Top 5 most beautiful places to celebrate Pride in the US

#4 – St. Pete Pride, St. Petersburg, FL

Photo courtesy City of St. Petersburg

St. Pete Pride is the largest pride festival in Florida–yes, bigger than Orlando and Miami–and one look at the location shows why: the city of St. Petersburg has a beautiful setting for its Pride festival, stretching along the downtown waterfront. The parade route meanders down Bayshore Drive, (shown in the photo above) and the park spaces will feature booths and stages for entertainment. On the Sunday of Pride weekend, the festivities switch to the “gayborhood” of Grand Central, to support the local merchants with a raucous street carnival.

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