Long Beach Pride Parade and Festival

Parade on Ocean Blvd.; Festival at LBCC

Location Info


Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center

300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802

Category: Performing Arts Venues

Region: Long Beach

It's that time of year again—the entire city of Long Beach turns into one huge, proudly waving rainbow flag. This weekend marks the 30th annual Gay Pride Festival and celebration, held at every storefront, bar, and restaurant in town, but centered at a giant gathering down by the Convention Center. Kicking off Sunday's festivities is a parade along scenic Ocean Blvd., with glittering floats, booming dance music, marching drag queens, and thousands of people showing love for the LGBT community and support for equal rights. After the parade, head down to the festival for more dancing, food, drinks, performances from American Idol and The Voice finalists, fashion shows and more. Let that flag wave, baby.
Sun., May 19, 10 & 11 a.m., 2013
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