June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride

23rd

Year of the Queer

June 27, 1993

1993 San Francisco Lesbian and Gay Freedom Day Pride Guide Cover
Name of Event: San Francisco Lesbian & Gay Freedom Day
Celebration Site: The Embarcadero from Broadway to Howard Streets
Parade Route: East on Market St. from Grove to Spear
Temp: 67°
Crowd Estimate: Unknown
Board Co-Chairs: Greg Taylor and Marsha H. Levine
Mayoral Proclamation: Yes
1st to Appear:  
Major Events:
  • March on Washington (April 25, 1993)
  • Controversy over use of "queer" in theme.
City Grants: $70,000
Economic Impact: Unknown
Grand Marshals:  
1993 Lesbian and Gay Freedom Day Parade Route

From the 1993 Pride Guide: Old Lesbians March on Washington

Old Lesbians March on Washington

From the 1993 Pride Guide: Stonewall: A Transgender Riot

Stonewall A Transgender Riot

From the 1993 Pride Guide: AIDS Timeline

AIDS Timeline 1980-1993 AIDS Timeline