Rochester Pride Parade

 Scifi Pride: May The Pride Be With You!

July 18, 2015

Line up at 12pm  *  Kick off at 1 pm

Parade Route


This year the parade route ventures through Rochester’s Park Ave and Monroe areas on the way to Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial park at Manhattan Square. Line-up will take place on Argyle and Buckingham Streets off of Park Ave.  Kicking off at 1 pm, the Parade will follow it’s traditional route down Park Ave, pass through Goodman St all the way to Alexander St. Making a left turn down Alexander, the Parade will begin a new route and turn right onto Monroe Ave. The parade will end on Chestnut St right in front of MLK Jr. park at Manhattan Square.

Once again we offer our traditional award line-up given out to the best of the best parade entries:

MUTHER’S FAVORITE:  Cash Award, $300
Best FLOAT unit overall to incorporate the Parade theme.

STONEWALL AWARD: Cash Award, $250
The most imaginative depiction of the Parade theme by a Not-for-profit FLOAT unit.

RAINBOW AWARD: Quarterly, 1/4 page color ad in Empty Closet
The best for-profit business FLOAT unit portraying pride.

COMMUNITY AWARD: Cash Award, $250
The not-for-profit Walking unit (with or without a vehicle) which best exhibits community pride.

The most imaginative depiction of Parade theme by a Walking unit (with or without a vehicle).