The parade and festival take place in Downtown Houston, marking one of the largest celebrations of its kind in the South. The parade followed at pm along a route through the western edge of Downtown. Note to sign up as a vendor or participate in the parade, visit PrideHouston.
Hundreds of thousand of people descended upon downtown Houston on Saturday to celebrate annual Pride Festival and parade — a day to display acceptance of often marginalized groups. The event, expected to draw some ,00 people, was especially poignant this year, the 50th anniversary of the now-famous Stonewall Riots in New York City that were in many ways a catalyst for the modern gay rights movement. But five decades later, there is still much progress to be made.
Loud Inc. Partnering two organizations dedicated to the mental, health, financial, and emotional progression of LGBT people of color. Splash was originally celebrated as the opening day of Galveston Beach a popular Texas beach about 45 minutes outside of Houston.
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Before putting on your rainbow gear, there are several things to know. Since then, Pride festivities have been held on the last Saturday in June to commemorate Stonewall and the first parade in Houston. The Pride Festival was moved to downtown in to continue the tradition.
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The Houston Gay Pride Parade or often called the Houston Pride Parade is the major feature of a gay pride festival held annually since The festival takes place in June to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their allies. This event commemorates the police raid of the Stonewall Inn on Christopher Street in New York City 's Greenwich Village neighborhood, which is generally considered to be the beginning of the modern gay rights movement. The festivities are held all day on the 4th Saturday of June.
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A woman, who wishes not to use her name, has rainbow color on her face to gather at Houston City Hall to celebrate the Houston Pride Festival on Saturday, June 22,in Houston. Hundreds of thousand of people descended upon downtown Houston on Saturday to celebrate annual Pride Festival and parade — a day to display acceptance of often marginalized groups. The event, expected to draw some ,00 people, was especially poignant this year, the 50th anniversary of the now-famous Stonewall Riots in New York City that were in many ways a catalyst for the modern gay rights movement.