2009 Sacramento Gay Pride Parade

The Sacramento Pride Festival will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2009, at Southside Park (6th & T) from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Celebrate change in 2009: Pride Rally and March--Changing the World with Pride!

Rally at the California State Capitol West Steps at 9:30 a.m., then join up with the 2009 Sacramento Pride Parade for a march to the Pride Festival at Southside Park. All are welcome to join us in this community-wide celebration of the Pride season, featuring plenty of food and games, live entertainment, curated art show, Butch-n-Nellie's Coffee Grounds, a Kidzone and carnival, volleyball tournament, Beer Garden for adults, and more!

The Pride Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. (across from the historic State Capitol Building on L and 12th Streets. Join us as we wind our way through Sacramento’s downtown district, celebrating our rich and vibrant community. The motorcycle contingents kick off the parade, followed by the best Sacramento has to offer including community groups, local businesses, floats, marching bands, dancers, civic leaders, cheerleaders, clubs, fabulous divas and more... This year we're celebrating the spirit of change with a kickoff "Changing the World With Pride" rally at the State Capitol West Steps. Then join ranks with our Pride Parade for a march to the Pride Festival at beautiful Southside Park.