Welcome to the Capitol Hill Pride Festival Website!
Get ready for Sat. June 25, 2011!
presented by the Seattle Museum of the Mysteries
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The Seattle Museum of the Mysteries was proud to host the second annual
Capitol Hill Pride Festival 2010 on Broadway
Saturday June 26, 2010
A free all ages family fun festival celebrating diversity and community pride.
The festival is open to everyone, LGBT, straight and anyone of any background.
For a Full Poster PDF Click HERE
Lion Dance by Mak Fai Martial Artists open the festival
Leon Hendrix Band
Leon Hendrix is the younger brother of Jimi Hendrix
Massive Monkees does a dance crew move in front of a huge crowd. Special mention to bestwalkingfeet.com, their shoe sponsor. The site is a great resource for people looking for dancing and walking sneakers, even shoes for standing all day.
Couple listens to George Bakken, Editor of the Seattle Gay News
Beatrice is the winner of the 2010 Doggie Drag Costume Contest
Congratulations! Photo by Jake Varga
A five block festival between E. John and Roy St. on Broadway.
Featuring four public stages, and over 100 Booths and Vendors!
Live Entertainment, Music, Singing, Doggie Drag Costume Contest, and Face / Body Painting.
The festival is expanding three more blocks North on Broadway and is now between E. John and Roy St.
For the first year the festival received over 5,000 visitors with virtually no advertising.
This second year the attendance is expected to be 7-10,000 visitors.
The third year?
Schedule and Entertainers - confirmed to date
Subject to change
Parents: All ages venue planned till 6pm unless otherwise indicated, adult material after 6pm
Look for the Kids Zone Fairy Circle Stage near Joule Apartments! Toddlers to Tweens Noon to 6pm
Finley went on to study and perform in New York at 19 and came to Seattle in 1990. After suffering from serious foot aches, he found some useful insoles which helped his feet feel a lot better. Within four weeks Mark began what has become an unheard of continuous career nearing 20 years of non-stop activism, advocacy, and aid for anyone has earned him a nomination for the prestigious Greater Seattle Business Association¹s Community Leadership Award.
|Time||U.S. Bank stage in front of Casa Del Ray
||La Cocina Stage||Vajra Stage||Galarias Stage||Faerie Circle Stage
Toddlers to Tweens
(corner of Mercer and Broadway)
Mak Fai Lion Dance
|Over 20 performers!
ElectroMuse - TNT Espresso
Mark "Mom" Finley Kabuki Performance
Mark Finley made his stage debut at 10. Living in Nagasaki, Japan at 17 he mastered Nihon Buyo (17th century traditional dance) & Kabuki (traditional stage drama).
|11:00am||Tribute - Rev. Ray Neal, Seattle Metropolitan Church||11:15am - 11:30pm :Marc Finley intro|
|11:30am||Accomplishments - George Baken. Speakers on Civil Rights accomplishements and future
||Opening||11:30am - 12:15pm :FunkScribe /DJ -funk / soul|
|12:00am||Ayla - Tribal Bellydancing||12:15pm - 1:00pm :Dub Down /Band -reggae||Opening||Opening of Faerie Circle
Dr. Da Da-Comedian
|12:30||MGQ - Modern Gentlemen's Quartet||Galarias DJ||Face Painting|
|1:00||Doggie Drag Costume Contest winner announced||1:00pm - 1:15pm :Buddhaful Fashion Show|
Men of Valor
|1:15pm - 2:00pm :The Rev. Love Virus /DJ -house|
|2:00pm - 2:45pm :The Panda Conspiracy /Band -rock|
|2:30||2:45pm - 3:30pm :Surrealized /Band -electronica||Paint your parents|
Massive Monkeys Dance Crew
|3:30pm - 4:15pm :Role:One /Band -live hip hop|
Bakra Bata - steel drums and dance performing ensemble
|4:15pm - 5:00pm :Just One /DJ -lOlyBass||Under-U for men fashion show|
