California Festivals


California Gay Pride Festival, Parades

CATHEDRAL CITY: Cathedral City LGBT Days March Canceled in 2020

SANTA BARBARA Pacific Festival
August 29, 2020

LONG BEACH: Long Beach Pride Festival May Postponed in 2020
Reflections of Pride
Parade Route - Ocean Blvd.; from Lindero to Alamitos Blvd.
Parade Step off Begins at 10:30 A.M.
Festival - Marina Green Park, & Rainbow Lagoon, Long Beach, California

FRESNO: Central Valley & Fresno's GLBT Pride Parade and Festival June 6, 2020
Tower District between 10am and 3pm.

SACRAMENTO: Sacramento Pride June 8-9, 2019
Sacramento Pride consists of a parade and festival on Saturday. The parade is free and starts at 11:00 am on 3rd and N
Street and ends on 10th and N Street. The festival costs $10 per person (children five and under are free) and is located on Capitol Mall between 4th and 7th streets.

WEST HOLLYWOOD: L.A. Pride June 2020 postponed
Pride Week

LAKE ELSINORE: Lake Elsinore Storm Pride Night June 8, 2019
$15, prior to the event. Pay as a friend on PayPal and include name and valid mailing address in comment section. This year we will be mailing the tickets to you before the event. Tickets are first come first serve and in order for everyone to get their tickets mailed, we will be closing sales a week prior to the event on June 1st.

SANTA ANA: Orange County Pride Festival June 22, 2019
OC Pride from Noon to 10:00 pm, OC Pride will return to the streets of Downtown Santa Ana on Fourth Street, between
Broadway and Ross.

LOS ANGELES: Valley Pride June 22, 2019
6-10 p.m.
tickets sold on
Past info: Van Nuys Civic Center, 14350 Sylvan St, Los Angeles, CA 91401 United States Free  Join Councilwoman Nury Martinez and friends as we show our LGBTQ Pride at our annual Valley Pride festival. Enjoy a family-friendly evening in Van Nuys as we send off Pride Month in style with food, music, live performances, and helpful information for youth, adults, families, and seniors of the San Fernando Valley LGBTQ community.

SAN FRANCISCO: San Francisco Pride June 29-30, 2019
The Parade kicks off at Market & Beale and ends at Market & 8th Street in downtown San Francisco

SAN LUIS OBISPO: Central Coast Pride July 12-14, 2019

SAN DIEGO San Diego Pride Festival July 12-14, 2019
Pride Parade  11:00 am
Location: The parade begins at the Hillcrest Pride Flag at University Avenue and Normal Street, proceeds west on University Avenue to 6th Avenue, turns south on 6th Avenue, ending at Balboa Drive and Upas Street.
Route Length: 1.1 miles
Cost: This is a free community event.
The annual San Diego LGBT Pride Parade is the 4th largest in the United States attracting over 300,000 cheering spectators, supportive organizations, businesses, and significant media participation.

VENTURA COUNTY - PRIDE Festival August 17, 2019 / pride.html
Pride Festival 
Promenade Park
Ventura, California 93001
Ventura County Pride is a one day festival with events happening all weekend long. Friday night is Paddy's Pre Pride Party.
Saturday's Pride Festival features a Food Truck Show,  entertainment, an enhanced adults-only experience, and many vendors.
Sunday is a Pride Brunch event.

WATSONVILLE: Pajaro Valley Pride

SAN JOSE Silicon Valley Pride August 24-25, 2019
Night Festival Cesar Chavez Park
Parade  Market Street, San Jose, CA. | Day Festival  Cesar Chavez Park

CHULA VISTA: South Bay Pride Festival September 14, 2019

Bayside Park at Chula Vista Marina
Chula Vista, CA

REDDING: Redding LGBTQ + Pride Festival. Pride March September 21, 2019, (10-11 a.m.) and Festival (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) at City Hall, 777 Cypress Ave., Redding, CA †Stand Strong Together for the LGBTQ+ community, loved ones, and allies. 

WHITTIER: Whittier Pride Festival September 28, 2019, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Central Park
6532 Friends Ave.
Whittier, CA
Free admission
Vendors & sponsors: 
The inaugural, all-ages community festival in Central Park features food trucks, entertainment, activities and vendors,  offering a fun day to benefit local LGBTQ+ youth. Working with organizations, churches, businesses, and residents to create a positive and uplifting atmosphere, they hope to make this an annual event.

PASADENA: San Gabriel Valley Pride Festival October 12, 2019, 12-10 p.m.
Central Park
275 S. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena, CA
Event includes Classic Car Show, a carnival, health and community resources, the senior tent, local entertainment artists, a book fair sponsored by Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse, and food trucks.

OCEANSIDE: Pride by the Beach October 12, 2019, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. L.G.B.T. pride festivities, music, food and entertainment. FREE family friendly festival located in the heart of Downtown Oceanside at Civic Center Plaza.  Dj Pur Flo, ADA Vox, Ingenue, Speakers, Uptown Starletts Drag Show and 120 Exhibitors and resources. Oceanside Civic Center, Pier View Way & Ditmar, Oceanside, CA.

LAKE ELSINORE: Temecula Valley Pride October 19, 2019, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Lake Elsinore Storm Stadium
500 Diamond Dr
Lake Elsinore, California 92530
There will be over 50 retail and food vendors! The event is FREE and we encourage everyone to come! Itís family friendly and we canít wait to see you there! If you would like to volunteer, email or

PALM SPRINGS: Pride November 1-3, 2019
Parade 10 a.m.
Parade Route: Travels along Palm Canyon Drive in Downtown Palm Springs
30 Years of Pride in the Coachella Valley  FREE event
Gay Pride Parade Sunday 10 a.m. 

HUMBOLDT Pride voted to dissolve in October 2016
The Pride Parade is held on Saturday, usually in September through Old Town Eureka and ending at Halvorsen Park to kick off the annual
Pride Festival.
Parade begins at 1st & C Streets, Eureka
Parade route Ė Old Town Eureka, Specific Route below, subject to change

Schedule of Festivities for Sunday
Location: San Lorenzo Park, 137 Dakota Street, between Water Street and Soquel Avenue URL: Description: The Santa Cruz Pride Festival take place immediately after the Parade at San Lorenzo Park and last until 5:00pm.
Parade: kicks off at 11 a.m., starts at Pacific Avenue and Cathcart in downtown Santa Cruz

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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