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Vancouver Pride Parade: Trudeau Becomes First Sitting PM To Take Part
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Thank you for your patience! You can reach out to office vancouverpride. Pride is more than a parade or a festival — every year members of our communities reach out to tell us this. Pride is the first time they felt truly able to be their full selves.
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The parade, which covered only one side of the street while the other remained open to traffic, ran from Nelson Park to Alexandra Park via Thurlow, Pacific and Beach. The VPS is managed by a 9-member volunteer board of directors  and a handful of paid staff, who handle the finances, logistics and operations of the organization and events. In addition, many hundreds of volunteers are involved in running the events.
Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products and services; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Most of my LGBTQ friends who travel up from Seattle use the same searches as my straight friends who travel up from Seattle, and they have all had positive experiences. That said, there are areas of the city--and hotels--that are especially gay-friendly, either because of their location near gay nightlife and hotspots or because of their attitude and atmosphere.