Southern California LGBTQIA+ events celebrating Pride 2022

June is Pride Month, but events for the LGBTQIA+ community will be held all summer long. Here's the schedule for SoCal.
Many of the Pride events that were canceled during the COVID-19 pandemic are scheduled to be back in person this year.

Here's a list of events and celebrations for the LGBTQIA+ community and their allies in Southern California for 2022.



May 20, 7 p.m.
Long Beach Proud: Nighttime Pride Bike Parade

Rosie's Dog Beach Parking Lot, Long Beach

May 21, 1 p.m.
Long Beach Proud: Queer Bar Crawl

Long Beach

May 21, 6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Aquarium of the Pacific Pride Night

100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach


May 22, 12 p.m.
Long Beach Proud: The Big Gay Beach Takeover

Rainbow Tower at Alamitos Beach, Long Beach

May 22-June 30
WeHo Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival

Various locations throughout West Hollywood

May 29, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Pride at the L.A. County Fair

1101 W. McKinley Avenue, Pomona


June 1, Sunset
Hollywood Blvd. Pride Tree Lighting

Hollywood Blvd. between between McCadden Place and Vine Street.
Hollywood Boulevard will dazzle with the premiere of a new light program that will illuminate a 0.6-mile stretch of one of the most iconic streets in the world in an array of reinvigorating color and brilliance.

June 1-30
"Miles of Pride" Light Installation

Downtown Santa Monica
The Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place will be illuminated in all the colors of the rainbow thanks to tens of thousands of colorful LED lights strung over the popular pedestrian mall, allowing visitors to bask in the love light.

June 3, 5:00 p.m.-7 p.m.
Dyke March

PRIDE on Robertson Stage, West Hollywood

June 3, 7:00 p.m.-10 p.m.
Women's Freedom Festival

PRIDE on Robertson Stage, West Hollywood

June 3, 7:10 p.m.
LGBTQ+ Pride Night at Dodgers Stadium: Dodgers vs. Mets

Dodgers Stadium, Los Angeles


June 3-5
OUTLOUD Raising Voices Music Festival

West Hollywood Park, 647 N. San Vicente Blvd., West Hollywood




June 3-5
Venice Pride Festival 2022

Venice Beach Recreation Center, 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice


June 3 & 4, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and June 5, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Made with PRIDE Marketplace

Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica

June 3-6
The OutFronts LGBTQ Television Festival

In-person and online

June 5, 11 a.m.
Inaugural Venice Pride Parade

Ocean Front Walk from the Venice-Rose Avenue Parking Lot to Windward Avenue

June 5, 12 p.m.
Inaugural WeHo Pride Parade

Santa Monica Blvd. from Crescent Heights Blvd. to N. La Peer Drive, West Hollywood

June 6, 8:00 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
The Groundlings celebrate Pride Month: "The Gale," A Ferociously Queer Night of Improv

The Groundlings Theatre, 7307 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles

June 10 & 11, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and June 12, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Made with PRIDE Marketplace

Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica

June 11, 1 p.m.-11 p.m.
LA Pride in the Park with headliner Christina Aguilera

LA State Historic Park, 1245 N Spring St, Los Angeles


June 12, 10:30 a.m.
LA Pride Parade

Hollywood Blvd., Highland Avenue & Sunset Blvd., Hollywood


June 12, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Pride Village Street Festival

Hollywood Blvd. from Cahuenga Blvd. to Vine Street, Hollywood

June 16-18
Trans Pride 2022

Los Angeles LGBT Center

June 17 & 18, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and June 19, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Made with PRIDE Marketplace

Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica

June 18, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Catalina Island Pride

Catalina Island

June 18, 4 p.m.
Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles's Tribute to QUEEN

A Free Outdoor Community Concert
Plummer Park, West Hollywood


June 24, 4 p.m.-1 a.m.
Pride is Universal

Universal Studio Hollywood, 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City

June 24 & 25, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and June 26, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Made with PRIDE Marketplace

Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica



June 25
OC Pride

Historic Downtown Santa Ana

June 25
San Fernando Valley Pride

San Fernando Valley

July 8
Long Beach Teen Pride Celebration

450 E. Shoreline Drive, Long Beach

July 9-10
39th Annual Long Beach Pride Festival

450 E. Shoreline Drive, Long Beach


July 10
39th Annual Long Beach Pride Parade

450 E. Shoreline Drive, Long Beach

July 14-24
Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival

In-person and online

July 16, 10 a.m.
San Diego Pride Parade

Starts at University Avenue and Normal Street, proceeds west on University Avenue, turns south on 6th Avenue, turns left onto Balboa Drive and ends at Quince Drive, San Diego


August 6, 2 p.m.-10 p.m.
Laguna Beach Pride 365 Festival 2022


September 9, 6 p.m.-12 a.m.
Out on the Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia


To have your SoCal LGBTQIA-focused Pride Month event listed here, contact john.squatritto@abc.com.

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