Tuesday, October 15, 2019

LGBTI group unveils Pride 2020 dates

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The country’s first official Pride events are slated for October 5-12, 2020.

The dates were announced in a Facebook post by the steering committee Pride Bahamas on Sunday.

The committee was formed by the Bahamas Organisation of LGBTI Affairs and community allies, and events will be staged under the theme “The Rebirth of Pride Bahamas Centering LGBTIQA People in The Bahamas’ Future”.

“Pride Bahamas was re-conceptualized in 2018 as an effort to bolster LGBT advocacy efforts in the Bahamas and to provide in a platform where LGBT Bahamians, their friends, families and allies can come together and show that they are indeed real people, born and raised or otherwise citizens of the Bahamas, who have a place in society like everyone else,” read Sunday’s statement.  Read more >>