Organizers of South Valley Pride Day, scheduled for April 23, have announced that applications for food vendors, artisans and parade entries are open through March 31 at 4 p.m., according to the Bernalillo County government website.
Nominations for the 2023 Outstanding Citizen Award will also be accepted. This year’s event will honor outstanding residents of County Commission District 2 — the southwestern-most district in the county — for their volunteer work and contributions to improving the quality of life in Bernalillo County, the website stated.
The parade will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 23 at the Westside Community Center, 1250 Isleta SW.
This year, Bernalillo County Commissioner Steven Michael Quezada will present the annual event celebrating life in the South Valley.