Columbus Pride Festival and Parade: What you need to know


This weekend the City of Columbus is celebrating its 38th year of pride with the 2019 Stonewall Columbus Pride Festival.

Watch some of Saturday's parade here:

For a complete list of entertainment, parking and other information about pride, click here.

Columbus Division of Police and Stonewall Columbus discuss safety measures ahead of Columbus Pride 2019:

The festival will take place at:
Bicentennial and Genoa Parks
233 Civic Center Dr
Columbus, OH 43215

You can attend at these times:
Friday, June 14: Festival (4 – 11 p.m.)
Saturday, June 15: Parade (Step-off at 10:30 a.m.)
Saturday, June 15: Festival (11 a.m. – 8 p.m.)
Sunday, June 16: Pride Brunch (11 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

Saturday’s parade kicks off at Goodale Park, at the corner of West Poplar Avenue and High Street. The route then continues down High to Rich Street then on to Bicentennial and Genoa Parks.

Pride Festival Road Closures
Wednesday, June 12 – 8 a.m. – Sunday, June 16 – 11 a.m.
Washington Blvd. (between Broad and Main)

Thursday, June 13 – 9 a.m. – Sunday, June 16 – 11 a.m.
Town St/Rich St. Bridge/Rich St (between Belle St and Ludlow St)
Main St (between Ludlow and Belle) with Waterford Towers Condos access

Thursday, June 13 – 6 p.m. – Sunday, June 16 – 11 a.m.
Civic Center Drive/Second St – (between Town and Noble – with access to 250 Civic Center)