Southern Illinois Pride Fest delayed until October
CARBONDALE — The Southern Illinois Pride Fest is being pushed back to the weekend of October 16.
From the Facebook page of the Rainbow Cafe LGBT Youth Center:
ATTENTION! The Southern Il Pride Fest is rescheduled for OCTOBER! We will celebrate LGBTQ History Month, in partnership with several local organizations across Southern Illinois.
Our opening reception will be held at The Varsity Center on Friday, October 16th.
Our Pride March and Southern Il Pride Fest will be on Saturday, October 17th. The march will begin at the Carbondale Gaia House at 11 am, with the festival beginning at 12:00 p.m. at the Washington Street Venue in Downtown Carbondale.
As we work on a new schedule, we will announce Pride and History Month Events occuring throughout October, including DRAG QUEEN BINGO at The Varsity Center on Sunday, October 25th with our hostess, 2019 Southern Il Pride Queen Blanche DuBois!