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6th Annual Latino Gay Pride Festival- at the Jupiter Hotel!

Eastbank Esplanade Selected for PLGP Festival Site

The eastside of Waterfront Park will host the 6th Annual Latino Gay Pride Festival

Portland OR –  “Bigger, Better, Hotter…and Later” is the motto for this year’s PLGP celebration, La Lucha 2011: CelebrAcción, July 14th – July 17th. This year’s Latino Gay Pride Festival proves the point.  Eastbank Esplanade, the eastside of Waterfront Park, near the Hawthorne Bridge, will host PLGP’s largest festival.

A highlight of the annual celebration, the Latino Gay Pride Festival has the most attendees of all the events and has historically been held at the Jupiter Hotel.

“It’s exciting to be a part of the tremendous growth and success of the festival,” said Al Munguia, Jupiter Hotel Manger. “The Festival has outgrown our courtyard and I congratulate PLGP for their new site.”

This year’s Festival will be and all-ages event, featuring performance stage, Live Music, DJ, Artisans and Vendors, Sponsor Exhibit Area, sampling of Portland’s popular Food Cart scene, and a 21 + over Beer Garden. In addition, local, regional, and national entertainers will perform along with remarks by community leaders and elected officials.

“We are anticipating over 1000 people will be joining us at the Eastbank Esplanade,” said Jose Rivas, Festival Co-Chair. “Portlanders are in for an amazing time and everyone is invited to celebrate Latino Gay Pride!”

Portland Latino Gay Pride is a volunteer driven organization. Visit our website for updates and information on how to get involved. www.latinogaypridepdx.com


Event Details:

Latino Gay Pride Festival

Sunday, July 17, 12pm – 9pm

Eastbank Esplanade

SE Water Ave & Hawthorne Blvd

Vendors, Artisans and Entertainment inquiries:

Email laluchachair@yahoo.com


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