Middletown Pride Festival
City of Middletown Announces the Date for First Middletown Pride Event for Saturday, June 20, 2020
Middletown, CT) The City of Middletown is thrilled to announce that the 2nd Annual Middletown Pride will take place on Saturday, June 20, 2020.
The City of Middletown, the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce, and Wesleyan University—in collaboration with the Triangle Community Center—are again partnering together to raise awareness, celebrate, benefit and empower our diverse community and particularly the lives and contributions of our lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex, and asexual residents.
The parade will commence at 2 p.m. in Middletown, Connecticut on Main Street at St. John’s Square and will proceed down Main Street to Union Street. A festival featuring hours of live performances and a drag show will take place in the location of the South Green immediately following the conclusion of the parade and will run until 8 p.m..
We are inviting participation from local community groups, businesses, and individuals. Please contact the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce for information on sponsoring the event, joining in the parade, being a merchandise vendor, food vendor, and/or overseeing an informational booth. If you are interested in participating, please go to Middletown Pride’s website at www.middletownpride.org, and send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Chamber can also be reached by phone at (860) 347-6924.