Burlesque in Paradise Featurette Long Beach Pride May 22nd 2011

Paradise is proud to present the theme of "Burlesque" during Long Beach Pride, 2011. We kick off the weekend before with a Pre-Pride party with Leather Night, Bearlesque, and Gurlesque Drag Show. Pride Week begins ending with a weekend celebration along the Broadway Corridor. Find us at http://paradisepianobar.com

2011 Long Beach Pride Parade
Sunday, May 22, 2011 - Step-off at 10:30 a.m.

Kickoff at Parade Central
Early arrivers who show their pride could receive FREE ADMISSION to the 2011 Long Beach Pride Festival, exclusive Long Beach Pride merchandise and more! The parade hot spot kicks off an hour early at 9:30 a.m. located on Cherry Ave. and Ocean Blvd. at Bixby Park, the location provides plenty of shade and a community gathering spot for anyone watching the parade.

9:30 a.m.
DJ Zenway gets your body moving with music and giveaways.

9:45 a.m.
Fun with the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

10:00 a.m.
Join the pep rally with Cheer L.A. in a choreographed high-flying stunt spectacular.

10:15 a.m. until Parade arrival

DJ Zenway celebrates with interactive crowd games and more high-energy music. Meet parade commentator’ actress and comedian Carlease Burks, on street announcer Justin Rudd and community supporter Steve Eng as they guide you through all the entries one by one. Be sure to stay tuned after the parade for more giveaways and fun!

Long Beach Pride 2011 GRAND MARSHALS
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Grand Marshal
Stephanie Miller

Community Grand
Marshal - Male

Cory Allen
Community Grand
Marshal - Female

Tonya Martin

Morris Kight Political
Grand Marshal

The Trevor Project
Whitey Littlefield
Bridge Builder

Lysa Gamboa-Levy