KSU at Atlanta Pride

October 14th at Piedmont Park in Atlanta

Join the LGBTQ Resource Center and our campus partners as we represent KSU at this year's Atlanta Pride Festival!

Below you will find information on the many ways KSU will be visible at Atlanta Pride, as well as information on how to get involved and volunteer! Please check back often for the latest information as new details, events, and services become available.

  • KSU Parade Line-Up Location: ROW E

    This year, KSU is participating in the Atlanta Pride Parade in a big way! Through partnership with the Department of Parking & Transportation, KSU's participation in the Atlanta Pride Parade will include the Big Owl Bus (BOB)!

    REGISTER TO WALK IN PRIDE PARADE

    This year, in addition to inviting individuals to register, we are encouraging departments and organizations to register to walk with KSU! Our goal is to showcase the widespread support across campus for LGBTQ students, staff, faculty, and alumni present at KSU!

    Parade Assembly Area is located at the intersection of West Peachtree St. and Ralph McGill Blvd. (There is no easily accessible parking in this area and the streets will be shut down).
    KSU will be lining up in ROW E, located on West Peachtree St. on the Marta Civic Center Station side.
    We strongly encourage participants to utilize the FREE BOB Shuttle service (information below)

  • In partnership with the Department of Parking & Transportation, the LGBTQ Resource Center offers free transportation to students to and from Atlanta Pride on Sunday, October 14.

    BOB Shuttle Pick-Up/Drop-Off Locations

    • Kennesaw Campus: The Commons/Burruss Building Stop
    • Marietta Campus: Wilson Student Center Stop
    • Atlanta Pride:
      • Morning Shuttles will drop-off at the parade assembly area
      • Afternoon/Evening Shuttles: Botanical Gardens

    BOB Shuttle Route Times

    • Shuttles from Campuses to Parade Assembly Area
    • From Kennesaw Campus
      (Burruss Building Stop)
      • Leaves Campus at 8:45AM
      • Leaves Campus at 10:30AM
    • From Marietta Campus
      (Student Center Stop)
      • Leaves Campus at 9:00AM
      • Leaves Campus at 10:45AM
    • Shuttles from Campus to Street Level Entrance of Botanical Gardens
    • From Kennesaw Campus
      (Burruss Building Stop)
      • Leaves Campus at 5:00PM
    • From Marietta Campus
      (Student Center Stop)
      • Leaves Campus at 5:15PM
    • Shuttles from Street Level Entrance of Botanical Gardens to Campuses
    • Leaves Street Level Entrance of Botanical Gardens at 6:00PM
    • Leaves Street Level Entrance of Botanical Gardens 7:30PM
    • Leaves Street Level Entrance of Botanical Gardens 9:00PM - FINAL PICK-UP!!!
    • All pick-up and drop-off times are estimates. Please allow a variability of approximately 20 minutes to account for unexpected delays caused by traffic.
    • The final shuttle at 9PM will not leave before 9PM.
    • The BOB Shuttle will appear in TransLoc as a Charter Route. We strongly encourage riders to take advantage of the TransLoc app to track the location of the Shuttle and plan their arrival and departure accordingly.
    • All riders are responsible for catching the last shuttle of the day.
    • We will not be able to come back down to Piedmont Park to pick you up if you miss the last shuttle.
    • If you have questions or concerns during Atlanta Pride, please tweet us at @LGBTQKSU.

    MARTA

    Civic Center Station

    Personal Car

    SAGE Parking Deck or Colony Square Parking Deck (fee charged). These locations are approx. 3 miles from the parade assembly area.

 

 

 

 

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