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Chicago Pride Fest®, June 20-21, 2020, is an exciting two-day street festival held the weekend leading up to the Chicago Pride Parade with up to 100,000 expected to attend, celebrating LGBTQ life, culture and community.

The festival features live music by popular artists, 3 stages, food and drink, 100+ arts/craft and merchant vendors, DJ’s and dancing, drag shows, pet parade, sponsor booths and more.

Join us this summer for a love-filled celebration of diversity, equality, and the Chicago LGBTQ community at Halsted Street and Addison in Boystown, America’s first recognized gay village.

Chicago Pride Fest benefits the Northalsted Business Alliance, a 501(c)(6) non-profit chamber of commerce for Boystown, Chicago’s Proudest Neighborhood. The Northalsted Business Alliance also organizes Northalsted Market Days, a two-day street festival in August.

01 Become a festival Vendor

Opportunities for up to 100 merchants, non-profit organizations, artists, and other exhibitors.

Click here for more information and applications for vending and exhibit space.

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02 Become a festival Sponsor

Looking to connect with active consumers at this event? Contact our Marketing & Sponsorship team for pricing and customized benefits package.


Norine Smyth
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Laura Wilke
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03 Performer and Artist Booking

For talent consideration for Chicago Pride Fest 2020, please contact Mark Liberson [email protected] and Dusty Carpenter [email protected] with the following information: artist bio/EPK, website URL, photos, social media handles, YouTube videos, history especially performances in Chicago and/or future performance bookings, and a price range for booking. 

04 Community Partnership

For non-profit and community organization partnerships providing volunteer staff for event positions please contact.

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05 More Information

General inquires please contact [email protected]

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