PRIDEFEST & THE PRIDE PARADE ARE FOR ALL-AGES.
VIP AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO 21 & UP.
PRIDEFEST 2020 was cancelled due to COVID-19. We will hold a virtual Pride September 2020.
Please check back for when VIP tickets will be available!
The parade location will be along 7th Avenue. On Saturday, June 13, 2020.
Check back closer to Pridefest for more info on the lineup and day of events.
PrideFest will be held at Sloss Furnace. There is no public transportation to Sloss however UBER and LYFT are available in the Birmingham area.
Sloss has ample parking on the grounds of the venue. There will NOT be a parking fee. The is generally a good amount of parking available near the parade routes. Make sure your vehicles is secure before you walk away.
PrideFest and of course the Pride Parade are free to the public. There is no charge to leave and return. HOWEVER, if parking fees are initiated, you may be subject to loosing your spot as parking is ample, but still limited.
For the safety of attendees of PrideFest, the City Of Birmingham Police Department will be patrolling the inside areas on foot. The parking areas are NOT patrolled. Volunteers and Pride Board members will also be easily spotted by their T-shirts. If you see anything, say something.
Neither Central Alabama Pride Inc nor Sloss Furnace is responsible for your vehicles. Please make sure your vehicles are locked and secure before walking away.
You must be 21 and over to purchase alcohol. ALL persons purchasing alcohol will need valid ID (NO EXCEPTIONS)
Both the Pride Parade and PrideFest are RAIN OR SHINE events.
\\FOOD AND BEVEARGE
The Sloss venue is a contracted space for the purpose of holding PrideFest. Sloss has its own food and beverage vendors. Outside food and beverage is NOT ALLOWED.
PrideFest is held under a covered hard (non grass) space. If you will be there all day, it is advised you bring lawn chairs so you can relax and be more comfortable.