Glow-Out and Go-Art! are proud to present a Batavia Pride Festival weekend to celebrate Pride month!
Starting at 6:30 pm in Centennial Park there will be a Pride Color Run 5k. The Color Run will start and end at Centennial park with the rainbow colors being thrown at the end of the 5k and a DJ in the park.
From 6:00 - 8:30 pm at the Batavia Presbyterian Church there will be a Game Night and Royal Court Competition, for all ages.
From 8:00 pm - 2 a.m. there will be a Disco Open Mic and Piano Bar hosted by Drag Queen, Figgy Pudding. This event will be 21+.
We will have our annual Pride Parade, starting at 10 a.m. If marching, line up will be at 9 a.m. This will be followed by a Pride Festival full of amazing performances including Drag Queen, Mrs. Kasha Davis from RuPaul’s Drag Race! This event runs from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
There will also be a concert at Jam at the Ridge starting at 4 pm. The headline performer will be Ddendyl Hoyt, Western New York, and best known for her appearance on
Season 6 of NBC’s “The Voice.”
We will be offering a Drag Queen Story Hour at Go-Art! at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 pm hosted by Ms. Figgy Pudding. In addition, there will also be Drag Queen Bingo at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Two years ago, Batavia Pride had its inaugural year that was so well received in the community! After a year off we are excited to come back bigger than ever with more events and opportunities for our community to show their PRIDE!
Due to Covid-19 regulations Masks will be required and different events will have different policies and rules. Please check out our website for COVID-19 regulations for each individual event!