When Is Portland Pride 2022?

Author Lester Valentini

Posted Dec 8, 2022

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The Portland Pride celebration for 2021 is right around the corner and the city is already making plans for next year's celebrations. It has been announced that Portland Pride 2022 will be taking place from June 17th - 26th.

In addition to the traditional festivities, this year's celebrations will include special events and activities to commemorate 50 years of PRIDE in cities around the world -- including Portland itself! This means that there are sure to be a wide variety of exciting gatherings, performances and more you won't want to miss out on during this historic event.

In addition to all of the festivities held during the 10 day period, it is always important to remember that Victoria Park will host a powerful rally on June 25th – since this day marks anniversary of Stonewall Riots which initiated contemporary queer rights movement across US in 1969. Pride Parade is also among popular summer attractions, with rainbow flags flying down Thorton Street while locals enjoy live music entertainment as they march through city streets together with colorful floats.

No matter what brings you Vancouver’s gay village throughout 10 days festival – be sure it’s an event worth experiencing at least once in your lifetime! So mark your calendars for June 17-26, 2022 and join us for Portland Pride 2022!

What date is Portland Pride 2022?

The Portland Pride Festival is one of the largest and most celebrated pride events in the country, bringing together people from all walks of life to show their gratitude and love for the LGBTQ+ community. Every year, Pride in Portland is filled with colorful parades and floats, vibrant music performances, exciting street parties, educational summits and workshops, film screenings and more. Portland Pride 2022 will be held June 25th - July 3rd 2022!

More than 150 vendors will come together to create a wonderful display of goods throughout the 11-day festival—from clothing to food and information booths. Expect live music performances from both local as well national acts while LGBTQ+ organizations give a platform to explore gender identity topics.

The festivities conclude with an exciting parade hosted by Grand Marshal Lizzo. Watch thousands of marchers proudly decked out in brilliant costumes march down broadway & represent their identity! Don’t miss this amazing event that celebrates acceptance, diversity & self-love!

When does Portland Pride 2022 begin?

The Portland Pride 2022 celebration will officially begin on Friday, June 17th and run through Saturday the 26th of June. While the exact details have yet to be finalized, we expect the event to feature an array of exciting activities, marquee entertainment and thought-provoking conversations.

This year marks the 38th anniversary of Portland Pride – an event that traditionally brings together diverse communities from throughout Oregon for a vibrant weekend of celebration. We can also expect a smorgasbord of vendors for shopping and food as well as art installations dotting Tom McCall Waterfront Park where most activities will be centered. Last year’s festivities included film screenings and theater performances along with an interfaith service which brought together reflection from multiple faith traditions in honor of LGBTQ rights.

In addition to these important yearly events, this year’s celebration will draw greater attention to organizations making strides towards promoting economic opportunity, health care access, racial justice as well as training resources related to diversity/inclusion programming throughout Oregon businesses.

The 2020 pandemic prevented us from being able to gather in traditional fashion; however upcoming festivals in 2021 could possibly still be affected by ongoing safety regulations but hopefully we can count on Pride 2021 coming up just prior next summer's 2022 festivities! Get ready...Portland Rainbow is here it stay!

What is the schedule for Portland Pride 2022?

Portland Pride 2022 is right around the corner and everyone who's a part of the LGBTQ+ community only has their eyes set on one goal; celebrating in style! To make sure everyone can join in on the festivities, here’s what you need to know about Portland Pride 2022:

The main event starts on Friday, June 17th with an Opening Ceremony from 7:00pm – 10:00pm, located at Waterfront Park. This event promises to be a great kick-off for the weekend activities. Afterward, head over for a night of dancing and partying at The Are Outdoor Stage that goes all night long! That same day will also feature comedy shows starting from 8:00pm.

