A map of the parade route and street closures for the 2022 Iowa City Pride parade and festival in Downtown Iowa City.

The City has announced road closures for the Iowa City Pride festival and parade on Saturday, June 18, 2022.

Road closures will begin at 6 a.m. Saturday to allow festival vendors to set up. The following roads will be closed: 

  • Linn Street from Iowa Avenue to the Linn Street alley just north of the Iowa City Public Library.
  • Washington Street from Dubuque to Linn streets.

On-street parking will not be allowed on these streets starting at 6 a.m. until the festival has concluded, which will be late Saturday night.


The Pride parade will begin at noon at College Green Park, and will use the following route:

  • North on Johnson Street, starting at College Green Park
  • West on Iowa Avenue
  • South on Dubuque Street
  • East on Washington Street
  • South on Linn Street
  • East on College Street, ending at College Green Park

On-street parking along the parade route will not be allowed from 6 a.m. Saturday until after the parade ends, around 1 p.m. 

For more information about Iowa City Pride, the festival, and the parade, visit iowacitypride.org


Date of publication

Tuesday, June 14, 2022