Black Hills Pride 2018: Performer Application Open

Good Afternoon Black Hills Center for Equality and Black Hills Pride Supporters,
We are excited to announce that performer application process is now open for Black Hills Pride 2018. The Black Hills Center for Equality (BHCFE) thanks you for your interest in a performer spot at our 7th annual Black Hills Pride Festival taking place at Memorial in Rapid City, SD on Saturday, July 14th 2018. We are also accepting entertainers for our official Black Hills Pride after party Saturday, July 14th, our Black Hills Pride social on Friday, July 13th, and a Youth Pride event on Sunday July 15th. We now anticipate 2200+ attendees and their pets to shop, eat, be entertained and informed at our fun-filled annual Pride. This is our biggest event of the year bringing the LGBT community and its allies together in celebration.
If you wish to apply for a performer spot Black Hills Pride 2018, please fill out the peformer application located on webpage and return it to BHCFE no later than Friday, March 9th 2018. We will review all applications but filling out an application is not a guarantee of a performer spot. If you have any questions please email the BH Pride Entertainment Committee Chair Ingrid Lane .
Warm Regards,
Sarah R. Keppen
Vice President, Black Hills Center for Equality (BHCFE)


Sarah Keppen moved from Sioux Falls to West River South Dakota in April 2015 for a position at Regional Health. She works full-time as an Application System Analyst in the IT - Software Services department supporting clinical software applications. Sarah joined the Black Hills Center for Equality (BHCFE), Inc board of directors in October 2015. She spent her first year on the board as the Board Secretary. Sarah is currently the board Vice President She is a fierce advocate for LGBT equality. When she is not supporting the LGBT community, fighting for equality, or serving her customer's technology needs, Sarah enjoys traveling, the outdoors, hiking, camping, kayaking, music concerts, foreign foods, and spending time with family and friends. Sarah is grateful for the continued opportunity to serve the LGBT community of Western SD. You can reach her at

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