|Date:||Saturday, June 22 - Sunday, June 23|
|Time:||11:00 am - 10:00 pm|
|Location:|| Halsted St. and Waveland Ave.
800 W. Waveland Ave.
|Beneficiary:||Northalsted Business Alliance|
The weekend before the 2019 Chicago Pride Parade makes it’s way through Boystown, the Chicago PrideFest® starts the celebration!
Chicago PrideFest®, June 22-23, 2019, is an exciting two-day street festival held the weekend leading up to the Chicago Pride Parade with up to 100,000 expected to attend, celebrating LGBTQ life, culture and community.
The festival features live music by popular artists, 3 stages, food and drink, 100+ arts/craft and merchant vendors, DJ’s and dancing, drag shows, pet parade, sponsor booths and more.
Join us this summer for a love-filled celebration of diversity, equality, and the Chicago LGBTQ community at Halsted Street and Addison in Boystown, America’s first recognized gay village.
The festival is easily accessible via the CTA Red Line Addison station at historic Wrigleyfield, also multiple bus lines, and rideshare car/cab services with convenient access to downtown hotels and other lodging.
- Bud Light
- Papa John's Pizza
- NRG Home Power
- 100.3 WSHE FM Chicago
- Hello Water
- Speech IRL
- Lasik Plus
- Progressive Insurance
- Chiro One Wellness Centers
- Chicago White Sox
- Gateway Foundation
- PNC Bank
- VIA Transportation
- Lurie Children's Hospital
- US Bank
- Quebec Government Office in Chicago
- Green Mountain Energy
Bud Light North Stage
DJ Stage at Waveland
South Stage at Addison
How To Get There
Ride the CTA Red Line "L" to Addison or Brown Line to Belmont, exit and head east towards Halsted Street. For routes, directions and connections, call 312.836.7000 or visit www.transitchicago.com.
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About the Beneficiary: Northalsted Business Alliance
The Northalsted Business Alliance works diligently to maintain a safe and beautiful neighborhood for residents, business owners and visitors.
Marketing & Sponsorship Opportunities
Still Have Logistics Questions?
Still have questions regarding event logistics? Please contact Sarah Skwarczyk at 773-584-6608.
We are now accepting vendor applications for Chicago Pride Fest®
To start a new application or edit an existing application you've already started, click on the link below for the type of vendor application:
General Vendor Applicants
NORTHALSTED Business Alliance Member Applicants (ONLY)
Please note: the applications below may only be accessed using a password provided by the NORTHALSTED Business Alliance. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a password. Once your membership has been verified, you will be able to proceed.
- Artist, Merchant, Not-for-profit Vendor Application
- Bars & Restaurants & Street Cafe
- Food & Beverage / Food Truck Vendor Application
If you've applied to multiple events, you can access your RegisterOne vendor profile here.