NEW YORK CITY GAY PRIDE PARADE 2019
After the Stonewall RiotsRodwell and Sargeant began discussing moving the Reminder to New York, but they soon realized the event really needed an entirely new event. Rodwell attended the Annual Reminder in Philadelphia, which occurred just a few days after Stonewall. That something grew into the Pride parade. Unlike the Annual Reminder, these new marches would have no formal, gender-normative dress code.
As Katherine McFarland Bruce notes in the book Pride Parades: How a Parade Changed the Worldmost marchers attended in their everyday clothes, but some wore "flamboyant costumes" such as capes, and others dressed in drag. Many carried colorful pennants or signs reading "Gay Pride! Grassroots activist and founder of the New York Area Bisexual Network Brenda Howard, who is sometimes known as the "Mother of Pride," coordinated a week-long series of events around Pride Day, including a new york city pride parade date.
It's her efforts that helped gay activists lay the foundation for weeklong celebrations of gay pride leading up to the climactic Gay Pride Parade.
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