Upcoming NWPA Pride Alliance Events

Pride Night with the Seawolves

Thursday, June 27, 2024 - First Pitch: 6:05

From 11th Street to Perry Square, Downtown Erie

Join NWPA Pride Alliance and cheer on the Erie Seawolves as they take the field for Pride Night on Thursday, June 27th!

First pitch: 6:05 PM at UPMC Park

Tickets: $30 (includes a limited-edition Pride t-shirt!) Get yours at the NWPA Pride Alliance website!

Parade Info & Registration

Pride on the Bay

Saturday, June 29, 2024 - 1 PM - 6 PM


Liberty Park & Highmark Amphitheater
Erie's Bayfront
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Celebrate Pride on the Bay (formerly Erie Pridefest) at its exciting new location in Liberty Park! Expect info tables, vendors, dazzling performances on the Erie Insurance Main Stage, a dedicated Health and Wellness Zone sponsored by Adagio Health, and family-friendly fun for all ages – free of cost!

Buses will run between the Intermodal Center and Liberty Park as well as between the Park and Ride at Bayfront and Lincoln all day between 10:30am - 7pm

Gates Open at Noon

Mainstage Show begins at 1pm


NWPA Pride Alliance -Pride on the Bay headliner, Ada Vox
NWPA Pride Alliance - Pride on the Bay - Show Cast Announcement
NWPA Pride Alliance - Pride on the Bay - Host Announcement - DJ TOny G and Rebecca Mae

NWPA Pride Alliance is excited to announce the one and only Ada Vox will be our headliner for Pride on the Bay!

Ada was the first drag performer to advance to the American Idol Top 10 (Season 16). Ada's uniquely glittery, dynamic presence sparked conversations about American households' readiness to see a drag performer on a mainstream television program. InStyle founding editor Hal Rubenstein said "Ada is a Latina drag queen with a rafter-shaking voice of stratospheric range who is far and away the most formidable talent the show has introduced since Jennifer Hudson." Ada was also the runner-up on Queen of the Universe (Season 1).

Ada cultivates a resounding sense of self-love, acceptance, and community in everything she does.

"Do what you love for the people who love what you do."

-Ada Vox

Pride Parade

Sunday, June 30, 2024 - 1pm

From 11th Street to Perry Square, Downtown Erie

NWPA Pride Alliance -Pride Parade
NWPA Pride Alliance - Pride Parade Route

Join us for a vibrant celebration as we march for Pride! The parade route begins at 11th Street and ends in Perry Square.

Line up at 11th Street and State at Noon

Parade Starts at 1pm

Parade Info & Registration

Meadville Pride

Saturday, July 27, 2024 - 1PM - 5PM

Chestnut Street & Diamond Park, Meadville

Join the celebration at Meadville Pride! Festivities kick off with an Opening Ceremony at 1 PM, followed by a vibrant Pride Street Fair from 2 PM - 5 PM along Chestnut Street.

The event will feature live entertainment, local vendors, and community organizations. It's a day to celebrate diversity, promote inclusivity, and have fun with friends and family. Whether you're marching, volunteering, or simply enjoying the festivities, your presence supports the spirit of Pride in Meadville!


Pride Picnic

Saturday, August 10, 2024 - 1 PM - 6 PM

Rotary Pavilion, Presque Isle

Join us for a relaxed Pride Picnic! Enjoy food, drinks, raffle baskets, family portraits, and good company. Feel free to bring a dish to share for a potluck-style celebration.

The picnic will be held at Presque Isle - Rotary Pavilion, near Beach 7, from 1 PM to 6 PM. It's a great opportunity to connect with the community, enjoy the beautiful surroundings, and celebrate Pride in a laid-back, welcoming atmosphere. Don't miss out on this family-friendly event!

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