The Pride 5k, organized and executed by the New Hope Celebrates organization, kicked off the 15th Anniversary of PrideFest, a week-long LGBT celebration. Other events included the Rainbow Flag Unfurling, Lipstick Monday, a “Navigating Relationships” talk, Pride Trivia, Pride Social @ Ferry Market, a documentary screening, and more. The keystone event is the Pride Parade.
Runners from ages 6 to 70 participated in the inaugural 5K event. Congratulations to Andrew Conklin, the overall 5k winner with a time of 19:59, and Michelle Barbarasch, the ladies’ winner with a time of 22:20.