We are super excited to be here celebrating Norfolk’s first-ever Pride Festival! Norfolk Area Pride 2021 Fest Congratulations Norfolk Area Pride on putting together such a fun and friendly event, and thanks for letting us be a part of history! #wearefamily #TogetherWeRise
It’s a BEAUTIFUL day to celebrate PRIDE with our friends in Grand Island! We are here at United in Pride 2021 enjoying the weather and meeting so many great folx! Come see us until 2pm! Congrats Grand Island Pride on a wonderful event! #UnitedinPride #TogetherWeRise
Looking for a way to show your Pride this month? Support area Prides and come see us at these events happening around Nebraska in September! Grand Island Pride United in Pride 2021 – Saturday, September 11th Norfolk Pride Norfolk Area Pride 2021 Fest – Norfolk’s first-ever Pride Festival! Saturday, September 18th Kearney Pride Kearney Pride Gathering and March – Saturday, September 25th #UnitedInPride #WeAreFamily #WeMarchOnTogether #TogetherWeRise
Guess what! We finally got more 2021 Festival tanks and tees! Order yours now! starcitypride.org/shirts
As Pride Month winds down, we want to thank all of our attendees, sponsors, vendors, performers, volunteers, paid staff, and anyone else we may have missed! We are so grateful for the community support, as well as the outpouring of support from so many friends and allies in our little city of Lincoln. Check out this promo video of things to come at our new media page! Coming soon! Special thanks to @KualdomCreations for creating the video!
While Pride is a celebration of the progress made, it’s also a reminder of the work still left to do. On this, the anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising, we would like to share a couple of short interviews with a few of our gay rights icons and leaders: Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P Johnson, Wendell Sayers, and Randy Wicker. Links to the podcasts and audio transcriptions are below. Representation matters, and so does our history. Happy Pride! Sylvia Rivera – https://makinggayhistory.com/podcast/episode-1-1/ and https://makinggayhistory.com/podcast/sylvia-rivera-part-2/ Marsha P...