June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride


Honor Our Past,
Secure Our Future

June 15, 1985

1985 Lesbian and Gay Freedom Day Program Guide
Name of Event: International Lesbian & Gay Freedom Day
Celebration Site: Civic Center
Parade Route: Along Market St. from Spear to Grove/8th St.
Temp: 79°
Crowd Estimate: 350,000
Board Co-Chairs: Barbara Cameron and Konstantin Berlandt
Mayoral Proclamation: Mayor Dianne Feinstein
Chronicle Cover: "Gay Freedom Day - A Great Celebration"
Examiner Cover: "Bi-City's Gays in Six Hour Celebration of Life"
1st to Appear: 1st US Senator to speak at a gay celebration: Sen. Alan Cranston
Focus Signature Event: Simon Bolivar Statue Blocks UN Plaza street entrance. Floats now go down Grove Street to Civic Center.
City Grants: $20,700
Economic Impact: Unknown
Grand Marshals:  

A Dedication to Bobbi Campbell

A Dedication to Bobbi Campbell