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Wilton Manors Stonewall Summer Pride Festival & Parade 2014

An annual GLBT celebration in Broward County, Florida



Georgie's Alibi is one of several lively gay hangouts in the heart of Wilton Manors, the site of greater Fort Lauderdale's Stonewall Summer Pride in late June

photo by Andrew Collins

Fort Lauderdale's popular Stonewall Summer Pride Festival and Parade takes place June 21 and June 22, 2014. The festival is held in the small city of Wilton Manors, which many visitors to Fort Lauderdale know as the bustling hub of Broward County's gay nightlife, retail and dining scene.

The festival, which has free admission, starts on Saturday late afternon, with performances well into the evening. The next day, Sunday, the festival takes place from noon until evening, along Wilton Drive, the community's lively commercial thoroughfare, from Five Points to Northeast 20th Street. For part of the festivals there's also a Children's Pride Park with games and family activities.

The festivities include the Stonewall Summer Pride Twilight Parade, which runs along Wilton drive at on Sunday early evening.

For more on gay travel and events in Fort Lauderdale, check local gay papers, such as Hot Spots Magazine, for details. And check out our Wilton Manors and Fort Lauderdale Gay Bars Guide, too. Also take a look at the excellent GLBT site produced by the city's official tourism organization, the Fort Lauderdale CVB.

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