August 28th - 29th 2021
Excited to announce our special guest speaker, author and founder of the national non profit organization Free Mom Hugs, Sara Cunningham!
Our Honorary Grand Marshal this year is Miss Gay America, Pattaya Hart! Special guests include Miss, Mr Gay America, Mr & Miss Gay Missouri America Vega & KC Sunshine and Miss Gay United States at Large, Londenn Davenport Raine!
Proud to present our newly crowned court, Mr & Miss JOMO Pride Tania Carrington & Remi Storm on the Bodegas Mainstage and throughout both days of Pride with all your national regional favorites!
VENDORS SPACED APART
MAIN FESTIVAL IN OPEN AIR
REQUEST FOR VENDORS TO WEAR MASKS
FREE MASKS AVAILABLE
JOMO PRIDEFEST 2021:
Day 1 August 28th
(Joplin Avenue between 4th & 6th)
7am - 10am - Vendor Setup
10:30am - DEADLINE TO CLEAR VEHICLES
10:30am - Vendor Alley Opens
11am - Opening Ceremony - National Anthem - Speaker - Sara Cunningham
11:20am - JOMO Pride March
12pm - 1:15pm - Bodegas Mainstage Kick off Show with Miss Gay America, hosted by Autumn Holiday
1:15pm - 1:45pm - Drag Musical with Anne Howe
1:45pm - 2:15pm - Drag Storytime with Suzan Bee Anthony - Kakes
2:15pm - 2:45pm - Magic & Comedy Pride Show with Joe Johnson
2:45pm - 3pm - Announcements
3pm - 4:15pm - Bodegas Mainstage Drag Show hosted by Autumn Holiday
4:15pm- 4:45pm - Midwest Regional Ballet @ Mainstage
4:45pm - 5:15pm - Dream Theatre @ Mainstage
5:15pm - 6:15pm - Bodegas Mainstage Drag Show with Mr & Miss Gay America hosted by Autumn Holiday
6:15pm - 7pm - Thank Sponsors/Announcements/Raffle Drawings/Pride Costume Contest
7pm - 8:30pm - Bill & Monica's Excellent Adventure Band
(STREET CLEAR BY 10PM)
7:30pm - 9:30pm - Concert in the Park
Spiva Park - Joplin Arts District Tribute to Pride
4th & Main Street, Downtown Joplin.
9pm - 11pm - Titleholders Drag Show
Hosted by Miss JOMO Pride, Tania Carrington. Featuring Pattaya Hart, Londenn D Raine, Vega, KC Sunshine and Mr Gay America!
9pm - Live music with Jes Melones and friends @ Blackthorn
DAY 2 - August 29th
Calendar of Events
11a -1pm - Drag Brunch hosted by Miss Gay America, Pattaya Hart with special guest Miss Gay Missouri America 2020 & Mr Gay America @ Blackthorn!
12pm - 6pm - Pride In the Park (Landreth)
12pm - Vendors open
1pm - 1:30pm - Intro & Announcements
1:30pm - 2:30pm - Leah Hope Music
2:30pm - 3pm - Jes Melones Music
3pm - 4pm - Drag in the Park
4pm - 4:30pm - Pride Pet Costume Contest / Pride Costume Contest /Announcements
4:30pm - 5:30pm - Skye Pollard Music
5:30pm - 6pm - Drag in the Park
6pm - 7:30pm - Free Meet & Greet Signing event with Sara Cunningham (Author & Founder of Free Mom Hugs) (Joplin Avenue Coffee Company)
7:30pm - 10pm Finale Pride Drag Show hosted by Miss JOMO Pride 2021 Tania Carrington, featuring Mr Gay America & Mr Gay Missouri America, Miss Gay United States at Large and all your local and regional favorites! (Blackthorn)
BOOK YOUR HOTEL RESERVATION!!
HOST HOTEL INFORMATION:
Excited to announce our JOMO PrideFest Hotel Partner for 2021: TownePlace Suites by Marriott Joplin at 4026 S. Arizona! JOMO PrideFest 2021 attendees get a special rate when booked directly through our link: https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1615904448669...
Each room is designed as a suite with full kitchens and all the bells and whistles! Full breakfast each morning, workout room & business center, free wifi, and a pool to relax in after a long day of Pride festivities!