Gay Pride 2013
Gay rights activists sang songs and carried rainbow-colored flags while marching to the beat of traditional Indian drums Sunday, as they paraded through India’s capital to demand an end to the stigmatization of gays in the deeply conservative country.
River City Pride, Jacksonville’s 34th annual Pride celebration, will be bringing LGBT pride to the First Coast this month with two major events, each on consecutive weekends.
Pride around the Nation
- Atlanta Gay Pride
- Boston Gay Pride
- Chicago Gay Pride
- Dallas Gay Pride
- Denver Gay Pride
- Ft. Lauderdale Gay Pride
- Las Vegas Gay Pride
- Los Angeles Gay Pride
- Miami Gay Pride
- New York Gay Pride
- Orlando Gay Pride
- Palm Springs Gay Pride
- Philadelphia Gay Pride
- Providence Gay Pride
- San Diego Gay Pride
- San Francisco Gay Pride
- Seattle Gay Pride
- Washington DC Gay Pride
MIAMI BEACH GAY PRIDE :: April 8-14, 2013
After shooting the Miami Pride Parade our Beartographer took a bear invasion inspired album of the street festivities to rediscover the Bear community.
The sun was shining and it was a beautiful day for the Miami Beach Pride parade. With a huge crowd lining Ocean Drive to cheer on a wide array of marchers and floats, the spirit was high. Check out the pics!
MASSACHUSETTS YOUTH PRIDE :: May 31 - June 9, 2013
Celebrating the year round commitment of diversity within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Well over five thousand LGBT youth, adult allies, and supporters where on hand for the rally and parade.
What a better way to end Youth Pride than with a prom? EDGE was at Boston’s City Hall for the event.
NEW HOPE CELEBRATES :: May 12-19, 2013
"Freedom to Be" was the theme for the eighth annual New Hope Celebrates Pride parade, which ambled, tooted and trotted down Ferry and So. Main Streets in the borough this past Saturday. The parade was filled with music from The Philadelphia Freedom Band and The Gay and Lesbian Big Apple Corps Marching Band, floats, flag-twirlers, Mummers, colorful entertainers, families and many friends of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered as well as allied community. It even included recognizing former Congressman Patrick Murphy for his efforts in repealing "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell". After the parade everyone went to Mechanic Street where the party went into full swing with local performers and some surprises. EDGE was there to capture all the festivities!
New Hope Celebrates presented the 7th Annual Pride Parade...The theme this year was "It’s a Family Affair," The parade ambled, tooted and trotted down Ferry and So. Main Streets in the borough. The parade was filled with music from bands such as the Philadelphia Freedom Band, floats, flag-twirlers, colorful entertainers including the DC Cowboys, as well as families and many friends of the GLTB and allied community. With hundreds of people lining the parade route on the sunny Saturday, Edge was in the front of it all for these photo’s.
LONG BEACH GAY PRIDE :: May 18-19, 2013
The Long Beach Lesbian and Gay Pride Celebration is in it’s 30th year. They celebrated this great event with friends, food, music, dancing, entertainment, and lots of PRIDE!
Ripples Club celebrated Pride in Long Beach with a fun party that packed the venue from wall to wall.
BOSTON PRIDE :: June 1-10, 2012
Boston Pride took over a Back Bay street for the annual Sunday block party. The weather was perfect for afternoon dancing and hanging out.
Chandler Street rocked outside of Fritz on Saturday where the annual block party took place. Check out the pics.
LOS ANGELES GAY PRIDE :: June 7-9, 2013
EDGE checked out the Pride fun at Eleven Bar this past weekend. Here are the shots!
Every venue in West Hollywood featured a special pride party during LA Pride. Our EDGE paparazzi stopped by Rage Bar. Here are the photos!
CAPITAL PRIDE :: June 8-9, 2013
It was a flashback to the past at the official Capital Pride closing party at Cobalt, with 70’s, 80’s & 90"s retro music played by DJ Jason Royce.
The Capital Pride Festival was held on Pennsylvania Avenue NW downtown, with an estimated attendance of 150,000. EDGE was there to check out the fun.
BROOKLYN PRIDE :: June 8, 2013
Brooklyn celebrated their 17th Pride this past weekend. EDGE was there to check out all of the fun.
Brooklyn Pride’s 16th Annual Pride Celebration was more than just a street fair. The stage shows were more exciting than ever before, featuring Shadinna, Manny Mango, PVaz and many more. And, of course, closure came with the night Pride parade.
PHILADELPHIA PRIDE :: June 8-9, 2013
Furball & Beefcake joined forces on the water and created Poseidon Adventure Boat Cruise! Joe Fiore & Chris Reed had a boat ride for Pride with music, go-go dancers, performers, contests and a special performance by Mystique, from "RuPauls Drag Race."
The annual LGBT Philly Pride Festival celebrated its 25th year with food, fun, entertainment and lots of Pride!
KEY WEST PRIDE :: June 5-9, 2013
Pride means three things in Key West. Parties, Pageants and Parades, which is what happened for five fun-filled days. Miss Pride, Mr. Pride and Ms. Pride were all crowned. The parties lasted all night at Aqua Nightclub, 801 Cabaret and Bourbon Street Pub.
Erin Davies was the Grand Marshal for this year’s Key West Pride Parade which started at Truman Waterfront and ended on Duval Street. EDGE has the photos of all the fun.
DENVER PRIDE :: June 15-16, 2013
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RHODE ISLAND PRIDE :: June 15-16, 2013
Hosted by Jacqueline DiMera, Justice Starr and Kelly Brooks utilized The Roi’s musical stage and kept the early risers awake with their songs, jokes and colorful comments.
