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What is Naples Pride Festival?

A festival that celebrates diversity and unity.  This all-inclusive, family friendly and open to the public event will combine entertainers, speakers, musicians, performers, vendors, exhibitors, kids activities, food and drinks for a day of fun and celebration in the name of equality, love and respect.

History was made in Naples in 2017 as thousands of people were drawn to Cambier Park for the 1st Naples Pride Festival. Naples Pride is a 501c3 non profit organization with a mission  is to unite and empower the LGBTQ community of SWFL, to educate and foster equality for all. All funds raised during the event, will support the ongoing Naples Pride efforts.

When & where will Naples Pride be held?

Naples Pride is taking place on Saturday, June 6 from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM at Cambier Park (755 8th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102).

Is there a cost to attend?

The entry fee is a $5 donation for all participants.

Children under 12 get in free.

All funds raised during the event, will support the ongoing Naples Pride efforts. 

Who can attend Naples Pride? Are children and pets allowed?

Anyone and everyone is welcome to attend Naples Pride regardless of age or sexual orientation. We strive to make this a family friendly event. Your decision to bring children and pets is left up to the attendees discretion.

Will there be activities for children?

Yes, we strive to make this a family friendly event. We will have arts, crafts & games for the kids.

Who is sponsoring Naples Pride?

Naples Pride is honored to have several amazing local partners and sponsors. We will update our sponsors list on a regular basis. 

What will the weather be like?

We are expecting it to be HOT with temperatures in the mid-80’s. It's Florida so it can rain at any time. The event will be held rain or shine.  An umbrella always comes in handy. 

What should I wear?

That is up to you! Rainbows highly encouraged. We urge you to wear weather appropriate clothing – be sure to bring sunscreen, bug spray, hats, umbrellas and sunglasses.

Will there be music and entertainment?

Absolutely! Crowd favorite DJ Kooshie will spin the music and dynamic MC Liquid will emcee the event. More details to follow. 

Will there be food and drinks available?

Yes! There will be several different food trucks in addition to beer/drink tents.

Will other vendors and organizations be present?

Definitely! Come out and be ready to support your local organizations and vendors. There will also be a Naples Pride table where you can purchase themed merchandise and participate in a silent auction.  

Will vendors accept credit cards? Will there be an ATM available?

Some  vendors may accept credit cards but not all. We encourage you to bring cash. There will not be an ATM available on site.

Is there anything I should not bring to Naples Pride?

Please do not bring any guns, knives or other weapons into the event. This is for the safety of attendees and volunteers. We appreciate your cooperation.

 

Where can I park?

There is street parking along the sides of Cambier Park. Additionally, there are two parking garages you can utilize – City of Naples Parking Garage (400 8th St S, Naples, FL) & Naples Parking Garage (600 8th St S, Naples, FL)

Where can I donate?

Donations can be made here.

What if I have more questions?

Please check out naplespride.org/, our Facebook event page or email info@naplespride.org.