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The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence® is a leading-edge Order of queer nuns. Since our first appearance in San Francisco on Easter Sunday, 1979, the Sisters have devoted ourselves to community service, ministry and outreach to those on the edges, and to promoting human rights, respect for diversity and spiritual enlightenment. We believe all people have a right to express their unique joy and beauty and we use humor and irreverent wit to expose the forces of bigotry, complacency and guilt that chain the human spirit.

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623 Valencia St, SF,
from 10am to 5pm.

 

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Easter in Dolores Park - Under the Big Top Download as iCal file
Sunday, March 31, 2013, 11:00am - 04:00pm

It's our birthday and we want you to come to the place where the Sisters started it all back in 1979 - Dolores Park - and help us celebrate in proper style with the ever-popular Kiddies' Easter Egg Hunt at 11am, followed later in the day with the Easter Bonnet Contest and the Hunky Jesus Contest. This year's theme is "Under the Big Top" (don't we all) so costume accordingly and be sure to bring a picnic blanket, some nosh and, of course, a little libation and then sit back and enjoy the show, which will be translated by ASL interpreters.

 

Schedule of Events
Subject to change without notice.

11:00am
Children's Easter Egg Hunt
11:45am
Welcome Kippy Marks & friends 
12:00pm
Fou Fou Ha's
12:15pm
Ash Thursday  
12:30pm
Easter Bonnet Contest
12:50pm
Beard Summit
1:05pm
Cockatelia
1:25pm
Honey Mahogany
1:35pm
Jason Brock / Hedwig
1:50pm
Bohemian Bretheren
1:55pm
Ethel Merman
2:10pm
Elevations & Grants
2:20pm
LOVE CHARISSE with Special Guest Jane Wiedlin
2:45pm
Announcement & Sparkle Ponies
2:50pm
Vows Walk & Collections
3:15pm
TrashKan Marchink Band
3:25pm
Hunky Jesus Contest
4:00pm
Jerk Church leads out

 

“Easter in Dolores Park - Under the Big Top" is supported by the SOMArts Cultural Center’s Technical Services Program, which provides subsidized rental rates for wheelchair-accessible lifts, staging, catwalks, bleachers, P.A. systems and consultation for San Francisco’s many street fairs, festivals and community events. SOMArts receives support from the San Francisco Arts Commission’s Community Arts and Education Program with funding from Grants for the Arts/The Hotel Tax Fund. The mission of SOMArts is to promote and nurture art on the community level and foster an appreciation of and respect for all cultures. To find out about SOMArts classes, events and exhibitions, please visit www.somarts.org.

 

 

Location Dolores Park
Contact Sister Connie Pinko
Free (donations gladly accepted)

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