Happy New Year!!!
2014 was a successful year! We had more visibility and that was reflected in the attendance. We more than doubled attendance in 2014 from previous years. We are growing!!!
The Pride committee has reconvened and starting to plan North San DIego County, Pride by the Beach 2015.
Stay tuned for updates and announcements through out the year.
We’ve got some exciting things planned for 2015!!!!!
Guest speaker: Fernando Lopez
Fernando Zweifach Lopez Jr. has been an active voice for the LGBT community while working for organizations such as Equality California, Marriage Equality USA, and San Diego LGBT Pride. Through his work with the media, guest lectures, and serving on a multitude of campaigns, boards and committees he has been a constant presence ensuring the struggles of the LGBT community are ever visible.
Only 30 days until Pride by the Beach! Celebrate 30 days of Pride by the Beach #proudtobeme. Stop by the North County LGBTQ Resource Center and take a selfie or a group picture in front of the Pride wall. Post it on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Tag Pride by the Beach and don’t forget #proudtobeme.
Candye Kane is coming to North County Pride by the Beach.
Candye is a renowned Blues singer and songwriter. She got her start in 1983. She’s been featured in numerous publications such as People, The New Yorker, The Washington Post just to name a couple. She has also been on several TV and Talk shows, as well as parts in some Made for TV movies.
She travels and tours all over the world. So she stays very busy. She has released 29 albums over the years. In June 2013 she released her newest CD, Coming out Swingin.
With her crazy work schedule Candye has faced her share of ups and downs. Candye was diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer. She fought it and through everything she is still out there touring and making music!!!
We are excited to announce Candye Kane on the Main Stage for Pride by the Beach 2014!!!!
Click Here to visit Candye Kane webpage.
Lucky Madison is Orange County’s up and coming drag showgirl! A triple threat of talent, Lucky not only brings the beauty of drag to the stage every time but delivers a full fledged stage production of song, dance and theatrics. Rather than just serving you fish, she’s the whole all you can eat sushi buffet!
Get $20 off your first ride with Uber!
Promo Code: NCPRIDE14
This year, we’re teaming up with Uber so you can drink responsibly and ride in style to and from North County’s Pride by the Beach this weekend!
To get $20 off your first Uber ride, sign up at uber.com/GO/NCPRIDE14 or download the app, and enter the promo code NCPRIDE14
Uber is an app that allows you to request a ride with the tap of a button. Drivers arrive curbside in just minutes, you can track the arrival of your ride on your iPhone, Android or Blackberry and payment is charged directly to your credit card on file.
Their new low cost option, uberX is 40% cheaper than a TAXI! Also, you no longer have to worry about IOU’s. Easily share the cost of a ride with friends using Uber’s Fare Split tool in the app.
iPhone, Android or Blackberry:
Download the app
Select your pick up location
Request a ride
Miranda Wrights is going to be on the main stage at Pride by the Beach 2014. Miranda came to be in 1998, while living on the East Coast. In 1999, Miranda was inducted in to the International Imperial Court by the founder Jose Sarria, may he Rest in Peace. Then in 2002, Miranda was elected Empress of All Connecticut. After her successful reign, she continued a very successful career touring the United States and Canada, performing. Her quick wit and and lightening fast observations keep audiences on their toes!! Over the years Miranda has gradually moved west and now calls North County home!! We are pleased and honored to have Miranda Wrights being a part of Pride by the Beach 2014!!