Gay Pride 2018 in Washington, DC

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Every summer, cities around the globe celebrate Gay Pride (also known as LGBT Pride), which commemorates the historic trials and tribulations of the global LGBT community while celebrating equality rights, sexual diversity, and gender variance... ... read more

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Washington, DC Gay Pride Overview

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Every summer, cities around the globe celebrate Gay Pride (also known as LGBT Pride), which commemorates the historic trials and tribulations of the global LGBT community while celebrating equality rights, sexual diversity, and gender variance.

Global Pride events vary in size and scope. Whether small, large, solemn, or carnivalesque, people from all sexual backgrounds unite under the rainbow flag for a month of Pride bashes.

One of the most exciting cities to celebrate LGBT Pride in 2018 is Washington, D.C. America’s capital city boasts massive Pride parties like Capital Pride 2018, where 150,000 attendees enjoy a sprawling, one-day street fair full of food, drink, live entertainment. The fest has taken place since 1975 and has proudly celebrated and supported D.C.’s diverse communities since.   

Meanwhile, the DC Queer Theatre Festival 2018 spotlights the underrepresented voices of the LGBTQ artistic populace with a series of plays and social events. There, Gay Pride partiers enjoy a special Happy Hour and network with event organizers and fellow attendees before participating in a series of play readings and panels.

Chock-full of Gay Pride celebrations, Washington, D.C., packs an entertaining assortment of soirees celebrating the LGBT community.

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Gay Pride in Washington, DC Videos

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