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2018 Wilton Manors Stonewall Pride Parade & Festival

Gay and Lesbian, Parade

For the 19th consecutive year, the City of Wilton Manors will host the largest LGBTQ pride event in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. Commemorating the Stonewall Riots of 1969, the Stonewall Pride Parade & Festival draws more than 35,000 festival goers from all across the U.S. The marketplace will open at 4 p.m. and feature various vendors, exhibitors and food trucks. Then at 5 p.m., the much-anticipated Stonewall Pride Parade will travel down Wilton Drive, led by this yearís Grand Marshal, Chuck Panozzo, bassist and co-founder of the band Styx and activist for AIDS awareness and gay rights. Following the parade, live performances will take place until 11 p.m.