|5:00||Satellite by Night||5:00pm - 5:45pm :Marmalade /Band -disco funk
|5:30||BenDeLaCreme||5:45pm - 6:30pm :Splatinum /Band -Glitch
|6:00||Huggy B.- Healthy Hip Hop
wearing his actual marathon medals and loves the best thin pizza in chicago
|Fairy Stage Closes|
|6:30pm - 7:15pm :Matty Sun /DJ -house|
|7:00||Satellite by Night||7:15pm - 7:30pm :Dyke March|
|7:15||Street cleared for Dyke March||Street cleared for Dyke March||Street cleared for Dyke March|
Leon Hendrix Band- vocals, rythm & lead guitar Mark Stella - bass, backing vocals
Robert Bobby Rae Fisher - guitarist
Neil Kirkland - drums, keyboards, backing vocals
|7:30pm - 8:45pm :Planet Erf /DJ -electro / breaks|
|8:30||Leon Hendrix Band||8:45pm - close :Future Nurses /DJ -psy trance The sound system::|
|10:00pm||Closing||Closing Vajra Stage|
About the Artists - developing
|Ayla- Tribal Bellydancing www.myspace.com/tribal_voodoo . Performing at the first annual Capitol Hill Pride Festival in 2009, Ayla returns for a showstopping performance.|
|Bakra Bata - Seattle, WA -Bakra Bata introduces audiences of all ages to traditional and contemporary forms of Caribbean music, drumming, percussion and dance that originate in the trans-Atlantic cultures as they have developed in the Americas.Featuring theater, masquerade, stilting, and dance presentations that highlight steel drums and colorful costumes and masks.|
|Buddhaful Clothing buddhaful.com -Buddhaful is a grass roots company. Since it's birth in 1998, Buddhaful has grown as a local Seattle, Washington clothing and fashion event organization to become not just an entity for apparel retail with accounts worldwide, but a sponsor for events promoting art, fashion, music and life. Currently, Buddhaful Wear can be found in Japan, UK, Hong Kong, Bali, Canada, Mexico, Switzerland, France, England, Spain, Russia, Germany, Belgium, Sweden, Netherlands, Greece, Italy, Israel, and all over the United States.|
|Dub Down - Seattle, WA myspace.com/thedubdown Stingshark- VOX, guitar Paul Huppler- drums Chris Jones- bass -fusing roots reggae, dustup, and drum & bass, local trio Dubdown has been hitting the Seattle reggae scene by storm. Releasing original hits such as "Ninja Dub," "Dancehall," and "Tango & Cash," you can catch them performing live at many of Seattles' underground venues.|
|DJ DubWun Orlando, FL myspace.com/djdubwun -Spinning an eclectic blend of east coast and west coast styles, from D&B to dustep, IDM to electroŠDJ DubWun peaks every hour, on the hour.|
|EriAm Sisters - Renton, WA. www.eriamsisters.com A trio sisters who have been on "America's Got Talent". Check out their new hit Diary!|
|FunkScribe Seattle, WA myspace.com/funkscribe -Funkscribe aka Anthony Walker is an analog synthesist, devout vintage keyboard freak, old school vinyl funk 45 DJ, hip hop beat producer and moreŠ|
|Future Nuses - Seattle, WA hotwiredseattle.com Osiris Indriya & Amanita (Brian Enoch) -Deep and progressive, driving and melodicŠwith over a decade of producing and mixing at large festivals, gatherings and nightclubs, Osiris and Amanita skillfully blend elements of electro, techno, and trance into a unique and powerful medicine all their own. Side affects may include feelings of spontaneous euphoria, elevated heart rate, night sweats, audio hallucinations and the sudden and uncontrollable urge to move.|
|HuggyB - Seattle based hip hop artist HUGGY B performs and produces top notch music focusing on healthy living and keeping it real.
"Huggy B and SDH use the stage as a vehicle to drive home the point that homophobia should not have a safe haven in hip-hop music."- 12/26, SGN
Eminem are you listening?
