Ogden, UT, June 05, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Ogden’s Own Distillery, makers of Five Wives Vodka, announced they will be hosting a same- sex marriage on their float during the 2015 Pride Parade in held in Salt Lake City, UT, on June 7, 2015.
“This will be our second year in the parade,” Steve Conlin, managing partner, said. “We thought this would be a fun way to show our support for the LGBTQ community and we were lucky enough to find a couple who are equally excited.”
The couple, Katt Perry and Breann Pounds had been planning on a wedding in September, but found this opportunity irresistible.
“We were going to just have a small backyard BBQ,” Perry said. “Now we’re in a parade!”
The company will have a small float with the wedding party followed by a large group of supporters sporting “All you need is love.” t-shirts.
“The pride parade is definitely one of our favorite days in Utah each year. We believe in being open-minded, non-judgmental and having respect for people as they find their way through life,” Conlin said. “Being strongly supportive of marriage-equality is one way we can demonstrate it.”
About Ogden's Own Distillery
Ogden's Own Distillery is a micro-distillery located in Ogden, UT. It is Ogden's first licensed distillery since the 1800's. Its first product, Underground Herbal Spirit, captures the feeling of the rowdy, early days of Ogden. Underground Herbal Spirit won a prestigious "Double Gold" at the 2010 San Francisco World Spirits Competition and "Best Liqueur" at the 2012 Spirits of the America’s. Ogden’s Own also make Five Wives Vodka brands, and Porter’s Fire Cinnamon Liqueur.
Steve Conlin 801-589-1716
Katt Perry 385-626-9713
Breann Pounds 385-626-9723