Please read each item below. By clicking the SEND APPLICATION button below you indicate you have read, understand, and agree to the terms and conditions listed below. If you have any questions contact San Diego LGBT Pride.
Forward Motion: All contingents are required to maintain a continuous forward motion during the parade. No stopping unless directed by SDPride staff. All performances or maneuvers must be "on the move". NO GAPS between parade units of more than 20 feet.
Throwing From Your Motorcycle: Parade participants may not throw any item or items from their motorcycle. NOTE: A warning will be given and if it continues you may be pulled from the parade; entry fees will not be refunded or returned.
Nudity and obscenity: Nudity & obscenity will not be permitted as defined by California State Code, title 17.04.480. It is against the law to appear nude in public or to be exposed in a manner determined to be lewd, lascivious, and/or obscene, ordinance SDMC 56.53(c). Violators of these laws will be barred from participating in the San Diego LGBT Pride Parade and could be subject to citation or arrest from the San Diego Police Department.
Drugs & Alcohol: It is illegal to possess or consume alcohol or drugs while participating on City of San Diego streets, ordinance SDMC 56.54(a). Any illegal behaviors and/or violations of the law will not be tolerated in the SDPride Parade staging, route, and dispersal area. You will be responsible for any fines, fees, arrests, injury, or imprisonment that may occur if you break these or any other laws. In addition, violations will be immediate cause for dismissal from the parade. Please discourage your participants from consuming any alcohol or drugs prior to or during the parade.
Vehicle Breakdown: Towing charges for any unit that becomes disabled and/or delays the Parade will be at the applicant’s expense.
Hold Harmless/Indemnity: All applicants are responsible for any and all acts and/or omissions on their part, or on the part of their agents, volunteers and/or employees that may result in injury or damage to themselves their agents, employees, or to third parties. Applicant specifically agrees to indemnify and to hold SD Pride and its agents, volunteers, and employees free and harmless and to defend it from any and all claims arising out of such acts or omissions.
Insurance & Driver’s License: Each vehicle that enters the parade line up area and/or participates in the parade must have liability insurance, and the driver must have a valid driver’s license, copies of which must be submitted with this application.
Removal of Participants: SDPride reserves the right to remove any persons or unit from the pre-parade staging area or parade that, in SDPride’s opinion is offensive, a hindrance to the progress of the parade, places other participants in danger or violates any regulation of this application.
Right to Publish: SDPride reserves the right to publish this signed agreement, in whole or in part, in support and pursuit of its aims, goals, and purposes.
By clicking the SEND APPLICATION button below you confirm that you have read, understand and agree to the above procedures and guidelines and that you understand that violation of any regulation is cause for removal from the parade.