2019 Pride Parade Awards

We’re excited to announce the award recipients for 2019. Congratulations to all the winners!

Best Faith-Based Contingent

  1. University Christian Church
  2. St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral
  3. Pacific Beach United Methodist Church

Best HIV / AIDS Awareness Contingent

  1. AIDS Lifecycle
  2. Mama’s Kitchen
  3. Stepping Stone

Best Health & Wellness Contingent

  1. Blue Shield
  2. UCSD Health
  3. San Ysidro Health

Best Youth / Student Contingent

  1. San Diego LGBT Community Center
  2. Alliance of Affirming Parents & Family
  3. San Diego Community Colleges

Best Musical Contingent

  1. UCSD LGBT Resource Center
  2. Pride Youth Marching Band
  3. Astroglide

Best Non-Profit Contingent

  1. Lawyers Club of San Diego
  2. Pug Rescue
  3. Cheer San Diego

Best San Diego Small Business

  1. Rich’s Nightclub
  2. Amarin Thai
  3. Redwing Bar & Grill

Best Corporate Ally Contingent

  1. Apple
  2. Harrah’s Resort Southern California
  3. Alaska Airlines

Contingent with the Best Use of 2019 Pride Theme (Marching)

  1. San Diego City Library
  2. Sycuan Casino & Resort
  3. San Diego Trans Coalition

Contingent with the Best Use of 2019 Pride Theme (Float)

  1. Macy’s
  2. Qualcomm
  3. San Diego Youth Services

Grand Marshal Award

The La Jolla Band of Luiseno Indians – Rainbow of Truth Circle

Recipients were honored on October 10 at The Hotel del Coronado.

Awardee San Diego City Library with parade team and Nicole Murray-Ramirez


About San Diego Pride

San Diego Pride raises funds primarily through festival ticket and beverage sales, and through sponsorships, and exhibitor fees. These funds support San Diego Pride’s community philanthropy which has distributed more than $2.5 million in advancement of its mission to foster pride, equality, and respect for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities locally, nationally, and globally.