June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride

16th

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