March 30, 2019


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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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Calendar Tampa Pride 2019 Schedule of Events

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.

Tampa Pride 2019 Grand Marshal & Recognized LGBTA Supporter Gala

Tampa Pride 2019 honors this year’s Grand Marshals Date: March 7, 2019 Time: 7:00pm - 10:30pm Location: Hilton Tampa Downtown 211 North Tampa Street Tampa, FL 33602 Dress: Business casual Tickets are $45 for one, $40 each for two or more. Print out your emailed receipt to show at the door. Purchase Ticket

Tampa Pride Charity Drag Queen Bingo, March 18

Eat, Drink, and be Mary with Tampa Pride! Join your friends at Hamburger Mary’s Brandon on Monday, March 18th, for Drag Queen Bingo to benefit Tampa Pride 2019. 10 games for $10. Great prizes! 50/50 raffle. Hosted by Trixxie Deluxxe. Dinner seating from 6-7pm, first number drawn at 7:30. Reservations: 813-643-2110 Free parking. Date: March 18, 2019 Time: 7:30pm, make your reservation for 6:30pm for dinner and drinks Location: Hamburger Mary's Brandon 2016 Town Center Blvd Brandon, Florida 33511 Phone: 813-643-2110

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 Time: 7:00pm 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 VIP Sponsors Party

TAMPA PRIDE 2019 VIP SPONSORS PARTY at the Florida Aquarium DJ: Jayson Clancey ~ Emcee: TV host Russell Rhodes Mingle with the people who make Tampa Pride possible. Great area entertainment, light appetizers, cash bar AND a chance to win 2 round-trip tickets to Key West sponsored by Silver Airways. Tickets are $45. Introduction of the Tampa Pride 2019 Grand Marshals and Special VIP Sponsor Entertainment by local performer Christopher Knowlton. Date: March 28, 2019 Time: 7:00pm - 10:30pm Location: Florida Aquarium 701 Channelside Dr Tampa, FL 33602 Phone: 813-273-4000 Purchase tickets.

Support the Sponsors Night

Friday Night, 3/29: Support the Sponsors Night. From City Side Lounge to Hamburger Mary’s Brandon; From Sparkman Wharf to the heart of Ybor City’s LGBTQ+ bars & restaurants: enjoy your favorite ones and start celebrating your Pride in the Big Guava!

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.

Sunday After Pride Tea Dance

In partnership with Tampa Pride, Water Street is launching Tampa's first annual Tea Dance! Save the date and join us for a post-parade celebration with live entertainment all day, including a special guest appearance, a send off to the Melissa Etheridge Cruise III, and much more! Stay tuned - more details to come! Date: March 31, 2019 Time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm Location: Sparkman Wharf 615 Channelside Drive Tampa, Florida 33602

Did You Know? Tampa Pride 2019

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

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