Colorado West Pride Presents: 

Western Slope Pride 2019

50 Shades of Stonewall

2019 is the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots in New York, largely heralded as the start of the LBGTQ civil rights movement.  This year, to honor those that have come before us, those here today and those we leave our future to - CWP will be celebrating 50 Shades of Stonewall for Pride Festivities this year in Grand Junction.  



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2019 Pridefest Events this year include:

Monday, June 17

Founder's Dinner at Le Rouge - $50

By invitation only.  Contact us for invitation. 


Tuesday, June 18

Cinema Soiree Double Feature - Movie Night at the Avalon* - $15

Exclusive Pride Pass holder Roof Top Party at the Avalon*

4:30 pm showing of MILK

The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as a gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official.


7:30 pm showing of Bohemian Rhapsody

The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985).


Thursday, June 20

Shades of Trans - A Transcend Gay-la Fashion Show at First Congregational Church @ 6 pm hosted by Transcend

Tickets $5 to benefit Transcend and Colorado West Pride


Friday, June 21

White Party at Charlie Dwellingtons - Free! Donations Encouraged


Saturday, June 22

Festival with booths, entertainment, food and drinks

Back by popular demand: DEAR MARSHA!

Pride VIP seating area*

3 pm to 8 pm

Free! Donations Encouraged

Exclusive Guest Performer Meet and Greet* @ 9 pm - $15

Rainbow Party at Mesa Theater* @ 9 pm - $15


Slamming Bricks: A Riot on 1st Street - Poetry Slam at Charlie Dwellingtons @ 7 pm hosted by Caleb Ferganchick

Donations Encouraged


Sunday, June 23

Pride Parade - 12:30

Free! Donations Encouraged


Festival with booths, entertainment, food and drinks

Colorado West Pride welcomes Tom Goss! Courtesy of Randall Cupp and Tony Angelo

Pride VIP seating area*

after parade to 6 pm

Free! Donations Encouraged

* included with Pride Pass

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