Motor City Pride Weekend & Parade

Michigan’s Largest LGBTQ Pride Celebration
Saturday June 6th & Sunday June 7th
Hart Plaza, Detroit

Festival Schedule
Full Entertainment Schedule

Friday, June 5

7:15 p.m. Pride Screening of Back on Board
Cinetopia Film Festival at College for Creative Studies

Saturday, June 6

Noon Festival Open

Noon-6:00p.m. Family Area

7:00 p.m. Last Act goes on stage

7:30 p.m. Gates Close

8:00 p.m. Bars Close

8:30 p.m. Plaza Closes

Evening Pride Partner Events

8:00 p.m. Kings & Queens Ball at Chene Park

8:00 p.m. MotorBall at St. Andrews Hall

Sunday, June 7

10:30 a.m. Parade Line-up

12:00 noon Parade Step-off

12:00 noon Festival Opens

12-5:00p.m. Family Area

6:00 p.m. Final Act goes on stage

6:30 p.m. Gates Close

7:00 p.m. Bars Close

7:30 p.m. Plaza Closes

Thank You Sponsors!

Become A Pride Volunteer

Get involved with Motor City Pride by joining our “Pride Team” as a volunteer! We have a number of positions, shift times and days available to fit any schedule. Volunteering at pride is a great way to meet other people and become involved with the pride movement. Volunteers receive free admission to the festival, a t-shirt, snacks, food and much more!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Motor City Pride at this time our online registration is closed. If you are still interested in assisting, please stop by the Volunteer Tent near the main entrance, to check to see if we have any openings.  See you at the Festival!

Vendor & Exhibitor Information

Exhibit At Motor City Pride

Motor City Pride is the largest gathering of the LGBTQ community in the state of Michigan and is a terrific place for your company or group to connect and get noticed. There are a variety of different exhibit options and price points available to fit any size group. We have booth space available for small non-profit groups, vendor spaces for those looking to sell products, spots for larger groups & companies looking to make a impact. Review the information below to get started today and feel free to reach out to us to discuss your needs we want you at pride!

All vendor/exhibitor spaces have been filled. 
The application for the 2016 festival will be available in January.

Vendor and Exhibitor Booth Map

Five Stages Of Live Entertainment

Motor City Pride is proud to have a large and diverse entertainment line up with five stages of entertainment over two days. Our application window for performers looking to perform at pride this year has closed be sure to check back in the fall to apply for next year. Look for our full lign up to be announced soon!

See The Full Entertainment Schedule
Pride Parade

New Later Time! Noon, Sunday June 7th

The Motor City Pride Parade is the highlight of the weekend for many festival attendees. Join us as thousands gather in the streets of Detroit to celebrate and make our presence as a community known. Floats, Queens, Cars & more the parade brings together a fantastic cross section of groups, companies and entertainers for a exciting march to Hart Plaza!

Parade information & reservation form

Motor City Pride

June 6th & 7th, 2015

Hart Plaza, Detroit

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