The Parade

The annual San Diego Pride Parade is the largest single-day civic event in the region and is among the largest Prides in the United States, attracting over 200,000 people.

Cheer on colorful floats & parade participants as we celebrate and honor the LGBTQ community at the San Diego Pride Parade in Hillcrest.


When & Where

Theme: Persist with Pride
Date: July 14, 2018
Time: 11:00 am
Locations: The parade begins at the Hillcrest Pride Flag at University Ave. and Normal St., proceeds west on University Ave., turns south on 6th Ave., turns left onto Balboa Dr. and ends at Quince Dr.
Route Length: 1.5 miles
Cost: This is a free, community event.

Thank you to our 2018 Pride Parade Presenting Sponsor, Blue Shield of California.

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Parade Contingents

Registration for the San Diego Pride Parade is now closed. For questions, please contact our Programs Manager, Bob Leyh, at [email protected]

Registration closed on May 31, 2018.

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