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DC Pride Events

 

May 2-7, 1972
   Organizers:  Gay Liberation Front, Henry Street, Gay People’s Alliance at GWU, Community Bookshop
    Coordinators:  Bruce Pennington, Cade Ware, Chuck Hall (Gay Liberation Front members)
Location: Lafayette Square, Rock Creek Park, Community Bookshop, All Souls Church, GWU

June 22, 1975
    Organizers:  Lambda Rising and Community Building Association
    Coordinator:  Bob Carpenter (past president of Gay Activists Alliance)
    Location: 20th St NW between R & S
    NOTE: This was the first Pride officially recognized by the DC Council.  Click HERE for the June 21, 1975 Friends Radio announcement of Pride events.

June 20, 1976
    Organizers:  Lambda Rising
    Coordinator:  Frank Akers
    Location: 20th St NW between R & S

June 12, 1977
    Organizers: Lambda Rising
    Coordinator:  Jeff Carillon, Ken Greves
    Location:  20th & S St. NW

June 11, 1978
    Organizers:  Lambda Rising, Woman Sound
    Coordinator: Jeff Carillon
    Location:  20th & S St. NW

June 10, 1979
    Organizers:  Lambda Rising
    Coordinator: Deacon Maccubbin, Nancy Stockwell, Jim Zais
    Location:  20th & S St. NW

June 22, 1980
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Ed Purcell, Bob Lucas, Clint Hockenberry
    Location:  Francis School

June 21, 1981
    Organizers:  P St Festival,
    Coordinator: Clint Hockenberry, Deborah Slawson
    Location:  Francis School
    NOTE: First Pride Parade, organized by Bob Belanger (formerly of Mattachine Society of Washington)

June 20, 1982
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Clint Hockenberry
    Location:  Francis School

June 19, 1983
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Carlene Cheatam, Todd Jamison
    Location:  Francis School
    NOTE: First AIDS Vigil, at the White House

June 17, 1984
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Jon Szumigala, Nancy Roth
    Location:  Francis School

June 16, 1985
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Terry Maki, Clark Tylee
    Location:  Francis School

June 22, 1986
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Jay Chalmers
    Location:  Francis School

June 14, 1987
    Organizers:  P St Festival
    Coordinator: Jay Chalmers
    Location:  Francis School

June 19, 1988
    Organizers:  Gay & Lesbian Pride of Washington
    Coordinator: Jay Chalmers, Karen Prudenti
    Location:  Francis School

June 18, 1990
    Organizers:  Gay & Lesbian Pride of Washington
    Coordinator: Jay Chalmers
    Location:  Francis School

June 23 1991
    Organizers:  Gay & Lesbian Pride of Washington
    Coordinator: Garret Haylett, Adam Ebbin
    Location:  Francis School

June 21, 1992
    Organizers:  Gay & Lesbian Pride of Washington
    Coordinator: Deb Bopp
    Location:  Francis School

June 20, 1993
    Organizers:  Gay & Lesbian Pride of Washington
    Coordinator:
    Location:  Francis School

June 5, 1994
    Organizers:  Gay & Lesbian Pride of Washington
    Coordinator: Juan Vegega, Ron Crigger
    Location:  Francis School

June 18, 1995
    Organizers:  Freedom Festival (One in Ten)
    Coordinator: Keith Clark
    Location:  Freedom Plaza, Pennsylvania Ave. NW

June 9, 1996
    Organizers:  Freedom Festival (One in Ten)
    Coordinator: Brent Beemer
    Location:  Freedom Plaza, Pennsylvania Ave. NW

June 8, 1997
    Organizers:  Capital Pride
    Coordinator:
    Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW: 9 to 13th Sts. NW

June 7, 1998
    Organizers:  Capital Pride
    Coordinator:
    Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 9th and 13th Streets

June 13, 1999
    Organizers:  Capital Pride Inc
    Coordinator: David Andrews
    Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 9th Streets

June 11, 2000
    Organizers:  Whitman-Walker Clinic
    Coordinator: Robert York
    Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 4th and 7th Streets

June 10, 2001
    Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
    Coordinator: Robert York
    Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 9, 2002
    Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
    Coordinator: Robert York
    Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 8, 2003
   Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
   Coordinator: Robert York
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 13, 2004
   Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
   Coordinator: Robert York
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 12, 2005
   Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
   Coordinator: Robert York
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 11, 2006
   Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 10, 2007
   Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 15, 2008
   Organizers: Whitman-Walker Clinic
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 14, 2009
   Organizers: Capital Pride Alliance, Inc.
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 13, 2010
   Organizers: Capital Pride Alliance, Inc.
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 12, 2011
   Organizers: Capital Pride Alliance, Inc.
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

June 10, 2012
   Organizers: Capital Pride Alliance, Inc.
   Coordinator:
   Location:  Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd and 7th Streets

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