(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- The Morris County Pride 2021 outdoor festival will take place on Saturday, June 26th from 10:00am to 3:00pm on the grounds of the Morris Museum. Advanced tickets are sold out, but limited tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.
“We have an incredible line up of acts from Morris County and beyond,” says Marie Cottrell, steering committee member and talent lead for the event, “this is our chance to celebrate together, dance, laugh, and enjoy an amazing day celebrating and supporting the LGBTQ+ members of the Morris County community.”
Entertainers scheduled to perform include: Junior Corban Sinister, Sasha Sinister, Kristy Blaze Daniella Mendez, Julie Vuitton, and Juliza T. Alezae (Drag performers) Brynn Stanley, Matt Stevens, Gayle Donnelly, Zola Litt-reddy, Gina Petro, Lnit Duo, and Percy Henderson (Musical performers) Jaye Mcbride (Comedian) Matt Stevens (Magician)
Along with the entertainment, attendees can shop and visit with our vendors: The Snooki Shop, Baybee Clothes, Mutual Morris, Golden Gays NYC, Crazy Like a Daisy, Green Point Juicery, and Morris County Sheriff's Office & State LGBTQ Law Enforcement Liaisons. Food, snacks and drinks from Dose Coffee Co. and The Thai Elephant will also be available.
A spokesperson for The Snooki Shop says: "The Snooki Shop is super excited to be a part of Morris County Pride. Our owner, Nicole "Snooki" Lavalle has always been a huge advocate to the LGBTQ community, and we are honored to be able to bring our Snooki Shop Truck to the event!"
This year’s event wouldn’t be possible without the generous support of their sponsors including: PLATINUM: 46 West Hair Studio; Atlantic Health Systems; EDGE New Jersey; Electric Love Studios; Gilead Sciences; Glaxo Smith Kline; Law Office of Cara A. Parmigiani; GOLD: Colly Flowers; SILVER: Crum & Forster; Glenbrook Brewery; Morris County Democratic Committee; Toyota of Morristown; Toyota of Morristown; TriVersity; BRONZE: Argentino Fiore Law & Advocacy; Chatham Moms For Change; Everytown for Gun Safety/Moms Demand Action; Gyorfy & Olivio-Moore for Committee; MACTA (Madison Area Call to Action); Morris Township Democratic Committee; Team Soriano; The Democratic Committee of Morris Plains; The Snooki Shop; Tuesday Magic Marketing; NON-PROFIT: Caring Partners of Morris & Sussex; League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area; Mayo Performing Arts Center; Mendham Township Democrats; Mutual Morris, Parsippany Democratic Committee; Rockaway Township Democratic Committee; Stonewall Community Development Corp.; Trans Affirming Alliance; PERFORMANCE SPONSORS: Bourbonic; Gary's Wine & Marketplace; JBWS; Lakeland Bank.
“We weren’t sure what to expect given the events of the past year, but we are thrilled at the outpouring of support we’ve received from our sponsors, entertainers, vendors, and the whole Morris County LGBTQ+ community,” says Cara Parmigiani, founder of Morris County Pride.
“After all we’ve been through this year, we are ready to safely celebrate together—it’s going to be an epic event,” says Sean Dorsa of EDGE NJ and the MCP steering committee.
PHOTO: Brynn Stanley - photo by Justin Michael Wilcox