2017 Honolulu Pride™ Parade + Festival, held Saturday, October 21, was the culmination of two weeks of events for Hawaii’s LGBTQ+ community and our allies. Thank you to everyone who helped make it one of the best Prides ever! 

Honolulu Pride™ Official 2017 Pride Guide

View or download the Official Pride Guide for 2017 Honolulu Pride™ Parade & Festival.  Get all the info on parade contingents, festival entertainers, community and sponsors’ booths and more.


rainbowscircleRainbows Over Waikiki

More than 150 rainbow banners brightened Waikiki for two weeks leading up to the parade and festival. Thank you to our Rainbows Over Waikiki sponsors including businesses, community groups, families and individuals!

“Honolulu Pride™…helping us to realize the true meaning of aloha.”

Read special messages from Hawaii Gov. David Ige and Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell celebrating the LGBTQ+ community, the LGBT Legacy Foundation and Honolulu Pride™.


Celebrate the Rainbow: Events for Hawaii’s Diverse LGBTQ+ Community

Official Black and White Parties, performing arts events, educational panels and discussions, fun fundraiser, pool parties, and more. This year’s Pride had something for everyone. Visit the Official Pride Events Page to see more.

Programs for LGTQ+ Youth, their Families, Friends and Allies

More than 700 youth participated in our programs designed for younger LGBTQ+ people including a Dance Class by world famous dancer Mark Kanemura, a talk story session with parents of LGBTQ kids, events for National Coming Out Day, a performance by Kimberly Dark, the Pride Cheerleading Association’s workshop and more.

Honolulu Pride™ — Hawaii’s most colorful parade!

With more than 20,000 parade viewers, 60 parade entrants, 115 moving units and 1,500 participants, the Honolulu Pride Parade gets bigger and more festive every year.  Take a look at photos in the Star Advertiser / TGIF.


Great entertainment at the Pride Festival

Fabulous live music, drag and burlesque performers, amazing DJs, inspiring speeches…the festival brought it all together. For the full line up, click here.

More than 3,000 festival revelers at Diamond Head Greens

Enjoy these pics by Kelli With An Eye Photography of some of the more than 3,000 revelers at the 2017 Honolulu Pride™ Festival, our largest and most diverse festival ever.

A Special Thank You to All Our Sponsors…

…especially our Visionary Sponsors Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand, Alaska Airlines, Sheraton Waikiki and Hawaiian Airlines. Our 2017 sponsors helped make this year’s parade and festival possible, standing with Honolulu’s LGBTQ+ community to celebrate diversity, inclusion and aloha. Thank you!