The 2nd Annual PRIDE Cape Coral celebration takes place March 7-8, 2020. Saturday’s free-to-attend event features SWFL’s only PRIDE parade, live entertainment, street performers, carnival games, food trucks and more. Sunday is host to one of the biggest Drag Brunches in the street! It all happens on SE 47th Terrace in beautiful South Cape.
Announcing a stellar guest lineup!
Introducing Sammie Cimarelli from Netflix’s The Circle as the PRIDE Cape Coral Parade Grand Marshal!
- Laganja Estranja
- Sheena Brook
- Daye Nada
- Tara Newhole
- and more!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
SATURDAY – FREE EVENT
3pm: PRIDE Cape Coral opens
3:45pm: TUTU Drag Race (register 3-3:30pm on site, see rules below)
4pm: PRIDE Cape Coral Parade
6pm: Exclusive Meet & Greet (tix required)
10pm-2am: Official After Party at Cruisers
SUNDAY – DRAG BRUNCH IN THE STREET
Two seatings available: 10AM & 1PM
Your $25 ticket includes buffet-style brunch, two drinks and an awesome show. Round-table seating ensures a great view! Get tickets at Eventbrite
VIP ACCESS W/ MEET AND GREET + HANGOUTS
Want the royal treatment? VIPs gain access to an exclusive tent featuring fare by Nice Guys and an open bar with private bartender. Plus, you’ll get prime viewing of the PRIDE Parade.
In addition to the Meet and Greet, featuring Laganja Estranja, Sammie Cimarelli, Sonique and Sheena Brook, local entertainers will pay visits to this exclusive area throughout the event.
TICKETS $50 – BUY NOW
MEET AND GREET ONLY
Here’s your chance to meet Laganja Estranja, Sammie Cimarelli, Sonique and Sheena Brook face-to-face! A limited number of these special tickets are available, so secure yours now.
TICKETS $25 – BUY NOW
EVENT MAP & PARKING
South Cape boasts plenty of free public parking! The parade takes place on SE 47th Terrace. Stay tuned to the event map as we update it with more attractions.
GET YOUR PRIDE SHIRT!
Pre-ordering your PRIDE Cape Coral t-shirt guarantees you the size and style you want. Plus, you’ll be able to pick up your shirt prior to, during or after PRIDE Cape Coral. A limited number of shirts will be made, so don’t miss getting yours!
Sponsored shirts available in two styles: Unisex and Ladies V-Neck
LIMITED MUSCLE TANK!
Classic Y back stringer tank top with a double needle scoop bottom hem for a better fit! Made with quick-dry moisture wicking fabric (88% poly, 3% Spandex, 9% Rayon). PRIDE Cape Coral logo on back.
TUTU DRAG RACE
SATURDAY @ 3:45PM
The Tutu Drag Race takes place on SE 47th Terrace, between Vincennes and SE 10th Pl just moments before the parade. Participants are required to wear a tutu and be beautified (hair and makeup). It’s a quick race that’s lots of fun!
Cash prizes awarded:
1ST PLACE: $200 · 2ND PLACE: $100 · 3RD PLACE: $75
MOST CREATIVE ATTIRE & MAKEUP: $125
All contestants must be at least 18 years old. Registration is open at the Information Booth 3pm to 3:30pm. No entry fee. Running footwear required. Please remember that the PRIDE Cape Coral Parade and the Tutu Drag Race is a family-friendly event.
If your organization would like to be part of the PRIDE Cape Coral Parade, complete the online application.
PRIDE Cape Coral is hosted by The South Cape Hospitality & Entertainment Association (SCHEA), a not-for-profit merchants association. Our events are volunteer driven. Want to join us? Contact SCHEA today.
BROUGHT TO YOU BY…
PRIDE Cape Coral is made possible by SCHEA’s year-round trolley events and our generous sponsors. Please support those who support PRIDE Cape Coral!
ROSE GOLD SPONSOR
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact us for a sponsor packet today. Individual supporter applications are also available.
Shop. Be informed. Vendor Village features dozens of Florida-based businesses, artists and organizations. The lineup includes:
- AIDS Healthcare Foundation
- All Heart Entertainment
- All Rainbow and Allied Youth Inc
- Bath Fitter
- Daisy’s Dazzled Dreams
- Dog Days Delight
- Downtowner Car Wash
- Emielia Doodlez
- Equality Florida
- Florida Department of Health (Lee County)
- Free Mom Hugs
- Gayest Store on Earth
- Jesse Inc
- John R Wood Properties
- Henna Magick
- Kiki Boho
- LGBTQ+ Democratic Caucus of Lee County
- Mariner LGBT Community Club
- McGregor Clinic
- Modern Mama Nails
- New Beginnings Bodywork & Wellness Studio
- Orangetheory Fitness Cape Coral
- Pride Kitty
- Rose Tree Realty
- School of Rock Fort Myers
- Sisters Botanicals
- Sign Gypsies
- World of Blinds
Vendor Village is now sold out for this event. If you’re interested in vending at or sponsoring a future South Cape event, please contact SCHEA.