The San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration and Parade is one of the largest LGBT gatherings in the nation. The two-day celebration is free and open to all. The Parade takes place on the last Sunday of June annually. The 2023 theme is “Looking Backward and Moving Forward)
Pride Celebration and Rally
Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco
– Saturday, June 24, 2023 | Noon to 6:00 PM
– Sunday, June 25, 2023 | 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday (June 24) headliner is Princess Nokia. Sunday (June 25) headliner is Hayley Kiyoko
The Pride Parade will be on on June 25th, beginning at 10:30am and going down Market Street from Embarcadero to the Celebration at Civic Center (around 8th). The parade has over 200 contingents and may go on for over 3 hours.
Typically featuring over 200 parade contingents and exhibitors, and 7 different stages, the San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade remains the largest gathering of the LGBTQ+ community and allies in the nation.
Main Stage Lineup
Saturday, June 24, 2023
Princess Nokia (headliner)
Rock M. Sakura
To All Vogue Ball
Parivar Bay Area
The Saturday lineup also includes former SF Pride President Carolyn Wysinger, Baaits Blessing, and DJs Lady Ryan & Booty Juice, who will keep the energy high throughout the day.
Sunday, June 25, 2023
The day’s events will be hosted by D’Arcy Drollinger, with additional highlights such as Drag Story Hour and a special appearance by San Francisco Mayor London Breed. DJs Rapture and Saint Hills will provide the beats to keep the crowd moving.
BART to offer its most robust Sunday service ever for SF Pride 2023
BART will open at 8am and will run 5-line service until 9pm with added special event trains as ridership warrants. After 9pm, BART will run 3-line service. Event trains will bolster our service between Millbrae and downtown San Francisco as well as between Pleasant Hill and downtown San Francisco from 9:30 to 11am. Later in the day, event trains will be staged to depart San Francisco stations beginning at 4pm to Millbrae and Pleasant Hill and all stations between.