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2018 Burien PRIDE Expands

2018 Burien PRIDE Expands

2018 Burien PRIDE Expands
May 30
17:11 2018

Burien PRIDE Expands with Friday Night Bingo June 1, 2018! Festival Includes Live Music, Games, Kids Area & More

Burien, Wash. (May 21, 2018) – The second annual Burien PRIDE festival, sponsored by Blissful Knead and Kaiser Permanente, will take place in Burien Town Square Park on Saturday June 2, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with FREE admission to the public. Live musical performances will grace the stage throughout the day on Saturday. In addition, the super popular kids’ area will return, as will the 21+ beer garden, sponsored by local brewpub Elliott Bay Brewing Company.
New this year: Guests are invited to join their neighbors and friends for an all-ages Drag Queen Bingo event in the Park on Friday, June 1, 2018! The theme is “Grooving to the 70’s” and will be hosted by DonnaTella Howe and Rob Johnson from 5-10 p.m. Tickets are currently available in person via Discover Burien and the night of the event starting at 4 p.m.

A portion of all proceeds from Burien Pride 2018 will benefit the local community by way of the organization’s newly formed Burien Pride Scholarship Fund, which goes toward the college of the students choice and is to be used as they see fit, either for tuition or supplies.

Entertainment will perform throughout the day and into the early evening on two stages in Burien Town Square Park. One stage will boast fan favorites “The Newlywed Game” and “The Dating Game.” Musical acts, dance routines and Zumba will occur on the main stage. A drag show will take place from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

After-parties at The Point Liquor and Eats and Black Zia Cantina will occur as the festival closes. Additional establishments will show their support of the LGBTQ+ community throughout the evening as well.

Don’t miss out on the fun this year as Burien Pride returns on Friday, June 1 for Drag Queen Bingo and Saturday, June 2 for the festival
Burien Pride is expecting about 2,000 – 3,000 attendees this year! Come out and enjoy the events!

Don’t forget to follow Burien Pride on Social Media to keep up with the fun!

www.burienpride.com.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/161069264584454/ and https://www.facebook.com/BurienPride/

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