Sydney WorldPride, which ran for 17 days and concluded on March 5, incorporated Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with over 300 events. While people are still relishing the memories of this World Pride, Washington DC is getting ready for WorldPride 2025. 2025 will mark 50 years of Pride in Washington, DC, and Washington DC is ready to celebrate this momentous occasion with the world! WorldPride DC 2025 will feature a vibrant and innovative variety of events and cultural programs. From music to film, from the National Mall to Embassy Row, you will experience the world through Washington’s multi-faceted and multi-cultural community. Get ready for a historic march from Lincoln Memorial to the Capitol Building, in the footsteps of Martin Luther King Jr and the millions of others who have demanded equality for all.

WorldPride DC 2025 will partner with InterPride to honor International Community Heroes with a dazzling red-carpet gala at the world-renowned Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. The parade will feature brilliantly lit boats yachts and ferries along the Potomac River. InterPride members enjoy a special reception including dancing, food, and music aboard the pride flagship The Odyssey DC. You will see thousands of businesses, homes, and landmarks displaying pride flags.