March 30, 2019


1600 E 7th Ave. Tampa, FL 33605


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Visitor Information Tampa Pride 2019

Thanks to everyone in the community and to our sponsors for making Tampa Pride 2018 a huge success. We look forward to seeing you this March for Tampa Pride 2019!

In 2019 we’ll be one of the first Pride celebrations in the United States! Stay tuned to our website, Facebook page and Twitter feed to get all the information you’ll need to celebrate #TampaPride2019. We’re looking forward to seeing you soon!

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Tampa Pride 2019 will be bigger than ever. Our Street Festival will feature more room for community participation. Our Parade will also be bigger, with more room for bands, floats, horses, music and much more. But that’s not all…

Our pride season begins with the Pride-Zoo-La: Private Intimate Evening Adventure at ZooTampa, followed by the Mr & Miss Tampa Pride 2019 Pageant in February, the Grand Marshal Gala, and the VIP Sponsors Gala.

Saturday, March 30, features the Tampa Pride Diversity Festival and Parade, followed by Tampa Pride at Night when our sponsor bars and restaurants have special evenings planned.

Mr & Miss Tampa Pride Pageant 2019

Mr & Miss Tampa Pride Pageant 2019 Join us on Sunday February 24th, 8pm at Hamburger Mary’s in Brandon as we crown Mr. and Miss Tampa Pride 2019. Tickets are $10 online, $15 at the door. Purchase tickets. Registration to compete is $100 in advance. Registration begins at 4pm. Categories of Competition include: Presentation, Evening Gown/Formal Wear, Q&A, and Talent Prizes: $500 to the winner (broken up over reign) Miss Tampa Pride - crown & sash Mr. Tampa Pride - medallion & sash Bookings at various local bars and restaurant Honoring your 2018 representatives - KaMarion Lavish-Hilton and Jenavive K. Mateo Entertainment by Former representatives - Esme Russell, Alexis Mateo and Kenya M. Black Come show us "Your Best Look in Blue" Questions? For more information, contact Kori at This is a community pageant open to all! Date: February 24, 2019 Time: 8:00pm Location: Hamburger Mary's 2016 Town Center Blvd Brandon, FL 33511 (813) 643-2110 Purchase tickets.

Tampa Pride 2019 Grand Marshal & Recognized LGBTA Supporter Gala

Tampa Pride 2019 honors this year’s Grand Marshals Date: February TBA, 2018 Time: TBA Location: TBA Dress: Business casual Tickets are TBA in advance, TBA at the door. (There is no guarantee that tickets will be available the day of the event.) Print out your emailed receipt to show at the door. Purchase Ticket

Tampa Pride Interfaith Service

Please join us for an interfaith worship service to celebrate Pride Week in Tampa. This service will draw from multiple faith traditions and the writings of civil rights leaders, celebrating the inherent worth and dignity of all persons. Date: March 25, 2019 Location: Metropolitan Community Church of Tampa 408 E Cayuga St, Tampa, FL 33603 Phone: 813-239-1951

LGBTea Party at the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMoPA), working alongside Tampa Pride, are excited to announce their upcoming event, the LGBTea Party! It will be held during Tampa's Pride Week, when we will be celebrating the vibrant LGBT and arts community here in Tampa Bay. Programming will include live body painting, featuring the artist Nicole Hays from "Skin Wars". Our own prominent FMoPA member, Michael Sheehan, MD., will be photographing the art and providing a dazzling pop up show with some of Nicole's past works. A portion of the University of South Florida’s LGBT collection will be on view throughout the event. Special performances will be given by the Tampa Bay Pride Band and dancers from Project Alchemy lead by Alex Jones. Delicious tea party snacks and tea with a twist will be served throughout the night. So, stop by and have a Long Island Iced Tea after work and kick off Tampa Pride week here with us! Through outreach programs and events FMoPA fulfills its mission of advancing community engagement with the arts. Your support can help us do that! Also, 10% of all the funds raised for the event will be going back to Tampa Pride to help support the LGBT

Tampa Pride 2019 Street Festival

Strut your fabulosity at the Tampa Pride 2019 Festival in Ybor City, 7th, 8th & 9th Ave. Enjoy the Concert, Artisans Show, and Community Health Fair. Date: March 30, 2019 Time: 9:30am Location:    1600 E 7th Ave    Tampa, FL  33605

Tampa Pride 2019 Diversity Parade

Join the crowd along 7th Ave to cheer the floats and marching bands. Date: March 30, 2019 Time: Noon Location:    Ybor City    E 7th Ave    Tampa, FL  33605

Tampa Pride 2019 at Night

When the Street Festival and Parade are done, the fun moves indoors! Join us as we celebrate Tampa Pride at Night! All of our sponsor bars and restaurants have special evenings planned for you. Check out our Tampa Pride at Night event and Tampa Pride app for the latest details! Date: March 30, 2019 Time: 7:30pm Location:    Ybor City    Tampa, FL  33605 Contact venues for prices.

Did You Know? Tampa Pride 2019

Did you know #TampaPride2019 is the same week as the traditional Spring Break?!

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Time to get Wild! Come to Pride-Zoo-La.

PRIDE-ZOO-LA Saturday, November 17 6:30pm – 10:30pm 1st Annual Pride Kick-off Signature Event ~Tampa Pride Benefit~ Celebrating 5 Years of Pride Private Evening Adventure Experience Wild, Exotic Animals Celebrity Entertainment Drinks – Food – Silent Auction – Art Show Wild Animal Sights

Tampa Pride 2018 Beer Gardens

Get a cool brew at the Tampa Pride 2018 Beer Gardens at Crowbar, 8th Ave & 17th St. The Beer Gardens are sponsored this year by Coors Light, “Refreshingly Proud.”

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