New Location for Colorado Springs Gay Pride

Author: , April 10th, 2013

Colorado Springs PrideFestThe Colorado Springs PrideCenter just announced a new location for their annual PrideFest. Gay Web Source reports:

On the weekend of July 20-21, Colorado Springs’ America the Beautiful Park will be the site of the event. In response to its increasing popularity throughout the years, the 23rd annual PrideFest will be the biggest one yet-the largest festival in downtown Colorado Springs, as well as the largest PrideFest ever in Southern Colorado. Last year, over 25,000 people attended.

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Melbourne’s Midsumma Carnival Moving to New Location, Opens Tomorrow

Author: , January 15th, 2011

Midsumma Carnival, MelbourneThe equivalent of Adelaide’s Picnic in the Park has moved from its old location of Alexandra Gardens to the larger Birrarung Marr precinct. The move will allow Carnival to expand, but according to Midsumma general manager Adam Lowe the key for 2011 is to preserve the same Carnival feel, while keeping the event “financially secure”.

“We’re going to make the move in a financially responsible manner and not bite off more than we can chew,” Lowe told blaze’s sister publication MCV.

In 2011, Carnival will spread out over three levels at Birrarung Marr, which has an upper level consisting of expansive lawn, a middle area linked by a foot bridge and a lower strip running beside the Yarra River. Midsumma begins with Carnival on Sunday January 16 and runs until Sunday February 6.

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