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A premier Queer recognition event in the Central Valley

Our 2nd Annual QueerOut Awards Gala will showcase local people and organizations for their outstanding achievements towards advancing our Queer/LGBT+ community in this place we call home. Our event will bring together over 400 people from across the Central Valley for an unforgettable evening of food, music and live performances. 

The 411 of the event

Date: Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM (Cocktail Reception); 6:30 PM (Awards Gala Begins)
Location: Tornino’s Banquet Inc (5080 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93710)
Formal attire required

$75 per person, $750 for a table of 10
Each ticket purchase includes a three course dinner with an option for a chicken, beef or vegetarian meal

Purchase a:

For tables of ten: A representative will reach out to you to confirm your guest list and all guest entrees.

We don’t want cost to be a barrier! If you’d like to attend, but the cost is a barrier, we can set up a payment plan, or see if there are sponsored tickets to attend the gala. These are on a first come, first serve basis as long as the event is not sold out. Please email info@commonspacefresno.org for arrangements.

Honoring nine amazing individuals

Queer Hero of the Year: Marsha Conant
Outstanding Queer Nonprofit Organization: Fresno Barrios Unidos
Outstanding Queer Business: La Vogue Beauty Shoppe
Queer Youth (Under 18): Tobias Stokes
Queer Youth (18-24): Kiana Medina
Contributor to Queer Life through Volunteerism: Zoyer Zyndel
Inspiration Queer Activist Leader: Robin McGehee
Ally of the Year: Jennifer Chou
Lifetime Achievement Award: Peter Robertson

Special thank you to our 2019 sponsors




Drea Long MD

Drea Long MD


Julie Nicole MD



For more information about the QueerOut Awards Gala, please contact Justin Kamimoto at justin@commonspacefresno.org.