Pride Parade

Theme: Pride Unites the World

Date:  July 16, 2016

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 Laurel St.

Route Length: 1.1 miles

Cost: This is a free community event.

Registration for 2016 is now closed.

Download 2016 Parade info kit here!

The annual San Diego Pride Parade is among the largest in the United States, attracting over 100,000 cheering spectators and significant media participation.

For more information regarding our parade, please contact Jesus Sanchez at  or (619) 297-7683 x101.

While participating in our parade is a great way to engage the community, please consider supporting Pride in other ways as well:

Music Festival |Senior Accessibility | Motorcycle Contingent | Festival Attractions


Spirit of Pride Award: Non-Profit Organization that best displays the spirit of Pride
-#BeTheGeneration (The Center)

Grand Marshal Award: Most entertaining and crowd pleasing entry
-Pride Marching Band!

Best Choreography: Band or Marching Contingent that performs in a coordinating manner
-Revolution Los Angeles (Marching Band)

Best Use of Theme: Most creative entry incorporating this year’s theme
-Stepping Stone

Rainbow Mile Award: Most imaginatively decorated and colorful entry
-Transforming Families

Best Float Design
-Hale Media