We’re all set to talk about Pride month 2021! June is a month of celebration for the LGBTQ+ community. This has been LGBT Pride Month throughout history, but it is also celebrated in other parts of the world.
This informative post will cover LGBT events and celebrations around the world. I will show you some highlights happening this year to help you plan your summer travels or just give you ideas on celebrating at home.
So, open up your calendar because it’s time for some Pride in 2021!
🏳️🌈 Sydney’s Pride 2021 – Mardi Gras Glitter & Gold 🏳️🌈
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Sydney has always been a diverse, welcoming, and accepting city, irrespective of race, age, or gender identity. Sydney celebrates pride in 2021, showcasing nothing but love and affection for each other.
This year’s theme was “Rise, ” aiming at calling on community members to rise through compassion, respect, and love while overcoming the challenges and hardships faced.
The tremendous crowd partied in some fantastic performances; starting from local dance crews, theatre performers with fabulous costumes, to alluring drag queens. One cannot also forget about the pop spectacle by Rita Ora, that produced a whole lot of good vibes, and made it one spectacular party.
Approximately 5000 people would be marching in this glorious parade representing more than 100 LGBTQI community groups. This extravaganza sparkled its happy vibes throughout the event, leaving everyone with a smile on their face.
Pride 2021 is about equality and acceptance for everyone across Australia, where there is a creative expression among Sydneysiders who identify with the LGBTQ+ community.
🏳️🌈 Melbourne – Midsumma Pride Festival 🏳️🌈
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The cheerful pride walks through the diverse gender and sexuality vaunting LGBTQIA+, culture-makers, and communities. More than just a day of fun, the Midsumma Pride Festival is also a place where we pay tribute to the pioneering queer community, who have made it possible for them to live freely and together.
Pride month 2021 in Melbourne flaunts its performances, parties, and music in style featuring fashion, dance, drag, and more!
This year’s celebration would be focusing on “the art of the possible,” where they would present 100 open-access events made by queer communities.
Melbourne’s festival of queer culture proudly opens its arms to drag superstars, cult cabaret artists, and gender-bending performance artists as they take over the city with their creative visual art.
🏳️🌈 Toronto – Phygital Festival 2021 🏳️🌈
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If you’ve ever dreamed of a future where the digital and physical worlds intersect, then this is for you! The Phygital Festival bridges a gap between our virtual lives and the physical world by creating a platform to gather an intersection of LGBTQ+ artists, creative figures, and special guests.
The 40th Anniversary of pride in Toronto lauds the LGBT communities as a celebration this month. This event highlights their inspiring history, acknowledging the hardships faced, and the progress made until now.
Not letting Covid-19 ruin the festive mood, this festival brings the online form of parading to you. Get into Toronto’s virtual pride party and find the festival line-up. 70 individual events, 130 + SLGBTQ artists, 14 party collectives, and seven committee programs spice up the pride month 2021.
🏳️🌈 New York – New York City Pride 2021 🏳️🌈
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In full swing to celebrate pride under the theme of “The fight continues,” it’s time to get your rainbow shining after the heavy rainfall. There will be plenty of in-person events, performances, and celebratory exhibitions to make the month of June sparkle with joy.
The march on the 27th of June might be primarily virtual, but it doesn’t get in the way of people who want to celebrate face to face, thanks to the new state rules that ease mask mandates.
Pride month 2021 has all the elements to make it memorable for you; from family-friendly afternoons to drag queen nights, you’re in for a treat!
🏳️🌈 Oslo – Oslo Pride 2021 🏳️🌈
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It’s Norway’s largest festivity of queer love and diversity celebrated this year. You can experience hybrid Oslo Pride both physically in the capital and digitally.
Pride month 2021 consists of concerts, exhibitions, shows, parties, and debates that take you on a journey of embracing yourself. This year’s theme is international solidarity, and it has been applied to the pride park, parade, and the pride house. Get in the pride month mood; if you want to experience all of the magnificence in person. Pride Park and Pride House will take place physically, whereas pride house is a platform for debates and lectures that will take you to a virtual world of pride celebrations.
As we all get together to celebrate pride, these are the list of places that will give you the full experience of getting into the festive mood. Let’s join hands and celebrate life as the rainbow shines bright in!