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San Diego Pride 2023

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San Diego Pride Festival 2023

San Diego’s biggest summer party is calling your name! Celebrate diversity and inclusion in Balboa Park with community resources, booths, and four stages of live entertainment. 

It’s your time to be OUT and PROUD! The Pride Festival is San Diego’s largest 2-day event highlighting the best in LGBTQ entertainment, interactive exhibits, cultural presentations, and community resources.


Marston Point., Balboa Park (6th Ave. & Laurel St.)
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  • Saturday, July 15, 2023 @ 11 AM – 10 PM |
  • Sunday, July 16, 2023 @ 11 AM – 9 PM


Early Bird Tickets – available until headliner announcement
1-Day Ticket – $20
Weekend Pass – $26
VIP Access – $175

Advanced Tickets – available from headliner announcement until July 7, 2023
1-Day Ticket – $26
Weekend Pass – $32
VIP Access – $195

Pride Tickets –  Only available July 7 – 14, 2023
1-Day Ticket – $32

Pride Tickets – available July 15-16, 2023
Weekend Pass – $38
VIP access – $225

High-school aged youth and younger: FREE at Box Office
Seniors (65+): $15 at Box Office
Volunteers: FREE with a completed 5-hour shift – Register Here>>

Youth and Seniors MUST go to the box office to get their free ticket BEFORE entering the festival. 

View our Full Youth Ticket Policy Here >>

VIP passes include:

  • Weekend VIP Access
  • Branded VIP credential & wristband
  • Exclusive entrance
  • Expanded VIP lounge
  • Enhanced views of mainstage
  • Upgraded VIP restrooms
  • Catered food from 1 pm to 7 pm in VIP lounge
  • 4 hosted drinks per day redeemable at any festival bar

Pride Parade / Saturday, July 15, 2023 @ 10 AM

San Diego’s Pride Parade is the largest single-day civic event in the region and is among the largest Prides in the United States, attracting over 300,000 cheering supporters of the LGBTQ community.

Theme: Thrive
Locations: The parade begins at the Hillcrest Pride Flag at University Ave. and Normal St., proceeds west on University Ave., turns south on 6th Ave., turns left onto Balboa Dr. and ends at Quince Dr.
Route Length: 1.5 miles
Cost: This is a free, community event.

Download the parade map



All Day (Monday)


San Diego Pride

Balboa Park (6th Ave. & Laurel St.) San Diego 92101


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