PHOTOS: Oakland Pride Parade and Celebration 2023

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Monday, September 11, 2023
  • Oakland Mayor Sheng Thao waving "hello!" to the camera at the city's pride parade.
  • ABC7's Mimi Kwan standing near the parade route before the event started.
  • ABC7 News representing at the Oakland Pride Parade 2023.
  • Oakland Congresswoman and Pride Grand Marshal Barbara Lee decked out with her rainbow pride pins on her jacket posing with ABC7's Anser Hassan and Zach Fuentes.
  • BART with its rainbow pride hat. How cute.
  • Martha Smith, pictured far right, from Montclair Presbyterian Church chatting with ABC7's Anser Hassan, middle, and Zach Fuentes, left.
  • Tracey Watkowski, ABC7/KGO-TV Vice President, posing with Anser Hassan, right, and Zach Fuentes, left.
  • Tracey Watkowski, ABC7/KGO-TV Vice President, chatting with Anser Hassan, middle, and Zach Fuentes.
  • People from Abbott representing at Oakland Pride! Their banner says, "Bring your true self everyday."
  • Aaaaw, a future astronaut. Chabot Space & Science Center in the house!
  • Pikachu is helping us celebrate pride in Oakland!
  • This red convertible looking fabulous at Oakland Pride Parade.
  • ABC7 News photographer Stefan-Stifter perfecting his shot with his friends Tracey Watkowski, Zach Fuentes and Anser Hassan on camera.
  • Karen Cox from Center of Employment Opportunity (CEO) talking with ABC7's Anser Hassan and Zach Fuentes.
  • We need a closeup on Karen Cox's amazing outfit. Isn't pretty?!
  • AC Transit off the regular roadway and on the parade route with their pride.
  • Pixar's Jessie Schroeder, middle, and Matthew Wilkerson, far right, discussing why they are marching at Oakland Pride 2023 with Zach Fuentes and Anser Hassan.
  • More of Pixar showing their spirit!
  • Members of Planned Parenthood showing their spirit!
  • Kaiser Permanente walking the parade route showing its pride.
  • Members of UCSF Benioff displaying their spirit at Oakland's pride parade.
  • The Oakland Public Library at Oakland Pride Parade!
  • Sutter Health says "hi"! Oh, look at the cute poodle!
  • Here we have people from the East Bay Stonewall Democratic Club at Oakland's festival showing their pride.
  • George Smith of the Oakland Pride Board talking with ABC7's Zach Fuentes and Anser Hassan.
  • More behind the scenes of ABC7 at the Oakland Pride Parade.
  • East Bay Mud flowing with pride since 1923, per its lovely rainbow flag.
  • Oakland Pride Board Member Val Klein, middle, with ABC7's Zach Fuentes, left, and Anser Hassan, right.
  • That's a wrap! Thank you to everyone who made Oakland Pride Parade 2023 a huge success! See you next year!
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Oakland Mayor Sheng Thao waving "hello!" to the camera at the city's pride parade.

OAKAND, Calif. (KGO) -- ABC7 is proud to partner with Oakland Pride as the official broadcast sponsor for the Oakland Pride Parade.

It was a sunny day full of love, smiles and brightness.

Hundreds of people marched from 4th Street to 21st Street and showed their spirit in rainbow colors.

Check out the photo gallery above.

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