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Motor City Pride Schedule

By |2012-05-24T09:00:00-04:00May 24th, 2012|Guides|
Saturday June 2, 2012

12:00 p.m. Family Picnic, Coordinated by Affirmations
2:00 p.m. Festival Opens
2:00 p.m. Commitment Ceremony, Pride Stage
10:00 p.m. Festival Closes

Sunday, June 3, 2012

9:30 a.m. Parade Line-up (Fort and Griswold)
11:00 a.m. Parade Step-off
12:00 p.m. Festival Opens
8:00 p.m. Festival Closes

Saturday, June 9. 2012

10:00 a.m. Women’s Golf Outing
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Pride Stage

Presented by Fifth Third Bank
Saturday June 2, 2012
1:00 p.m. Interfaith Service
2:00 p.m. Commitment Ceremony
3:00 p.m. The Motor City Pride Drag Show
4:00 p.m. Barbara Payton
5:00 p.m. Kelsey B/Julissa Veloz
6:00 p.m. Dani Rice/Josey Greenwell
7:00 p.m. Dave Aude’
Sunday, June 3, 2012
12:00 p.m. Opening Ceremony
1:00 p.m. J’Sett Dance Finals
2:00 p.m. Killer Flamingos
3:00 p.m. Nervous But Excited
4:00 p.m. Kerli/Kimberly Cole
5:00 p.m. Nini Sky
5:30 p.m. Hypercrush

Festival Stage

Presented by Motor City Casino
Saturday June 2, 2012
2:00 p.m. Belly Dancers
3:00 p.m. J’Sett Dance Competition
5:00 p.m. Duane the teenage weirdo
5:30 p.m. Mike Trombley & Gay Marvine – Disco Drama
7:00 p.m. John Collins
8:00 p.m. Miz Corona
Sunday, June 3, 2012
12:00 p.m. Country Line dance
2:00 p.m.Jojjon
3:00 p.m. Gin & Tronic
5:00 p.m. Big Freedia dance tutorial

Underground Dance Area

Presented by The Necto
Saturday June 2, 2012
2:00 p.m. DJ Nikolai
3:00 p.m. DJ Chico
4:00 p.m. DJ Maestro – No Pay!
5:00 p.m. Doug Roberts
7:00 p.m. DJ Captn
8:00 p.m. DJ Lena
9:00 p.m. DJ Jinx / Goth
Sunday, June 3, 2012
12:00 p.m. John Cruz/DJ Jace/Hardy
1:45 p.m. Rod Carillo
2:30 p.m. Yos
4:30 p.m. Kenneth Thomas

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