2017’s Best Pride Parade Floats!

This year the San Diego Pride Parade was one for the record books, with 246 contingents to be exact! Pride is most thankful to have had so many people share the parade with us. To keep the celebration and spirit going, Pride is excited to announce the 2017 Outstanding Pride Parade Floats and Marching Contingents:

Stepping Stone is recognized as the Best Float Decoration / Design for capturing the 2017 theme, Allied in Action: United for Justice.
North County LGBTQ Center is recognized as the Spirit of Pride entry for being the non-profit organization that best displays the spirit of Pride.
Rich’s is recognized with the Grand Marshall Award as the most entertaining and crowd-pleasing float.


San Diego State University is recognized for the Best Choreography of a marching contingent that performs in a musical and/or coordinated manner.
Peace Resource Center is recognized as the marching contingent with the Best Use of Theme for most creatively incorporating the 2017 Pride theme, Allied in Action: United for Justice.


Qualcomm is recognized with the Rainbow Mile Award as the most imaginatively decorated and colorful entry in the 2017 Parade.


Thank you again to all who participated in the San Diego LGBT 2017 Pride Parade!

About Chloe

Chloe Janda is San Diego Pride's Public Relations Manager and an ally to the LGBTQ+ community. She oversees the media relations and content creation for Pride's festival and parade, and some events and programs throughout the year. She is also the Public Relations & Communications Coordinator at Brown Marketing Strategies. Outside of Pride, Chloe plays Masters Water Polo, is an avid podcast listener, standup comedy fan, beach lover and social media junkie.