Capital Pride Guide

Capital Pride Guide

What better place to celebrate pride than our nation's capital, Washington D.C. Especially in today's political climate, showing our pride amidst the adversity in this country is important. Below you will find our picks for events happening at Capital Pride. Still need something to wear? Shop our Pride Collection before the festivities. 

RIOT! The Capital Pride Official Opening Party

June 9th @ 9pm

Riot! The Capital Pride official opening party will take place on Friday June 9th, at 9pm at Echostage, 2135 Queens Chapel Rd NE. Expect performances from drag queens, DJ sets and dancing all night long. The event is 18+ and tickets can be purchased here


Pride Parade

June 10th @ 3pm

The Capital Pride Parade will take place on Saturday, June 10th from 3pm to 730pm. The parade will take place in the Logan and Dupont Circle neighborhoods. It is set to be the biggest parade to take place in the Nation's Capital. Find the parade route and more information here

Capital Pride Festival

June 11th @ 12pm

Celebrate the last day of Capital Pride at the free Pride Festival. Located at America’s Mainstreet, Pennsylvania Avenue NW, the event will take place from 12pm-10pm. Expect performances on three stages, food and drink vendors and over 300 organizations. More information can be found here.


Remember this year for pride, our motto is Don't Say Gay, SCREAM IT! Check out our Pride Collection to help you scream it all month long.