You won’t want to miss this year’s Queens Pride Parade & Festival, taking place on Sunday, June 5, 2016. The Pride Parade NYC will be held in Jackson Heights, in Queens, New York. This year the festival celebrates over two decades of the fight for social justice, visibility and the celebration of this vibrant community.
More about the 2016 NYC Pride Parade
The 2016 NYC Pride Parade will begin at 37th Avenue, travelling along 89th Street to 75th Street. The parade begins at noon and spectators can head to the spectator stand at 37th Avenue, just between 79th and 80th Streets. The Grand Marshal for the parade will be announced soon.
As for the festival, the Club Evolution and Queens Pride stages will provide plenty of entertainment throughout the afternoon, along 75th Street and 37th Road. The entertainment will start at 1:30 p.m. and carry on until 6:00 p.m. Food, vendors, social and community group booths, and informative business booths will all be found around the festival site.
The stages at this year’s festival promise to be jam packed with amazing talent that reflect the diversity of the community. There will be everything from dance groups and singers to drag acts, comedians and lots more.
Stay with Us During the Festival
If you want to stay in hotels near LGA during the event, book your stay at the Courtyard New York LaGuardia Airport Hotel. With nearly 300 guest rooms and complimentary airport shuttle, the Courtyard LaGuardia is well-located for your stay during the festival. After a fun day out, come and relax on our sundeck or have a dip in the outdoor pool.
We’re sure you will enjoy our top-notch offerings and world-class service during your stay.