Rainbow on the Creek
Jun 15 2pm—9pm
Symphony Square, 1111 Red River Street
Join Waller Creek Conservancy presents a free celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community for all ages! Enjoy a day-time Community Pride Festival with music, activities, and educational resources followed by an evening of electrifying entertainment including a headlining performance from RuPaul’s Drag Race’s CoCo Montrese!
- 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Community Pride Festival
- 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM - Drag Queen Storytime with Vylette Ward
- 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - History & Heroes of Austin Pride Panel
- 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Pride Celebration Happy Hour with DJ Girlfriend
- 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Pride Celebration Performances hosted by Grandma Steven and featuring CoCo Montrese
Pride is for Families (2PM-6PM)
- Drag Queen Storytime (3:00 PM - 3:30 PM)
- Face Painting with Drag Queens
- “Taste the Rainbow” with Lick Honest Ice Creams!
- Bring your chosen family and help us capture the beauty of ALL families with Lucero Archuleta Valle Photography!
- Dance with DJ Diggy Dutch
Education & Advocacy
Be sure to join Waller Creek Conservancy for our History and Heroes of Austin Pride Panel where prominent Austinites advocate and celebrate the impact of Austin’s LGBTQIA+ community! Panelist include:
- Councilman Jimmy Flannigan
- Denise Hernandez, Hustle for a Cause & Chingona Fest
- Anthony Sobotik and Chad Palmatier, Lick Honest Ice Cream
- Kathryn Gonzales, Austin LGBTQ+ Quality of Life Commission
- TK Tunchez, Founder, Frida Fridays ATX
- Sam Davis, Advocate & Teacher
Explore the history of Pride, the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall, and the heroes of Austin LGBTQ+ community at our “History and Heroes of Pride” exhibit presented by the Webber Family Foundation.
Vendors & Sponsors
- AIDS Services of Austin
- Austin International Drag Foundation
- Kind Clinic
- Lucero Photography
- LVL13 Apparel
- las ofrendas
- Out Youth
- Texas Exes Pride Alumni Network
- The Q Austin
- Barkin’ Creek Dog Kitchen & Bath
- Lick Honest Ice Creams
- Package Menswear
- Certainty Home Loans
- Richard’s Rainwater
- Hi Sign Brewing
- and more!
This event is FREE and open to the public. Be sure to RSVP on Facebook!