As one of the largest annual events in Orlando, we welcome the media to share news and stories regarding Come Out With Pride. Now in its 14th year, we will be continuing our mission of helping to unite and give back to the LGBTQ+ community. With an enormous crowd throughout Saturday’s parade and festival, we are here to support reporters, photographers, and bloggers with resources they may need to showcase Come Out With Pride to their audiences.
For media-related inquiries, please use our contact form. For immediate needs, please contact:
Jose Dieppa, Director of Communications
For security reasons and ease of access we strongly encourage all working media to register for media credentials if they plan to attend any of our events. Additionally, any media who wish to photograph/broadcast from our designated areas and/or have access to Come Out With Pride officials/talent will need to register for media credentials — no exceptions.
Apply for media credentials
If you need access to Come Out With Pride logos and other resources, please visit our downloads page. These resources are reserved solely for media, sponsors, Orlando LGBTQ+ community organizations and other approved individuals/groups. If you wish to request permission to use our logos please contact email@example.com.The Come Out With Pride Orlando mark incorporates elements of the Orlando skyline and the Lake Eola fountain — the symbol of Orlando as well as the center of our festival area. The mark symbolizes our commitment to the LGBTQ+ community and our allies and should always be used appropriately — never squished, recolored or rotated. The logo is trademarked and should always appear with the (TM) symbol in the lower right corner.
Come Out With Pride Facts
- Come Out With Pride is a 501c3 non-profit organization run entirely by a volunteer board and production team.
- 160,000+ attendees in 2017, making Come Out With Pride one of the largest pride events in Florida.
- Come Out With Pride had an approximate 18+ million dollar economic impact to the City of Orlando in 2017.
- National annual value of LGBT market is estimated to be worth over $835+ billion.
- The LGBTQ+ travel market is listed to be worth $181+ billion.
- LGBT households make 10% more shopping trips than non-LGBTQ+ households.
- Florida is the 4th largest gay-populated U.S. state with a population of approximately 516,000.
- 4.1% of the population in the Orlando-Sanford-Kissimmee area identify as LGBTQ+.