Pride Events

All-original pictures captured by Metro Weekly's photographers

June 18, 2015

Capital Pride Festival 2015

Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.

June 18, 2015

A Banner Pride

Organizations displaying their Capital Pride in Washington, D.C.

June 17, 2015

Capital Pride Parade 2015

Dupont Circle to 14th Street NW, Washington, D.C.

June 17, 2015

BYT and Capital Pride's Flashback

Arena Stage

June 14, 2015

2015 Capital Pride Parade -- First Look

First photos from Washington's biggest ever Pride Parade

June 13, 2015

Pride In The Sky

The Official Capital Pride Women's Party

June 5, 2015

Capital Pride Heroes Gala

Carnegie Library

May 29, 2015

Black Pride 2015

Cultural Arts and Wellness Festival, Francis-Stevens Educational Campus, Washington, DC

May 20, 2015

Capital Trans Pride 2015

The Reeves Municipal Center

January 29, 2015

3rd Annual Pride Reveal

Malmaison

October 10, 2014

NOVA Pride Festival

Bull Run Special Events Center, Centreville, Virginia

June 19, 2014

Baltimore Pride 2014

Charles Street and Mount Royal Avenues, Baltimore, MD

June 12, 2014

Capital Pride Festival 2014

Pennsylvania Ave, Washington, D.C.

June 11, 2014

Capital Pride Parade 2014

Dupont Circle, 17th, P and 14th Streets NW, Washington, DC

June 11, 2014

DC Latino Pride's La Fiesta

Town Danceboutique

June 11, 2014

Blast Off! Official Capital Pride Opening Party

Dock 5 Union Market

June 1, 2014

Capital Pride Heroes Reception

Artisphere

May 30, 2014

The Wet Dream Mega Party

Echostage

May 29, 2014

DC Black Pride Cultural Arts and Health & Wellness Festival

Francis-Stevens Educational Campus

May 28, 2014

Black Pride Women's Party

The Howard Theatre

June 11, 2013

Capital Pride Festival 2013

Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC

June 10, 2013

Capital Pride Parade 2013

Dupont Circle and 17th Street areas of Washington, DC

June 2, 2013

Capital TransPride

National City Christian Church

July 5, 2012

Baltimore Pride Block Party

Mount Vernon, Charles and Eager Streets

July 5, 2012

Baltimore Pride Parade

Mount Vernon, Charles and Eager Streets

June 11, 2012

Capital Pride Festival 2012

Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

June 10, 2012

DC Capital Pride Parade 2012

Dupont Circle, 17th Street and P Street

May 31, 2012

DC Black Pride Health & Wellness Expo

Francis-Stevens School

May 31, 2012

DC Black Pride Opening Reception

Hyatt Regency

May 6, 2012

Youth Pride Day 2012

Dupont Circle

June 23, 2011

Baltimore Pride 2011

Mount Vernon, Charles and Eager Streets

June 17, 2011

2011 Capital Pride Parade

P Street, Dupont Circle and 17th Street NW

June 17, 2011

2011 Capital Pride Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

June 16, 2011

Capital Trans-Pride

MCC-DC

June 16, 2011

Latino Pride

Town Danceboutique

June 2, 2011

DC Black Pride Opening Reception

Hamilton Crowne Plaza

May 5, 2011

Youth Pride Day 2011

Dupont Circle

August 12, 2010

Chesapeake Pride Festival

Mayo Beach Park

July 1, 2010

Pride of Pets Dog Show

Presented by Pets-DC

June 24, 2010

Baltimore Pride Parade and Street Festival

Baltimore Pride

June 18, 2010

The 2010 Capital Pride Parade

Dupont Circle to Logan Circle, 17th Street, and P Street, Washington, D.C.

