Hoechella is hosted by members of various marginalized communities (women, POC & LGBTQ+), and serves to create an inclusive environment for these groups. Performers in this festival are all members of these marginalized groups, and the festival aims to create an intersectionally inclusive environment for the very same groups. The local incidences of discrimination and violence towards members of these
groups calls for a community effort to increase dialogue about these issues, which decreasing the occurrences of such negative events. Hosting the SlutWalk and drag show will help bring awareness to the event, which will help encourage dialogue as well.