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Chicago Gay Pride 2022: Everything you need to know

Celebrate Chicago Pride with LGBTQ festivals, events and parties in June.

Emma Krupp
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Emma Krupp

After a two-year pandemic hiatus, the Chicago Pride Parade returns to Uptown and Lakeview streets this June to cap off a month of celebrations in honor of the city's thriving LGBTQ+ community. Looking for even more ways to celebrate Pride in Chicago? From annual LGTBQ+ Pride events like Pride Fest and Pride in the Park to meet-ups at the best Chicago gay bars and drag brunches, you'll find plenty of avenues for honoring queer life throughout the city, both in June and throughout the rest of the year. Take a look through our guide to Chicago Pride 2022 and get ready to party. 

When are Chicago Pride celebrations in 2022?

Chicago Pride events take place throughout the month of June.

When is the 2022 Chicago Pride Parade?

This year's Chicago Pride Parade will march through the streets of Uptown and Lakeview on June 26.

Chicago Pride 2022

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