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Pictures: Wildest Gay Pride Parades
San Francisco Pride – Generations of Resistance, June ,
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. See images from previous year's below! Here is a rundown of events for Pride All Pride Celebration events on June 22 are free to attend.
San Francisco's LGBT pride parade 2018 – in pictures
They marched in the center of the capital on June 23 while waving rainbow and Ukrainian flags as thousands of police and National Guard troops stood by to ensure order. Organizers of the "March of Equality" said about 8, people took part in the event. Several Western diplomats also attended the rally. Opponents held up antigay banners and shouted "Shame" as the procession began. Police said that nine people were arrested on suspicion of preparing provocations against participants in the Kyiv Pride event.