FRIDAY, AUGUST 18TH, 2017
Beachside Pride Kick-Off Mixer 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at our weekend hotel host Pierpont Inn.
Free appetizers, a raffle, and no host bar. https://www.facebook.com/events/109870416344475/
Pre-Pride Party at Paddy's.
The Show featuring Echo V, West Hollywood's very own boy band, Dance Party 9:00 pm till Closing.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 19TH, 2017
Beachside Pride Festival in Promenade Park
Festival will be in Promenade Park located right on the beautiful beach in the City of Ventura. Gates open at 11:00 am and close at 6:00 pm. This year we welcome Lady Bunny as our main stage host and emcee. Live entertainment, First time ever Gender Zone area featuring trans and gender non-conforming entertainment and workshops. There will be over 60 vendors, food trucks, beer and wine, and much more!
Post-Pride Party at Paddy's.
The show featuring Vivian Vicious and her Spice Girls Drag Troupe, Special appearance by Cher Javier. Two dance floors pumping all night long. 9:00 pm to Closing.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 20TH, 2017
Beachside Pride Brunch at Pierpont Inn Pavillion.
Full brunch buffet with mimosas, DJ Joseph with Music Box, a drag show featuring Camp with Rubella, Meatball, and Pickle, a raffle and more!
VENTURA COUNTY PRIDE
FRIDAY - SUNDAY, AUGUST 18TH - 20TH 2017
Ventura County Beachside Pride Festival is a weekend-long event that celebrates the LGBT community, supporters, and allies in Ventura County. We couldn't do it without our many Pride sponsors! All proceeds raised will go to sustain our community resource center.
Our mission is to promote diversity, education, mental and physical health via community outreach to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender population as well as the general public. All of this year’s pride events seek to show that we’re proud of who we are and to educate and advocate for the LGBTQ community here in Ventura County. In doing so we show that we can all stand together as part of the community at large proving that we are in fact #StrongerTogether!
Diversity Collective Ventura County is a community based non profit 501c3 organization. Promoting advocacy, education, and mental and physical health for the LGBTQ community in Ventura County, California via our community resource center, programs and community events. We are the parent organization of Ventura County Pride, AIDS Walk Ventura and The Diversity Gala. All proceeds raised through fundraising efforts go to fund DCVC and it's community programs.