SCHEA preparing for PRIDE Cape Coral 2020 March 7-8
The South Cape Hospitality and Entertainment Association is gearing up for PRIDE Cape Coral 2020 with pre-sale VIP tickets and more.
The two-day SCHEA PRIDE festival will be held on March 7 and 8 along Southeast 47th Terrace, between Southeast 9th Place and Southeast 11th Place.
The weekend schedule of events will include:
Saturday, March 7 – free to attend
* Tutu Drag Race 3:45 p.m.
* PRIDE Cape Coral Parade 4 p.m.
* Live Entertainment on Big Stage5-10 p.m.
* Exclusive Meet & Greet 6 p.m.
(tickets are required)
* Official After Party at Cruisers10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
PRIDE Cape Coral will start with a Tutu Drag Race, PRIDE Parade and live entertainment throughout the day. Attendees can also enjoy street performers, carnival games, a vendor village, food trucks, drink tents, and more on Saturday, March 7, from 3-10 p.m. Registration for the Tutu Drag Race is from 3-3:30 p.m.
Get the chance to meet PRIDE Parade Grand Marshal, Sammie Cimarelli from Netflix’s popular series, The Circle, along with Laganja Estranja and Sonique, from RuPaul’s Drag Race and Sheena Brook, from The Voice. A limited number of tickets are available for the Meet & Greet on Saturday at 6 p.m. and can be purchased online here.
VIP tickets are now available for purchase for $50. This includes exclusive VIP tent access, food provided by Nice Guys, and an open bar with a private bartender. VIPs can also enjoy prime PRIDE Parade views and Meet & Greet access with Sammie, Laganja Estranja, Sonique, and Sheena Brook. Tickets are available online at PRIDECapeCoral.com .
Sunday, March 8 – Tickets on Sale
Drag Brunch in the Street — Two seatings, 10 a.m & 1 p.m.
Featured performers at Drag Brunch in the Street will include Laganja Estranja, Sonique, Daye Nada, Alyssa Lemay, Trixie Towers, Savage Fierce, Rachael Valentine, and Tara Newhole. Tickets for brunch are $25 and also can be purchasedonline. Ticket price includes a selection of tastes from Big Blue Brewing and Nice Guys Pizza, coffee from local Starbucks cafes, and two alcoholic drinks.
PRIDE T-shirts are available for purchase and can be pre-ordered online. Pre-ordered shirts will be available for pickup at Zak’s Jewelry March 4 to March 6. Zak’s is at 1314 Cape Coral Parkway, E., Cape Coral. Pickup hours are Monday-Friday: 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Saturday 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The T-shirts will also be available for pickup at the PRIDE Cape Coral merchandise booth during the event.
PRIDE Cape Coral is hosted by SCHEA, a not-for-profit merchants association. A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit the McGregor Clinic, a local nonprofit that provides an integrated approach to patient care, emphasizing services for HIV and AIDS clients.
For more information on PRIDE Cape Coral and a full line up of activities for the weekend, visit PRIDECapeCoral.com . Tickets for the Meet & Greet, Drag Brunch in the Street, and VIP tickets can also be purchased on PRIDECapeCoral.com .
Sponsors for PRIDE Cape Coral 2020 include:
DIAMOND: Bud Light Seltzer, Absolut
PLATINUM: Zak’s Jewelry, The Gunterberg Foundation
ROSE GOLD: Dolphin Key Resort
GOLD: Maria’s Pizzeria, Nice Guys, No. 3 Craft Brews and Beer Bar, BackStreets Sports Bar, Gather, Storm Smart, Starbucks, The Law Office of Karla Y. Campos-Andersen, Fiesta Tents, Cruisers
SILVER: Fuccillo Kia of Cape Coral, May-Rah-Kee Salon, Waste Pro, Cafe You, John R Wood Properties, Big Blue Brewing, Lee County Laundromat, Rascals
BRONZE: All About Shade, Achieva, Best Pets LLC, The Petal Patch, Crossfit Cape Coral
All SCHEA events are volunteer driven. If you would like to be a volunteer for this event, contact SCHEA. Organizations may also take part.