. Then head downtown and stake out your …

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PrideFest And Illuminated Parade

This is a two-parter so pay attention. First, South Water Street will be closed to traffic today from noon to 8pm for PrideFest 2011. Entertainment includes Motown singer Thelma Houston, Kid Akimbo, Sister Funk, Pamela Means and more. Part Two: The evening culminates in the now famous Illuminated Night Parade — everybody dance now — …

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