Our esteemed Board of Directors bring together years of knowledge and experience with the common goal of producing a world-class pride celebration, and bringing awareness to the diverse LGBTQ+ community.
Founded in 1989, the main feature of Roanoke Pride- it's annual Pride in the Park Festival- is celebrating it's 26th Year.
Additional events throughout the year include recreational activities, such as hiking, walks, outdoor ventures, and bowling.
Roanoke Pride also holds an annual dinner event called The Starlight Gala generally held on the Rooftop of Center in the Square.
In recent years, Roanoke Pride has had unprecedented growth with the founding of the DESTINY Program and the PRISM Foundation.
To promote acceptance, visibility, and a sense of community in the Southwestern Virginia Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community by organizing educational and social events and providing opportunities for outreach.