Pride Month Kickoff Event
WED. JUNE 1 (Time Change: 6pm-7pm)
Gather with us as a community to kick-off Pride month and celebrate the flying of the Pride Flag at City Hall on June 1. Mayor Conley will pay a visit to read the Pride Month Proclamation. We will have lawn games, info on how to cast your vote for our Pride Display Contest, info about the Pride Festival on June 11, and Q&A with our WQC Board at our table.
Westerville Pride Festival
Sat. June 11 | 9 AM - Noon
Join us on Sat. June 11 for Westerville's 2nd Annual Pride Fest hosted by local drag queens and kings! Visit tables with info on local organizations, check out local vendors as they feature special Pride themed wares at the Farmers market, and participate in family-friendly events such as a children's story hour and a community art project. We can't wait to see you there!
Pride Business & Vendor Display Contests
Are you a Westerville business? Think you have what it takes to make the best Pride window display in town? Show your true colors and do it up! It's time to enter the 2022 Best of Business and/or 2022 Best of Market Pride Contests. Participating businesses will be featured in our online Facebook voting contest June 1-11 and winners will be announced at the Pride Festival. If you're the winning business or market vendor, you'll claim the 2022 Rainbow Trophy and bragging rights for a full year. Show your support for the diverse LGBTQIA+ community in Westerville and join us in donning all the rainbows this June!
Thanks To Our Participating Businesses and Vendors:
Bake A Difference
Hammerie Farm, LLC
Java Central Cafe and Roaster
Midway Kettle Corn & Lemonade
Westerville Public Library
See all our entrants and vote on your favorite on our Facebook page.
Want to take your support of our diverse LGBTQIA+ community to the next level this Pride season? We are now accepting sponsors for Pride 2022. Last year, over 1,000 people signed our flag flying petition in just two weeks and we estimate over 500 attended our Pride weekend events. Show your support for the LGBTQIA+ community in Westerville by becoming one of our featured sponsors for Pride 2022.