Modern-day parades include dance parties, "best dressed in drag" contests, creative floats and celebrity appearances. It is also a celebration of and an invitation for families, friends, and supporters of LGBT people to claim Metro Manila Pride as a safe space to voice their support for the community, for the LGBT human rights advocacy, and for the people they love and march with every year. The first gay pride parade in Mexico occurred in Mexico City inand it was attended by over a thousand people. The parade has a crowd of overattendees with well over half a million in attendance for the August 4, Pride Parade. Lesbiangaybisexualand transgender LGBT topics. Some individual attacks on activists have occurred. The first South African pride parade was held towards the end of the apartheid era in Johannesburg on October 13,the first such event on the African continent.
June 24, A participant bedecked in a slinky gown walks during a pride parade in New York City.
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On June 30,the fourth annual Pride march of Jerusalem took place. Bob Christie's documentary Beyond Gay: Archived from the original on September 7, Gay is good, gay is proud. The first one began in June, in San Juan ; later in June, the city of Cabo Rojo started celebrating its own pride parade. The Dublin Pride Festival usually takes place in June.