Burlesque, fire dancers, fashion and drag shows at the Dance Pavilion, which also features over two dozen global, regional and local DJs on Wisconsin's largest dance floor
Diverse and dynamic talent, reflecting our full community spectrum, on the Miller Lite Mainstage
Hip-hop, spoken word, stand-up comics and the best female musicians in Wisconsin at the Wom!nz Spot Lounge & Cafe
Comedy, cabaret and theatrical productions on the Rainbow Stage, including a live stage performance of Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Magicians, mermaids, living statues and story hour at the Children's Stage
Kiki balls, karaoke and dance parties at our age-restricted Youth Area
Adults-only merchants, workshops, and presentations at our new Red Light District space
Film screenings, critical conversations and community connections at the Stonewall Stage
Fun fitness activities all weekend long at PrideFit, the South End Sports Zone and the PrideFest Milwaukee Open Grass Volleyball Tournament
This year's line-up includes Kim Petras, Greyson Chance, Dragapalooza! (featuring Trixie Mattel) and over 100 LGBTQ artists
on eight stages. Festival highlights include:
This year's festival theme, "RISE!," honors the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots of 1969, where LGBTQ liberation and pride were born.
The festival celebrates the pioneers who rose up against violence, discrimination and exclusion despite impossible odds. The Wisconsin
LGBTQ History Project, an education program of Milwaukee Pride, will showcase Stonewall's impact at the History Building.