Get out the Glad Rags and Make Us Proud for Pride

Multi Union Pride

2008 Marshalling Information

Please note that the parade route, and marshalling information are different than previous years!

  • Multi Union Pride is marshalling group number 39 (out of 160 entries)
  • marshalling spot is on Robson Street between Thurlow and Burrard.  Groups that are in close proximity to us include: COPE,  BC Civil Liberties, and CAW Local III.
  • The Multi Union Pride float will be setting up at 10am. (Everyone is welcome to come down to assist.)
  • All Marchers should arrive between 11 and 11:30am.
  • The parade starts at noon sharp.  As we are close to the front, we should be in motion shortly after 12.
  • The parade is longer than previous years.  It is 3 kilometres in length, and will take about an hour to march the route.
  • At 1pm, there will be a moment of silence to remember those who are no longer with us or cannot be in the parade today.  The moment of silence will be indicated by the volunteer marshals waving white flags throughout the entire route.  Festivities will resume when the volunteer marshals wave the rainbow flag.
  • Everyone from your union is welcome to join in Multi Union Pride entry!  It is going to be a FANTABULOUS day!

See CUPE BC Pride link CUPE BC Pride

Questions?  Contact Peter from CUPE 391 at or 778-840-0580