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    Nashville Pride 2019: 8 Ways to Celebrate in Music City

    Nashville Pride 2019 happens June 22 and June 23 in Music City. There are a lot of Music City Pride events including the official Pride Festival.

    Nashville Pride Festival

    The 2019 Nashville Pride Festival is set for Public Square Park, right in front of City Hall. On Saturday, the festival opens at 10 AM and on Sunday it starts at 12 PM. Entry to the festival is $5 per person but kids 10 and under are free. TLC and Neon Trees are just a couple of the acts that will take the stage. Find out more about the entertainment here. Find out more about the official festival, including the children’s zone and dance tent, here.

    Nashville Pride Parade

    This year’s parade is presented by Bridgestone and happens on Saturday at 10 AM. The parade will kick off at 8th and Broadway and end at 2nd and Broadway and will honor the 50th anniversary of Stonewall.

    LGBT Chamber of Commerce Mixer

    Start pride weekend early on Thursday (June 20) with the Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Brewing Up Business event. It starts at 5:30 PM at the Union Station Hotel. Register here.

    Nashville Pride x Noelle

    Noelle is offering guests and locals a Pride kickoff party in their Trade Room from 8 PM to 11 PM on June 21. They’ll have an ice luge, some of Nashville’s favorite drag queens, light bites and an afterparty on the rooftop at Rare Bird. There’s a $5 cover with all proceeds benefiting Nashville Pride. Grab tickets here.

    Night Owl: Pride Party

    Kick off pride on Thursday (June 20) at 9 PM at Bar Otaku. They’ll celebrate Nashville’s LGBTQ community there with DJ Zak Jablow. They’ll have a family meal with all food for $10, music and drinks. Proceeds benefit Nashville Pride.

    Moulin Rouge Drag Show

    Headquarters Beercade is hosting a Moulin Rouge drag show and party on Saturday (June 22). RuPaul’s Drag Race star, Jaidynn Dior Fierce, will be on hand. The party is free and they’ll have a wide range of drinks including a specialty-themed cocktail for just $10!

    Sweet Tea Dance: Official Pride Closing Party

    The official closing party of Nashville Pride starts on Sunday (June 23) at 6 PM at the Basement East. DJ Tore will be spinning. They suggest a $5 donation at the door. The money will benefit Nashville Pride.

    Drag Brunch at City Winery

    City Winery is hosting a drag brunch presented by Pride on Saturday (June 29) from 10:30 AM to 2 PM. Performers will entertain the crowd throughout the brunch. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door with $1 from every ticket benefitting Pride. Tickets don’t include food or drinks.