Making History

Burlington, Iowa's Inaugural Pride Parade & Festival on the Riverfront | June 22, 2024

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10a Parade on Jefferson • 10a-3p Riverfront Festival • 8p Pride After Dark (21+)

Join us in celebrating Burlington, Iowa's first ever Pride Parade and Festival on the Riverfront.

Symbolized by Burlington's iconic Great River Bridge, the spirit of our festivities is all about building bridges within our community. Founded on the values of respect, education, liberty, and advocacy, we invite you join us in making history and supporting everyone's human right to safety and self-expression.

June 22nd Events

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Pride Parade

Our family-friendly Pride celebration kicks off at 10am in downtown Burlington with a vibrant parade down Jefferson Street. Expect lots of rainbows, glitter, and good vibes! Joiners welcome!

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Festival

From 10am to 3pm our riverfront festival will be bustling with live entertainment every half an hour and over 60 vendors! Enjoy great food, art, merchandise, information, music, and activities for all.

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Drag Show

Don't miss Pride After Dark! Watch our fierce lineup of queens bring the house dowwwn hunny then dance the night away at the Memorial Auditorium. 7pm doors open, 8pm showtime. 21+ only

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