Toledo Pride Weekend 2019

The 10th anniversary of Toledo Pride is almost here! The celebration of Northwest Ohio’s largest and most recognized event for the LGBTQIA+ community kicks off Friday, August 16 and goes through Sunday, August 18.

Pride weekend starts with You Will Do Better in Drag at Promenade Park on Friday night at 6 PM. The Pride Parade starts at noon on Saturday and has a different route than in years past. See below for a map that includes road closures. The Toledo Pride Main Event begins at the conclusion of the parade at Promenade Park. Pride weekend rounds out on Sunday with the Big Rainbow Brunch Crawl.


You Will Do Better in Drag

Friday, August 16 @ 6-11PM

Promenade Park

DJ Dance party followed by Drag performers


Pride Parade

Saturday, August 17 @ 12PM


Main Event

Saturday, August 17 @ 1PM

Promenade Park

DJs, entertainment, education


Big Rainbow Brunch Crawl

Sunday, August 18 @ 2PM

The Big Rainbow Brunch Crawl is from 2pm-5pm. There is a one-time fee of $5 for a wristband, which gets you food at each of the participating bars. Each bar/restaurant has a special drinks and dish with a rainbow color theme. Bars on Adams Street included are Wesley’s, Georgijz, Manhattans, The Attic, and Ottawa Tavern. A kids area will be new from 2pm-5pm, on the corner of Adams Street and 15th Street. Wristbands can be purchased at any of the participating locations.

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