Home / PRIDE / Prague Will Celelbrate First Gay Pride Parade

Prague Will Celelbrate First Gay Pride Parade

Czech Republic’s government has approved the pride event. The first gay Pride festival In Prague will be held 10-14 of August 2011.

AFP reports:

Prague will next month host its first-ever Gay Pride parade, organisers announced Thursday, adding that government approval for the event offered proof that politicians welcome gays in the city.

Prague Pride 2011 will run from August 10-14 and include some 60 separate events, including a colourful parade through the major streets of the Czech capital, organiser Czeslaw Walek told AFP.

“Here we have proof that for politicians we are also a part of this city,” Walek said.

“Prague is one of the last great capitals where a Gay Pride parade has never been held,” he added.

Read the full article via AFP

Visit PRIDE PRAGUE for more information.