Springfield PrideFest

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Family Area

PrideFest Logo

Blue Cross Blue Shield of IL Family Area

Fun for the entire family!

Family Area Stage

Noon – Registration begins for the “Race for the Runway”

1:00 p.m. -WERQ

2:15 p.m. – Race for the Runway: Teen Drag Show **

4:00 p.m. – Express Your Seoul

Music by DJ J

** Race for the Runway – Individuals ages 10-17 can register at Noon. Each participant will be given a bag of “supplies” – everything they need to create an impromptu drag costume. At 2:15 p.m. the contestants will perform drag on the Family Area Stage. 

Activities in the Family Area 

Springfield Art Association Make & Take Truck

Face Painting

Pour Painting

Balloon Animals

Fairy Hair

Passport Project – get stamps from various vendors and win a prize!

Vendors in the Family Area

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Family Service Center

Forever Home Feline Ranch

Glitter Faces

Lincoln Library – Springfield’s Public Library


Potions & Popcorn

The Licorace Guy


Youth Service Bureau




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