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2019 Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Pride parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada

2021-06-05 The pride parade has been cancelled due to Covid restrictions.  There will be smaller in person Covid-safe events and online virtual offerings.

The Pride Parade is an annual parade to celebrate "Pride"!  It is the largest parade that takes place in Vancouver, BC, Canada.  It occurs every year on the 1st Sunday of August.

It is a free family-friendly event that hundreds of thousands of people come to view each year.

The parade goes along some of the main streets in the West End neighbourhood and ends at Sunset Beach park where there is an associated festival.

2019 Pride Parade Route

Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada

The Pride parade starts at the corner of Robson and Thurlow Streets.  It goes down Robson St. to Denman St. then down Denman St. to Beach Avenue, then down Beach Ave. to Sunset Beach.

When is the 2019 Pride Parade?

The 2019 Pride Parade will take place on Sunday August 4, 2019 starting at 12pm(i.e. noon)!

The associated Sunset Beach Festival starts at 11am.

Where to view the 2019 Pride Parade

Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada

You can view the pride parade anywhere along the parade route on the sides of the streets, i.e. on:

  • Robson St. between Thurlow and Denman
  • Denman St. between Robson St. and Beach Ave.
  • Beach Ave. between Denman St. and Sunset Beach

Note, it gets very busy along the parade route.  People come hours ahead to save their spots to view it.

2019 Pride Parade Road Closures

Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada

The road closures for the 2019 Pride Parade are from 7am to 3:30pm on:

  • Thurlow from West Georgia to Nelson
  • Alberni from Bute to Burrard
  • Robson from Denman to Burrard
  • Denman from West Georgia to Beach
  • Beach/Pacific from Denman to Thurlow

Local Traffic Access Points

  • Exit the West End via Nelson, Comox, Thurlow, Harwood, or Burnaby Streets
  • Enter the West End via Harwood, Burnaby, or Davie(up to Thurlow)

Transit Reroutes

  • Bus #5, #6, and #23 to reroute west of Burrard

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Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Pride Parade in Vancouver, BC, Canada

2019 Sunset Beach Festival

The 2019 Sunset Beach Festival will take place on Sunday August 4, 2019 starting at 11am

This event is associated with the Pride parade.  There will be live music on a main stage, community zone, family fun zone, beer garden, food trucks, interactive art, vendor village and more!

Where can you park for the Pride Parade?

Third Beach Parking Lot in Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC, Canada

There is parking in the West End neighbourhood other on the parade route.  There is also parking in the downtown core of Vancouver that is available.  You could also park in Stanley Park and walk a few blocks to Denman St.

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