It’s fifty years after Marsha P Johnson, an openly Trans Drag Queen, threw one of the first punches in the Stonewall riots, The riots which were in response to the police brutality, injustice and inequality that the LGBT+ community faced daily. lead to the international LGBT+ pride movement forming, Coventry Pride returns to stand on the shoulders of giants, the Superheros of Pride who have stood up for equality.
Coventry Pride features five performance spaces, showcasing a host of entertainment inside and outside the Herbert. Expect stalls, food and drink galore, as well as the debut of the fabulous LGBT+ fun sports day on Sunday featuring the new sport of handbag tossing.
In addition to all the activities in University Square watch out for the family fun fair in Broadgate.
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