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2019 Michigan Pride Parade and Rally at Capitol

By |2019-06-05T15:21:59-04:00June 5th, 2019|Guides, Lansing, Neighborhoods, Pride Guide|

Michigan Pride is a statewide celebration that commemorates the equality achievements of the LGBTQ community while calling attention to what still needs to be done. This year’s event features a parade that will include a rally at the state’s capitol. Below is a schedule of events:

Parade stages in front of Adado Riverfront Park at 11 a.m.
Parade steps off at noon.
The rally at the capitol steps starts immediately following the parade and will include these guest speakers and more:

Dana Nessel — Attorney General of Michigan
Michigan Pride Board Members
Cody Bennett — Trans Teen
Phiwa Langeni — Director of Salus Center
Shane Shananaquet — Trans Teen

About the Author:

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Between The Lines has been publishing LGBTQ-related content in Southeast Michigan since the early '90s. This year marks the publication's 25th anniversary.