Out Boulder  

SPECIAL EDITION for Sept 8, 2015


Today in LGBTQ History - September 8, 1983: The Ninth US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco rules that federal immigration authorities cannot prevent lesbians and gay men from entering the country purely on the basis of their sexuality.

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EVENT PREVIEW: FACETS Youth Talent Showcase

OASOS and White Wave Foods are happy to bring you this year's annual FACETS Youth Talent Show! This event will feature acts from LGBTQIA+ and allied youth ages 12-25. Come support these brave performers and see the creativity and resiliance of our Queer Youth community.

Where: Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place, 
             2027 13th St. Boulder, CO 80302
When:  Wednesday, September 9th
             6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015

EVENT PREVIEW: Allies in Action History Event

Please join Out Boulder and the Museum of Boulder in a special reception for their brand new Allies in Action exhibit. Talk to local leaders Clela Rorex and Dr. Glenda Russell, enjoy light refreshments, including wine and beer provided by Twisted Pine.

We hope you can join us for this special event in the brand new, beautiful Museum of Boulder (formerly the Boulder History Museum)

Where: Museum of Boulder, 
             2205 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302
When:  Thursday September 10th
             From 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015

EVENT PREVIEW: Twisted Pine Happy Hour

Join us after the Museum of Boulder Allies in Action reception  for a happy hour with Twisted Pine! Every pint you buy means a dollar for Out Boulder, so bring a friend and share a drink to celebrate Boulder Pridefest!

Where: Twisted Pine Brewing Company
             3201 Walnut St. Suite A, Boulder, CO 80301
When:  ALL DAY Pints will go toward Out Boulder, 
             Event is from 7:30 PM - Close

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015

EVENT PREVIEW: Transamerica with Director Q&A

There are going to be a lot of fun things going on for Pride Week, but nothing will be quite like our event on Friday night. In conjunction with Terrapin Care Station and eTown, Out Boulder is proud to present a special screening of the groundbreaking dramatic comedy, Transamerica.

Not only will we be showing this critically important (and funny) film, but we will be holding a VIP meet and greet session from 5:30 - 7:00 with the Writer and Director of Transamerica, Duncan Tucker. This event will also feature a silent auction with one-of-a-kind memorabilia.

Tickets for Transamerica are $15 for GA and $50 for VIP (includes wine and beer, appetizers, access to Meet and Greet, and reserved seating). Click here to get your ticket now!

Where: eTown Hall,
             1535 Spruce St Boulder, CO
When: Friday, Sept. 11th,  VIP doors at 5:30 PM
            GA doors at 7:00 PM

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at  www.outboulder.org/pride2015
EVENT PREVIEW: LGBTQ and Ally Visibility March 

We will gather by the Boulder Bandshell in Boulder Central Park around 12 PM to march around Pearl St and other areas downtown. 

We won't be blocking off any streets, just bring a sign, your visible self, and your chanting voice! If you'd like to represent an organization, bring a banner or sign and show your support.

Where: Boulder Bandshell, corner of Canyon and Broadway
When: Saturday September 12th, 12:00 Noon 

Big Gay 5K Packet pick-up will also be happening at The Pridehouse (2132 14th St) from 12-4 PM on Saturday

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015


Get ready to dance, party, and celebrate pride at GLITTER - A Queer Dance Party for all Identities!

This is 21 and up event. IDs required. There will be a cash bar provided by Hazel's and House of Q for the evening.

There will be an interactive light and art display, an aerial artist, a custom-made, pink and gold tile dance floor, art installations, and body painting.

DJ Ryan and DJ Gant will be spinning all night!

Where: Apex Movement, 3850 Frontier Ave 
             Suite 250, Boulder, CO 80301
When: Saturday, September 12th 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015

EVENT PREVIEW: 12th Annual Boulder Pridefest

Sunday, September 13th is our 12th Annual Pride Festival at Boulder Central Park! Pride is from 10:30 AM to 6 PM and includes a Youth and Family area run by The YMCA, a Health and Wellness area with the Big Gay 5k, and dozens of booths from local vendors, artists, and businesses.

Buy a VIP ticket today for unlimited access to food and drinks from Que Bueno Mexican Grille, Twisted Pine Brewing Company, and Barefoot Wine all day! You'll also have  reserved seating for Main Stage acts, and the opportunity to meet artists and performers from our Main Stage lineup. 

There will also be 5 different food trucks from Suburban Weiner, Alpaca Bowl, Tayziac J's, I Scream Colorado, McDevitt Taco Supply and free sample booths from Naked Juice and White Wave Foods.

Our Main Stage performance schedule will include:
Andie Lyons, Bear, Jill Brzezicki, The Circus House, Dagger Dagger, Prismati, Shady Elders, and our headliner is Hey Lady, an awesome B-52's Tribute Band

The MC for Pridefest will be the one and only Madë Beautiful!

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015

EVENT PREVIEW: Eat, Drink, Be Pridefull After Party

Shine Boulder CO

Join us at Shine for one last drink to reminisce about the week's fun and start the conversation about what's coming up for the next year.

Drinks and food purchases will benefit Out Boulder.

Where: Shine Restaurant, 2027 13th St. Boulder, CO 80302
When: Sunday September 13th, 6:30 - Close

Stay up to date on the most recent Pridefest news at www.outboulder.org/pride2015

Pride  Kickoff w/ Sissy Sangha's Queer Yoga

Join Sissy Sangha and MBODI Studio in celebrating all queer bodies at Pride Yoga with Blake and Steph.  Come connect with yourself and your community in this body-positive, inclusive space during PRIDE week! 

Yoga class co-taught by queer yoga teachers Blake Stone and Steph Rizzo (aka Stevie Weaver). EVERY*BODY* is welcome!

Where: MBODI Studio, 2027 Broadway St. 
            Suite E, Boulder, CO 80302
When: TONIGHT Tuesday, September 8th 6:30 - 8:00 PM

 PRIDE WEEK: Full Schedule of Events!!!

We have so much going on this year for Pridefest, it can be tough to wrap your head around everything going on... Good news! Now you can print out this handy-dandy one page guide to Pride so you never miss a thing!
Register today for Boulder's First Big Gay 5K!

 Click here to register for the 2015 Pridefest Big Gay 5k! Your race fee goes to supporting Pridefest, Out Boulder, and BCAP (Boulder County AIDS Project). 

This unique event will start on Sunday morning at 10:30 AM on the morning of Pridefest. The race will conclude in the middle of the event! Winners will receive a pair of Newton shoes and additional prizes from our wonderful sponsors! 


THANK YOU to our Pridefest Sponsors!

Pridefest only happens every year because of our phenomenal local support from sponsors. These are all businesses who believe that our community and our pride is worth supporting.


Please take a minute to look at this list and consider how you can help support the local businesses that have helped support us so much. Each logo will lead you to their website. Thank you.


Presenting Media Sponsor:















A full list of our sponsors can be viewed here

Community Calendar           

That's not all! Check out these other upcoming events in our community, click on the links below and find out more.

Special Events:

Pridehouse Office Hours  

The following are Out Boulder the Pridehouse's regular office hours. If you need to visit us outside of these hours please contact 

info@outboulder.org for an appointment. The Pridehouse is located at 2132 14th Street. Hope to see you soon!   


 Mon - Fri: 9 am - 4 pm


Some of the events, views and opinions expressed in the eNewsletter are solely those of their authors and/or organizations, and do not necessarily reflect an endorsement by Out Boulder. We encourage you to contact the event sponsor for more information.