2018 UW Pride Events this weekend in Seattle!

Just a reminder that we have a couple more events organized for this year’s Seattle Pride Festivities this weekend. Please add yourself to each Facebook Event to be alerted with updates.

Friday, June 22 5PM | Seattle Trans* Pride Parade @ Capitol Hill  Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/434952470299712/

We will be participating in Seattle Trans* Pride on the evening of Friday, June 22 in Capitol Hill. We will be gathering at the north side of Seattle Central College, toward the voting drop box, then walking over to Cal Anderson Park for the start of the parade, which kicks off at 6:00p.m. Following the parade, we will have a booth in the south side of the park, toward Bobby Morris Playfield.

Sunday, June 24 1:00PM | Seattle Pride Parade | March with UW  Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1712234925562543/

On Sunday, June 24, all University of Washington students, faculty, staff, and alumni, from all campuses, are invited to come MARCH with their fellow Huskies at the Seattle Pride Parade. LGBTQ or Ally, all are welcome!

Help us reach 500 RSVPs for the march!

When: Sunday, June 24, 1:00. We are contingent 156 in the parade. We’ll be staging from 1:00 to 1:45 on Fourth Avenue, along James Street.

Where: 4th Ave and James St., Downtown Seattle. If you have any trouble finding us, ask a Parade volunteer.

What to wear: Husky Gear, Pride Apparel, Rainbows, Drag, Purple, just be colorful and have fun with it!

We will be handing out thousands of Husky Pride stickers.

We will be marching alongside UW Medicine, who will also have a booth at PrideFest at Seattle Center. The parade route is 1.75 miles long so please remember to bring water and wear sunscreen.

Please share this announcement and bring a friend or two! Questions:  Wanjiku Gitahi (wanjiku@uw.edu) or QFSA Leaders (QFSALeaders@uw.edu)

Pride with UW is organized by the UW Q Faculty, Staff and Allies Affinity Group (QFSA), the Q Center, The Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity, and staff at UW Medicine.

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