June 5-9, 2013
Come show your pride in our tropical paradise
, and you'll find yourself in the midst of a celebration unlike any other. From our opening party to our closing parade, you'll discover quickly that the best place to show your pride is on an island whose official motto is "One Human Family."
Our welcoming island invites you to join us at Key West Pride! Sunset sails, sandy beaches, films, comedy, pool parties, late
night dance parties, and a community focused parade are just some of the
special events that create the fun of Key West Pride.
Key West Pride is set on a tropical island
that is legendary for its laid back style and its open and accepting atmosphere. Whether you’re looking to party with friends, travel with family, or to get lost in the magic of our tropical island, rediscover Key West and discover how one island’s One Human Family philosophy has created one of the most integrated and unique communities in the world!
Events for the week include the family friendly street fair on the legendary Duval Street, while late night clothing-optional parties
will keep Key West’s steamy reputation alive and well.
A must see of Key West Pride are the annual Pride Pageants. These very adult competitions often leave little to the imagination as contestants heat-up the runway in an effort to earn the Pride titles: Miss Pride (men dressed as women), Mr Pride (men barely dressed), Ms Pride (don’t tell the lesbians it’s a pageant).
All of this fun culminates as the community joins together on Duval Street for the lively Key West Pride Parade which features a
cross-section of the Key West community and a 100 foot section of the famous “Sea to Sea Rainbow Flag.” Visit the island that was the first to market itself as a gay destination. Show us your Key West Pride. We are showing you ours!
For more information about Key West Pride, visit www.keywestpride.org or www.gaykeywestfl.com, or call 800-535-7797. The Gay Key West Visitor Center is located at 513 Truman Avenue in Key West.
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