When: July 5, August 5 & September 13
Location: The Downs at Santa Fe
The 2013 Santa Fe Pride Parade and Festival, Saturday, June 22nd, is an event you don't want to miss.
The parade steps off at 11am from Paseo de Peralta and Old Santa Fe Trail in front of the Roundhouse. Then travels down Paseo to The Railyard Park.
After that, the fun REALLY bgins as the festival kicks-off at noon featuring some of the best entertainment in Santa Fe.
One of the highlights this year will be a performance by “Bella Gigante”, newly crowned Miss Santa Fe Pride 2013.
Serving as Grand Marshalls this year are Mayor David Coss and councilors Patti Bushee, Peter Wirth, Rebecca Wurzburger, Peter Ives, and Ron Trujillo. Joining the group as Grand Marshalls will be City Attorney, Gino Zamor. Brian Egolf will be honored as well because he introduced a bill recognizing same sex marriage in the State legislature earlier this year.
Plus Honorary Grand Marshall, transgender student Damian Garcia from St. Pius High School who skipped his graduation in protest of the school’s decision to not allow him to wear the black robe worn by male students during graduation. See you there!