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San Diego Pride

Be the first to know about SD Pride events all year with text reminders

Get text alerts on San Diego Pride events all year.

Last year San Diego Pride brought record-breaking crowds out to special events, parties and ultimately the Pride parade. There was a lot going on and sometimes it can be hard to keep up with everything 365 days a year. 

So Hale Media is making it a little easier to be the first to know about all-things Pride through year-round text alerts. 

It's time to nominate someone for a San Diego Spirit of Stonewall Award

It took great courage to stand up against the violence and hate that rocked the Stonewall Inn on the evening of June 28, 1969. Gay men and women, trans folks and drag queens fought back against a police raid on the popular New York bar that night. 

Newest SD Pride executive director resigns, Fernando Lopez poised to take over

Fernando Lopez will more than likely step in as interim executive director of San Diego Pride.

San Diego Gay and Lesbian News has learned that the new executive director of San Diego Pride, Eric Heinritz (pictured left),  has resigned and current Director of Operations, Fernando Lopez Jr. will more than likely be the interim executive director, eventually taking over the role officially. 

There is no formal word as to why Heinritz is stepping down. 

Pride Community Advisory Council meets for second time

his team was assembled in 2016 after then Executive Director Stephen Whitburn was let go.

Tonight marks the second time the Pride Community Advisory Council will meet to represent the community. This team was assembled in 2016 after then Executive Director Stephen Whitburn was let go, prompting many in the community to ask for representation.

The Advisory Board’s first meeting drew representatives from almost every major LGBT organization.