'Atlanta Pride' to take over Midtown this weekend - CBS46 News

'Atlanta Pride' to take over Midtown this weekend

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

Tens of thousands of visitors will hit the streets of Midtown this weekend for the annual Atlanta Pride festival, celebrating Atlanta's gay, lesbian and transgender community.

A kickoff event is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday at the Georgia Aquarium.

A host of community events are scheduled throughout the weekend, including three parades:

  • "Trans" March - 1:45 p.m. Saturday, Piedmont Park
  • "Dyke" March - 6 p.m. Saturday, Piedmont Park
  • "Atlanta Pride" Parade - 1 p.m. Sunday, starts at Atlanta Civic Center and ends at Piedmont Park.

For more information, visit atlantapride.org.

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