On Saturday, June 18th, 2022 there is a big event coming to downtown Nacogdoches. It's Pride Month and East Texas LGBTQ communities are coming together to celebrate.

Downtown Nacogdoches will be filled with live music and food trucks from 12 pm - 6 pm at the stage area behind the Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau located at 200 East Main Street.

The event has been put together by the Pineywoods Pride Coalition. They have been getting lots of support from the community and are excited for everyone to come out.

Live Performances And Food Trucks At Pride On The Square In Nacogdoches

Here is the full schedule of live performances on the CVB stage and a list of food trucks. There will also be a lot of vendors at the event.

Stage Performance Times

  • 12 pm       Boi-Goddess
  • 12:30 pm  Teresa Ragland
  • 1:15 pm    Nacogdoches Drag Events
  • 2:15 pm    ETX Lindy Brigade
  • 2:30 pm    Madame Le Cerceau

Food Trucks

  • Rice Queen
  • Waffles With A Twist
  • Ice Ice Baby Tacos
  • Mama Rose Italian Ice
  • K's Cookie Jar
  • Tasty Jacks
  • Melody's Macarons
  • Mi Chelada Mix
Pineywoods Pride Celebration via Facebook
Pineywoods Pride Celebration via Facebook

They will be passing out free bottled water at the event and you can help them by sending funds to help pay for it to the Pineywoods Pride Coalition Venmo account @PineywoodsPride.

The event is the same day as the Juneteeth Parade and BBQ in Festival Park in Nacogdoches. They hope that people can and will visit both events, since they will be close by.

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The Pineywoods Pride Coalition was formed in 2018. They are a community organization based in Nacogdoches and are dedicated to advancing LGBTQ+ equality in Deep East Texas. To become a member get in touch with them via their Facebook page.

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