Performances can range from pure entertainment, such as RuPaul who performed at the close of the festival in and Kat DeLuna who performed into informational speeches, such as that from Candace Gingrichwho ingave a speech for the Human Rights Campaign on same-sex marriage issues. Ottawa's annual pride parade, Capital Prideis held in late August. About No Pride protesters gathered on the bridges behind barricades erected by the police who kept Pride participants and the "No Pride" protesters separated. Kight received death threats right up to the morning of the parade. Retrieved June 26,
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Attendance at the pride parades has been increasing significantly sincewith an estimated participation of 3, people in Delhi and 1, people in Bangalore in The following year, inJustice Inc. Retrieved from " https: When the participants started to gather in one of the city's principal squares, a huge crowd of opponents attacked the event, injuring several participants and stopping the march. Surrounding the park, food vendors and other businesses also have displays set up to show support and market to the community.
An unabashed celebration, the parade is a living, breathing manifestation of the out-and-proud mantra, putting the LGBT community on full display. Around gay and lesbian participants attended, and this remained the largest gathering of the kind until Archived from the original on June 6, On June 26,Justice Inc. There were no disruptions and the parade continued as planned. In recent years, the Parade's reputation for inclusiveness, along with Tel Aviv's world-class status as a gay-friendly destination and a top party city,  has attracted more thanparticipants, many of them from around the world.