isnt feasible to accommodate a second day for the Capitol Hill Pride Festival this year, a statement from. Parade officials ask you stay on sidewalks and leave the streets open for floats and participants. Consequently, Seattles Special Event Committee declined the Capitol Hill Pride Festival organizers request to add a second festival day, Sunday June 26th. Seattle - The 42nd annual Seattle Pride Parade kicks off Sunday at.m. Volunteer Park Pride Festival returns Saturday with food trucks and bands, hells Belles, Selene Vigil et Amicis, and, boyfriends.
The Orlando tragedy of just gay dating in durban two weeks ago may very well have contributed to more people attending as well. In 2013, Seattle PrideFest expanded its activities back to the Hill with Family Day in Cal Anderson and later added a street festival on 11th Ave. Joe Mirabella, director of communications for the. Capitol Hill Pride Festival organizers have not responded to CHSs inquiries about the denial or their plans to go on with the Sunday expansion. There is no parking along the route, but there are several pay parking garages around Seattle Center that drivers can utilize if they arrive early.