June 15 — York Pride Diversity Festival
Turn up the pride for York Region Pride. This year's festival theme is: Hand In Hand.
Building on two decades of powerful community engagement, education and celebration, York Pride is proud to be an inclusive, family-friendly Pride festival for all ages.
Don’t miss the most colourful extravaganza that brings York Region together and shines a spotlight on 2SLGBTQ lives, culture, communities and creativity.
The parade on Main Street will start at the Ontario St. intersection at 3 p.m., proceeding south to Water St.
Experience upbeat floats, nearly a thousand LOUD and PROUD participants and a unique mix of friendships that take over Main Street in Newmarket. The parade showcases the glitz and glam of our community featuring: Drag Queens, vintage cars, colourful characters, community heroes and much much more.
See colour, feel life, and be a part of the largest annual celebration in Newmarket. Make your way to Main Street between Queen Street and Water Street as huge crowds of energized parade viewers line the streets to see the pizzazz unfold; be there early to secure a good spot.
There will be lots to do on Main St. and Riverwalk Commons prior to the parade with plenty of lunch options and many local businesses offering Pride specials.
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Riverwalk Commons , Newmarket