Parade Logistics Information

Saturday, June 8, 2019 – Kickoff at 4:30pm

Metro: Red Line (Dupont Circle @ Q Street Exit)


Contingent staging time & entry street will be emailed after June 1st.
All vehicles and at least one member of ‘walking only’ groups must check-in with the staging marshal on your designated street to hold your contingents place in line.

Staging Streets

Contingents will enter through one of seven staging streets (color zones). Once you have you line up time and entry street (sent after June 1), pay careful attention to your arrival location to ensure you enter the correct street.

Parade Orientation Presentation

Registered contingents should click on the 3 buttons under the Staging and Line-up box for the Parade Packet 2019 and staging map and guidelines.  All details for registrant participation are provided in the PDF file.

The annual Pride Parade steps off Saturday, June 8, at 4:30 pm, from 21st & P Streets, NW, Washington, DC. It travels 1.5 miles through Dupont Circle and 17th Street, passes by the Logan Circle neighborhood and ends around the 14th Street corridor at R Street.

Participants are encouraged to be creative and utilize the Capital Pride 2019: shhhOUT: Past, Present & Proud theme to deck out their contingent.  The judges review stand will be located on New Hampshire Avenue, between 18th and Q Streets along with ticketed bleacher seating ($25 per person or complimentary for person’s requiring ADA accommodations).