By Andrew Collins. Bustling if somewhat sprawling Kansas City is one of the country's more underrated destinations on a number of fronts: culture, dining, shopping, architecture, and - unquestionably - gay travel. It's laid-back and cultivates an unassuming vibe, making it a place where locals respect and accept each other's differences.
Scott Switzer is the youngest of four boys, all athletes. He understands the social and physical value of sports. Eleven years ago, Switzer began playing softball in Kansas City's gay softball league.
Bythe festival had become a half-hearted carnival in the parking lot behind the since-razed Dover Fox saloon, at 43rd Street and Main. There might have been people there, and the event lasted just three hours. Or maybe 10 times that many people showed up?
The following is a calendar of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT events. This mainly comprises pride parades but also includes other kinds of events such as sporting events and film festivals. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Exuberant crowds carrying rainbow colours filled New York City streets Sunday for one of the largest pride parades in the history of the gay-rights movement. The march was a dazzling celebration of the 50th anniversary of the infamous police raid on the Stonewall Inn. Marchers and onlookers took over much of midtown Manhattan with a procession that lasted hours and paid tribute to the uprising that began at the tavern when patrons resisted officers on June 28,
Complaints about KC Pride Fest becoming less gay and more corporate are, at this point, almost as much of a tradition as the festival itself. That perception is not without merit. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the famous Stonewall uprising in New York, when LGBTQ patrons fought back against police harassment and abuse.
We are a proud member of the Pride Youth Theatre Alliance, sharing and learning from similar queer youth theaters across North America! Project Pride is an annual project that meets in November, December, and January to create show material. We then rehearse in February for our final performance.
Daniel CaudillNews Editor September 29, Morgan Anderson. Brandon Woodard, the first openly gay man elected to the state government.
Fly your Pride Flag high and book a flight to one of the most festive Pride parades in the world. Wave a rainbow or carry a sign in a march, and join millions to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and support LGBTQ rights! The Greenwich Village establishment catered to a largely gay community and as a result was raided by police on the morning of June
That would appear to make them the last team in Major League Baseball to host such an event, based on reports and a check of other clubs promotional schedules. Can we do something inside the stadium? The Royals became the 28th team to hold "Pride Night" or a similar event at their ballpark this season. The Houston Astros and Texas Rangers, each who previously held events, opted not to this season, according to Outsports.