The five days of festivities start with an official Windsor Pride Flag Raising ceremony at Windsor City Hall with local dignitaries and VIP’s
Wednesday night is the Art Show showcasing local artists followed by annual tradition of free family bowling at Rose Bowl Lanes which will be held on Thursday. Friday night, they host a fundraising event featuring live theatrical entertainment.
Saturday day, is the Marketplace featuring over 30+ vendors, kid-friendly games, activities and entertainment and the world-class DJs and entertainment take the stage Saturday night to ensure a high energy vibe for all to enjoy. Sunday is the 24th annual Pride Fest Parade, a tradition that brings fun, style and levity to downtown is always a crowd pleaser as together they work their way to the Riverfront Festival Plaza, where the fun continues with community awards, live entertainment, food/merchant vendors and much more.
This year’s Windsor – Essex Pride Fest takes place August 3-7, 2016, and it promises to be even more action-packed.
Windsor Pride Flag Raising photos by Chelsea Girard – Biz X magazine