Spaceworks’ Participants Celebrate Tacoma Pride 2017

6 Jul

Tacoma Pride Festival honors the LGBTQA community by fostering pride in each person as valuable, creative members of a diverse population in the South Puget Sound region. This family friendly event begins with flag raising at Pantages Theatre, Friday July 7th and lasts through Saturday, July 15th, 2017. The Tacoma Pride event will be held downtown Tacoma on Pacific Avenue near Fireman’s Park July 8th, 12-5pm.

Join Spaceworks artists and entrepreneur participants in celebrating Tacoma Pride this July with this list of events.

Spaceworks Interactive Pride Art Project

Featured Artist: Saiyare Refaei

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Spaceworks partnered with Tacoma Rainbow Center and Artscapes 2017 artist Saiyare Refaei to create a fun, visual art project for the whole community to participate. Find the Spaceworks booth to color in or outside the lines!

Want to help us manage the art at the event? Sign up to volunteer!

July 8, 12 PM – 5 PM
Tacoma Pride Festival
S 9th & Pacific Avenue,
Tacoma, Washington 98402

Destiny City Queer-Fem Con

Destiny City Comics

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Since opening in 2014 Destiny City Comics has been providing an excellent selection of comics celebrating all kinds of heroes and characters from traditional supers to rare editions created by local artists and writers, like Mama Tits Saves the World, by the Northwest Press.

At this 3rd annual event they’ll be featuring artists, publishers and cosplay enthusiasts. The visitors can also participate in a special raffle with Prizes include items donated by Espionage Cosmetics and the RedHot Tacoma.

Stretch your supersuit on and pop over to the Con: Event details on Facebook

July 8th,  2 PM – 6 PM
Destiny City Comics
218 St Helens Ave,
Tacoma, Washington 98402

Cosplay Consults and Sewing Advice

Productivity Parlour for Artful Living

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So much to do and nothing to wear? While you’re at Destiny City Comics’ Queer-Fem Con make sure to check out the booth of this Creative Enterprise participant.

Like the workshop of Edna Mode, the Productivity Parlour for Artful Living helps your inner hero shine with expert advice on costuming your passion. Work on projects in a group environment or one-on-one sessions with experienced seamstresses or take one of their many classes.

Event details on Facebook

July 8th,  2 PM – 6 PM
Destiny City Comics
218 St Helens Ave,
Tacoma, Washington 98402

Mama Tits Signing at Tacoma Pride Block Party

Destiny City Comics

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Join the official block party following Tacoma Pride and join Destiny City Comics again to meet the star of the comics Mama Tits Saves the World, Mama Tits herself. Read the adventures of Seattle’s most notorious drag queen facing down prejudicial Pride parade protesters and the pestiferous Polyestra.

She’ll be signing during the Tacoma Pride Block Party at The Mix at 9pm. Ticket to the event is required, see their website for tickets and details. Comic is available for $5 at Destiny City Comics or at the block party.

July 8, 9 PM
Destiny City Comics Booth at the Block Party
635 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402

Order Today: Limited Edition Tacoma Pride T-Shirt!

The T-Shirt Men

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These vibrant limited edition Tacoma Pride Day shirt are made by the T-Shirt Men and available for pre-order !

Order now and pick up July 7th!

http://www.thetshirtmen.com/shop/tsm-tacoma-pride-day

TSM will NOT be printing these after July 7th, 2017!

 

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