WHAT IS THE FESTIVAL ADMISSION COST?
We believe it is important to allow all members of the community to experience Pride, whether they can afford an admission or not. Therefore, Pride in the Valley is a FREE event to attend.
IS THERE A PARADE?
Yes! The parade will step off 12:00 PM and will circle the Square grounds. If you would like to march or drive in the parade, sign ups are completed HERE.
WHAT ARE THE SET TIMES FOR THE EVENT?
The festival will officially begin at 12:30 pm, following commencement of the parade, and run until 8:00 PM.
WHERE CAN I PARK?
Festival parking is located around the Square and throughout Downtown Warren. Parking is limited and on a first come, first serve, basis.
ARE THERE RESTROOMS?
Portable restrooms, including restrooms accommodating to persons with disabilities, hand wash stations, and sanitizer stations will be available throughout the festival grounds.
WHERE CAN I FIND AN ATM?
An ATM is located nearby: Huntington National Bank at 108 Main Ave. SW, Warren, OH 44481
HOW DO I BECOME A VENDOR?
CLICK HERE for information about becoming a vendor. COMING SOON!
HOW DO I SPONSOR THIS EVENT?
We have many sponsorship opportunities! CLICK HERE for information about becoming a sponsor. COMING SOON!
HOW DO I VOLUNTEER?
Thank you for your interest in helping! Volunteers are an integral part of this event! Please CLICK HERE and send us your information.
WILL MASKS AND SOCIAL DISTANCING BE REQUIRED?
Guests, and vendors are required to follow the state and CDC COVID-19 mandates in place at the time of the event, up to and including: wearing face masks covering both your nose and mouth, using hand sanitizer stations located throughout the festival, and social distancing.
I HAVE AN IDEA FOR PRIDE IN THE VALLEY! HOW DO I SUBMIT IT?
We will be posting information regarding public input meetings when scheduled. Everyone is welcome to attend! In between those meetings, please feel free to submit your input by visiting HERE. We'd love to hear from you.
I WOULD LIKE TO PERFORM AT PRIDE IN THE VALLEY. WHO DO I CONTACT?
We are looking for entertainment of all types - drag performers, singers, bands, comedians, jugglers, dance groups, and more! LGBTQIA+ artists are given priority consideration. Please contact us via email HERE to be considered for 2022.
WILL THERE BE SECURITY?
The City of Warren Police Department provides security for the festival and will be available throughout the day.
ARE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ALLOWED?
All alcoholic beverages are to be purchased at the festival beer tent. No outside alcoholic beverages of any kind are permitted on the festival grounds.
WHAT ABOUT INCLEMENT WEATHER?
Festival will remain open rain or shine, unless prolonged severe weather threatens the safety of those attending.
WHAT ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED?
No illegal or illicit substances, drugs, or drug paraphernalia
No weapons of any kind including, but not limited to, pocket knives and self-defense sprays
No flammable items or liquids including aerosols and fireworks
No markers, pens or spray paint
No facial masks (Other then CDC Approved masks)
No outside food or beverage including alcohol
No bottles, cans, canteens, flasks, or coolers
No water guns, squirt guns, spray bottles or misters
No musical instruments, noisemakers or air horns
Additional items may be prohibited at the discretion of law enforcement or security officials.
HAVE OTHER QUESTIONS?
Contact us HERE!