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Fri Jun 10 2005 Pride Celebrations All Over California in Month of June
June is LGBT Pride Month LGBT Pride celebrations are taking place all over California during the month of June. Humboldt Pride takes place June 10th-12th. The Sacramento Pride Parade & Fair took place on Saturday, June 11th, 2005, beginning at 10:00am, with the theme Equal Rights - No More - No Less!, and the first pride parade in 22 years. Sac Pride website

The 10th annual Yolo County Gay Pride Day Picnic was held on Sunday, June 12th, from noon until 4 in Central Park in Davis. More details

On Saturday and Sunday June 11th and 12th, San Jose Pride was held, with a march on Sunday.

On Thursday, June 16th, Nevada County Equality California hosted the first of two June movie nights with a screening of "Not in Our Town Northern California" in Grass Valley. Read more

San Francisco Pride is the weekend of June 24th-26th. There will be a whole week of events for Transgender Pride this year from June 20th-26th. Some highlights include a Trans March on Friday night June 24th and the first-ever Transgender Pavillion and Pride State at the Pride Celebration. The Dyke March takes place on Saturday, June 25th. The rally and performances begin at Dolores Park at 3:00 pm, and the march leaves at 7:00 pm. The annual SF Pride Celebration will take place on Saturday and Sunday at Civic Center, and there will be a Pride Parade on Sunday.

Later in the summer: Sistahs Steppin in Pride, an East Bay Dyke March, is being planned for August 27th. There will be a Rainbow Festival in Sacramento from August 30th-September 4th. East Bay Voice reports that there will be an Out in Oakland meeting on June 18th to plan for an October 9th Coming Out Day event.

More California Pride Celebrations

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11/05/14 Californians Win Victories on Fracking Despite Deluge of Oil Industry Cash   Environment & Forest Defense | Santa Cruz Indymedia
11/05/14 Police Take Leadership Role in 2014 Peace and Unity March   Police State and Prisons | Santa Cruz Indymedia
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