Disability Pride 2019 Parade and Festival

Disability Pride

Join the Celebration


Western New York Disability Pride Parade

Starting behind Buffalo City Hall at 10:30 a.m.

Disability Pride Festival

At Buffalo Canalside (Dart Lawn), 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Adaptive Water Sports

Free Accessible Boat Rides to Attendees with Disabilities
At Buffalo Canalside, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
Please call 716-836-0822 ext. 146 to reserve your space.


Annually, community organizations from across Western New York come together in honor of the Anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and to celebrate the power of people with disabilities. Join over 1,400 people in demonstrating pride in human diversity. Admission is free and open to all persons with disabilities. Food, refreshments, and entertainment provided.

Get involved!

Individuals and community organizations can contribute to the planning and delivery of the Disability Pride festivities.

  • Volunteer at the Event
  • March in the Parade
  • Become a Sponsor  
  • Exhibit at the Festival

For more information visit http://www.wnyil.org/Events/Disability-Pride

To become a sponsor, vendor, parade participant, or volunteer contact Marykate Waringa at 716-836-0822 ext. 146 or mwaringa@wnyil.org