by OLY ARTS staff

PRIDE POWER-UP Thursday, June 15

9 p.m.   Dance Party – Jake’s on 4th, 311 Fourth Ave.

 

PRIDE KICK-OFF  Friday, June 16

Street party in front of Oly Underground

 

7:30 p.m. — Music — DJ Aaron Fury

8 p.m. — Welcome — Jadys Diamond, MC

8:05 p.m. — Welcome — Gina Thompson, Pride chair

8:10 p.m. – Breakdancing Superstars — Thunder RAJ

8:25 p.m. — Welcome speeches — local elected officials

8:30 p.m. — Speech – Dr. Karen Johnson

8:35 p.m. — Drag Superstars – Court of Tacoma

8:45 p.m. — Poetry – Lennée Reid

9 p.m. — Drag Superstars – Terroncé

9:10 p.m. – Drag Superstars – Miss Tina Turntable

9:15 p.m. – Drag Superstars — Moi-Bear Miguel

9:20 p.m. — Vamp Walk – The Glitteratzi

9:30 p.m. — Fire Show — Phlame Crew

10:45 p.m. — Closing – Jadys Diamond, MC

11 p.m. – Karoke at Oly Underground (21 and over)

Pride Kick-Off Dance — Jake’s on 4th (21 and over)

 

PARADE 11 a.m.- 1 p.m., Saturday, June 17

FESTIVAL 1-6 p.m.

 

11:00 a.m. Pre-Parade Show – DJ Aaron Fury / Breakdancers – RAJ / Jazzercize Dancers

12:00 p.m. – Noon – ANNUAL PRIDE PARADE

 

1-6 p.m. – PRIDE FESTIVAL – Heritage Park (corner of Fifth and Water St.)

 

1 p.m. — Welcome Vamp — Dr. Lauren and friends

1:15 p.m. – Drag – The Fabulous Jakettes!

2:15 p.m. — Dr. Lauren and friends

2:30 p.m.  – Whitney Mongey

3:15 p.m. — 2017 Pride activist of the Year – Meg Martin

3:30 p.m.  – 2017 Pride Parade marshal – Alejandro Rugarcia

3:45 p.m.  – 2017 Pride Day Award – Justin Taylor

4 p.m. — Music – Sexbots

4:30 p.m. — Dr. Lauren and friends

4:45 p.m. — King of Pride – Parker Perry

4:50 p.m. – Queen of Pride – Lindsey Hall

5 p.m. – Drag Extravaganza – Caravan of Glam

6 p.m. – Closing

8 p.m. – Dance – Eagles Club (all ages)

Dance – Jake’s on 4th (21 and over)

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