June 23 and 24, 2012

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride

29th

Proud Heritage, Powerful Future

June 26-27, 1999

1999 SF Pride Event Poster
Name of Event: San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration & Parade
Celebration Site: Civic Center
Parade Route: Market St. (Beale to 5th)
Temp: 72°
Crowd Estimate: 850,000
Board President: Calvin Gipson
Executive Director: Teddy Witherington
Mayoral Proclamation: Mayor Willie Brown
Chronicle Cover: Taking Parade in Stride
1st to Appear: Bay Area American Indian Two Spirits
Amount Donated to the Community: $56,995
Focus Signature Event: Official reception at City Hall during event. Main Stage headliner: Joan Baez. First year of API Stage at event. Moment of Silence on Parade Route.
City Grants: $67,700
Economic Impact: $103,000,000
Grand Marshals: Individual: Harry Hay
Organization: PFLAG