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.
IS THERE A PARADE?
Yes! The parade will step off 30 minutes before the festival officially opens and will circle the Square grounds. If you would like to march or drive in the parade, sign ups will be available soon.
WHAT ARE THE SET TIMES FOR THE EVENT?
Parade will step off from Warren City Hall at 12:30PM. The festival will begin at the conclusion of the parade and run until 10PM.
WHERE CAN I PARK?
Festival parking is located all around the Square. Parking is limited and on a first come, first serve, basis.
ARE THERE RESTROOMS?
Portable restrooms 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.
HOW DO I SPONSOR THIS EVENT?
We have many sponsorship opportunities. Sponsorship details will be available on our website soon. If you would like to sponsor sooner, please email us HERE.
WILL THIS FESTIVAL HAVE A PRIDE GUIDE?
Most pride festivals do have a "Pride Guide". Since our organization is a year-round Center, we actually have an annual publication printed in May and distributed throughout the tri-county area and at other festivals and events. You can view our previous Guide and/or purchase an advertisement for the 2020 Guide by clicking HERE.
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.
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.
IS THERE SECURITY?
The City of Warren Police Department provides security for the festival.
ARE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ALLOWED?
All alcoholic beverages are 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.
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
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!