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Calgary Pride Parade (2015)

September 6, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Starting at noon, come check out all our exciting floats and entries; many returning from previous years, and plenty more that are brand new! Find your spot on the sidewalk, and let us hear your loud and proud cheers!






Due to the tremendous growth of the Calgary Pride Parade, and the phenomenal support of our community, we have now outgrown Stephen Avenue on 8th Ave, and have moved the celebration to the much larger 9th Avenue; the same place where the Calgary Stampede parade occurs every year! This change will allow for bigger and better parade entries, as well as increased safety for spectators and participants.

Parade Route

The 2015 Calgary Pride Parade route will travel down 9th Avenue S, from 1st Street SE to 11th Street SW


View a map of road closures

9 Ave, between 1 St SE and 4 St SE – 7:00am to 1:30pm

Macleod Tr SE (NB), between 11 Ave SE and 7 Ave SE – 7:00am to 1:30pm

3 St SE, between 9 Ave SE and 6 Ave SE – 7:00am to 1:30pm

9 Ave, between 11 St SW and 1 St SE – 11:30am to 2:00pm

11 St SW, between 9 Ave SW and 8 Ave – 11:30am to 2:00pm

8 Ave, between 11 St SW and 9 St SW – 11:30am to 2:00pm

Rolling closures on all 9 Ave cross streets – 11:30am to 2:00pm


Volunteer Parade Marshals

Want to see the parade from the front of the crowd? Apply to be a volunteer Parade Marshal today! You’ll get some free swag, VIP access to the beer gardens when your shift is done, and an invite to an exclusive volunteer-only party! Sign up today!


2015 Parade Entries

98.5 VIRGIN Radio Alberta Human Services Alberta Liberals Alberta New Democratic Party Amnesty International Calgary Animal & Bylaw Services ARGRA ATA Local 38 LDEC ATA Pembina Hills Local #22 ATB Financial Beakerhead BeeKingdom Glass BMO Bank of Montreal BowDog Canine Specialists Calgary Arts Academy Calgary Asexuals Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse Calgary Correctional Centre (Alberta Justice and Solicitor General) Calgary Cosplay Community Calgary Fire Department Calgary Flames Calgary Humane Society Calgary Inferno Calgary Inter-Mennonite Church Calgary Kinky Kennel Club Calgary Lesbian Seniors Calgary Men’s Chorus Calgary Metro EMS Calgary Outlink Calgary Police Service Calgary Roller Derby Association Calgary Sexual Health Centre and iSMSS Calgary Social Workers for Social Justice Calgary Stampeders Calgary Transit Camp fYrefly Camp fYrefly Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion Canadian Olympic Committee Canadian Sport Institute Canwest Productions – The Taboo Naughty But Nice Show Chasin’ Tails Chinook City Roller Derby City of Calgary Public Safety Communications (9-1-1) CJAY 92 Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra Councillor Sean Chu Created Gay CTV Calgary Deborah Drever MLA Calgary- Bow Distress Centre Dykes on Bikes Education Students’ Association Fellowship of Alberta Bears First Calgary Financial Front Row Centre Players Society Funny 1060AM Global Television Goliaths/Texas Lounge Green Party of Canada Greg Clark – MLA for Calgary Elbow

Hillhurst United Church HIV Community Link & Friends HMCS Tecumseh HomeFront Society for the Prevention of Domestic Violence Hot Shop Hot Yoga Studios Hull Services Hyatt Regency Calgary Imperial Oil Jasper Pride Festival Society Jazz Aviation LP Kent Hehr Kids Help Phone Knox Presbyterian Church and Friends Liberal Party of Canada Macano Designs Matt Grant Calgary Confederation McMillan Medical Students for Gender and Sexual Diversity Miscellaneous Youth Network Mount Royal University Movember Calgary NDP Calgary Centre Norton Rose Fulbright One Love Float One Voice Chorus Peer Support Services PFLAG Calgary Queers on Campus RBC Regina/Queen City Pride Rogers Media Inc. Royal Canadian Mounted Police SAIT Students’ Association Sandra Jansen MLA Calgary – North West Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary Scotiabank Servus Credit Union Shag Hair Salon Shaw Cablesystems Shell Canada Sparrow Apparel TD Canada Trust TELUS The Backlot The Children’s Wish Foundation The SHARP Foundation TJX Canada Two Spirited Tribe U of C Harry Potter & Quidditch Club UFCW Local 401 Underdogs Rescue Unitarian Church of Calgary United Nurses of Alberta University of Calgary University of Calgary Students’ Union/Q Centre University of Calgary’s Graduate Student Association Gay-Straight Alliance Venter Construction and Solar INC WestJet Wild Rose United Church WinSport Wood’s Homes You Can Play Project


September 6, 2015
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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9th Avenue S
9th Avenue S
Calgary, Alberta Canada


Calgary Pride