OUT Central Oregon
PrideFest 2018

PrideFest 2018

OUT Central Oregon and PFLAG, in partnership with Oregrown, present ‘PrideFest – a month-long celebration of pride in our diversity’. Throughout the month of June, various events promoting inclusivity, visibility, and fun for the LGBTQ+ community, family, and friends are happening in Bend and Central Oregon. Join us for this celebration of diversity and inclusivity in Central Oregon.

June Bend Artwalk – Intersectionality Gathering

Central Oregon Social Justice Center 155 NW Irving Ave, Bend, OR, United States

Join us for First Friday Bend Artwalk to walk en masse to show Central Oregon the diversity of our communities and to celebrate our intersectionality. We hope to make this a regular monthly gathering where we can …


Come As You Are Queeraoke

McMenamins Old St. Francis School 700 NW Bond St, Bend, OR, United States

Queeraoke is an ALL AGES EVENT!!  https://www.facebook.com/events/223376784924508/ Learn more about Oregrown PrideFest  at https://www.outcentraloregon.com/pridefest/ Come help us kick off PrideFest with an amazing night of Queeraoke and performances from local community members. We will be having our annual karaoke …

Documentary ‘We Were Here’ – Q&A

Central Oregon Community College 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR, United States

Screening of 'We Were Here' is Free to attend, donations appreciated. Doors open at 5:30pm movie starts at 6:00pm COCC Campus, Hitchcock Auditorium in 201 Pioneer Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/events/170361383671379/ Learn more about Oregrown PrideFest  at https://www.outcentraloregon.com/pridefest/ [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCxqJgpejbs%5D


Pride Month Proclamation

City Hall 710 NW Wall St, Bend, OR, United States

Bend City Counsel member Barb Campbell will be having the Human Dignity Coalition and citizens of Bend accept a proclamation to recognize June as Pride Month! https://www.facebook.com/events/224415058155775/ While pride month has been recognized and celebrated since 1970, …

Pink Thursday – Lez Bee Happy @ 10 Barrel

10 Barrel East 62950 NE 18th S, Bend, OR, United States

Happy Pride Month ladies! In celebration of Central Oregon Pride this month, Lez Bee Happy will be dubbed Pink Thursday (ode to San Fran’s long standing Pink Saturday event). SPECIAL NOTE: This event is happening a week …

Drag Workshop – PrideFest

Hey Honey 36

Do you have or know anyone interested in doing drag? We are hosting an afternoon at Urban Beauty Bar getting to know each other, giving each other tips and hopefully laying the ground work to put on …

Doug Reynolds’ “A Normal Turtle” Book Reading!

Deschutes Public Library 507 NW Wall St, Bend

A Normal Turtle is a wonderful book that encourages kids to be who they really are and accept those who are different than them. This charming story about a fox raised as a turtle will have you …


June PFLAG with Donavan Adderley

Nativity in Bend 60850 SE Brosterhous Rd, Bend, OR, United States

Deshaun Adderley, a Summit High School freshmen, took his own life life on December 14th, 2017 following an incident with a bully. His father, Donavan, will be joining us to share Deshaun's story and how this loss …

Elk Lake LGBTQ Camp-out and Hiking Weekend – PrideFest

Elk Lake Elk Lake, OR, United States

OUTCentralOregon and PFLAG invite you to a full weekend of fun and activities for Elk Lake LGBTQ as part of “PrideFest - A month-long celebration of Pride in our diversity”. Get OUT for a weekend of fresh air …


Out in TECH

BendTECH 1001 SW Emkay Dr, Bend, OR, United States

BendTECH is helping to celebrate Pride month with a panel of LGBTQ+ identifying industry professionals discussing and answering questions about being out in the tech industry.   https://www.facebook.com/events/236334280467671/

PrideFest Sponsors

Happy Pride! Thank you to all of our PrideFest Sponsors.