Thank you, 2023 Parade Judges!
Sister Merry Peter, Ben “Simon” Dinglasan, Ben “Simon” Dinglasan, Donna Persona,
Kanyon Sayers-Roods, Joe Terranova

Best Overall Contingent 2023


Most Fabulous Contingents

Awarded to those contingents with great emotional content, message, or outstanding presentation.
  • AIDS Life/Cycle
  • Chinese Rainbow Network
  • Openhouse SF
  • Planned Parenthood – Northern California
  • Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi

Most Outrageous Contingents

Awarded to contingents whose presentation is unexpected, over-the-top, brilliant, and/or unique.
  • Drag Story Hour – Bay Area Chapter
  • Laura Lala-Chavez (with LYRIC)
  • Imperial Council of San Francisco
  • Honey Mahogany(with the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence)
  • San Francisco Grand Ducal Court

Absolutely Fabulous Marching Contingents

Awarded to outstanding contingents with two or more people marching.
  • Cathedral School for Boys
  • Cheer SF
  • Farmhouse Kitchen
  • Consulate of Thailand San Francisco
  • Free Mom Hugs
  • San Francisco Public Libraries

Absolutely Fabulous Musical Contingents

Awarded to outstanding contingents with live music, a chorus, or feature music as an important element.
  • Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
  • Sambaxe – Youth Art Center
  • RAHA International
  • San Francisco Community Health Center
  • San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band

Absolutely Fabulous Themed Contingents

Awarded to those contingents that best incorporated our theme: “Looking Back and Moving Forward”.
  • Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirit (BAAITS)
  • Mayor London Breed
  • Breonna McCree
  • San Francisco LGBT Center
  • Senator Scott Wiener
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