First Annual TriPride Parade & Festival
THE PARADE: starts at noon just past the Century Link parking lot, in front of the new Kings Common Park which has the huge Johnson City sign, and will run down Commerce Street. It will end at Boone and Commerce street, just past the Commerce Street entrance to Founder’s Park (a little way down from Wild Wings). The parade is accessible to persons in wheelchairs and families with strollers.
THE FESTIVAL: starts at 1 pm in Founders Park and ends at 6 pm. The festival will feature live musical acts, a live arts competition, beer from local breweries, alcohol, food trucks, vendors, and kids activities. Entertainment includes performances by Amythyst Kiah, Annabelle’s Curse, and BIG Son.