• May 13, 2023 7 a.m. – 2 p.m.

PRIDE Garage Sale Fundraiser

Pine City, MN

Begins at 7 a.m.  Get your shopping on early!

A wide variety of items will be for sale including, but not limited to, clothes, sporting equipment, electronics, toys and games, household items, furniture, books and gardening equipment.

There will also be a delicious bake sale with bars and brownies.

Check the Advertiser or the Pioneer for a full listing, map of sale locations, and sale description.

  • Saturday, June 3, 2023

East Central Minnesota Pride 

Noon to 5 p.m., Robinson Park, 200 5th Street SE, Pine City

Entertainment –

The awesome lineup for 2023 Pride:

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Roxxy Hall Band

1:30 – 2 p.m. Martina Marraccino

2 – 3 p.m. New Salty Dog Band

3 – 3:30 p.m. Martina Marraccino

3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Mark Joseph & The American Soul

4:30 – 5 p.m. Martina Marraccino

Throughout the Afternoon:

1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. — Drag Queen Story Time in “quiet” tent behind the stage

Pride Continues:

6 p.m. – Dollhaus X Pride Drag Show at Froggy’s Bar & Grill, 209 5th St. SE (across the street)

This is a tobacco-free, e-cigarette-free and alcohol-free event.

Please support the vendors.


Happy Pride Season from East Central Minnesota Pride!

2023 Dates

  • May 20: Rochester Pride Resumed: 2021 Part of MN Served: Dodge, Fillmore, Mower, Olmsted and Wabasha Counties.
  • June 3: East Central Minnesota Pride Since: 2005 Other names: Pine City Pride Part of MN Served: Pine, Isanti, Chisago, Kanabec and Mille Lacs Counties
  • June 3: Northfield Pride Since: 2021 Part of MN Served: Rice County
  • June 9-11: Marshall Pride
  • June 10: Borderland Pride Since: 2017 Other names: I-Falls Pride, International Falls-Fort Francis Pride Part of MN Served: Koochiching County Other Area Served: Rainy River District in Northwestern Ontario, Canada
  • June 10: Cook County Pride Since: 2023
  • June 10:  Golden Valley Pride  Since: 2016  Part of MN Served: Golden Valley, Plymouth and other Western Hennepin County 1st- and 2nd-Tier Suburbs.
  • June 10: Hastings Pride Since: 2021 Part of MN Served: Dakota County
  • June 10: St. Paul Pride
  • June 15-18: Fergus Pride Since: 2021 Other names: Fergus Falls Pride Part of MN Served: Otter Tail County
  • June 17: Albert Lea Pride Since: 2023 Part of MN Served: Freeborn County
  • June 17: Lakes Area Pride
  • June 17: Chaska Pride Picnic
  • June 17: Hopkins Pride
  • June 17: Red Wing Pride Since: 2023
  • June 18: Maple Grove Pride Parade
  • June 21: Detroit Lakes Area Pride Since: 2023
  • June 23: Eden Prairie Party for Pride
  • June 24-25: Twin Cities Pride  Since:  1972 as a parade, 1973 as a pride  Part of MN Served: Hennepin, Chisago, Isanti, Mille Lacs, Ramsey, Dakota, Anoka, Washington, Scott, Wright, Carver, Sherburne, Le Sueur and Sibley Counties  Other Areas Served: St. Croix and Pierce Counties (WI)
  • July 7-8: West St. Paul Pride
  • July 8: Wright-Sherburne Pride (Monticello)
  • Aug. 3-7: Stillwater Pride
  • Aug. 10-13:  Fargo-Moorhead Pride  Since:  2001  Other names:  Fargo Pride, Fargo-Moorhead Pride  Part of MN Served:  Clay County  Other Area Served:  Cass County (ND)
  • Aug. 14-20: MN People of Color Pride Since: 1999 Other names: Black Pride Part of MN Served: Entire State
  • Aug. 18: Iron Pride (Virginia)
  • Aug. 26-27: Bemidji Pride
  • Aug. 31 – Sept. 4: Duluth-Superior Pride  Since:  1986  Other names: D-S Pride  Part of MN Served: St. Louis and Carlton Counties  Other Area Served: Douglas County (WI)
  • Sept. 8-10: Brainerd Lakes Pride
  • Sept. 8-10: South Central Minnesota Pride Since: 2002 Other names: Mankato Pridefest Part of MN Served: Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties
  • Sept. 16-17: St. Cloud Pride  Since:  2010  Part of MN Served:  Benton and Stearns Counties
  • Sept. 23: Columbia Heights Pride Since: 2019 Part of MN Served: Columbia Heights and Northern Hennepin County
  • Oct. 7: Austin Pride
  • TBA: Grand Cities Pride  Since:  2017  Other names:  Grand Forks Pride  Part of MN Served:  Polk County  Other Area Served:  Grand Forks County (ND)

*Please email john2690@umn.edu to update this calendar.