Information from the Streets Department and the Partnership for Downtown:
PrideFest 2013 is happening this Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30 at Soldiers' Memorial.
On Sunday, the Pride 5K begins at 7 am, followed by the Pride Parade at 11 am. The Pride Parade will begin at Market and 8th Street, and will travel west to 18th Street for full disbandment. All race/parade street closures will be on Sunday.
Market closed from Broadway to 18th Street, starting at 6 am
7th Street closed from Walnut to Chestnut, starting at 6 am
8th Street closed from Chestnut to Walnut, starting at 6 am
**All side streets leading into Market from Chestnut on the North and from Clark and/or Walnut on the South will be closed, starting at 6 am**
The exact closure times of some streets will be contingent on police direction that morning. Streets are scheduled to reopen by 3 pm Sunday.
5K Race Closures
The Pride 5k will do a continuous loop around Soldiers' Memorial, starting at Pine & 15th Street; to Pine & Tucker; to Tucker & Market; to Market & 17th Street; back to Pine to complete the loop.
Pine closed from Tucker to 18th, 6 - 8:30 am
**Additional closures for the 5k will be side streets leading into Pine from Olive, between Tucker and 17th Street**
Tucker will be closed starting at 6 am from Olive to Clark and will reopen after the 5K contingent upon crowd size and police discretion.