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May 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
We are so excited to announce that the Littlewood Fine Arts and Community Co-op will be hosting Yuma’s first ever PRIDE on Saturday, May 19th! We will begin at 4 PM at the Littlewood Co-op, address 1480 S 2nd Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364. The evening will begin with a parade that will go from 4 PM- 5:30 PM. Afterwards, there will be announcements made by All Yuma Center and the Littlewood Co-op. Then, the remainder of the evening will include live bands, a DJ, several drag shows, body painting, a selfie studio, and costume contests! (There will be prizes!) We anticipate ending by 11 PM. Here are the categories for costume contests:
Best PRIDE outfit
Best Couple outfit
Best Drag outfit
Best Body Paint
Best Funny outfit
Best Pretty outfit
Important information: Admission is free and this event is open to everyone in the public; also, this is a dry event, no alcohol will be served. There will be vendors selling food, beverages, and merchandise that evening. Further, for anyone who is available and wants to participate, a group of us are getting together May 7th from 11 AM-2PM at the Littlewood Co-op to make decorations for PRIDE of Yuma. Please come and bring your friends!
If you are interested in being a sponsor or having a vendor booth for this historic event, please reply to this email or contact the Littlewood Co-op for more information on pricing and details. All political candidates are welcome to attend; microphone time can be purchased for a speech, maximum time twenty minutes per candidate. Please share this email address with any candidate that would like more information about this event. Lastly, we need volunteers to be on the clean up crew after the event; please let us know if that is something you are able to help with.
We are looking forward to seeing you all in just a few weeks! Please share this event with friends and family in person, over the phone, via email and/or on your social media accounts so we can make sure everyone in Yuma County knows they are invited!
All our best,
All Yuma Center Co-Director