St. Petersburg, FL (6/19/2015) – This Thursday, June 25,
Pride in the EDGE kicks off St. Pete Pride festivities with an all-day, district-wide celebration featuring live music, dance performance, contests, fashion modeling, a video shoot, community mural painting, portraits, Pride movies, art workshops, and special Pride-themed discounts at dozens of participating retail stores, restaurants, and pubs.
Organized and hosted by the EDGE Business District Association, Pride in the EDGE will include four key features across the District: Shop Proud, Dining Out, Pride Pub Stroll, and Open House. Commemorative event buttons will be available, and wearers will receive additional BOGOs, freebies, or special discounts at participating businesses. In addition, donations may be made at the event to benefit ASAP and Metro Wellness, as well as the EDGE District Main Street Program.
The event is free and open to all ages, and will run from 12 noon to 12 midnight. Visitor parking is free and unlimited in the designated lots on the 1100 block of Central Avenue. Visitors are encouraged to stop at the event welcome booths at 15th St./Central, 11th/Central, or Dr. MLK, Jr. St./Central to get maps, event schedule, and all further information.
For event details, see www.edgedistrict.org.