June 25, 2023
SAGA, a program of The Welcome Project PA, is proud to host the third annual
Bucks-Mont PRIDE Festival at the beautiful Abington Art Center!
SAGA is Montgomery County's LGBT+ community center, providing support, education, advocacy, and resources since 2017.
Enjoy live music, food, community resources, family-friendly activities, and more at this free, indoor/outdoor event!
Performers & Entertainment:
Meet your MC: Tan Hoang
Tan Hoang is a stand up comedian, actress and performer originally from Vietnam, and currently based in Philadelphia.
Hoang was a regular performer at Good Good Comedy in Philadelphia, where she showcased for 2019’s Comedy Central’s "Up Next". She’s performed in the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Bechdel Test Festival, Five Dollar Comedy Week, Blue Heaven Comedy Festival, Cannonball Festival and was featured in 2022’s The Very Big Very Asian Comedy Festival. She's opened for such acts as Jon Daly, Whitmer Thomas and ALOK.
She can be seen performing all over Philadelphia, and currently hosts the popular monthly showcase Tattooed Momedy the last Tuesday of every month at Tattooed Mom's on South St.
Our sole focus is to encourage and inspire young people and adults so they may find a safe haven through drumming, while simultaneously spreading a positive community message, showing leadership, and raising awareness to decrease gun violence in Philadelphia.
Tangle Movement Arts
Tangle Movement Arts is a eight-woman circus arts company with an interdisciplinary focus. Tangle's contemporary circus mixes trapeze and acrobatics with music, drama, and spoken word. Tangle’s work reflects individuals of diverse identities, with an emphasis on queer and female experience. Tangle is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and has been a Philly FringeArts Festival favorite since its inception in 2011.
As an entertainer, songwriter, and vocal coach, Jakeya has over 25 years of successful music experience. Jakeya has blown audiences away time after time with her pristine voice and dynamic stage presence. As a Philadelphia native, Jakeya was always surrounded by music.
Today, as an Alternative Soul Indie artist, Jakeya is pushing boundaries and enjoys the freedom in music and performance. She has the ability to connect to any audience, as she presents love, acceptance, and a musical freedom that is limitless. Jakeya has graced audiences from around the world including the United States, several places in Europe; including Italy, Spain, Germany, and Switzerland, just to name a few, and even parts of the carribean. Jakeya has worked with the likes of Dorinda Clark-Cole, Patti Labelle, Idris Elba, Kim Burrell, Aloe Blacc and Jazmine Sullivan. Jakeya has released her first Ep Project titled “Disco Ball”, which is available on all social streaming sites and networks.
Jakeya’s music is a celebration of life, and she wants to encourage others to be just the way they are - Perfect, Whole, and Complete!
She quotes: “I hope to empower individuals to know and understand that they are limitless to do, to be, and to achieve anything they want in life.” -Jakeya
Deleqúa is a singer, actress, & philanthropist born in Maryland. The many forms of the arts have always been the love and passion of hers. Music being number 1 she has released 2 albums & 6 singles. She has also played many roles in various stage plays throughout her career. The forefront message of Deleqúa has & always will be to lead with LOVE.
Fanci DisMount Stratton & Friends
Fanci is a former Miss Chester County Pride among her other titles and honors. She has been entertaining in the Montgomery County and surrounding areas for well over a decade. She hosts numerous monthly shows in Pottstown, King of Prussia, and her longest running show The Ladies of Lansdale which has been around for almost a decade itself. She is a seasoned entertainer and event host that brings her unique brand of comedy along with a poignant and powerful message of PRIDE and our history. Fanci is a renaissance woman and all around Entertaintress who will be bringing her gals to PRIDE to entertain and dazzle us all!
Kali Coutour – Is the reigning Miss Gay Pennsylvania America. She is former teacher and now full time entertainer that hails from Lansdale Pennsylvania where she lives with her soon to be husband James. She is a former Miss Gay Philadelphia America, and Miss Lansdale. She can be seen regularly at the Ladies Of Lansdale and various other shows throughout the tristate area. Kali is a spitfire of an entertainer known for her energy and love of cosplay.
Andrea Lamour – Your current Miss Jersey Gay Pride and the holder of too many pageant titles to list is a legend in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas. She has paved the way for the LGBTQ+ community as not only a powerful performer but as a dedicated associate minister at Whosoever Metropolitan Community Church of Philadelphia. As not only a black trans woman, but a United States Army Veteran, and advocate for HIV/AIDS awareness and research she brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the community.
Regina Reign – Is the reigning Jr. Miss Lansdale and a soon to be high school graduate who will be off to college in the fall to study fashion in Paris France. She is an accomplished dancer and has been entertaining the masses as a drag performer since she was a young teenager. She is a unique and dynamic performer with a bright future ahead of her!
Menagerie Foods is mobile catering and food truck service located in Montgomery County, PA. Servicing Montco and all the surrounding areas. Traveling around the area, you can find the Menagerie Food trailer at farmers markets, arts festivals, concerts and other events in the area. Check our calendar and social media to stay up-to-date with where the trailer will be next!
Our vegetarian food is a bridge, our vegan food is an oasis. For better health, environment, and being.
Since 2020, Glitteratti Bakery has been baking gourmet cakes, cookies, brownies or anything else your sweet tooth desires. Every item we make includes edible glitter to make you sparkle inside and out. Each item is carefully made from scratch with only the finest, all-natural ingredients, just like you'd use at home.
Absolutely Fresh LLC
Welcome to Absolutely Fresh LLC where bringing you fresh and local food is our top priority. We bring a unique twist to classic southern favorites and innovative new flavors. Every order is served with kindness and hospitality. Opened in 2020, this Mother-Daughter Duo is committed to bringing only the absolute best to everyone! From Cinnamon Spiced Peach sweet tea to our signature barbecue every order is created with care and served with a smile.
Because Fresh is best....ABSOLUTELY Fresh!