Press Release: Sioux Falls Pride

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 1, 2014

Sioux Falls Pride is a celebration of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) equality and acceptance. This year marks the sixth annual Sioux Falls Pride Festival.

When and where:

  • Saturday June 21st, 2014
  • 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • McKennan Park in Sioux Falls, SD

Additional information:

  • FREE Admission
  • Food Vendors
  • Children’s Corner
  • FREE Entertainment
  • Drag Show
  • Raffle Prizes
  • Diverse Selection of Community Businesses, Organizations, & Artists
  • Opportunities to Advertise and Become Involved
  • Pride Store/Informational Stand

The Center for Equality is a non-profit organization that advocates for the LGBT community of Sioux Falls, SD and the surrounding communities. Currently The Center’s team is comprised of proud LGBT socialites, creative minds and allies of the LGBT community. The Center has hosted Sioux Falls Pride since 2009, and we expect to have a record breaking year with well over 1,000 attendees.

There are several ways to get involved, such as: becoming a sponsor or vendor, advertising at Pride, or volunteering at the festival. If you or your business would like to participate in this opportunity, please call us at (605) 610-9206.

To learn more please visit,
www.thecenterforequality.org

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Press Contact:
Thomas Christiansen
(605) 610-9206
thomas.c@thecenterforequality.org

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