Capital Pride 2014 Sponsors

Capital Pride 2014 would not be possible without support from our sponsors. We appreciate the generosity and public support of our sponsors. Thank you!



ur goal is to sponsor a variety of events that speak to the diverse interests of LGBTQ people in central and western North Dakota. We have some exciting events planned for the upcoming months – look below to find out what we’re working on.

Dakota Divas in Drag!
Our drag shows are spirited and always a good time, hosted by North Dakota’s most beloved queen, Janessa Jaye Champagne! Doors at the Ramada Inn open at 7:30 p.m. and the Dakota Divas start at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $12, but make sure to bring some extra cash for Pride merchandise at our May 17th show. Follow us on Facebook for sneak peeks! For details on our next drag show, check out our Facebook events page.
Capital Pride 2014
This year, we’re excited to bring a bigger and better Pride celebration to the Bismarck-Mandan area. This year’s events will take place Aug. 1-3, with a wide range of experiences slated to help us “Discover Community.” There are many ways to get involved,whether you want to attend, contribute as a sponsor, or be a vendor at our Pride in Custer Park. For more information on Capital Pride 2014, head over here or email

About Us


“Dakota OutRight’s mission is to serve the LGBTQ community of central and western North Dakota by increasing visibility, providing resources and information, advocating for equality, and creating safe spaces for connection, support, and celebration.”



Dakota OutRight’s vision is to be a leader of positive change for the LGBTQ communities in central and western North Dakota by:

  • Providing educational resources and outreach
  • Creating safe spaces for information, community events, and celebrations
  • Advocating for basic legal protections, (ie. employment, housing, anti-discrimination, marriage equality)
  • Creating and identifying allies in state and local government, and
  • Fostering camaraderie among LGBTQ community and allies to achieve visibility and acceptance