Best Hotel for San Francisco Pride Parade
There’s no bigger gathering of the LGBT community in the country than the San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade, and we invite any and all attendees to call Pullman San Francisco Bay your home away from home for the festivities!
The rally gets underway the last complete weekend in June (Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th)—coming up fast, in other words! So book your guestroom or suite here at Pullman San Francisco Bay in Redwood City today, so you’re all set for this awesome event, put on by the non-profit San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration Committee.
The 2018 San Francisco Pride Celebration & Parade
The 2018 San Francisco Pride Celebration & Rally takes place from noon to 6 PM on Saturday and from 11 AM to 6 PM at Civic Center Plaza. Better than 100,000 spectators are expected to be on hand for the Pride Parade on Sunday, which steps off down Market Street from the Embarcadero at 10:30 AM. The parade, slated to feature close to 270 contingents, follows Market to the plaza.
The festival’’s Main Stage, set at Civic Center Plaza’s City Hall, will feature a variety of speakers and performers on both days. Saturday’s itinerary includes the Compton’s Cafeteria Riot theatrical piece, DJ and producer Hector Fonseca, and Trangela Lansbury’s Grrrl Gang; on Sunday, Our Lady J, Kehlani, and the Alphabet Rockers are among the performers while speakers include Annie Steinberg of the Metropolitan Community Church of San Francisco and Dr. Karen Skultety, executive director of the non-profit group Openhouse assisting LGBTQ seniors with housing and other services.
A variety of other Community Stages will be active during the Pride Celebration as well.
Pride Celebration Grand Marshals & Honorees
A host of both celebrity and community Grand Marshals selected by the Pride board and membership as well as by public vote will be honored during the occasion, along with special guests Gavin Grimm and Silas Howard. A number of individuals and groups who’ve made contributions to LGBTQ cause are receiving awards as well, including Ali Marrero-Calderon, recognized with the Gilbert Baker Pride Founder’s Award for making “a significant and historical impact on the LGBTQ community and the movement for LGBTQ rights,” and Shaun Haines, who’ll be bestowed with the Pride Community Award “for outstanding service to LGBTQ communities.”
Experience the 2018 San Francisco Pride Celebration & Parade With Accommodations at Pullman San Francisco Bay
Enjoy the finest in Bay Area accommodations at our Pullman hotel here along the Redwood City waterfront the weekend of June 23rdfor the 2018 San Francisco Pride Celebration & Parade: Make your reservations with us today so you’re all set for the celebration!