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Rainy ‘Pride’ march for ‘Black Lives Matter’ in Lexington

Saturday would have been the annual Pride Festival in Lexington, but a march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter was held instead.

Georgetown brewery receives hate mail after displaying Gay Pride flag

The owners of 'My Old Kentucky Foam Brewery' in Georgetown say they were shocked when they received a 2-page letter explaining in detail why they shouldn't have displayed a Gay Pride flag in the brewery’s window.

Lexington extends Pride celebration to second day for first time ever

For the first time in its history, Lexington's Pride Festival is adding a second day of festivities. 

Lexington PRIDE Festival held downtown

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Catholic Church puts LGBTQ+ friendly banner out to celebrate Pride Month

Lexington's Pride Festival is Saturday and to celebrate Pride Month one nearby catholic church has put out a sign saying all, including those in the LGBTQ community are welcome and encouraged to join its parish.

Lexington an “All-Star City” for equality

Lexington is one of 41 cities to earn an "All-Star City" designation in the Human Rights Campaign's annual Municipal Equality Index scoring. 

Lexington Pride Festival – Celebrating 10-Years

The family-friendly event is scheduled for June 24th, 2017 in the downtown courthouse plaza in Lexington, KY. This is the ninth year we’ll be in this high-profile and vibrant venue for the event.

Crosswalks in Dowtown Lexington painted in Rainbow Colors

The city says it is a way to make the downtown more vibrant and draw attention to the city's diversity and make this busy intersection more visible.

Orlando victims on minds of Lexington Pride marchers nearly a year after attack

The 49 victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting were on the minds of many Sunday during anniversary ceremonies across the country.

Ruling: Refusal to print gay pride shirts not discrimination

A divided Kentucky appeals court panel has ruled that a Lexington business did not discriminate against an organization by refusing to print T-shirts for a gay rights festival.

October kicks off Roadside PRIDE fall cleanup campaign

The cooler weather outside maker for a perfect opportunity to get out of the house and participate in southern and eastern Kentucky's fall cleanup campaign, Roadside PRIDE.

Lexington’s Pride Festival honors Orlando shooting victims

Of course the attacks in Orlando and the possible threat to the LA Pride Fest are on the back of everyone's mind but as you can see the energy is lively here and for many they say their pride is even louder.

Orlando Massacre at the Forefront of Lexington Pride Fest

The attacks in Orlando and the possible threat to the LA Pride Parade are in the back of everyone's mind at Lexington's Pride Festival. But the energy at the festival, in downtown's courthouse plaza, is lively and for many they say their pride is even louder.

Local LGBT community weighs in on Orlando massacre

Josh Mers, the head of Lexington Fairness, says waking up to the news was heartbreaking. It's especially heartbreaking after gay days were just celebrated in Orlando and in the month of June when pride is celebrated throughout the nation.

Lexington Celebrates Gay Pride

The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community says they have a special reason to celebrate this year at the annual pride festival.

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