2022 River City Pride parade is on for Sunday, Nov. 20

Date honors memory of transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla.River City Pride, in coordination with the City of Jacksonville, rescheduled its Pride parade after the original October date was postponed due to Hurricane Ian.

The parade will begin at 2 p.m. on Nov. 20, 2022 — a day that also honors the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence: Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR).

“We are very excited about the city working with us to successfully get the reschedule planned for that day because now our 2022 Pride parade will be taking place on Transgender Day of Remembrance,” Travis Guthrie, President of River City Pride, said.

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Hundreds of organizations and community members are expected to show up and show off their pride and support in Riverside. The one-day event will kick off with a parade from Willow Branch Park through Riverside to Five Points.

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This year’s theme is “Be Loud, Be Proud.”

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More information will be released closer to the parade. Click here to read more about the significance of Transgender Day of Remembrance.


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Carianne Luter is a social media producer for News4Jax and has worked at Channel 4 since December 2015. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a communication degree.