PACE is a nonpartisan organization that works to advance equality in Northwest Louisiana so that the ￼Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community can lead open, honest, responsible, and safe ￼lives at home and in the workplace.
Celebrate Pride early this Spring. The annual PACE Pride in the Park will be April 28th at Betty Virginia from 11 am - 4 pm. Free admission. Music by the Hollow Decks and That Girl DJ. Food trucks including Happy Belly’s, Ono’s Traditional Hawaiian Cuisine, Music to Your Mouth, and Dat’s Nachos. Kiddy Corner with the bounce house. Various vendors with information to share and products to sell.
If interested in becoming a vendor, email Nicole McFarland at firstname.lastname@example.org. Space still available. Know or have an LGBT-friendly business? Become a vendor at the city’s one and only Pride in the Park.
PACE recently met with the owner of The Vintage Wine Bar to further discuss the events that occurred on February 2, 2018. After reviewing video footage from the incident and speaking with staff members at length who were present that evening, the owner admitted his employees handled the situation inappropriately. READ MORE
St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. Join PACE at St. Fatty’s Day block party Saturday, March 17th from 7 pm - 12 am under the bridge at 450 Clyde Fant Pkwy. We will have a table set up with koozies for sale and info about PACE. Fun, food, and drinks along with music by Kyle Craft, Ouro Boar, and Them Notorious Cadillacs. Don’t forget to wear green!!! For more info or if you want to volunteer.
On March 24, the kids and families of March For Our Lives will take to the streets of Washington DC to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and that we end gun violence and mass shootings in our schools today.
Louisiana will march with them here in Shreveport. On March 24, the collective voices of the March For Our Lives movement will be heard.
Hosts: NWLA High School Student's Mom's Demand Action SBC, Women's Democratic Club NWLA, SB Indivisible, Women's March Organizers SB
NOTE: We are in the process of obtaining the proper permits and location is subject to change.
PACE hosts a membership meeting once a quarter as a venue for members to come together and share ideas and solutions. Join other members for an educational, networking meeting and find out the latest equality happenings and trends from around the city, state, and nation. For additional information
Contact: Steven Galbraith, President Email: email@example.com Phone: 318-820-2136
Get ready for the third annual PACE Pride in the Park. This family-friendly event will have food trucks on hand, various booths to visit, vendors, and much more! Food trucks include Ono’s Traditional Hawaiian Cuisine, Happy Belly’s Italian Ice Factory, Dat’s Nacho Truck, and Music to Your Mouth Food Truck. Beer and wine for sale by the Korner Lounge. PACE koozies also for sale!!!
Equality Texarkana is thrilled to announce their partnership with GLAAD to offer a unique training opportunity on how to address mainstream media and increase public engagement relating to LGBT+ issues.