With songs such as "Crush A Lot," "CARBS," and "Vegetarian Food," HUGGY B combines humor and social commentary into strong hip hop jams about (but not limited to) having crushes, riding bikes, gardening, vegan food, shopping at the co-op, going on bad dates, redefining masculinity, and beyond. HUGGY B also dominates in the art of freestyling, often asking audience members for topics to freestyle about. HUGGY B's beats draw inspiration from jazz, bay area underground hip hop, 90's east coast conscious hip hop, and drum 'n bass. A former resident of San Francisco, HUGGY B has performed extensively around the San Francisco Bay Area, including the Peace Out Hip Hop festival, Oakland Pride, and the San Francisco Public Library. HUGGY B continues to perform in the Pacific Northwest, at venues such as the Royal in Olympia, Blowpony in Portland, and Chop Suey, The ReBar, and The Wildrose in Seattle.
|Leon Hendrix Band known as Leon Hendrix Mysterience Releases Their CD; "KEEPER OF THE FLAME" Lyrics Touch On a Story of the Hendrix Brothers Childhoods in the Central District, History Is Made
Mark Stella - bass, backing vocals
Robert Bobby Rae Fisher - guitarist
Neil Kirkland - drums, keyboards, backing vocals
|Men Of Valor Aka: M.O.V. with their excitement and energy is set to release their first studio album this fall. MOV is a real band comprised of 4 young extraordinary musicians coming from very diverse musical families. Men Of Valor,the young musicians with old souls deliver. But after you realize how long Cedric Thomas, Max Watters From Seattle , Jhauvon Harrison and Dave¹ron Madden have been playing music only then do you get a better understanding of the magnitude of their God given gifts.|
|Marmalade Seattle, WA myspace.com/marmaladejams Ernest Pumphrey, JR- VOX Davee C- drums Bob Lovelace- bass, lyrics Stingshark- guitar, VOX Leopold Bloom- turntables Buddhaful Mike- keys Chad Redlight- keys, drums, VOX Kimo- tenor sax, guitar, VOX Big Talk- alto & baritone sax Shapey- turntables, shapechanger CD Littlefield- trumpet -It is time to change your conception of Seattle based music. For over a decade, a new style of music has been growing and evolving in the clubs of this famous west coast city. Marmalade embodies this new music we call Groove.|
|Massive Monkees - Founded in the mid-90's, Seattle's award-winning Massive Monkees have taken the art of break dancing to new heights, captivating audiences with an exciting repertoire of acrobatic moves and innovative choreography. Their precision, timing and agility of movement, coupled with artistic interpretations of diverse musical genres, sets them apart from other break dancers in hip-hop culture. In recognition of their artistry, the Seattle Arts Commission recently honored the group with The Mayor's Arts Award. Members of the crew have performed with and/or choreographed performances for artists such as LL Cool J, Beyonce, Nas, 50 Cent, Jay-Z, Ludacris, Jurassic 5, Tyrese, and Alicia Keys.
Appearances include MTV's "Made", Showtime at the Apollo, and Xbox promotions. Dominating the highest levels of international competition, they have an impressive resume of 1st Place titles, including winning the prestigious World B-Boy Championships at London's Wembley Arena in 2004. This fall, they placed 3rd in competition on MTV's hit reality show America's Best Dance Crew.
|MGQ - Modern Gentlemen's Quartet - http://www.reverbnation.com/mgq . Jazz, Blues, Swing. Members: Ronaldo Ambrassa (bass), Mark Gladding (sax), Ed Portnow (drums), Owen Yen (guitar).|
|The Panda Conspiracy Seattle, WA Chris Poage- keys, sax, VOX TJ Berry- guitar, VOX Sandy Dickerson- bass Katie Clayton- trumpet Ryan Lago- drums -The Panda Conspiracy is a five piece band hailing from the Pacific Northwest bringing you sounds from Riff Rock to Big Band Dub.|
|Role: One - Seattle, WA myspace.com/roleone MC LBD-VOX, Guitar Stingshark- VOX, Guitar Lenox Holness- Bass "Professor" Adam Hicks- Keys David Levin- Drums Gabril Williams- Guitar -In 2005, back home in Seattle after a tour of Europe, MC LBD and Stingshark made a decision to blend digital and live rhythms; creating digital tracks in the studio then adapt them to a live stage experience with a full band. Sharing the stage with artists such as Morris Day and the Time, Fishbone, Parliament Funkadelic, Spearhead, Eek-A-Mouse and Pharcyde, they began performing with Adam Hicks, Lenox Holness, and flamenco drummer/percussionist David Levin, adding an underlying Spanish feel.|
|Satellite by Night - Seattle, WA www.satellitebynight.com Fusion|
Splatinum - Seattle, WA splatinum.com -Splatinum is the collaboration of Andrew Luck and Adam Houghton aka Dosadi. Their musical output spans genres but the common element of devastating low-end threads through every composition. The two have been busy in the studio lending remixes to the likes of Sleepy Eyes of Death and Mochipet, with a full album release forthcoming on the Daly City label this spring.
