When is PrideFest of the Palm Beaches 2017?
March 25 & 26, 2017 at Bryant Park, 12 pm – 6pm
Are pets allowed in Bryant Park?
Yes, pets are allowed in Bryant Park. We ask all of our friends who will be attending with their pets to make sure dogs are leashed and that they pick up after their pets.
What is the theme this year?
We have spirit, we are #winning. In light of all the accomplishments towards full equality the LGBT community has experienced this past year, we are celebrating all the victories at PrideFest.
Is there a Parade? When and where?
Yes, the parade starts walking at 11:30 am on Sunday in downtown Lake Worth starting at Lucerne & M Street.
How much are PrideFest tickets?
PrideFest 2017 tickets are $8 in advance and $10 the day of the event. A ticket is required for admission to the festival. Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by a parent or guardian. If you leave the festival grounds and want to return, you must have your hand stamped for re-entry before exiting the festival grounds.
Can I take pictures and videos?
Cameras and video recording devices may be used for personal, non-commercial use only. No drones are allowed on the festival grounds without prior approval from Compass. Members of the media, individuals and organizations wishing to document the Festival must fill out a media application and check in with a staff member. When photographing at the event, please ask for permission of the subject in advance to respect people’s wishes regarding having their picture taken.
Am I allowed to hand out information by the gate or in the park if I am not a vendor?
No person may distribute any information without becoming a vendor. If you are seen handing out any sort of information you will be asked to leave.
What can I bring in to the park?
No firearms, coolers, food, beverage, alcohol, glass bottles or open containers from outside the festival grounds are permitted. PrideFest organizers encourage you to support the food & beverage vendors.
I want to participate in the parade, is there a cost?
Yes, there is an application and registration fee. You may submit your 2017 parade application here.
Is there vendor booth space available?
Yes. Please call 561.533.9699 and ask for Adrienne for more information.
2017 Food vendor applications are password protected and can be found here. Please contact Adrienne@compassglcc.com for 2017 food vendor password.
Do you need volunteers?
Yes!! If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please feel free to fill out the form on this link.
Will there be overnight security in the park?
Yes, PBSO officers are on site starting Saturday morning all through Sunday night.
How do I get to the park?
Take I-95 to 6th Avenue South; go east to Dixie Highway and turn left, now heading north, to Lake Avenue. Turn right, now going east, to Bryant Park, which will be on right hand side immediately before going over the intracoastal bridge.
I would like to perform at PrideFest, what do I do?
You can send us a CD, DVD or YouTube video with one song performance. Please send all correspondence to Compass 201 N. Dixie Hwy., Lake Worth, FL 33460 or firstname.lastname@example.org