Pride Parade

(Credit: Mariam Sobh)

Two Injured When Car Drives Into Pride Parade

About 2:50 p.m. Sunday, a 60-year-old man’s vehicle crashed into the parade route in the 3700 block of North Halsted Street, police said.

06/29/2015

(Credit: Mariam Sobh)

46th Annual Pride Parade Caps Historic Week For LGBTQ Community

The parade starts at Montrose and Broadway and heads south down Halsted to Belmont and then back on to Broadway before ending at Diversey and Sheridan.

06/28/2015

One of the floats for Sunday's Pride Parade. (Credit: CBS)

Float Makers Make Final Preps Ahead Of Pride Parade

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot takes a sneak peek at some of the top secret floats.

06/27/2015

Pride Flag

Run Kicks Off City’s Pride Festivities

The Supreme Court’s historic ruling coincided with the city’s Pride festivities.

06/27/2015

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

1 Million Expected For This Weekend’s Pride Parade

Hundreds of Chicago police officers are expected to line the route on the North Side. Now, will the weather cooperate?

06/26/2015

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

Best LGBT Pride Events In Chicago

Celebrate National LGBT Month in Chicago by checking out this list of musical performances and parade information.

06/01/2015

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

Alderman Says Preliminary Results Of Survey Split On Whether Or Not To Move Pride Parade Downtown

The alderman who conducted a survey on whether the gay pride parade should be moved says he has some very preliminary results.

09/11/2014

2014 Pride Parade in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Alderman Tunney Open To Moving Pride Parade Downtown

Alderman Tom Tunney – whose 44th ward includes Boystown and the route of the Pride Parade – says he is open to the possibility of moving the parade downtown.

06/30/2014

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

City Holds First Pride Parade Since Same-Sex Marriage Legalized

Over one million people attended Sunday’s Chicago Pride Parade, according to an estimate from Chicago Police.

06/29/2014

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

Pride Parade Drawing More Spectators — And More Cops

City planners are trying to keep things from getting out of control, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

06/27/2014

City officials estimated 850,000 people attended the Chicago Pride Parade on June 24, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Seniors Reflect On Progress Made By LGBT Community

Pride Fest is this weekend in Chicago and, for some older Chicago-area residents, it’s a reminder of how much things have changed and continue to change for the gay community, reports WBBM’s Terry Keshner.

06/22/2014

Christopher Evans, 25, has been missing since the morning of the Pride Parade on June 30, 2013, when he was out with friends at Roscoe's Tavern, and ran out onto Roscoe Street. (Supplied to CBS)

Missing Loyola Student’s Body Found In Belmont Harbor

The family of a missing Loyola University student from Evergreen Park is offering a $2,500 reward for information that helps find him.

WBBM Newsradio–07/04/2013

Christopher_Evans

Police Searching For Man Who Disappeared During Pride Weekend

Chicago Police are investigating a possible sighting of a 25-year-old Evergreen Park man who disappeared near Halsted and Roscoe during Pride Weekend.

07/03/2013

2013 Pride Parade. (Credit: Michele Fiore)

Weather, Court Decisions Draw Large Crowd At Pride Parade

Great weather and the recent Supreme Court decisions supporting gay rights drew a larger crowd to an already popular Chicago event today, Pride Parade, reports WBBM’s Michele Fiore.

06/30/2013

(credit: Jonathan Mathias / www.jonathanmathias.com)

Gay Parents Reflect On Court Victories Ahead Of Pride Parade

Gay and lesbian parents are reacting to this week’s supreme court ruling, the day before the city’s pride parade, reports WBBM’s Brandis Friedman.

06/29/2013

City officials estimated 850,000 people attended the Chicago Pride Parade on June 24, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Gay Former NFL Player To Appear At Chicago Pride Parade

One of those who will be participating in Sunday’s Pride Parade in Chicago is Wade Davis, a former NFL player.

06/29/2013

Mayor Rahm Emanuel . (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM)

Emanuel: Pride Parade Time To Reflect On Work Ahead For Same-Sex Marriage

As Chicago’s Pride Parade nears on Sunday, Mayor Emanuel says it will have added significance because the Illinois legislature failed to legalize same-sex marriage. reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

06/25/2013

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

South Side Irish Parade Crackdown Could Also Result In Pride Parade Arrests

Rowdy drunks would pay through the nose if they try again to take over a South Side Irish Parade that made a family-oriented comeback last year, thanks to a crackdown approved Wednesday that could lead to a rash of arrests at the Pride Parade.

02/15/2013

City officials estimated 850,000 people attended the Chicago Pride Parade on June 24, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

850,000 Turn Out For Expanded Pride Parade

There was plenty of pride in the Uptown and Lakeview neighborhoods on Sunday, as a record crowd turned out for the annual Chicago Pride Parade.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2012

Gilbert Baker created the rainbow flag as a symbol of gay pride in 1978. (Photo courtesy Gilbert Baker)

Gay Pride Flag Creator Proud But Humble

They wave it. They wear it. They put it on their cars. It’s even on their pets. The Rainbow Flag is the symbol of the international Gay Pride movement and will be prominent fixture in Gay Pride parades and festivals this weekend across the country and in Chicago.

06/24/2012

more