Billings Pride 2018: September 9, 2018
On Saturday, September 8, 2018 406 Pride hosted our first annual Pride Parade and Festival in Billings. The day kicked off with brunch at Bin 119 followed by a parade down 2nd street ending at North Park where approximately 750 people gathered for a Pride festival. See our Facebook page for pictures and videos from these events. This event could not have happened without the generous support of our sponsors: B-Town Vapes, Bishops, Brighter Sky Counseling, Kinesi, The Loft, and Southeast Montana Prime Timers.
ZooMontana Volunteering: June 9, 2018
On Saturday, June 9, 2018 eight 406 Pride volunteers worked with the Botanical Society of ZooMontana to prepare several planting beds for the growing season. The Botanical Society was prepping one bed for a new crevice garden by the small kid’s playground (click to learn more about crevice gardens).
Coming OUT Week: May 14-19, 2018
406 Pride hosted a week of events to celebrate our Coming Out from May 14, 2018 – May 19, 2018. We loved meeting everyone who came out to celebrate the launch of 406 Pride, and we appreciate all of the support we received from local businesses, local artists, and all of you. See our Facebook page for pictures and videos from these events.
PINTS FOR PRIDE: May 14th @ Last Chance Pub
Last Chance Pub generously donated a dollar of every Red Lodge Ale and Last Chance Cider to 406 Pride, and Maddie Alpert performed.
PRIDE PintAid: May 15th @ Yellowstone Valley Brewing Co.
Yellowstone Valley Brewing generously donated a portion of all pints sold to 406 Pride, and Danielle Egnew performed.
LGBTQ+ Community Panel: May 16th @ Billings First UCC
406 Pride hosted a community panel with LGBTQ+ leaders and allies. The community panel was presented in partnership with CASA of Yellowstone County and Planned Parenthood. See our facebook page for full length videos of our panel.
Coming OUT Trivia Night: May 17th @ Thirsty Street Brewing
Thirsty Street generously donated a dollar from every beer and wine sold to 406 Pride, Magic City Productions MCed the evening of trivia.
Family Fun Night at The Reef: May 18th @ The Reef Water Park
The Reef generously donated five dollars from every 406 Pride admission to 406 Pride. beer and wine sold to 406 Pride, Magic City Productions MCed the evening of trivia.
Coming Out Dance Party: May 19th @ The Loft
The Loft generously opened its doors early for 406 Pride supporters and hosted a dance party for 406 Pride.
PROJECTILE COMEDY: May 3, 2018
The Loft and Projectile Comedy hosted a fundraiser for 406 Pride during Yellowstone Valley Gives on Thursday, May 4, 2018. B-Town Vapes generously donated $250 to 406 Pride. Watch Shauna from 406 Pride accept their donation: