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Manatee Pride Festival 2018 was a huge success. Thank you to all our sponsors, vendors, entertainers, volunteers, and event staff for making this years event so special!!!

Visit our Manatee Pride Festival  Press Reports page 2018 for more details and reviews  

Feel Free to take our survey to let us know what you found best about Manatee Pride 2018 and what we can do better next time to make the event more exciting and enjoyable.

Manatee Pride Festival 2018 Survey

Welcome to Manatee Pride!


Manatee Pride 2018 Information Page

Sponsor and Vendor Information Page 2017 Manatee Pride

Community AIDS Network Proud sponsor and participant in Manatee Pride 2016
Community Aids Network Manatee Pride 2017 Event Sponsor

Manatee Pride! Celebrating LGBTQ Pride in the Bradenton and Manatee area

visit our 
Sponsor and Vendor Information Page

We would like to thank everyone who took part in the Manatee Pride Festival in 2017 and look forward to seeing your again in 2018!

For information about our 2016 supporters, please see our pages listing 

Manatee Pride is held annually in sunny Bradenton, Florida, along the beautiful Bradenton Riverwalk at the Pavilion and Event Area (See Getting here on this site).

Pavilion & Event Area
452 3rd Avenue West
Bradenton FL 34205.


Manatee Pride is a program of Prism Youth Initiative, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation in the state of Florida dedicated to supporting, affirming, encouraging, enabling, and empowering LBGTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning) youth, ages 13-23, in Manatee County, Florida. All proceeds from Manatee Pride go to benefit Prism programs. Your contribution is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable under the law.

Prism Youth Initiative, Inc. is registered with and maintains a reviewed, public profile with The Giving Partner, a charitable partnership between the Manatee, Sarasota, and Gulf Coast Community Foundations and the Patterson Foundation.

Prism Youth Initiative, Inc. is registered with the State of Florida under the Solicitation of Contributions Act. A copy of the registration and financial information may be obtained from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Consumer Services, using the FDACS’s online Gift Givers’ Guide at, or by calling toll-free, 1-800-435-7352 within the state of Florida. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. Registration Number: CH36645.