Columbia Heights PRIDE October 9, 2021
LGBTQ people laughing

Join the annual community PRIDE celebration in Columbia Heights, MN! Each year neighbors and people from across the metro are drawn to this vibrant festival. The carnival atmosphere includes music performances, story tellers, vendor booths, activities, food trucks, and more. All are welcome to attend this family-friendly event!

Columbia Heights PRIDE vendors
PRIDE display in the 2019 Columbia Heights Jamboree Parade
Kids wearing face paint laughing at the Columbia Heights PRIDE festival
PRIDE festival at Sullivan Lake Park in Columbia Heights, MN
Sullivan Lake Park

Stay up to date on the latest details by following Columbia Heights PRIDE on Facebook.

Join our team!

Looking for ways to help out? Volunteer at Columbia Heights PRIDE!

A Community of Respect

We are striving to create a sustainable community for everyone. That means respect for all cultures, genders, skin colors, sexual orientations, ages, body types, and abilities. We are an organization that strives for inclusion, equality, and safety for everyone to be themselves and work together as a community.

Sponsors

Amáda and Frost Simula

Shannon Pierce

Schedule

TBD

Performers

Theater

A.T. Arteest

Poetry

Theater

Brittnay Peaches

Drag

Jack Dahlia

Jack Dahlia

Drag King

Theater

Kelly O’Donnell

Flow arts

Kiki

Kiki

Singer

Markell Farnsworth-Moses

Markell Farnsworth-Moses

Dance / Color guard

Martina Marraccino

Martina Marraccino

Live Singing/Tap Dancing Drag Artist

Plutoh

Plutoh

Original songs with electric/acoustic guitar and ukulele

Savannah Dowdle

Savannah Dowdle

Ukulele

Antlered Art Inn

Antlered Art Inn

Prints, cards, art!

Best Buddies Pet Care

Best Buddies Pet Care

Pet toys, beds, collar accessories, snuffle mats, and paw print items for humans

ByMaryMakes

ByMaryMakes

Pride themed handmade fabric totes, zip pouches, wallets, etc

Community United Methodist Church

Community United Methodist Church

A reconciling congregation where all are welcome

Crafty Queer Collective

Crafty Queer Collective

Crocheted and knitted goods such as hats and scarves in colors of various pride flags

Dirty Butch Goods, LLC - Small batch soaps

Dirty Butch Goods

Handmade soaps

Dovanna Cleary

Dovanna Cleary

Tarot Reading / Tarot related artwork

ERA MN

ERA Minnesota

Raising awareness about the Equal Rights Amendment in our state and federal constitutions

Vendor

Gift House

Pride flags, hand made jewelry and animals

Helland Studio

Helland Studio

Screen printed t-shirts, art posters, and pillows.

Infinity Soap Studio

Infinity Soap Studio

Handcrafted artisan vegan soap bars

Lavender Magazine

Lavender Magazine

Biweekly award-winning print and online magazine for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community.

Marie D'Elephant

Marie D’Elephant

Coaching services for practitioners of ethical/consensual non-monogamy

MidWest Loud & Proud

MidWest Loud & Proud

Jewelry, keychains, buttons, caps, flags, tie blankets, fans, bird houses, sunglasses & more

Minnesota Transgender Alliance

Minnesota Transgender Alliance

Providing resources and support to all members and allies of the transgender community.

Mother & Mai - The Caring Company

Mother & Mai Candles

Premium Candles

Multi-Stabber Tarot

Multi-stabber Tarot presented by WeirdPunk Books

Tarot deck with art by local CoHi artists, and weird horror books by LGBTQIA authors

No Limits Printing

No Limits Printing

Pride flags, T-shirts, jewelry, stickers

Petsys

Petsys

Hats, bow ties, and bandanas for pets and their people.

Queen of Swords Press

Queen of Swords Press

Books with LGBTQ+ characters by LGBTQ+ authors

Rubbish Renewed

Rubbish Renewed

Artistic creations from second hand and recycled materials

Laura Borealis Art

Sassy Sleeper & Laura Borealis Art

100% cotton pillowcases, polymer clay & mixed media art

Shara Baked

Sharabaked

Baked goods

Shop Cat Aclysmic

Shop Cat Aclysmic

Knit totes, coin purses, necklaces, sketchbooks, fairy jars, ornaments, and more.

The Spare Room

The Spare Room Art

Screen printed T-shirts, prints, buttons, patches, and necklaces

Standout Proud

Standout Proud

Flags, Jewelry, keychains, accessories, home decor

Stellar Birth Services

Stellar Birth Services, Nisse Birth Support, Doula Kaytee

Birth support, childbirth education, babywearing, reproductive justice

Stonewall DFL

Stonewall DFL

Promoting voter registration, LGBTQIA+ political issues, and caucus participation

The Gentleman Artist

ThegentlemanArtist

Pride art

Tonna Agra

Tonna Agra

CBD CBG Hemp Products

Topp's Preserves and More

Topp’s Preserves and More

Canned preserves, salve, resin epoxy, and more

Transforming Families, MN

Transforming Families, MN

Creating a better world for transgender youth and their families

Vivere' Designs by Kate

Vivere’ Designs by Kate

Alcohol ink and mixed media art. coasters, paintings, cards, magnets

Promote with PRIDE!

We’d love to have you as one of our vendors!

Columbia Heights PRIDE of Homes Tour

WHAT

Create an OUTDOOR LAWN EXHIBIT to proclaim your support and excitement of Columbia Heights PRIDE! Similar to touring holiday light displays in the winter, spectators will walk or bike through the community to view the all of the outdoor exhibits on this PRIDE of Homes tour!

WHY

Started as a way to celebrate during a pandemic, the PRIDE of Homes tour has become an instant classic!

HOW

Decorate your house or yard to celebrate PRIDE!

  • Flags
  • Pinwheels
  • Art
  • Signs
  • Light displays
  • Inflatables

Don’t have a yard? No problem! Display your art on a balcony, in a window, on top of your car, or in a friend’s yard. Really, anywhere that can be seen from the street.

WHEN

Decorations should be on display by 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 9th and stay in place through Sunday, October 10th at 7:00 p.m.

Eager decorators are encouraged to celebrate the entire week of October 4th.

Tour Map

Add your PRIDE house to the map

House name
Address

Or right-click on the map and drag to add a marker

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Merchandise is offered by HeightsNEXT for a modest donation. All contributions directly support the annual Columbia Heights PRIDE celebration.

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Attn: Columbia Heights PRIDE
2336 45th Ave NE
Columbia Heights, MN 55421
(612) 642-1263

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