Festivals & Fairs Miami Beach

Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade & Festival 2019

Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade & Festival 2019April 1 – 7, Various Locations on Miami Beach

Miami Beach Pride is a week-long celebration with special events, social mixers, dance events, a VIP gala, an incredible 2-day festival and Parade. The mission of Miami Beach Pride is to bring together members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community, their friends, allies, and supporters in celebration of the unique spirit and culture of the LGBTQ community.

Rainbow Pride Flag Raising Ceremony kicks-off an exciting week of events and highlights the City of Miami Beach’s on-going support for Pride and diversity and inclusion in our community. Ceremony is followed by Pride Lights the Night “Flip the Switch” a Tribute to PULSE. The tribute is where buildings and structures throughout Greater Miami will be lit with rainbow colors or fly rainbow flags in remembrance of the PULSE victims, their family and friends.

On Tuesday, April 2nd, The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MDGLCC) invites you to kick-off the Miami Beach Pride celebration by attending our Spotlight Mega-Mixer at the Oasis Patio of the Shelborne South Beach. Mingle and network with over 200 Chamber members, guests, visitors, and the community at large. 

On Friday join a Sunset Pride Celebration, an opportunity for the staff of the “It Gets Better Project” to connect with influential members of the LGBTQ+ community in the Miami area. This year’s Gala will feature Miami Beach Pride Marshals Judy and Dennis Shepard, retired Miami Beach Police Department Detective Juan Sanchez, with a host of surprises and VIP guests. Also, everyone is welcome to kick-off PRIDE Weekend at Miami Beach’s hottest mega-venue: Basement at the Edition Hotel. 

Nowhere is the spirit of Pride and enthusiasm more apparent than during the extraordinary two-day Festival on Saturday and Sunday that features two stages with world-class DJs, entertainers, and celebrity entertainers. Special surprise performances throughout the day, along with 125 vendor booths, food and cocktails at Lummus Park in world-famous South Beach. The festival also includes the Pridelines Youth District and Safe Zone, Lambda Living Lounge, BB&T Food Pavilion, “The Garden of Eve” Women’s tent and many family friendly activities. Saturday night Festival headliner is Emily Estefan, and Sunday night fetures Electropop duo Icona Pop.  #MiamiBeachPride #Pride2019 #LGBTQIAPride @MiamiBeachPride