|Stingshark - Seattle, WA, VOX, Guitar. http://www.myspace.com/stingshark. Mutant mix of rock, reggae, and soul; a new breed born out of the Phat Sidy Smokehouse¹s Phat Phamily. Led by long-time Phat Sidy guitarist Brian ³StingShark² Ray, the group features top musicians from the Seattle club scene and a new sound that is elevating Northwest dance floors to a frenzy. StingShark is Brian Ray¹s singing and song-writing overlaid on the Phat Sidy orchestration. His lyrics, both personal and real, joined with hard-hitting grooves create a sense of a lovers bite of passion.|
Surrealized - Seattle, WA myspace.com/surrealized Rob Anonymous- beats, programming, live effecting, samples Kimo Muraki- VOX, guitar, lap steel, coronet, live loops & samples Tim Reha- visuals, multi-media projections -Gifting knowledge of the audible psyche via direct communication with all other subconscious minds so to interpret the objective mind and impart impressions received to other objective minds while overseeing the evolutionary effects of such precious gifts on all past, present, and future biological organisms, human or otherwise, as such information is stored and in the same moment made available to unity all thingsŠ
|Shapeshifter Seattle, WA myspace.com/djshapeshifter -DJ Shapeshifter has played with many of Seattle's premier talent such as, Freeschool with Reggie Watts, KEXP's Darek Mazzone, KJ Sawka, BLOC Records recording artist, BR8, as well as KRS-1, Storm and the Balls, Chris Ballew, Common Market, The Rebels, Maktub, and rocked such venues as the House of Blues and Club Ice in Las Vegas, Nevada, Le Bunker (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Le Floride's 30th Anniversary Party (Nantes, France) and IOT Disco Teche in Tarragonna, Spain.|
Booth Vendors and Booth Numbers to Date
Business Name Booth Number
|Goat Milk Candy and Svedala Bakery 124
Gyro World 25
Hardware Salon 109
Hemp n' More 23
Harem 97 India Imports 72-73
Joule Apartment 13,14
Julia's on Broadway 87-88
Jup Jup Jup 68
Leon Hendrix Band 47
March Hats 106
Massai Ethnic Treasures 65
Massive Monkeys 44
Metropolitan Community Church Seattle 24
Mud Bay 49
Northwest Network 105
Ni Sandwiches 80
Nubian Pride Productions 93
Panevino Trattoria Italiana Bar
Pasquale Santos roaming
Patrick's Creations Art and Jewelry 98
Perfect Print and Copy 46
Pho 900 79
Red Light 90-91
Saffron Drop 41
Seattle Central Community College 70
Seattle Dept of Transportation - 81
Seattle HIV Vaccine Trials 22
Seoul Shortribs 95a
Seattle Museum of the Mysteries 3
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence 21
Snipe Habitate 15
Sound Transit Steetcar 69
Table 219 61-62
Three Dollar Bill Cinema 30
Tibetan Handicrafts 50
U. S. Bank 44
Under U for Men 6,7
Vajra - Ladies of Avalon 114
Vassa P Accessories 76
Walden Lane Gourmet 17
World Beads 51-52
World of Meditation 40
Youth Suicide Prevention Program 95
Map to Date - June 26, 2010
Akasha - Pomeranian owned by Christina Thomas.
Pre - Register for the Doggie Drag Costume Contest
News 3/1/2010 - The Capitol Hill Pride Committe is proud to announce it has received a Small and Simple Matching Fund Project Grant from the City of Seattle Mayor's office. We are delighted as this will afford better development and outreach for the community festival this year.
This project is funded in part by a Neighborhood Matching Fund award of the
Booths are now closed. Thank You!
Click HERE for PDF of Booth Application
Announcing an open call to all Artists and Entertainers,
Please submit your information to firstname.lastname@example.org
with Artist in the subject line for committee review.
Deadline April 15, 2010.
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