Frequently Asked Questions

CAN I BRING MY PET TO THE PARK?

Per the City of Atlanta, NO PETS are allowed in Piedmont Park during a Class A outdoor festival.   Patrons attempting to bring animals onsite are subject to ticketing by the Atlanta City Police Department. Service animals are exempt from this policy.


CAN I BRING BOTTLES, CANS AND COOLERS TO THE PARK?

Bringing beverages, coolers or food into the festival grounds is discouraged. The money generated by our onsite beverage booths goes toward keeping the Atlanta Pride Festival FREE for all attendees.  Glass bottles are prohibited on the festival grounds.  Individuals may not bring in food or beverages for distribution.  Outside alcohol in quantities deemed greater than that for personal consumption will be viewed as “intent to distribute” and confiscated.


ARE WE ALLOWED TO SET UP TENTS?

Lawn chairs and umbrellas are encouraged.  Tents are allowed in specified areas of the park, but may not be staked.  Sandbags or water weights may be used to secure tents.  Any personal effects left on the grounds overnight (including tents) will be discarded. The grills in the park are closed during the festival as well as you are not allowed to have grills in the park during the festival.


HOW CAN I GET A MARKET SPACE?

If you are interested in purchasing a market space, please note.  Please go to: Market Vendor Application


CAN AN INDIVIDUAL WALK IN THE PARADE?

Yes, individuals can walk in the parade.  For further information about Parade.


WHERE CAN I VOLUNTEER FOR PRIDE?

If you are interested in volunteering during pride or during our around the year events, sign up online to volunteer.