June 18, 2010

The 2010 Capital Pride Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

June 17, 2010

Trans Pride

The Madison Hotel

June 17, 2010

Capital Pride 35th Anniversary Party

Zentan Restaurant / Donovan House Hotel

June 17, 2010

Capital Pride Heroes & Endgendered Spirit Awards

The Madison Hotel

June 17, 2010

Capital Pride's Official Closing Party

Washington Hilton Hotel

June 10, 2010

DC Black Pride Opening Reception and Awards

Hamilton Crowne Plaza

June 10, 2010

DC Black Pride Festival

Washington Convention Center

May 13, 2010

Capital Pride Kick-Off Party

The Madison Hotel

May 6, 2010

Youth Pride Day

P Street Beach

June 25, 2009

Baltimore Pride Parade and Block Party 2009

Charles and Eager Streets

June 18, 2009

Capital Pride's Pride After Dark: The Last Dance

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

June 18, 2009

Capital Pride's Transgender Pride

The Madison, a Loews Hotel

June 18, 2009

2009 Capital Pride Parade

Dupont Circle, 17th Street and P Street in Downtown Washington, DC

June 18, 2009

2009 Capital Pride Festival

Pennsylvnia Avenue between 3rd & 7th Streets, NW, Downtown, Washington, DC

June 11, 2009

Capital Pride Heroes Reception

The Madison, a Loews Hotel

June 4, 2009

DC Black Pride Fashion Show

Renaissance M Street Hotel

June 4, 2009

DC Black Pride Festival

Love Nightclub

June 4, 2009

DC Black Pride 70s Pure Love Party

Renaissance M Street Hotel

April 30, 2009

Youth Pride Day

P Street Beach, Dupont Circle

July 31, 2008

Chesapeake Pride Festival

Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds

June 19, 2008

The 2008 Capital Pride Parade

Dupont Circle / 17th Street / New Hampshire Ave. / P Street NW

June 19, 2008

2008 Capital Pride Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue

May 29, 2008

DC Black Pride Festival 2008

Francis Field

May 8, 2008

Youth Pride Day 2008

P Street Beach Park

August 30, 2007

Chesapeake Pride Festival 2007

Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds in Crownsville, MD

June 21, 2007

14th annual Pride of Pets pageant

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC

June 14, 2007

2007 Capital Pride Parade

Dupont, Logan and 17th Street in Washington, DC

June 14, 2007

2007 Capital Pride Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue in Downtown Washington, DC

May 31, 2007

D.C. Black Pride President's Reception

Renaissance M Street Hotel

May 31, 2007

Trade in Black

The Official D.C. Black Pride Unity Dance. Fur Nightclub.

May 31, 2007

D.C. Black Pride Festival

D.C. Convention Center

May 3, 2007

Youth Pride Day 2007

Rock Creek Park at 22nd and P Streets, NW DC

November 30, 2006

D.C. Black Pride Fall Harvest Reception

HRC Action Center and Store

June 15, 2006

2006 Capital Pride Parade

Dupont Circle area, Washington, DC

June 15, 2006

2006 Capital Pride Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC

June 1, 2006

Fun in the Sun: 2006 D.C. Black Pride Festival

Old Convention Center Site, 9th & H Streets NW

June 1, 2006

Red Hott

2006 D.C. Black Pride Nightlife, 9:30 Nightclub

June 1, 2006

Fever: 2006 D.C. Black Pride Nightlife

Republic Gardens

May 4, 2006

Youth Pride Day

Rock Creek Park

June 16, 2005

Capital Pride Parade 2005

Dupont Circle, 17th Street NW and P Street NW

June 16, 2005

Capital Pride Street Festival 2005

Pennsylvania Avenue

June 16, 2005

Capital Pride Heroes Reception

The Wilson Building

June 9, 2005

Youth Pride Day

Saturday, June 4, 2005

June 2, 2005

DC Black Pride Festival

Washington Convention Center (with singer Tweet)

June 2, 2005

Crystal Awards Ceremony and VIP Reception

City Museum of Washington

June 2, 2005

Some Kind of Sexy Women's Party

DC Black Pride - Pink at Alero Nightclub

June 2, 2005

Body Heat Strictly Hip Hop Xplosion

DC Black Pride - 9:30 Club (with Doug E Fresh)

June 2, 2005

Reality: The Sequel

DC Black Pride - Dream Nightclub

April 28, 2005

Youth Pride Infatuation Dance

Nation

June 17, 2004

Dyke March

Dupont Circle and Beyond

June 17, 2004

2004 Capital Pride Parade

Dupont Circle, Washington D.C.

June 17, 2004

2004 Capital Pride Street Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C.

June 3, 2004

D.C. Black Pride Festival

D.C. Convention Center

April 29, 2004

Youth Pride Day 2004

Rock Creek Park at 23rd & P Streets

June 12, 2003

Pride Parade (with Bonus Scene pics)

Dupont on P Street and 17th Street

June 12, 2003

Capital Pride Festival (with Bonus Scene pics)

Downtown Washington, DC on Pennsylvania Avenue.

May 29, 2003

Faces of Black Pride (with Bonus Scene pics)

D.C. Black Lesbian and Gay Pride Day 2003. Washington Convention Center

April 17, 2003

Youth Pride Day

P Street Park

June 13, 2002

Dynamic Dykes

Annual Dyke March. Dupont Circle.

June 13, 2002

Parade of Pride

D.C. Capital Pride Parade. Dupont Circle to 17th Street, NW.

June 13, 2002

Capital Celebration

D.C. Capital Pride Festival. Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.

June 13, 2002

Capital Celebration

(bonus pics)

June 13, 2002

Parade of Pride

(bonus pics)

May 30, 2002

Days of Pride

Black Lesbian & Gay Pride Weekend. Washington Convention Center, Edge/Wet, Chaos.

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