YBOR CITY, Fla — The Tampa Pride 2022 Diversity Parade was held on March 26 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Ybor City. The parade went east from the corner of Nuccio Parkway and 7th Avenue, down 7th Avenue to 20th Street. Thousand upon thousands took to the streets to celebrate pride and LGBTQ+.
"I traveled from Gainsville Florida, I work at university but we only got one gay club in the city so it's nice to be around and everybody."-Melanie Rodriguez, Parade-goer
"We live in Longwood, Florida, just north of Orlando. And we came out to celebrate our pride life."-Brian Anderson/Parader-goer
"We got married in January… 2000… 3 years ago. Yeah, about three years ago. So that's a big achievement because before that, we were just domestic partnership."- Ronald Duhan/Parader-goer
ABC Action News was there live as the parade was held. Watch the whole parade here!
WATCH | Tampa Pride Diversity Parade - Part 1
WATCH | Tampa Pride Diversity Parade - Part 2