As Pride Month winds down, we want to thank all of our attendees, sponsors, vendors, performers, volunteers, paid staff, and anyone else we may have missed! We are so grateful for the community support, as well as the outpouring of support from so many friends and allies in our little city of Lincoln. Check out this promo video of things to come at our new media page! Coming soon! Special thanks to @KualdomCreations for creating the video!
While Pride is a celebration of the progress made, it’s also a reminder of the work still left to do. On this, the anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising, we would like to share a couple of short interviews with a few of our gay rights icons and leaders: Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P Johnson, Wendell Sayers, and Randy Wicker. Links to the podcasts and audio transcriptions are below. Representation matters, and so does our history. Happy Pride! Sylvia Rivera – https://makinggayhistory.com/podcast/episode-1-1/ and https://makinggayhistory.com/podcast/sylvia-rivera-part-2/ Marsha P...
Hundreds Attend Lincoln’s 1st Annual Pride Parade Check out this article By William Padmore, Host/Reporter Nebraska Public Media
Special Announcement- A Call to Unity We are just two short days from the very first Star City Pride Parade! 9:00 am – Find a good place to watch the Parade! 9:15 am – We Turn up the Music 9:30 am – Announcements and Introductions of our Grand Marshals 10:00 am – The 2021 Star City Pride Parade Begins! We have a few helpful tips so you can fully enjoy your experience! 1. Arrive early. We anticipate the crowds will be large and you’ll want...
We popped in to the Starbucks downtown today and checked out the awesome display for The Art of Pride II. Wonderful Artwork! Stop by and check out all the amazing artwork donated by local artists to benefit Star City Pride! All bidding is done online so check out all of the pieces at www.starcitypride.org/art.
Don’t forget you can purchase your tickets in advance and avoid the wait! Pride is gonna be huge! Tickets are selling like mad so get yours today! www.starcitypride.org/tickets
We hope to see everyone tonight at our fundraiser for the SCP Parade, Where’s MY Parade. Once again, Miss Amelia Parke-Shakers brings us a cast that WONT QUIT! Starring… Amelia Parke-Shakers Ellys D. Roxia Abbi McQueen Hazel Lovato Roxia Onya Bit-h Apollyon D Molli Poppinz Persephone Shakers We’ve got a full cast ready to start the party on-time and raise funds for a historic event so don’t miss it and don’t be late!!
Don’t forget to reserve your Official SCP Festival and Parade shirt and have it ready for pick-up at the Festival! They come in a range of sizes and colors. Check them out and reserve yours today at starcitypride.org/shirts
Lotus House of Yoga Lincoln is hosting “Lotus House Celebrates PRIDE” on June 17th to benefit the first-ever Star City Pride Parade! Check out this schedule: Thursday, June 17th, 2021 6am – HOT Power Yoga 7am – Warrior Wheels Indoor Cycling 9:30am – Flow Yoga Noon – Power Yoga 5:30pm – PRIDE Power Yoga 6:30pm – PRIDE RIDE Indoor Cycle 7:30pm – PRIDE & Prana Yin Yoga Yoga for PRIDE! #TogetherWeRise #SCPParade2021