From: Wednesday, Jun 12th, 2019
To: Sunday, Jun 23rd, 2019
St. Pete Pride 2019
St. Pete Pride Tampa festival draws around 100,000 marchers to the parade in downtown St. Petersburg’s Historic Grand Central District, as well as hundreds of thousands of visitors enjoying the area’s clubs and beaches.
The parade has been moved to nighttime rather than its usual mid-day launch, giving attendees a relief from the heat and giving visitors more time to relax at BBQs, tailgates and parties during the day.
Taste of Pride
Taste of Pride is an event for the foodie, the beer connoisseur and the art enthusiast. This isn’t your standard Taste event, with a wide variety of options to overjoy your palate. Friends and supporters will gather to the gorgeous Coliseum to celebrate Pride through a unique culinary experience that offers something for everyone.Guests will also enjoy live entertainment and can get groovy on the dance floor.
Fri. 6/21, Concert
June 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The SP2 Concert will be held Friday, June 21, 2019 in St Pete beginning at 7:00pm. SP2 Concert is a fundraising event to assist in funding various Tampa Bay community organizations. A mix of various bands and local singers will warm up the crowd.
Sat. 6/22, Parade
June 22 @ 2:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The LGBT Pride Parade will be held Saturday, June 22, 2019 in St Pete. The Saturday Party begins at 2pm, with the Parade kicking off at 7:15pm. Imagine 5,000 people swishing and sauntering along Downtown St Pete’s Bayshore Dr in a dazzling array of sequins, beads, leathers and feathers to celebrate the power and beauty of diversity, with more than 200,000 people cheering them on. The 17th St Pete Pride Parade promises to continue to show the state all the beautiful colors of our diverse community, and be a fabulous opportunity for unbridled self-expression and love.
Sun. 6/23, Festival
June 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
The St Pete Pride Festival will be held Sunday, June 23,2019 in St Pete beginning at 11am and ending at 5pm. Expected to draw more than 50,000. The St Pete Pride Street Festival will again be the largest community event of the season as festival goers come together to make history while enjoying a day of live performances and entertainment, community booths, art and fantastic food in paradise. Organisers will ensure that there’s something for everyone.
The LGBTI area of the St Petersburg Municipal Beach on Sunset Beachis an essential. The long, pristine stretch of white sand is particularly popular on weekend afternoons as clubbers recover with a sun bathe and a refreshing dip. The city’s facilities include showers and toilets.
Here are the hotels we recommend that have good reviews and keep you close to all the action
Gay Map of St.Pete, Tampa, Florida
Arguably the largest and most popular gay destination on Florida’s Gulf Coast, the St. Petersburg region has a good mix of gay nightspots. The highest concentration is just west of downtown in the Grand Central District, but there are others in the beach communities and nearby cities of Clearwater and Dunedin. A mixture of artists, hipsters, visionaries, LGBTIs have reinvented St Pete and the balmy Florida air gives even the city’s oldest citizens a youthful vigor. booking.com our hotel partner .
Video Of The St Pete Pride Festival
Florida’s Largest Pride – St. Pete Pride
Recommended Hotels in St. Petersburg
Arguably the largest and most popular gay destination on Florida’s Gulf Coast, the St. Petersburg region has a good mix of gay nightspots
4 Star The grand-dame
Located along the Tampa Bay coast, thishotel features an on-site spa and heated pools. The Chihuly Collection glass sculpture museum and Museum of Fine Arts are 5 minutes’ walk away.
3 Star, Luxury
Located in Saint Petersburg city centre, this boutique hotel features an on-site restaurant and heated outdoor pool with a poolside bar, and free WiFi. A small refrigerator, microwave, and cable TV are featured in all rooms
Hampton Inn & Suites
3 Star – Great Amenities
A 2-minute walk from the waterfront and the Museum of Fine Arts, this hotel features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. It offers spacious, air-conditioned rooms with cable TV. All guest rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, & coffee maker
Courtyard by Marriott
3 Star – Perfect Location
This hotel is located in Saint Petersburg city centre, only 900 m from North Shore beach. Free WiFi access and an indoor swimming pool are featured at the property. A cable TV, a desk, and a small refrigerator are included in all rooms