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ozarks pridefest

celebrating our pride

Pridefest is the largest LGBTQIA+ event in Southwest Missouri that attracts over 4,000 people and is growing every year. Join us in this celebration of equality, diversity, and community! We are tax-exempt and a subcommittee belonging to the GLO Center of the Ozarks.

LGBTQ Pride events Springfield mo
LGBTQ Pride events Springfield mo
LGBTQ Pride events Springfield mo

Upcoming Events

June Banned Book Club Meeting

What: Join GLO in our first monthly book club, where we will be reading a series of books that have been or could be banned, followed by a discussion on the books, novels, and writings. June Book: TBD
When: Sunday, June 11, 1pm – 2:30pm
Where: The GLO Center

PRIDE 2023 – We Are Family

What: PRIDE 2023 – We Are Family in Downtown, Springfield! 
When: Saturday, June 10 – Parade 11am-noon, performances/vendors noon-6pm
Where: Downtown, Springfield


What: After Pride! Featuring Crystal Methyd! $25 online pre-sale, $30 at the door, $60 VIP meet and greet with Crsystal + VIP Entrance
When: Saturday, June 10 – Doors open at 6pm. Music from 6-9pm. Drag at 9pm. Dance party after! 
Where: Odyssey Lounge at The Outland Complex