What is Pride Giving?

Naples, FL - Naples Pride, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, through an abundance of caution, has canceled the Pride Fest 2021, which was scheduled for November 20. Instead the Naples Pride Organization has partnered with vendors in Naples and the surrounding cities, to host smaller events throughout the month of November, which has been named: Pride Giving 2021. We will be following all CDC guidelines, and will ask everyone to wear a mask, and will require RSVPs to manage crowd levels. 

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 different days throughout the month of November. Please see our Pride 2021 page for details. 

Is there a cost to attend?

Some events do cost, while others are free. please refer to our Pride 2021 page for a list of events. The link to each event will detail a cost or not. 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. That being said, there are a couple of events that may only be available for 18+. Please check event

Will there be activities for children?

Yes, we strive to make this a family friendly event. 

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?

Since it is our "fall", we expect high 70s-80s. Keep in mind, it is 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! Every event has some sort of entertainment available. More details to follow. 

Will there be food and drinks available?

Yes! There are several events that will have food and drinks available. 

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). The other vendors will have their own designated parking. 

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.