2022 Vermont Mad Pride Day March and Celebration
DATE: Saturday, July 16, 2022
TIME: 12 PM to 3 PM
LOCATION: Battery Park, Burlington, Vermont
DETAILS: The March will begin at 12:00 PM at Church and Main Street.
Assemble at Hood Plant Parking Lot on King Street between South Winooski Avenue and Church Street before 12 PM.
The March will proceed up Church Street to Pearl Street and into Battery Park. The program will begin at 1 PM and run into 3 PM, giving time for folks to shop and enjoy Burlington before heading home.
ASL interpretation will be provided.
ABOUT: Vermont Mad Pride Day is a March and celebration organized by psychiatric survivors, consumers, mad people, and folks the world has labeled “mentally ill.”
Mad Pride is about challenging discrimination, advocating for rights, affirming mad identifies, remembering and participating in mad history, and having fun. Our lives and contributions are valuable and need celebration.
The day’s activities will include a march, guest speakers, spoken word, music, food and drink, and more!