Nashville Pride to present ‘Pride Rocks!’


Nashville Pride presents "Pride Rocks!" on Thursday, June 16 from 7-11 p.m, an event that will include a preview of the Pride festival’s musical entertainment and a host of tasty treats.

From the Nashville Pride press release:

You can party like a rock star in the Reverb Room at Hard Rock Cafe. Don’t miss walking the red carpet and catching all the musical surprises we have in store! 

The organization will also be presenting the annual Pride Awards. The Mark Middleton/Bianca Paige Pride Volunteer Award and the Mark Manasco Community Service Award will serve to honor two leaders in Nashville’s GLBT community as well as the two late GLBT icons for which the awards are named.

Admission is free to Core 100 members and $10 for the general public. The exclusive Nashville Pride/Hard Rock pin will be available for sale at this event.

Nashville Pride Fest will be held Saturday, June 18, at Riverfront Park from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. The event will also include a Local Artists Stage, Drag Stage and DJ Stage. Featured entertainers include Kimberly Caldwell and Jonny McGovern.

Admission to the annual festival is $5.00. VIP tickets are $50 and include food and drink at the festival.  For up to date information, visit

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