About the Reno Gay Pride Festival
The Reno Gay Pride Festival celebrates diversity and equality with its 16th annual event at downtown Reno's Wingfield Park. While the event's activities emphasize the gay and lesbian community, and some are for adults only, everyone is invited to enjoy the entertainment at Wingfield Park.
Attending the Reno Gay Pride Festival
The 2012 Reno Gay Pride Festival will be on August 18, 2012, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. All day festival and entertainment tickets are $5. If you are coming from out of town, the official host hotel is Harrah's Reno. There are lots more rooms at Reno's hotel casinos and they are within walking distance of Wingfield Park and the various other venues hosting Reno Gay Pride activities. You'll also find information about GLBT-friendly hotels from the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority (RSCVA).
Entertainment at Wingfield Park
The Wingfield Park Amphitheater stage will be rocking, dancing, and laughing all day with these scheduled entertainers...
- Reno Gay Pride host Ronn Vigh
- Charley Geary
- Andrew Raymer
- Carlos Kovac
- Super Stereo
- Xavier Toscano
- The Ethel Merman Experience
- Katya Smirnoff - Skyy
- That Girl With Dark Eyes
- Kristin Pitman
- Latino Pride - New Generation
Reno Gay Pride PreShow VIP Welcome Party in Sammy's Showroom
These events will be in Harrah's Reno on Friday evening, August 17. Sammy's Showroom will be the scene of the VIP Welcome Party, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Comedy Night will be also be in Sammy's Showroom, featuring Ronn Vigh at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15.
There will be a no cover After Show Party in Harrah's Reno Sapphire Lounge from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Enjoy a live DJ, GoGo Dancers, and a meet and greet with Ronn Vigh.
Of course, Harrah's isn't the only choice in Reno watering holes. There are several other gay bars and nightclubs scattered around the city.
Reno Gay Pride Festival Vendor Information
If you are interested in being a vendor at the Reno Gay Pride Festival, click here. The information phone number is (877) 344-RENO.
Source: Reno Gay Pride Festival.