Q: What is the minimum age?
A: All participants must be at least 21 years of age or older with valid ID.
Q: How can I get tickets?
A: You can get your tickets online by CLICKING HERE. Tickets are cheaper if you buy them in advance, and you can skip the check in line. We highly recommend you purchase your tickets in advance.
Q: Do you offer group discounts?
A: Yes, please CONTACT US for discounts for your group, we would love to have you.
Q: Can I get tickets at the door?
A: Yes you can. However, we will only have as many available as our capacity will allow. We strongly recommend you buy in advance because it will save you time at check in, and save you money too.
Q: Can I bring in my own food or drinks?
A: Unfortunately there are no outside food or drinks allowed within the Pride Rally event space. We will have a variety of great liquor, beer, wine, and beverages available for purchase from some amazing businesses that support the LGBT community, let us support them in return.
Q: How can I become a sponsor?
A: Please CONTACT US HERE and we can discuss sponsorship opportunities.
Q: How can I become a volunteer?
A: Please CONTACT US HERE and we can discuss volunteer opportunities. We need people to help with security, volunteer coordination, move in and move out logistics, promotion and advertising, and more. Anyway, you can help, we are happy to have you!
Q: Will there be booze?
A: Really? Is this even a real question? YES! We will be serving up a full bar, including a variety of great liquor beer and wine options throughout the event. The liquor, beer, wine, and beverages will be provided by local and national brands who support the LGBT community. Let us show them our support as well by enjoying their beverages while at the Pride Rally and beyond.
Q: Where do the proceeds go?
A: Proceeds from the Long Beach Pride Rally will go to the LGBTQ Center of Long Beach and other local community organizations.
Q: Are there in-and-out privileges?
A: Once you’re in, you’re in. Why would you want to leave anyway?
Q: Are you part of the Long Beach Pride organization?
A: We are our own organization and not affiliated with the Long Beach Pride organization.
Q: Do you accept credit or debit cards?
A: Simple answer, please bring cash. But if you don’t, there will be an ATM at the main entrance to the event where you can grab some cash.
Q: Where should I park?
A: There is ample parking at various parking garages throughout the downtown area. We recommend the parking garages at City Place, which is just one block from the event. CLICK HERE for the Long Beach parking guide.
Q: What kind of Security will there be?
A: Upon arrival, each person will go through a bag check and pat down to ensure no weapons are being brought into the event.