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Dallas Pride Guide 20175 min read

Your Complete Guide to Dallas Pride 2017

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Dallas Gay Pride 2017 is going to be lit AF .

We put together a complete Dallas Pride Calendar with the best parties to celebrate your pride with the hottest men in Dallas!


Pride Event Listings Updated September 12th 11:50am

Thursday September 14th

Score Pride Edition

  • Dallas Eagle, 5740 Maple Ave, Dallas
  • 9pm – 2am
  • $5 suggested donation (included in Purple Party pass)

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First, come SCORE with us at Dallas Eagle on Thursday, September 14, 10 pm – 2 am, with DJ Shane Stiel (Los Angeles). The Dallas Eagle is the perfect venue to launch things off, with its spacious patio, friendly staff and hot dance floor; and DJ Shane Stiel’s hybrid of self-described “badass, sweetheart, and energizer bunny” beats will get you revved up for a fantastic weekend of events.


Friday September 15th


  • Lizard Lounge 2424 Swiss Ave, Dallas
  • 9pm – 4am
  • $30 (included in Purple Party pass)
  • Official NYC Pride Event

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PRISM is Friday, September 15, 9 pm – 4 am, at Dallas’s famous downtown club Lizard Lounge, known as a favorite among locals and Purple attendees as a fantastic dance space with its intimate interior, sound system and patio. DJ Deanne (Miami) will get you in the right mood with her special combo of big beats, strong synths, and dramatic arrangements before Isaac Escalante (Mexico) wows you with his talented mixes of house, tribal, and electro-house.


Saturday September 16th

Miller Lite Music Festival in the Park

  • Reverchon Park, 3505 Maple Ave Dallas
  • 11am – 7pm
  • $10
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Dallas Pride is now a 2-day celebration.

Dallas Pride 2017 includes the Miller Lite Music Festival in the Park presented by T-Mobile on Saturday, Sept. 16 and followed by the Lakewood Brewing Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade presented by T-Mobile on Sunday, Sept. 17.

The Festival in the Park will be held in Reverchon Park from noon to 7 pm on the Saturday preceding the Parade. The Festival includes community and merchant vendor booths, pet adoptions, entertainment, kids zone, teen zone and a full day of fun! There is a $10 general admission ticket required per person to enter the Festival. You can purchase them at the gate with cash only or in advance online with credit card. Group discounts are available. Festival admission includes the concert series from local bands and our headliner.

No outside food or drink are allowed in the park. Children 13 and under are free with accompanied by an adult.


  • SISU Uptown 2508 Maple Ave, Dallas
  • 2pm – 10pm
  • $40 Door / Discounted Adv Purchase Avail / Included in Purple Pride Pass

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Dallas in September can be known for searing temperatures, so on Saturday, September 16, 2 pm – 8 pm, come cool down with us and SHINE at SISU Uptown Lounge, a favorite fixture among our attendees that features a gorgeous saltwater pool, deluxe cabanas. DJ Benson Wilder (Dallas) will keep crowds entertained with his distinctive styles of house and tribal that feature melodic riffs with rich vocals. Then, just when you thought it couldn’t get any hotter, Serving Ovahness (NYC) will take over the tables and close the party down with his brand of house, techno, and progressive music.

Party with a Purpose and Help Raise Money for Australian Animals

Messy’s Gay Pride Show

  • The Hidden Door 5025 Bowser Ave, Dallas
  • 6pm – 10pm
  • FREE

Messys Gay Pride Show

Messy’s Annual Gay Pride Show, ” Motown meets Studio 54″ A night of great mjusic from some of Dallas’s great entertainers. Raising funds for AIN Daire Center.

Sunday September 17th

Lakewood Brewing Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade

  • Cedar Springs Road – Cedar Springs Rd & Throckmorton St, Dallas
  • 2pm – 4pm
  • FREE

Dallas Pride parade

The parade will be on Cedar Springs Road starting at Wycliff Ave., proceeding South to Turtle Creek Blvd. and ending in Lee Park (Turtle Creek Blvd. at Cedar Springs Rd.). A detailed parade route map will be posted online. There will be announcers along the parade route. The parade is always FREE to attend and watch. The parade kicks off at 2 pm. For viewing location, the less congested areas will be near Cedar Springs Road and Turtle Creek Blvd. The Parade will feature local dignitaries, floats, marching groups and music.



  • The Patio @ Station 4 (S4) – Rear Entrance 3911 Cedar Springs Rd, Dallas
  • 4pm – 10pm
  • $30 Door / Discounted Adv Purchase Avail / Included in Purple Pride Pass

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Immediately following the Dallas Pride Parade on Sunday, September 17, 4 pm – 10 pm, we’re wrapping up the weekend with our signature SPECTRUM tea dance, held on the massive patio of Station 4 (S4). DJ Philip Webb (Dallas) will continue the celebratory vibe with his infectious happy beats before Morabito (NYC) fills the outdoor patio with the sounds of her impeccable taste and rare ability to create a seamless experience on the dancefloor. In order to avoid the parade crowds, our special entry will be in the rear of S4 and attendees can dance out with the DJs on the patio or cool off in the comfort of S4’s dancefloor. S4 is conveniently located in the heart of The Strip and has an expansive multilevel patio with more than ample seating for visiting with friends and plenty of space for dancing as the sun sets on your Purple Does Dallas Pride weekend.

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Brüt Dallas Pride Closing Party

  • Marty’s Live 4206 Maple Ave, Dallas
  • 9pm
  • $15 and up

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Slip into a harness and get ready for the Dallas Pride closing party with Brüt. DJ’s Dan Darlington and Peter Napoli.

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