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Chicago Pride Parade Canceled For Second Year Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

The parade, which had been pushed back from June to Oct. 3 to give the city more time to recover from the pandemic, will hopefully return in 2022, organizers say.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Pride Parade And Market Days Should Require Masks And Other COVID Precautions — Or Cancel, Howard Brown Says

Market Days and the Pride Parade should take stricter COVID-19 safety precautions, the top LGBTQ health care group said.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Pride Parade To Be Held In October After Last Year’s Coronavirus Cancellation

Chicago's LGBTQ Pride Parade is making its comeback Oct. 3 after being canceled last year by the coronavirus pandemic.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Pride Parade Could Happen This Year, Optimistic Organizers Say — But Don’t Expect Celebrations In June

The parade was canceled last year, but coordinator Tim Frye said it could be held this year, possibly in late summer or early fall.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

With Parade Canceled, Pride Returns To Protest Roots As Thousands Show Up For Black And Transgender Lives

Fifty-one years after the Stonewall Rebellion against police violence galvanized the LGBTQ liberation movement, thousands of LGBTQ people marched through Boystown to protest police brutality.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Pride Protest With Ties To Boystown Businesses Canceled After Black And Trans Leaders Speak Out

Brave Space Alliance leaders criticized the protest's ties to bars accused of contributing to racism in the LGBTQ community. They encouraged people to participate in a "Reclaim Pride" protest instead Sunday.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Chicago 2020 Pride Parade Postponed Due To Coronavirus, Could Happen In Late Summer Or Fall

Organizers hope they can postpone the fest instead of canceling it. "The parade is really important for so many people. I just couldn't shut the door entirely."

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Chicago 2020 Pride Parade Postponed Due To Coronavirus

The 51st annual parade could take place in late summer or early fall, organizers said.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Video Shows How Neo Nazis Tried To Shut Down Pride In ’82 – But Chicago’s LGBTQ Community Fought Back

The documentary "Pink Triangles Rising" shows love and bravery among the attendees of Chicago's 1982 Pride Parade.

Downtown