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Midsouth Pride Festival

Saturday, September 30, 2017 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
Robert Church Park

One of our biggest events of the year! All Rhodes students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to march with us in the parade or just come and celebrate the LGBTQ+ community in Memphis. RSVP right now to add your name to the t-shirt distribution list and tell us if you need a carpool or are willing to be a driver.

 

Schedule:

Week prior:

The GSA will be tabling in the Rat to advertise the event, every day from 11:00 to 2:00 PM. Look for our table for more information about the event, t-shirt sign-ups, carpooling etc. If you would like to table with us, please contact Lee Kezar at kezal-19@rhodes.edu. Shifts are in 30-minute increments.

Day of:

9:00-11:00 AM: Free facepainting, snacks, and water in the Queer Resource Room, Burrow 106.

11:00 AM: Carpoolers are advised to leave no later than this time. Expect parking and walking to Robert Church Park to take about 30 minutes. Most parking lots are $5-$10 and take cash only.

12:00 PM: All Rhodes College students, faculty, staff, and alumni who want to march in the parade are asked to meet at the corner of M.L.K. Jr Ave and South 4th Street to find our place in the parade.

1:00 PM: The parade begins

1:30 PM: The parade ends

2:00-5:00: Carpoolers depart.

5:00 PM: Booths begin to close.