Saturday 6/8/2019 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. (rain or shine)
* The parade begins at noon. The route starts at Copley Square (please arrive by 11:30am), goes through the South End, around the Boston Common, past the State House and ends at City Hall. You are welcome to march with us for part or all of the parade. It is a fun, music-filled, community-building event that drew over 55,000 marchers and 750,000 spectators in 2018.
We welcome families, faculty & staff, alumni, and friends to join us as part of the Park School delegation. If you are interested in participating, please sign up at this link no later than June 1st. For more information, please contact Connie Yepez.
Facts about Boston Pride:
This will be the fourth year Park will been marching in the Boston Pride Parade, which has been going on for 49 years, starting in 1970, one year after the Stonewall riots.
2019 marks the 15th anniversary of gay marriage being legalized in Massachusetts, the first state in America to do so. One of the lead plaintiff families in that case was a Park School family, whose child is a Park alumna.
This is an LBGTQ+ ALLY event, which means that all families, faculty & staff, alumni, and friends are welcome and encouraged to join us as part of the Park School delegation.