June 8, 2024:

Main Event

When & Where

Ozarks Pridefest 2024 “It’s Giving: Revolution” will be on June 8, 2024 on the square in downtown Springfield. Join us for a day of celebrating the diversity and love that makes our LGBTQIA+ family so beautiful! 

Event is rain or shine (except lightning). Please ignore potential protestors as much as possible and instead allow the security personnel and trained peacekeepers, who are designated for such situations and possess relevant expertise, to handle it appropriately.

Pride Parade

Check-in

The Pridefest 2024 Parade will step off at 11:30am at the Springfield Municipal Court parking lot on the corner of Chestnut Expy and N Benton Ave. If you are leaving a vehicle at this location, please review posted parking restrictions before doing so.

If you sign up for a float or are driving a vehicle in the parade please arrive between 10:30-10:45 am.  If you are walking in the parade please arrive between 10:45-11:00 am. All floats and vehicles will travel first followed by all walking groups. Walking group order will be organized by check in.

Please check in in-person with a Pridefest Representative. 

2024 Sponsors

Thank you to all of our Ozarks Pridefest – It’s Giving: Revolution Sponsors!

If you were unable to sponsor, but you would still like to donate, please visit our general donation page.

Revolutionary Sponsors

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Champion Sponsors

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Advocate Sponsors

Ally Sponsors

Arvest
Wallace Rae Salon
Sinse Cannabis
Beyond Healing Center
Missouri Jobs with Justice
Dalton Stockton, CRPC® Financial Advisor
Springfield-Greene County Library
The Connecting Grounds

for-profit SPONSORS

IMPORTANT:

To fill out sponsorship forms, you will need your business license information including Official Business Name, License Number, and License Expiration Date OR a Group Sales License (whether you are selling anything at your booth or not). If you have any questions regarding your business license, please contact licensing@springfieldmo.gov.

Vendor Note: We want to ensure that all our vendors, including those with disabilities, feel fully supported and have the resources they need to work with us effectively. We believe in making accommodations to ensure equal opportunities and access for everyone. If you have a disability and require any specific accommodations to enhance our collaboration, please do not hesitate to reach out. We are more than willing to work with you to ensure that your needs are met. Please contact us at pride@glocenter.org with any requests or questions you may have regarding accommodations.

The sponsorship Deadline is April 30th. If you have any questions, please email pride@glocenter.org.

Thank you for your interest in Ozarks Pridefest 2024!

Ally
$250+
Advocate
$750+
Champion
$2500+
Revolutionary
$5000+
Register
Register
Register
Register
Register
Parade
Premium Placement
Social Media
Recognition
Recognition w/ Logo
Exclusive Post
Additional Exclusive Posts
OIP Website
Basic Listing
Sponsored Listing
(3 months)
Premium Listing
(6 months)
Premium Listing
(1 year)
Pridefest Website
Name Listed
Logo
Logo + Link to your website
Logo + Link to your website
Booth/Stage Time
Booth Only
Booth & Stage Time (2 min)
Booth & Stage Time (2 min)
Pridefest Tote Bag
Logo
Logo
Logo
Headliner Sponsor

Sorry, registration is now closed.

If you’re unable to sponsor, but you would still like to donate, please visit our general donation page.

Sorry, registration is now closed.

Ally

$250+
• March in Parade
• Social Media Recognition
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Basic Listing
• Ozarks Pridefest Website Name Listed

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

Advocate

$750+
• March in Parade
• Social Media Recognition w/ Logo
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Sponsored Listing (3 months)
• Logo on Ozarks Pridefest Website
• Booth at the Event
• Logo on Pridefest Tote Bag

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

Champion

$2500+
• March in Parade
• Exclusive Social Media Post
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Premium Listing (6 months)
• Logo + Link to Your Website on Ozarks Pridefest Website
• Booth & 2 Minutes of Stage Time
• Logo on Pridefest Tote Bag

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

Revolutionary

$5000+
• Headliner Sponsor
• March in Parade - Premium Placement
• Additional Exclusive Social Media Posts
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Premium Listing (1 Year)
• Logo + Link to Your Website on Ozarks Pridefest Website
• Booth & 2 Minutes of Stage Time
• Logo on Pridefest Tote Bag

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

nonprofit sponsors

Sorry, registration is now closed.

If you’re unable to sponsor, but you would still like to donate, please visit our general donation page.

IMPORTANT:

All Nonprofit organizations who are setting up a booth at Pridefest will need to submit their Nonprofit Solicitation License with a copy of the Secretary of State letter. Please note that this is NOT the same as your 501c3/tax exempt. If you have any questions regarding your business license, please contact licensing@springfieldmo.gov.

Vendor Note: We want to ensure that all our vendors, including those with disabilities, feel fully supported and have the resources they need to work with us effectively. We believe in making accommodations to ensure equal opportunities and access for everyone. If you have a disability and require any specific accommodations to enhance our collaboration, please do not hesitate to reach out. We are more than willing to work with you to ensure that your needs are met. Please contact us at pride@glocenter.org with any requests or questions you may have regarding accommodations.

The sponsorship Deadline is April 30th. If you have any questions, please email pride@glocenter.org.

Thank you for your interest in Ozarks Pridefest 2024!

NONPROFIT ally

$150+
• March in Parade
• Social Media Recognition
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Basic Listing
• Ozarks Pridefest Website Name Listed

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

NONPROFIT advocate

$200+
• March in Parade
• Social Media Recognition w/ Logo
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Sponsored Listing (3 months)
• Logo on Ozarks Pridefest Website
• Booth at Event
• Logo on Pridefest Tote Bag

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

NONPROFIT Champion

$450+
• March in Parade
• Exclusive Social Media Post
• Ozarks Inclusion Project Website Premium Listing (6 months)
• Ozarks Pridefest Website Logo + Link
• Booth & 2 Minutes of Stage Time
• Logo on bag

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

Event Applications

If you have any questions, please email pride@glocenter.org.

Vendor ONLY

$50-$200

• Booth
• March in Parade
• Register by April 30

After you submit your form, you will be directed to payment. Please be prepared to pay online immediately after submitting.

Parade Only

Free!
Sign up to march in the parade!
Register by April 30

Performers

Deadline to submit an application is April 30th.

All performances must be family-friendly with clean versions of songs. Each drag performer will get a maximum of 5 minutes and 1 performance based on availability. Performances will be between 12:15pm – 6pm. We will assign specific times once the application has closed.

Performances will be on a volunteer basis, but tip jars are absolutely welcome!

Volunteer

We will do our best to accommodate busy schedules! Thank you so much for volunteering!

Things to know before you start:
• All volunteers will be required to undergo a background check.
ª All volunteers will need to go through a quick Zoom orientation before volunteering.

official GLO 2024 pride shirts

From We The People Clothing