(6.17) It looks like interest is high in the Pride events scheduled for this weekend as the RI Pride 2023 site was very slow to open, but hang in there. Here are some of the main events: Wicked Cool Block Party with Idina Menzel, 9pm, Friday, Snow Street, the Dark Lady and Alleycat. Here for […]
(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
(6.16) Rhode Island Pride has events planned all week culminating in “Louder & Prouder,” the PrideFest Main Stage on South Water Street from noon to 7pm. This will be followed by the famous Illuminated Night Parade downtown starting at 8:15pm. Live music and DJs provide music during the day, and fans of RuPaul’s Drag Race
(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
(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
(6.16) Good to have Greater City: Providence back up and running — Jef was having justifiable conniptions — and just in time to fill us in on Saturday’s PrideFest and Parade. Go here for info and map of the daytime events on South Water Street, and the evening’s Illuminated Parade which GC:PVD notes “. .
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 —
It seems worth mentioning again that downtown Providence is going to be quite busy today with Pridefest. It got a brief mention here by the correspondent most qualified to comment, but Matthew gets so caught up in the relative merits of the talent portion of the program (and how it might reflect on him) that