2018 PRIDE FESTIVAL
Friday, June 15th – 4pm-11pm
Saturday, June 16th – 11am-8pm
Pride Festival Road Closures
Wednesday, June 13th – 8am – Sunday, June 17th – 11am
Washington Blvd (btwn Broad and Main)
Thursday, June 14th – 9am – Sunday, June 17th – 11am
Town St/Rich St. Bridge/Rich St (btwn Belle St and Ludlow St)
Main St (btwn S. Civic Center Dr and Ludlow) with Waterford Towers Condos access
Thursday, June 14th – 6pm – Sunday, June 17th – 11am
Civic Center Drive/Second St – (btwn Town and Noble – with access to 250 Civic Center
NOTE: S. Civic Center Drive from Broad to Town will not officially be closed by Pride Festival Permit HOWEVER….City will mark this as “Local Traffic Only on Thursday 9am and will officially CLOSE on Friday at 3pm through duration of the Festival.
Columbus Pride Parade Road Closures – Saturday, June 16th
The Stonewall Columbus Pride Parade will commence from Goodale St. and High St. at 10:30am and proceed south on High St and then head west on Broad St. to arrive at Genoa Park area at ~12:30- 1pm. Floats will proceed straight (west) down Broad St. and turn left to exit or park (Pride permit needed). We expect the end of the parade to reach Genoa Park no later than 2pm. Columbus Police will close and open affected roads as necessary to accommodate parade route as per Parade Permit.
The Parade-lineup will be from 7am-10:30am and will be staged on High St between 5th Ave and Goodale St. We expect the road closures in the staging area (only) to last until ~1pm.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to increased security of the parade and festival this year, cars parked in unauthorized areas will be towed. Please pay close attention to parking signs posted.
We are making every effort to minimize the impact to your community.
Stonewall Columbus and Columbus Pride 2018 thank you for your consideration, your generosity and your cooperation. The Pride Festival could not take place without the continued support of the residents and businesses of Columbus. Thank you!