Parking is FREE at the Pride Event

RAIN OR SHINE

NEW IN 2018

In 2018, we are changing the location of the Pride Event at the Fairgrounds.

On the left see the satellite photo of the old area and the new area locations. On the right, see a rough draft map of the new area setup.

Want to be a part of this amazing event? Follow these links below.

Do you or someone you know want to be a part of the celebration?  Everyone has something to contribute whether as a non profit or for profit vendor, as a parade marcher, as an entertainer or a volunteer.  Please reach out to us now!  Follow these links below for all the details.

Come join us and celebrate YOU!!!!

Noho Pride's Annual LGBTQ Pride Event, Northampton, MA held each May kicks off the LGBTQ Pride season in New England. Our Pride Day Celebration blasts off with a fantastic, amazing, super high energy parade filled with marching bands, religious groups, GSA's, floats, animals, motorcycles, and more! We march into the Pride festival site where the fun energy continues all day!!

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT?


  • Over 30,000 people gather for dancing, eating, shopping, learning, socializing and enjoying the freedom to celebrate who we are.
  • A family friendly atmosphere!
  • We provide a sectioned off Youth Area with lots of  creative, hands on things to do, kids and adults can have fun together! 
  • Food and beverages (beer and wine for the over 21 folks)  are available for purchase.
  • NO CHARGE for being a contingent in our parade, FREE parking at Pride event and FREE entertainment from 1:15pm to 5:00pm! 
  • Our event is driven solely by volunteers. 
  • Please consider helping as a VOLUNTEER 
  • Pride performances on stage are interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing by a crew of qualified ASL interpreters coordinated by Cat Dvar.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS



11:00 am to 05:00 pm - Fair grounds and vendor shops are open to all

11:00 am to 05:00 pm - Youth Tent Activities are open to all

12:00 pm to 01:00 pm - Noho Pride Parade begins @ Old South St & Main St

01:15 pm - Entertainment is opened with Northampton's Pride Day Proclamation present by                     Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz

01:30 pm to 05:00 pm - Entertainment schedule TBA

05:00 pm -  Noho Pride Event Closes

PRIDE EVENT DETAILS

WE PARTY ALL THE TIME