Small-town ‘Bisbee Pride’ Celebrates Pride Month in a Big Way


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Bisbee Pride is unlike any other Pride event in Arizona, featuring concerts, dances, games and a parade that encompasses venues all over the Gulch and downtown area. You can buy admission to certain exclusive events with top talent and live music, but it’s not necessary – the entire town offers a variety of free fun the entire weekend. Here’s a rundown of events:

Friday June 15th

Noon – 8 pm  Pride Village in Grassy Park, stop by our Information/Merchandise booth and pick up a program for the weekend or a wig and tutu for the weekend! Enjoy Beer, Wine and Sangria in our outdoor cocktail lounge.

2:30PM “CALL ME BY YOUR NAME” Film Screening at the Copper Queen Library FREE!

5:30 pm  Lingerie Pub Crawl, check out Bisbee’s cool saloons in your finest lingerie!  Start with cocktails at the Screaming Banshee or Contessa’s Cantina. Lingerie contest winner crowned the “Royal Knightie” in Grassy Park at 7:45 p.m. right before the Copper Queen Dance.

8pm  Copper Queen Hotel Street Dance, just steps away from the Lingerie Contest in front of the Copper Queen Hotel and Saloon! $10 entry

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7PM Main Stage Performances at the Bisbee Royale: $30.00 **Food  and alcohol available for purchase** Emcee MLo Lopez

7:00 p.m. Honey & Rose Burlesque

8:00 p.m.  Comic Anthony Desamito

9:00 p.m. Indie Folk Award winning Namoli Brennet

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9pm – CLOSE  Be a star with “Karaoke Dave” at St. Elmo. Drag Karaoke Contest from 11 p.m. until 12 Midnight. Registration starts at 10:30 p.m. CASH PRIZES.

Saturday June 16th

10am – 1pm  Bloody Mary Special at St. Elmo

10:30 PARADE: Starts at the Ironman Statue. (Contessa’s/Screaming Banshee Pizza/High Desert Market) Line up/registration starts at 9:30. Parade begins at 10:30. Ends at Grassy Park. Admission varies. See parade application to be included in parade.

10am – 6pm  Pride Village/Vendor Street Fair, stop by Pride Village in Grassy Park for a cocktail and browse the booths of the wares of our many artisans throughout Old Bisbee. FREE

11am –  3pm copper queen pool party

Noon –  11pm NEW FAMILY STAGE: CITY PARK. Family friendly activities, food trucks, covered shade and 21 and under dance begins at 8 p.m. with DJ.

Noon – 6 pm Drag Day Stage at Gore Park. Directly across from the Artisan Fair at Grassy Park. Enjoy watching Drag Kings and Queens and DJ CUE  from our shaded outdoor lounge. Beer, wine and sangria served until 6p.m. Comedy and drag shows all day long. FREE

4pm – 10pm NEW LATINO STAGE at CONTESSA’S Cantina. 4-6 Drag Happy Hour, DJ Shorty and Stand-Up Comic Anthony Desamito performs at 7 p.m- 8 p.m. Admission to Comedy Show: $10.00

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7pm Main Stage Performances at the Bisbee Royale: $30.00 **Food  and alcohol served**

Emcee MLo Lopez

7:00 p.m. Honey & Rose Burlesque

8:00 p.m. Venus DeMars and All The Pretty Horses

9:00 p.m. Melissa Reaves

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9pm – close  “The Chad West Trio” at St. Elmo

11pm – 1am TranscenDANCE with DJ Cue $10 admission get your tickets!

 

Sunday June 17th

10am – 1pm  Bloody Mary Special at St. Elmo

10am – 1pm Twisted Sister Bingo and Bloody Mary Bar at the Copper Queen Hotel & Saloon. Lunch and cocktails available for purchase. Bingo Cards $1. Bingo prizes will be awarded!

2pm – 6pm  Dani and the Midnight Suns at St. Elmo

 

NEED A PLACE TO STAY?

We recommend checking what’s available at www.bisbee4fun.com.    

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