Volunteer at PrideFest Milwaukee 2016

volunteerJoin the amazing all-volunteer team that makes Pridefest happen!

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See it all with the PrideFest Express

BOTSGot tickets to RuPaul’s Drag Race at the Pabst Theater on Saturday, June 11? Join us at PrideFest with this special offer! [Read more…]

Meet Milwaukee Pride’s new executive director

milwaukeepride_executive_directorMilwaukee Pride, Inc., the parent organization of PrideFest Milwaukee, has hired its first-ever executive director, Eric Heinritz. [Read more…]

Join the Pride Patrol!

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Celebrating 30 summers of pride

006Together, we’ve shared many proud moments.

While we celebrate our victories, let’s never forget how far we’ve come, and how far we have yet to go.

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America celebrates marriage equality

lovewinsU.S. Supreme Court rules that all couples must have the freedom to marry [Read more…]

Congratulations 2015 PrideFest Medal honorees

PrideFest-MedalPrideFest Milwaukee proudly recognizes this year’s PrideFest Medal honorees:

  • Washington Heights Rainbow Association
  • Genderqueer MKE
  • Don Schwamb

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Take pride in “Milwaukee: City of Festivals”

MCHS June FeatureFrom May 15 to October 19, this exhibit explores the history of Milwaukee festivals from the 1800s to today. PrideFest Milwaukee is featured through June 29!
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View our full 2015 line-up



From throbbing techno to soothing soul, from belly dancers to fire dancers, from vaudeville to underwear shows, from killer comedians to outrageous fashion shows, from dance club favorites to golden oldies, from TED talk hosts to street spoken word, from gay liberation anthems to glam rock, from bluegrass to electroclash, from country heartthrobs to voluptuous divas, from international headliners to independent local artists..AND MUCH, MUCH,  MUCH, MORE!

And with over 100 acts on 10 stages,
PrideFest Milwaukee 2015 has something for everyone!

Look beyond the headliners.  Explore your world.

Check out our full schedule

Plan your Pridefest Milwaukee weekend!


It’s never too late for a weekend getaway. Book your adventure with local travel planning tools and special partner offers!



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