Vancouver Pride Parade
July 31 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
July 31, 12PM—3PM, Robson, Denman St, Beach Ave
It’s finally time to get Together Again! Join Vancouver Pride Society, 2SLGBTQAI+ communities, queer serving organizations, and allies in marching for the first in-person Vancouver Pride Parade in two years. Witness history, make memories and share space with the friends and chosen family you’ve missed. Gather, take up space and be your full authentic selves—together.
Date: July 31, 2022
Location: Robson, Denman St, Beach Ave
Face covering policy: Masks are strongly encouraged at this event. There will be masks available at volunteer stations if needed. Please be respectful of everyone’s space and boundaries.
Transportation: There will be an accessible shuttle.
|Accessibility Shuttle to Sunset Beach Park|
|Depart Waterfront Station – 9:40am||Arrive Sunset Beach Park – 9:50am|
|Depart Waterfront Station – 10:25am||Arrive Sunset Beach Park – 10:35am|
|Depart Waterfront Station – 11:10am||Arrive Sunset Beach Park – 11:20am|
|Accessibility Shuttle to Waterfront Station|
|Depart Sunset Beach Park – 4:00pm||Arrive Waterfront Station – 4:15pm|
|Depart Sunset Beach Park – 5:00pm||Arrive Waterfront Station – 5:15pm|
|Depart Sunset Beach Park – 6:00pm||Arrive Waterfront Station – 6:15pm|
Water: There will be water stations along the route. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own bottled water.
ASL Interpretation: ASL Interpretation will be provided at the accessible viewing zone at Sunset Beach.
Audio Descriptions: Vocaleye will be doing parade descriptions at the Sunset Beach Parade viewing zone. There will be a form made so people can reserve the necessary seating and equipment for descriptions.
Terrain: Attendees will view from the sidewalk. The sidewalk is relatively flat and obstructions will be marked in high-visibility tape, chalk or covered.
Tables and seating: The accessible viewing zones can be seen HERE, plus one near Robson and Nicola on the same side as the volunteer tent. These areas will be covered by a tent and there will be loose chairs as seating, except for at Sunset Beach where we will have a riser/bleachers.
First Aid: There will be staff members trained in First Aid. The first aid stations are the parade can be seen HERE.
Harm Reduction: The staff of Vancouver Pride Society will work alongside the onsite security and the volunteers to track and analyze any incidents at the event that may put any attendee, staff or performer at risk. Good Night Out Harm Reduction Volunteers will also be in attendance roaming the crowd.
Scent Reduction Policy: We ask performers and guests to refrain from wearing scented products; however, we cannot guarantee a completely scent-free space.
Sensory Sensitivities: The parade will be loud from lots of people and crowds. Amplified sound will also be used for music and announcements. Earplugs will be provided upon request.It will be hot and bright, so please bring sunscreen and water. There may be flashing lights.
Washrooms: There will be washrooms along the route.
Service animals are permitted.
Want to watch the parade in the comfort of CRAFT Beer Market? Buy tickets to our Parade Viewing Party for a chance to see our Parade Hosts in action!