WeHo PickUp and Cityline Are Hooking Up In West Hollywood for Pride Weekend
Cityline is West Hollywood’s free daytime shuttle service; The PickUp is West Hollywood’s free nighttime trolley ride. In celebration of the 2014 LA PRIDE Celebration in West Hollywood on June 6, 7, and 8, the shuttle and trolley services will get together and become “Pride Ride” for the weekend.
(Click on the map for detailed information about schedules and stops)
Pride Ride will offer a safe and convenient way to reach a destination in the City of West Hollywood during Pride Weekend. Pride Ride will run on Friday, June 6, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. and from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.; on Saturday, June 7, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.; and on Sunday, June 8, from 3 p.m to 2 a.m. Pride Ride will feature Cityline vehicles before 8 p.m. and PickUp trolleys after 8 p.m. It will follow a continuous loop along Santa Monica Boulevard between Robertson Boulevard and Fuller Avenue, with 16 stops in each direction. Vehicles will arrive approximately every 15 minutes with music that thumps to beat mixes by DJ Derek Monteiro.
On Friday, June 6, 2014, the WeHo Dyke March & Lavender Menace Celebration of Women will take place at West Hollywood Park, located at 647 N. San Vicente Boulevard. A social hour and presentations will begin at 6 p.m. and the Dyke March will begin at 7 p.m.
On Saturday, June 7, 2014 and Sunday, June 8, 2014, the PRIDE Festival will take place at West Hollywood Park, located at 647 N. San Vicente Boulevard — on Saturday from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m.; and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
On Sunday, June 8, 2014, the PRIDE Parade will take place. It steps-off at 11 a.m. from Crescent Heights Boulevard and travels westbound along Santa Monica Boulevard just past the main entrance of the LA PRIDE Festival at San Vicente Boulevard, ending at Robertson Boulevard.
Pride Ride organizers remind people who are driving from other parts of Los Angeles that there are several Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) bus lines that connect to the City of West Hollywood, including: 105, 705, 4, 704, 217, 218, and 312. More information is available at www.metro.net.
For drivers who wish to “Park and Pride Ride” there will be paid public parking available for $20 in municipal lots such as the Hancock Parking Structure at 901 Hancock Avenue, and the Kings Road Municipal Parking Structure, located at 8383 Santa Monica Boulevard, which are both on the Pride Ride route.
The City of West Hollywood has launched an interactive map of Pride Month events at www.weho.org/pridemap.
For more information visit www.lapride.org.
For further information about Pride Ride, please call (323) 848-6402. For people who are deaf or hard of hearing, please call TTY (323) 848-6496.