Saturday is sure to be another fun-filled day with plenty of things going on throughout downtown Portland. Activities include kid’s crafts and games, face painting, music performances by local artists and DJs alike – oh yeah, don’t forget about beer gardens too! Saturday will also be full of activities organized by various communities as well so keep your eyes peeled for more details when that time comes closer. In addition to that Saturday evening prides guests in being invited to attend America’s Got Talent Finalist Usama Siddiqui Comedy Show which runs from 6:30 pm - 9 pm at The Are Outdoor Stage (must have previously purchased tickets). So show up early if you want a spot!

Finally pride wraps up bright and early Sunday morning with an awards ceremony kicking off at 9am followed by live music until 4pm A victory parade then closes out Portland Pride 2022 starting at 5 pm down SW Naito Parkway - don't forget your flags!! So there you have it! With just some patience put aside now until June 17th rolls around again :)mark your calenders now so you won't miss out on this wild weekend full of festivities because its one not to be forgotten anytime soon!

What day is Portland Pride 2022 on?

The Portland Pride 2022 event will be taking place on June 25th and 26th, 2022. This two-day event is a celebration of the wonderful LGBTQIA+ community in the Portland area and draws thousands of attendees to explore the vibrant mix of entertainment, art, performances, music and more.

The festivities will open up with a flag raising ceremony taking place at City Hall. After that has taken place, the annual parade will begin on Saturday morning with colorful floats making their way down SW Broadway in downtown Portland. It is an inspiring sight to see each year as community members proudly display their pride for who they are! For those interested in attending, head downtown early next summer for this amazing event!

Aside from fabulous parades and performances there are tons of other activities to check out during both days as well. There's something available for everyone - from Yoga Classes to Movies In The Park, Drag Brunch and even LGBTQ tour events exploring some of the areas historic sites related to queer politics and culture in Oregon history.

Portland Pride 2022 promises to be better than ever - full of enjoyment, fun activities and heartfelt moments spent together celebrating all types of identities! So remember that it takes place on June 25th & 26th right here in one of our favorite cities – Portland Oregon!

How can I find out more about Portland Pride 2022?

If you’re looking for more information about Portland Pride 2022, you’ve come to the right place! Portland has celebrated its LGBTQ community for many years and Pride is a time of celebration, education, community organizing and more. Here are some great ways to stay up-to-date on Portland Pride 2022:

1. Follow the official Portland Pride Twitter account. By following @portlandprideorg on Twitter, you’ll get firsthand updates on upcoming events and festivals leading up to the main weekend event that usually happens in June.

2. Sign up for the newsletter. You can visit portlandprideorg/newsletter to get exclusive content plus updates straight to your inbox regarding planning events and activities taking place during Portland pride in June 2022!

3. Visit online resources dedicated to sharing all things related to pride in Oregon each year such as EmbraceYourPridePDX or PdxPrideCommunity which cover all queer topics from books, articles and stories from LGBTQ businesses within Multnomah County as well as partners like Multnomah County Public Health Department — who manage almost all of the planning details about official events around town in late Spring/Summer months each summer (including safety & health considerations).

4) Attend virtual events leading up towards next year's physical festivities - gatherings like Pink October Symposium hosted by PRISM which take care of panel discussants tech workshops throughout October annually; "PRIDE Night Out" at Café Castillo (local coffee company serving Latin American inspired beverages + snacks plus hosting LGBQTI+ discussions); also make sure not miss out Talk Time Open Mic – scheduled quarterly open mic nights with folks showcasing their talent whether its poetry slam acts or spoken word pieces they found fit perform publicly while fostering an atmosphere celebrated our differences most importantly offering a sense comfort security any individual coming experience space provided by participants organizers alike both LGBTQ+ members allies alike...

5) Keep current media releases updated - this option great way really zero down actual progress plans preparing populous 2022 edition starts become available week or two prior much anticipated yet considerably socially distanced honoring our global & local community going forward here's city we lovingly call home – “Stumptown Rose City...!!! "

Lester Valentini

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Lester Valentini is an avid traveler who has explored over 30 countries. He enjoys immersing himself in different cultures and trying new foods. Along with traveling, Lester is also passionate about photography and captures stunning landscapes and portraits on his journeys.

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