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Seattle Out and Proud, W Seattle, & Eric Davis Present:

"Spring Thaw"

When: March 19, 2008 at 7:00pm
Where: W Seattle (1112 4th Ave. Seattle 98101)

Seattle's hottest fashion meltdown featuring the following:

Fashion: Ian, La Rousse, Atsui, TBD
Charity: Pride Project of Washington
Music: Colby B.
Hair: Will Francalagia of Nucleus Salon & Team
Make Up: Laura Mercier
Photography: Kevin Fry Photography
Produced By: Eric Davis

2nd Annual Official Seattle Pride Cruise

Aboard the "Spirit of Seattle"

On Saturday, June 28, 2008 CruiseyT's second Seattle's Official Pride Cruise will sail in Seattle's beautiful Puget Sound!

Saturday, June 28, 2008
5:30-9:30pm (Boarding at 5:00pm)
Spirit of Seattle from Argosy Cruises, Pier 55, 1201 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA
(click here for a map)
Zach Shore "YVR"
Joan-E, Rosetta, & Nina

More Information: To purchase tickets or for other important information, click here

2008 Sponsorship Opportunities
The ultimate target market! 

The total buying power of the U.S. gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) adult population totaling over 8.8 million people was $641 billion in 2006. The Seattle Times (Thursday, November 16, 2006) reported that 12.9% of all Seattle residents are gay or bisexual, second only to San Francisco.

For more information about pride sponsorship opportunities, please contact Cindy Baccetti! email or 425.221.3374.

2008 Grand Marshal Nominations

Submit Your Suggestions
The deadline for submission is April 1st 2008

Grand Marshal positions are among the highest honor bestowed by Seattle’s LGBT community. Nominees are selected based on their commitment and contributions to the community.

There are four Grand Marshal Positions available –one male and one female; an Honorary Grand Marshal; and an Honorary Grand Marshal - Organization.

The Male Grand Marshal title is awarded to a self-identified gay, bisexual or transgender man and the Female Grand Marshal title is awarded to a self-identified lesbian, bisexual or transgender woman. Both must be residents of King or surrounding counties. The position of Honorary Grand Marshal is awarded to a self-identified heterosexual, non-transgender man or woman who has shown outstanding dedication to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender causes or to the LGBT community. There is no residency restriction. The Honorary Grand Marshal - Organization may be any organization that has significantly contributed to the positive image or outlook of and has supported the Seattle gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.

To nominate an individual or organization, please email us and tell us in 300 words or less, why this nominee should be chosen as a 2008 Seattle Pride Parade Grand Marshal. Include the nominee’s activities and accomplishments.

Ever Thought About Getting Involved?
Seattle Out and Proud is actively seeking board members and Parade Coordinator

We are growing fast and we need your expertise, skills and experience. Do you think you have what it takes? Perhaps you want to help make a difference, or just be a part of a great organization that puts on THE biggest pride parade in the Northwest. We are looking for ambitious members of our community who are willing to commit themselves while we grow and set Seattle as a world class Pride Parade. We especially encourage women, people of color, and transgender people to get involved. Candidates must be willing to commit to a two year term and a give a minimum of five to ten hours per week through Pride. Must have the ability to attend regular board meetings and other Pride events. For more info and suggested qualifications, please email us!

Wish List
Things Seattle Out and Proud Needs

As every non-profit organization knows there are needs, sometimes big and often times small things that help make the organization run smoothly. If you could take a moment and look over our "Wish List", perhaps you have a surplus or would be willing to donate the items. For questions or comments, please email us!

  • Office Computer with Software
  • Computer Monitor
  • Laser Jet Printer
  • Return Address Stamp
  • Postage Stamps
  • Printer Cartridges
  • Fax Machine
Together We Can Make It Happen!
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We want to know if you have a pride event happening.
Or any other event that would benefit the GLBT community. Please email your event information, website link, etc. to info@seattlepride.org

Saturday, March 1

Dial It Up In March With Girl4Girl
Seattle Showbox Sodo

SILVER & GOLD THEME PARTY continuing our 10 year anniversary in 2008! Guest DJ Tag Team playing the best mashups of hip hop, old school and top 40.
Event information can be found at the official website.

Saturday, March 1
Black Tie Bingo
Website: Event information can be found at Life Long AIDS alliance website.

Saturday, March 1
7 SINS by James Judd
7 SINS is NOT poignant! It‘s NOT inspirational! It’s just 75 minutes of FUNNY! For more information or tickets click here.

Sunday, March 16

St. Patty's Day Electric Tea Dance
Girl4GIRL's Electric Tea Dance at Cowgirls Inc! WEAR GREEN so you don't get pinched as we celebrate St. Patrick's Day!
Website: Event information can be found at the official website.

Wednesday, March 19
Spring Thaw
When: March 19, 2008 at 7:00pm
Where: W Seattle
(1112 4th Ave. Seattle 98101)

Thursday, April 17 - 20
NW Bears Spring Thaw
Come join the Northwest Bears (and a couple hundred other bears from around the world) in beautiful Seattle Washington as we heat things up to show you a great time, Northwest Style!
Website: Event information can be found at Life Long AIDS alliance website.

Thursday, April 26

Dining Out For Life
Event information can be found at Life Long AIDS alliance website.

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