Join us at the Dayton Pride Parade & Festival

Join us at the Dayton Pride Parade & Festival

Join us at the Dayton Pride Parade & Festival 150 150 Dayton Christ Episcopal Church
Dayton Pride Parade & Festival is this Sunday, June 3 and we are excited to celebrate all the beauty and love that God showers on us!
Please read below for festival, parade, and volunteer information. If you have questions, concerns, or changes to your availability – please don’t hesitate to reach out! Please feel free to invite friends – the more the merrier! Email Emily at with questions/concerns

You’re encouraged to wear Pride colors, but most importantly dress comfortably!

Parking may be tricky with streets blocked off, but street parking is free on weekends. Limited parking is available in Christ Church’s lot.

☀️It is forecasted to be a very hot day (93°)

We hope that won’t keep you from joining us, but please come prepared for the weather – bring water, snacks and hats!

Festival Info (12pm-4pm)
Click to see a map of the festival booths at Courthouse Square, and click here for a list of all the vendors.

Our booth is #317 highlighted in yellow, around the fountain. Festival runs from 12-4pm and is family friendly! Volunteers are already scheduled, but visitors are always welcome!!

Parade Info
  • Meeting time: 11:15/11:30am
    • Parade begins at 12pm
  • Meeting location: Inside Downtown Dayton Metro Library (Main branch, 215 E 3rd St), near doors that lead to Cooper Park. Kids are welcome to play in the kids area while waiting.Hoping this will help keep people cool until we have to get in the lineup!
  • Emily Joyce will check our group in and hold our space in line. MaryJane Plote will then lead our group from the library to our designated space.
  • Parade Route begins at St. Clair & Third, travels one block west, turns north at Jefferson for one block, turns west on Second for one block, turns south to go past Courthouse Square on Main for one block, ending at Third & Main
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