Hosted by Sabrina Blaze who opened the show in a wedding gown and a wedding cake for a headpiece, Dark Lady celebrated Marriage Equality in Rhode Island with the biggest block party of the Pride Festival Weekend.
NEW YORK CITY PRIDE :: June 28-30, 2013
The foxy crowd knew that the best way to bring a fun Pride week to a great close was at Supersnaxx, where DJ’s Rich and Gustavo were celebrating their 10th anniversary and kept the guys dancing to their unique beat.
Jake Resnicow and Patrick Crough presented Matinee on Governor’s Island. EDGE has the photos.
STONEWALL STREET FESTIVAL :: June 22, 2013
Wilton Manors was once again the place to be for the Stonewall Summer Pride Festival and Parade. The skies may have been gray but that did not stop the crowd from enjoying this fun-filled event.
The highlight of Fort Lauderdale’s Pride week is the Stonewall Street Festival and Parade. Named after the famous NYC riots that initiated the gay rights movement, this parade is still a celebration of our human rights in today’s society, HIV/AIDS awareness and diversity. This famous Pride event starts with a street festival early in the afternoon, followed by the parade and club dancing on the closed down Wilton Manors’ drive. This year’s event brought over 25 thousand people who celebrated gay pride in Ft. Lauderdale. EDGE joined this big party, here are the pics!
SAN FRANCISCO PRIDE :: June 29-30, 2013
The crowd gathered for a day of fun and celebration at the San Francisco Pride Festival. EDGE has the photos.
Walter Gomez cooked up a night of soggy fun for his pride edition bath house revival. The glistening gogos warmed things up, Sister Phyliss Withe-Litaday raised the temperature with the wet towel contest, the Powershower show brought it to full boil.
SEATTLE OUT & PROUD :: June 29-30, 2013
Sunday Jun 29
- 2014 Seattle Pride Parade
11:00am at 4th Avenue and Union Street
Dykes on Bikes® led the start of Seattle’s 37th annual Pride Parade, put on by Seattle Out & Proud. From leather & chaps to unicorns to numerous civic and corporate groups, the parade took more than 3 hours for the approximate 180 participants to make their way through downtown Seattle, and EDGE was there to capture every glorious moment on film!
It was a beautiful sunny day for the Seattle Pride Festival. The crowd enjoyed all of the food, entertainment and especially cooling off in the amzing fountain. EDGE has the pictures.
CHICAGO PRIDE :: June 29-30, 2013
More than a million revelers enjoyed the 44th annual Chicago Pride Parade. With the end on the Defense of Marriage act, the city was really given something to celebrate this year, and the rainbows were out in full force.
Summer has finally arrived in Chicago and there were plenty of rainbows to be found in the neighborhood. Chicago Pride Fest was held one week before the Pride Parade. There were performances by Aubrey O’Day, Deborah Cox, and a variety of drag performers.
SAN DIEGO LGBT PRIDE :: July 12-14, 2013
The San Diego Pride parade and celebration was followed by a two-day festival. EDGE has the photos!
Every gay bar on University Avenue celebrated Pride with a big party. Rich’s featured a VIP weekend party. Here are the pics!
LAS VEGAS GAY PRIDE :: September 6-7, 2013
Friday Sep 5
- Las Vegas PRIDE Night Parade
8:00pm at 4th Street between Charleston Blvd. and Ogden Ave. in Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday Sep 6
Share Nightclub may be the hottest Vegas gay venue to hit the strip in years; EDGE visited on Pride night, when the crowd was extra colorful. Check out the pics!
The 2013 Pride Festival closing party was held at the Marquee Nightclub in the Cosmopolitan Hotel. It marked the end of the most successful Pride festival in Vegas history. Check out the pics!
DALLAS PRIDE :: September 15, 2013
Pride 2013 was marked by a few changes this year, including a $5 admission fee to the festival. But although the numbers may have dropped a little, it didn’t seem to hamper the excitement level. EDGE Paparazzi dropped in to catch a few shots of the day.
30 years of Pride, and the city still pours into to every corner of Cedar Springs to catch the spectacular site of one the the biggest Pride parades in the country. "Deep in the Heart of Pride" was led by Grand Marshalls Cece Cox and Robert Emery.
COME OUT WITH PRIDE ORLANDO :: OCTOBER 1-6, 2013
The fun continued into the night with the Orlando Pride after-party at Parliament House, with a Taylor Dayne Concert, a performance by The Footlight Players, and special guest DJ, Randy Bettis.
An estimated crowd of 110,000 enjoyed the 9th Annual "Come Out With Pride" Orlando Parade, with Grand Marshals Taylor Dayne and Steve Grand.
ATLANTA PRIDE FESTIVAL :: OCTOBER 12-13, 2013
Thursday Jan 16
- Screening of "Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years"
7:00pm at The Phillip Rush Center, Phillip Rush Center, 1530 Dekalb Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
Monday Jan 20
- Bayard Rustin/Audre Lorde Breakfast
8:30am at tbd
All of Atlanta’s queers and allies showed up in Midtown for one of Atlanta’s biggest Pride parades yet!
The boys and girls of East Atlanta came out in droves to see the special Pride edition of Gurlfrandz, featuring all your favorite Village Queens and one very special guest - Eureeka Starfish.
PALM SPRINGS GAY PRIDE :: NOVEMBER 2-3, 2013
Wang’s Pride Dance Party was a huge success. The crowd had a great time partying and showing their pride!
Fun was had by all at the Palm Springs Pride Block Party.