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In-person Lancaster Pride returns Sunday at Clipper Magazine Stadium

Attendees at the 2019 Lancaster Pride festival. (Source:

Attendees at the 2019 Lancaster Pride festival. (Source:
Attendees at the 2019 Lancaster Pride festival. (Source:

Lancaster Pride is hosting the return of its in-person Pride Festival from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 24, at Clipper Magazine Stadium.

This year’s festival will have a record 110+ vendors, and will be featuring a diverse range of local and regional musicians and entertainers.

Comedian Suzanne Westenhoefer will be emceeing the entertainment. The lineup of performances includes:

  • Bobbi Carmitchel
  • Witch Weather
  • Screamin Daisys
  • Fierce
  • WORDZ The Poet Emcee
  • Suge
  • DJ Journey


Miss Amy Vanite will be performing a Drag Queen Story Time for kids. The event will also include two sets of drag performances at 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Entry is $5. Visit for more information and to pre-purchase tickets.

Health and safety

To protect the health and safety of our community, this year the festival will require proof of full vaccination or proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of the event for all attendees, vendors, volunteers, and performers. The organizers are working with a community health partner to provide on-site COVID testing at the festival.

(Editor's Note: This preview announcement was provided to One United Lancaster by Alex Otthofer, president of the Lancaster Pride Board of Directors.)