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GCAP Pride 2023
"Under the Big Top"


GCAP Pride 2023

Saturday, June 3rd (10AM-6PM)

Point Cadet Plaza

121 Cadet St

Biloxi, MS 39530

Free Admission | Family Friendly



Pride Day is an annual event sponsored by the Gulf Coast Association of Pride to inspire, celebrate, educate, and commemorate the Mississippi Gulf Coast’s unique and diverse LGBTQIA+ communities of yesterday, today, and tomorrow.



Ring Master – GCAP 2022 Pride Queen Catastrophe Nicole Knight
11:00 Rob Dickson-Rishel, Invocation Prayer
11:00 MUSIC – DJ Dolla Bill
11:00 Welcome to Pride by Board of Directors,
Announcements of Sponsors, Volunteer Award


11:15 Speaker – Jensen Luke Matar - The TRANS Program

11:30 Vocalist Tyler Dickerson, Country Music Artist / 2015 The Voice

12:00 Drag Showcase (Courtney Cruise, Betty Essem, Pharrah Kayla Dynamics, Sonika Boom, Alexa Avery, Lexis Redd D’Ville, Regina de Laurentiis)

1:15 Music – DJ Dolla Bill / Announcement from GCAP

1:30 Guest Speaker Cari Searcy

2:00 Assumed Risk Band LLC

2:45 Feminicity Dancers / Music DJ Dolla Bill / Announcements

3:00 Assumed Risk Band LLC

4:00 2023 Pride Queen / King Crowned Show (Cont.)
(Catastrophe Nicole Knight, Adonis
Addicktion DeLorean, Jawakatema Davenport, Mercedes Alexander, Nicole Dubois, Misty Bordeaux Knight, Misty Love,
Brooklyn Alexander, New Pride Queen)


5:15 Music DJ Dolla Bill / Raffle items announced, 50/50 Raffle.

5:45 Closing Remarks by GCAP Board


Keynote Speaker: Cari Searcy

Ring Master: Catastrophe Nicole Knight

Vocalist: Tyler Dickerson

Music By (band): Assumed Risk

Drag Performers:

Catastrophe Nicole Knight (2022 GCAP Pride Queen)

Adonis Addicktion DeLorean (2022 GCAP Pride King)

Estelle Suarez (2018 GCAP Pride Queen)

Mercedes Alexander (2019 GCAP Pride Queen)

Nicole Dubois (2021 GCAP Pride Queen)

Courtney Cruise

Betty Essem

Pharrah Kayla Dynamics

Sonika Boom

Alexa Avery

Lexis Redd D'Ville

Regina de Laurentiis

Misty Bordeaux Knight

Misty Love

Brooklyn Alexander

Jawakatema Davenport

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