Twin Cities Pride Festival
This year’s Twin Cities Pride Festival was one of joy and celebration for gay rights advocates.
Friday marks the start of the annual Twin Cities Pride Celebration. Minneapolis and St. Paul host one of the largest Pride weekends in the nation, bringing in nearly a half million people from around the country.
Officials announced Wednesday that popular local athlete and gay rights activist will be the grand marshal at this year’s PRIDE parade.
The Twin Cities will be a hot spot this weekend, and we’re not just talking about the weather. There are several festivals and events taking place that will draw thousands of people from across the country.
There are plenty of events to look forward to this weekend, including the “Back to the 50s” car show, the Twin Cities Pride Festival, Lake City Water Ski Days and the Walker Art Center Open Field.