Greater Ozarks Pridefest

Unifying and increasing visibility in the LGBTQ+ community of the Ozarks.

Greater Ozarks Pridefest is the largest LGBTQ+ event in Southwest Missouri that attracted over 4,000 people in 2018 and continues to grow every year. 


Greater Ozarks Pridefest is excited to announce that we will be celebrating Pride on Saturday October 12th, 2019 at Park Central Square!

Please join us for additional Pride events throughout June: 

Pride Feast BBQ: June 1st at Phelps Grove Park in Springfield 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Pride Night at SGF Cardinals: June 13th at Hammons Field 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Pride Outdoor Movie Night: June 21st at the GLO Center 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

50th Anniversary Stonewall Celebration: June 29th at Hotel Vandivort 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm


Greater Ozarks Pridefest is presented by the GLO Center, the LGBTQ+ community center of the Ozarks and is run by a committee of volunteers.

Interested in helping Greater Ozarks Pridefest grow? Join the committee! It takes a lot of work to plan and execute Pridefest and we need your help. Volunteer by completing the online application. If the link doesn't work, just copy and paste into your browser. 

Check out the event on the Greater Ozarks Pridefest Facebook page. 

Contact the Greater Ozarks Pridefest committee through