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Local artists jam with Chico LGBTQ community for pride week

Wizard Apprentice giving an interesting performance, combining music, visuals, and movement.

Danielle Kessler

August 29, 2019

Blackbird Café held a concert dedicated for Chico’s pride weekend on Saturday.It was a night of music spanning all genres and featuring local and out-of-town artists, encapsulating an environment of inclusion for people of all kinds.The evening began with the experimental Bay Area-based a...

Chico Pride festival encourages sustainability and reflects on history

A group of local teens display their LGBTQ+ pride Saturday.

August 27, 2018

Various community members united for the Stonewall Chico Pride 2018 at the downtown plaza Saturday morning to support sustainable practices. The celebration marked the 24th year the Stonewall Alliance celebrated Pride in Chico. Chico Pride is a four-day schedule that started last Thursday. The...

Chico Pride returns to celebrate LGBTQ community

Dana Daniell, a long-time attendee of Chico Pride. Photo credit: Jae Siqueiros

Cassandra Porter and Jae Siqueiros

August 24, 2016

Rainbow colors, booming music and smiling faces filled the Chico City Plaza this Saturday afternoon for the Pride Festival. The event was hosted by the Chico Stonewall Alliance, a non-profit agency committed to cultivating a safe, open and inclusive environment for all members of the LGBTQ community....

Chico shows its Pride

Chico Pride featured a drag performance in the fountain Photo credit: Elizabeth Helmer

Kyla Linville

August 22, 2016

Stonewall Alliance Center presented the 26th annual Chico Pride Festival on Saturday with the theme “Let’s Go Together." About 100 vendors from different businesses, cultures and religions crowded together at Chico City Plaza downtown. The event featured live music, performances and guest sp...

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