We love to celebrate diversity and inclusion, and one of our favorite events that does just that is FM Pride Week. Fargo Pride occurs throughout the community from August 10-13, 2023.
If you’re looking for information on the most colorful events in Fargo, you’ve come to the right place! You won’t want to miss a minute of Fargo Pride 2023, so use this guide to see where and when everything is happening.
Thursday, August 10
LGBTQ Trivia & Karaoke
Head to Rhombus Guys at 8 p.m. for some LGBTQ trivia with karaoke to follow! If either of these events does not interest you, head to the rooftop patio for a movie.
This event is for all ages until 9 p.m., and there is no cover.
Rhombus Guys Pizza | 606 Main Ave, Fargo | (701) 540-4534
Pride Vinyl Night
Join our DJs at Front Street Taproom as they spin the best beats on vinyl! Enjoy a beverage and gather in this laid-back environment that starts out chill and ends with everyone on the dance floor.
This is a 21+ event, and there is no cover.
Front Street Taproom | 614 Main Ave, Fargo | (701) 566-7226
Friday, August 11
Youth Pride Drag Show
A fun night of entertainment as the divas take the stage! This is an all-ages drag show, so bring out the whole family and enjoy the show.
Doors open at 6:30 & the show begins at 7 p.m.
$10 per ticket for all ages. Purchase at the door.
CMU Ballroom MSUM | 2525 9th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 478-9600
Pride Dance Party
The Pride Dance Party is one of the highest-energy parties you can go to in the year! Music starts at 10 p.m., with local DJs spinning tunes all night.
$10 cover at the door; this is a 21+ event.
Millennium Ballroom – Avalon Events Center | 2525 9th Ave S, Fargo
Saturday, August 12
Virtual Pride 5K
The Pride 5K Fun Run will be begin at 8:30 AM in Moorhead, MN. The course will be held at Viking Ship Park at Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. Participants will meet at Viking Ship Park at Hjemkomst Center before the race starts.
This event is an all-ages fun run/walk to celebrate the Fargo-Moorhead lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community’s commitment to promoting positive activities and healthy living.
Viking Ship Park | 202 1st Ave N, Moorhead
Pride in the Park
Come out to Pride in the Park to check out over 100 booths of vendors, merchants, business services, and more! There will be fun for the whole family, like carnival games & prizes, face painting, and treats. There will be live music throughout the day from local artists as well.
The Pride in the Park event is a one-stop shop for all things Pride swag, so make sure to check it out!
Bluestem Center for the Arts | 801 50th Ave S, Moorhead
Pride Patio Palooza
Head to Wild Terra at 2 pm for their Pride Patio Palooza!! It will be an afternoon of fun for the whole family, even the puppies!
This is an all-ages, family & pet-friendly event!
They will have cider and non-alcoholic slushees, with $1 from each slushee sale going to FM Pride!!
Wild Terra | 6 12th St N, Fargo | (701) 405-3184
Pride Block Party
Gates open at 5 pm with a “Parking Lot Party” featuring music, food trucks, a full-service bar, and your favorite Fargo Brewing Company beers!
The party really gets started at 8:30 pm with an outdoor Drag show hosted by Nina DiAngelo, featuring a special guest from RuPaul’s Drag Race and Minneapolis’ own Maxi!
And that’s not all — The party continues into the night inside The Hall at FBC after the show!
This is a 21+ event; tickets are $20 in advance or at the door and $50 VIP.
Fargo Brewing Co. | 610 University Dr. N, Fargo | (701) 478-2337
Sunday, August 13
Join us at the Fargo Theatre for an all-ages, interfaith service starting with a reception at noon and then a service to follow at 12:30 p.m.
This is a free event and is open to all ages.
Fargo Theatre | 316 Broadway N, Fargo
Last but not least, the Pride Parade wraps up the weekend. Each and every year, Fargo-Moorhead businesses join in the parade to show their support for the LGBTQ+ community.
This year’s parade will be held in Moorhead. The parade will begin on 28th Ave S near M State and will travel north on 20th Street.