Join Soulard Pride to kick off Pride 2023
Where: City Block of Menard between Russell and Allen
When: 12 noon - 6pm
Who: All events are free to attend and open to everyone. Event sponsored by Soulard Bastille, Dukes, Prism, Hi-Hat, Calypso, Protagonist, Pieces, Tuckers, Irish Corner Bar, Bluewood Brewery, Diageo, Big Daddies & The Krewe of Vices & Virtues.
Golf Cart Parade:
*Line up at Places for People parking lot at 10:30 - 11 a.m. with DJ entertainment
*Parade will begin at 11:30 a.m.
*Parade route: West on Lynch to 13th St.; North on 13th to Sidney; East on Sidney to 9th St.; North on 9th to Shenandoah; West on Shenandoah to 10th St.; North on 10th to Ann Ave.; East on Ann Ave. to 9th St. (around Pontiac Park); North on 9th St. to Geyer Ave.; East on Geyer to S. 8th St.; North on S. 8th Street to Lafayette Ave.; West on Lafayette Ave. to 9th St.; South on 9th to Soulard St.; West on Soulard St. to S. 10th St.; South on S 10th St. to Allen Ave.; West on Allen Ave. to Menard ending at Duke's.
*Please plan to park your golf cart on the north end of the festivities around Menard and Allen. There is a parking lot at Duke's and/or street parking at the end of the festival. Parking on the Russell end of the festival at Menard will be reserved for Soulard Pride committee members, board members, and performers.
Vendor booths and festivities: Come check out the local artists, crafters, small businesses and nonprofits from the Soulard and surrounding areas at Soulard Pride 2023!
See below for a list of committed vendors (list subject to change):
Drag Show hosted by Soulard Bastille
Music and Entertainment hosted by Jade Sinclair
Limited Edition Soulard Pride merchandise for sale during event
IF YOU ARE INTERSTED IN HELPING PLAN OR VOLUNTEERING FOR SOULARD PRIDE, 2023, CLICK HERE TO SEND US A MESSAGE. WE'D LOVE TO INCLUDE YOU!
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING A VENDOR FOR SOULARD PRIDE 2023, PLEASE COMPLETE THE INTEREST FORM BELOW, AND A COMMITTEE MEMBER WILL BE IN TOUCH!
Vendor Space Allowance: 10' x 10'
Vendor Donation Level Options:
1) $25 - Requires you to bring your own tent/tables and chairs (fee waived for 501(c)3 organizations) OR
2) $75 - We will provide a tent (1), table (1), and chairs (2).
All vendors must secure their any necessary food/liquor/hospitality vendor permits from the City of St. Louis, and provide a copy to the pride committee in advance.