49th Annual Pride Festival

October 11-13, 2019

Parades & Marches

The Atlanta Pride Committee produces two marches and the Festival Parade during the Festival Weekend. Read below for more information.

THE ANNUAL TRANS MARCH

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Step Off Time: 1:45 p.m. (Assembly begins at 1:15 p.m. at the Charles Allen Gate)

This march celebrates and promotes visibility of the Trans community. The march took place on the festival grounds and all Trans people and Trans Allies were there with positive banners and signs. We encouraged individuals to make and bring signs supportive of Trans issues.

THE ANNUAL DYKE MARCH

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Step Off Time: 5:00 p.m. (Assembly begins 4:30 p.m. at the Charles Allen Gate)

This march is dedicated to the empowerment of the women of Atlanta and beyond. The Dyke March, with its focus on women, unites to create an atmosphere of inclusion and community. The march is open to all women loving women (trans-inclusive) of any race, culture, orientation, ability, health, socioeconomic level, family structure, faith or age! This march is a time to demonstrate our commitment to nurture and build a new tomorrow, united for equality and justice. We called on all women of Atlanta and beyond to join us as we marched.

ATLANTA PRIDE PARADE

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Step Off Time: 12:00 p.m. SHARP (Assembly begins at 9:30 a.m. on the streets near the Civic Center MARTA Station)

Route: The Parade will step off from the Civic Center MARTA Station. The parade merges off Ralph McGill onto Peachtree Street and Travels north. It then turns east on to 10th Street and follows 10th Street to the Charles Allen Gate entrance of Piedmont Park, where the Parade officially ends.