PRIDE: /prīd/ – a feeling of deep pleasure or satisfaction
As Northwest Ohio’s largest and most recognized event for the LGBTQIA+ community, Toledo Pride is pleased to invite you to become a sponsor of the annual Toledo Pride celebration! This year’s events will be held Friday, August 18, and Saturday, August 19. Toledo Pride includes many exciting events for our community, including You’ll Do Better In DRAG on Friday night at Promenade Park! The Toledo Pride festival on Saturday kicks off with a parade at noon that runs down Adams Street to Promenade Park, where we’ll party into the night! Don’t miss out on the Big Rainbow Brunch on Sunday.
The Toledo Pride Festival is a large-scale, outdoor event showcasing the best in local and national entertainment. The festival also boasts a parade, food and merchandise vendors, and networking with numerous community organizations including social groups, churches, and health and wellness groups.
Toledo Pride has always been a family-friendly event and is excited to welcome a greater number of families and younger audience members to the parade.