June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride


Forward Together,
No Turning Back

June 29, 1986

Cover Art of the 1986 International Lesbian and Gay Freedom Day Guide
Name of Event: International Lesbian & Gay Freedom Day
Celebration Site: Civic Center Plaza
Parade Route: Along Market St. from Spear to Grove/8th St.
Temp: 68°
Crowd Estimate: 100,000
Board Co-Chairs: Autoomn Courtney and Patrick Toner
Mayoral Proclamation: Mayor Dianne Feinstein
Chronicle Cover: "Thousands at Festival SF Parade"
Examiner Cover: "Gays Parade for a Cause Stop LaRouche"
1st to Appear: Senator Alan Cranston becomes the 1st US Senator to speak at a Gay Pride Celebration
Major Events:
City Grants: $32,000
Economic Impact: Unknown
Grand Marshals:
1986 Gay Pride Parade Route