2017 Festival

June 2, 3, 4 2017 | Berkley Riverfront Park
Theme: Stand up. Stand out. Stand proud.
Attendance: 32,000

Kansas City PrideFest 2017 Entertainment Headliners

Friday, June 2: 6p – Midnight
Saturday, June 3: 12p – Midnight
Sunday, June 4: 12p – 7p

Day Host Time Name Category Type
June 2nd
Dirty Dorothy
 6:00 PM  Rozz Smith  Solo Instrument  National Anthem
 6:01-7:45  Chef Nguyen  DJ  Dance / Trance / Electro
 8:15-9:15  Material Girl  Band  Lady Gaga / Madonna Covers
 9:45-11:45  Citizen Jane  DJ  Dance / Pop
 9:45-11:45  Men of Skin  Dancers  Group Dancers
June 3rd
Widow Von’du
 12:00 PM  Rozz Smith  Solo Instrument  National Anthem
 12:40-1:20  Logan Bradley  Solo Singer  Variety
 1:50-2:50  Radial Red  Band  Rock
 2:55-3:10  Tucker William  Solo Singer  Variety
 3:15-3:20  Kate Cosentino  Solo Singer  Variety
 3:25-3:30  Morgan Messer  Solo Singer  Variety
 3:35-3:40  Dove  Drag Queen  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 3:45-3:50  Scarlett Webb  Drag Queen  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 4:15-4:20  Sapphire Reign  Drag Queen  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 4:25-4:30  Nikita Wood-Rowe  Drag Queen  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 4:35-4:40  Rozz Smith  Drag King  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 4:45-5:05  Buttwiser’s Bash  Group Performance  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
Flo, Melinda Ryder
 5:10-5:25  Black Pride  Group Performance  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 5:30-5:45  The Ratchet Housewives
of Westport
 Group Performance  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 5:50-6:05  Shauna Knapp  Rapper  R&B
 6:20-6:50  Heartland Men’s Chorus  Group Performance  Chorus
 6:55-7:15  Mayor, Congressmen  Speaker  Speaker
 7:30-7:45  Transfinity KC Chorus  Group Performance  Chorus
 8:00-8:15  KC Sunshine  Drag Queen  Michael Jackson Impersonator
 8:30-9:00  Missie B’s  Group Performance  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 9:30-10:15  Well Strung  Band  Pop w/ Stringed Instruments
 10:40-11:25  Betty Who  Band  Dance Pop
June 4th
Monique Heart
 12:00 PM  Rozz Smith  Solo Instrument  National Anthem
 12:01-12:45  DJ  DJ  DJ
 12:45-1:15  Project Pride  Group Performance  Theatrical
 1:30-2:30  Lovergurl  Band  Pop
 2:45-3:00  Sidekicks  Group Performance  Theatrical / Drag / Dance
 3:30-4:30  Mad Libby  Band  Rock
 5:00-5:45  David Hernandez  Solo Singer  Pop
 6:00-6:45  Frenchie Davis  Solo Singer  Pop
 6:50  Thank You / Close  Speakers  Event Staff


Ongoing Activities:

The Commerce Bank Kid’s Zone: Saturday and Sunday from Noon to 6:00pm (Included with festival ticket)
All ages are welcome. Includes the Ironman obstacle course, Tinker Bell moonwalk, Dual Slide and Triple Lane Fun Run! The zone also features a face painter, balloon artist, and circus performers.

LGBTQIA Youth Hang Out: Friday 6-10:30p, Saturday 12-10:30p, Sunday 12-5p (Included with festival ticket)
Games, prizes, music, photo booth and goodie bags!

Ferris Wheel: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Must be 48″ tall or accompanied by an adult. $3 per rider. Purchase tickets at the wheel.

Food Fair: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Food trucks and other local cuisine

Market Place: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Vendor and Sponsor Booths

Body Shop: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Workshops and Free Health Checkups

Animal Adoption Booths: Saturday and Sunday from Noon to 6:00pm
Dogs, cats, and birds will be available for adoption

KC Gay Volleyball: Sunday (Starting at 1:00pm)
Players will be participating in exhibition games on multiple courts set up on the grass on the west side of the grounds.
Anyone can join! Just ask a player.

Sand Volleyball Tournament: Saturday (10:30am to 5:30pm)
Sand Volleyball at its funnest! Come take part in the first ever partnership between Bistro Brigade and the Kansas City PrideFest. Proceeds benefit AIDS Walk KC. All genders, orientations, and ages 18+ are encouraged to sign up. Festival ticket included.
Register Here: https://goo.gl/o1T435 (Watchers are welcomed!)

Renaissance Festival Characters: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Characters will be roaming the festival all weekend!

A special thank you to the Sponsors of Kansas City PrideFest 2017

The following companies are helping to support our festival.