Twin Cities Pride Festival


The 2020 Twin Cities Pride Celebration starts June 21 at Como Park in St. Paul with the Pride Family Fun Day from 11 am - 2 pm and ends with the Pride Festival and Parade on June 27-28 in Loring Park in Minneapolis. The festival features over 400 exhibitors, 4 stages with music and entertainment, 40 food and beverage booths, and 400,000+ visitors in this free celebration of the LGBTQ community.

Music and entertainment will be featured across Loring Stage, Stonewall Stage, Power to the People Stage, Rainbow Stage, Beer Garden Dance Tent and North Star Gay Rodeo Association Dance Tent in Loring Park. See detailed schedule at: ASL interpretation offered at most stages.

Pride in Concert begins at 5 pm on Saturday. Fireworks to follow the show around 10 pm.

The Annual Rainbow Run 5K Presented by United Health Group is on Sunday, June 28, beginning at 9:30 am. Participants start at Boom Island and end near Loring Park. Participants must maintain a minimum 16:00 minute per mile pace. The route must be cleared by 10:30 am for the Ashley Rukes Pride Parade.

The 2020 Ashley Rukes Pride Parade will be held on Sunday, June 28, beginning at 11 am along Hennepin Avenue in Downtown Minneapolis. The Parade route starts at 3rd St and 2nd Ave and ends at Loring Park..


  • Sunday, June 21, 2020
  • Monday, June 22, 2020
  • Tuesday, June 23, 2020
  • Wednesday, June 24, 2020
  • Thursday, June 25, 2020
  • Friday, June 26, 2020
  • Saturday, June 27, 2020
  • Sunday, June 28, 2020


The Pride Family Picnic is free for everyone. The Pride Festival and Ashley Rukes Pride Parade are also free to attend. For rates on other activities during Pride, please check our website at

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