The March Sunday, June 30 Extravagant floats, outlandish outfits and spontaneous dance parties are mixed in with the political components of this civil rights march, which started in on the first anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. The march was led by the tennis legend Billie Jean King and the transgender advocate Tyler Ford. Martin aka Donny the Punk and L. Stay Hotels by Category. This annual event celebrates local business leaders and the impact they have made on their queer communities. The presence of such men in the White House has given the movement new energy, said Danielle Diaz, visiting with girlfriends from Peekskill and standing outside the Stonewall Inn.
Harlem Pride Day June 29 Taking place near the Hudson River between th and th Streets, the 10th annual Harlem Pride extravaganza includes artists, food, entertainment and activities for families, adults and youth of all cultures.
New York gay pride parade marches toward 50th year with new purpose
The age range of attendees was wide. Sincethe volunteers of the non-profit Heritage of Pride HOP have produced these events for New York Citysupported in earlier days by limited staff. Yes, I'd like to receive newsletters and offers from NYCgo. Meetings to organize the march began in early January at Rodwell's apartment in Bleecker Street. Although the parade permit was delivered only two hours before the start of the march, the marchers encountered little resistance from onlookers.
Among slightly younger gay men, like Julian Cavalier, the messages were more specific. Meetings to organize the march began in early January at Rodwell's apartment in Bleecker Street. Grand Marshals that year were:. Archived copy as title Commons category link is on Wikidata. Webarchive template wayback links CS1 maint: Enter your zip code below: