Safety update for Pride

Please review this important message regarding Safety for #LexPrideFest2016:
“We will not only stand in solidarity with Orlando this year but we will dance and sing to celebrate Pride. Pride was actually born many years ago out of the need for individuals to escape persecution for openly being who they were and was comprised of mostly minority, transgender identifying people. With both recent and past events in our minds, we encourage everyone to come out for a celebration of equality, love and self expression. We have met with city officials and have an increased awareness and law enforcement presence this year. The Lexington Police Department has always supported our event and they continue to do so. Our priority is the safety of each and every one of you.

We. Are. One.”
-Katherine Wilkie Kennedy, Pride Festival Chair 2016

Thank you Green Sponsor – Living Under The Rainbow!!

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We are pleased to welcome Living Under The Rainbow as a first time sponsor of the Lexington Pride Festival. Living Under The Rainbow has been a long time supporter of our festival as a vendor but continues to step up their support for the LGBTQ* & Central KY community.
Living Under The Rainbow also produced our official Pride Festival t-shirts this year. So make sure you go by their booth and check out all they have to offer and thank them for their sponsorship this year.
Thanks again Living Under The Rainbow!

Thank you Yellow Sponsor – Lexington Fairness!

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The Lexington Pride Festival and the PCSO would like to welcome back Lexington Fairness as a Yellow Level Sponsor to this year’s festival.
Lexington Fairness continues to enrich the Fayette County community with education and awareness to help create a fair Kentucky and a progressive community! We want to thank them for continuing their great work in bringing fairness to all in our community and beyond! Please, join us in thanking them as a long time supporter of the Lexington Pride Festival!