Wilkes University


Wilkes Pride Fest Information & Volunteers Needed

Wilkes Gay Straight Alliance will be hosting several Pride Fest events on April 21 and 22. Come out for an awesome two days of food and fun!

A kick off pride event will be held on the Greenway from 11am - 1pm on April 21. There will be t-shirt tie-dying, a bake sale and games. Several local support groups including The Rainbow Alliance and Equality PA will have tables to provide information about their services.

A Variety Show and Rain-glow parade will be held in the Henry Student Center Ballroom at 7:30 pm on April 22. The Variety Show will host several performances including slam poetry, musical performances, and drag queen and king performances. Snacks will be provided. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased before the show or by contacting Emily Zavada atemily.zavada@wilkes.edu.

All proceeds will benefit the Rainbow Alliance.

Volunteers are needed for all events. Bake sale items, volunteers to organize games, Variety Show performers, and more. Email emily.zavada@wilkes.eduhelen.davis@wilkes.edu, or gabrielle.glinski@wilkes.edu for more information on volunteering.