A premier Queer recognition event in the Central Valley

The Inaugural 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 400 people from across the Central Valley for an unforgettable evening of food, music and live performances. 

The 411of the event

Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM (Cocktail Reception); 6:00 PM (Awards Gala Begins)
Location: Radisson Hotel Downtown Fresno
Formal attire required

Our event is now SOLD OUT!

Each ticket purchase includes a three course dinner featuring the following on top of your meal option: Mini Wedge Salad starter, Honey and White Wine Poached Baby Carrots, Herb Roasted Red Potatoes and a New York Cheesecake.

For those purchasing a table, a COMMON SPACE team member will reach out to confirm your attendees entrees.

Honoring nine amazing individuals

Queer Hero of the Year: Leilani Price aka Paul Hernandez
Outstanding Queer Nonprofit Organization: The Source LGBT+ Center
Outstanding Queer Business: Color Me Chula
Queer Youth (Under 18): Alan Bejar
Queer Youth (18-24): Marcus Navarro
Contributor to Queer Life through Volunteerism: Cindy Williams
Inspiration Queer Activist Leader: Omequetzal Lopez
Ally of the Year: Cruz Gonzalez
Lifetime Achievement Award: Jeffery Robinson

Special thank you to our sponsors


Julie Nicole MD


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