The 2016 South Georgia Pride Festival will be held on September 17, 2016 from 12pm - 7pm at the John W. Saunders Park (1151 River St) in Valdosta, GA.

Our Pride celebration is jam packed with entertainment! Shadina is coming back to make you dance! Singer Josean from Orlando is going to set your soul on fire! Kia Comedy from Atlanta will keep you laughing.   We also have Angelica Sanchez from Pulse Orlando . Singer Songwriter, Katherine Archer from St. Augustine will be on stage.  Dancers, Local Drag Queens, Spikey Van Dykey..... So much fun!  

To see all performers click here

Miss South Georgia Pride Pageant

September 11, 2016 7:30 pm at the Holiday Inn Conference Center

1805 W Hill Ave, Valdosta, GA

Registration starts at 4:30

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"What is Transgender?" Educational Forum

FREE September 15, 2016 6pm at the VLPRA Building

1901 N Forrest St, Valdosta, GA

What does it mean if someone tells you they are transsexual, intersex, gender fluid or a cross-dresser?
Which pronouns should you use when speaking to a trans person?
What is involved in transitioning?
How can you help create a trans friendly environment?
Join diversity trainers Gabrielle Claiborne and Linda Herzer to learn the answers to these questions - and to hear how Gabrielle risked everything to embrace the truth of her own transgender identity. Get answers to your questions about the transgender experience during the Q&A. Plan now to attend!
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VIP Party with Trae Crowder, "The Liberal Redneck"

$20 Advance or $25 at the Door

September 16, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center

1805 W Hill Ave, Valdosta, GA

Doors open at 9pm, Show Starts at 10pm

Comedy & Queens!  Trae Crowder, Kia Comedy, Ravion Alexandria St. James, Miss Petite Coqutte, Spikey Van Dykey, Raquel Payne, Samantha Fox, and MORE!

Cash Bar, Free Barefoot Wine Tasting, Silent Auction with proceeds going to Pulse Orlando Charity and South Georgia Pride.

To get your tickets and more information go here:

After Party!!!

September 17th after the Festival

Will be held at the Holiday Inn Conference Center 1805 W Hill Ave, Valdosta, GA


Interfaith Pride Service

September 18, 2016 at 2pm

Unitarian Universalist Church, 1951 E Park Ave, Valdosta, GA

Rev Linda Herzer is the guest speaker and will discuss her new book about what the Bible says about Transgender.

For more information

The Vendor and Volunteer applications can be found under Vendor & Volunteer Forms.

If you have any questions please email Raynae' Jones at