October 15th, 2012 -PRIDE FEST 2012 – October 20th – 12-6 p.m.
J. D. Hamel Park – Gulfstream & Main in Downtown Sarasota
Pride Fest is held each year to continue the awareness of the LGBT community and celebrate our diversity in the Sarasota/ Manatee county area. We have a day of live music, great food, a vendor expo area and beverages for all ages. Pride Fest 2012 is themed as “A Celebration of Family”. We will be featuring a FAMILY ZONE with a Bounce House, Slip Slide, The Ringling School of Art Face Painters, Clowns, refreshments and many activities to make it a fun day for kids of all ages. The FAMILY ZONE is sponsored by The Church of the Trinity.
Entertainment this year will include Karmic Tattoo of St. Pete, Diversity, The Voices of Sarasota, Diverse Experience, The UV Rays of St. Pete, The Rocky Horror Show and Waking Giants. Opening Ceremonies will start of 2:00 p.m. with Suzanne Atwell, Mayor of Sarasota, presenting the City Proclamation designating October 20th as Pride Fest Day in the City of Sarasota.
For More Information on the festival, and Sponsor and Vendor Opportunities, call
Cindy Barnes @ 941.320.9268 or visit www.sarasotapride.org