WATERLOO, IA (February 11) — A group of volunteers from the Cedar Valley have formed Cedar Valley Pride Fest Inc. to host second gay pride event on August 24 in the Cedar Valley to celebrate sexual orientation diversity in Waterloo, Cedar Falls and the surrounding communities.
The 300-block of West Fourth Street in Downtown Waterloo will be closed off to accommodate the 12-hour event running from Noon to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 18. Advance tickets can be purchased at CedarValleyPride.com in a variety of packages ranging from $6 per ticket to $100 Friend Level Sponsorships. General gate price will be $7 per ticket.
The event will feature live music, food and beverage vendors, information booths, female impersonators, comedians, a burlesque show and much more. Many of the acts will be members of the LGBT community from the Cedar Valley and the Midwest. A show line-up is still being finalized. A full schedule will be released in coming weeks.
Cedar Valley Pride is currently accepting new sponsors and vendors. Interested parties should download and review the kits available on CedarValleyPride.com or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information about the event, sponsorships, volunteer opportunities and more will be announced soon and can be found at www.CedarValleyPride.com.