Celebrating gay pride openly for the last five decades has been liberating. Though every year holds unique memories for all who partakes, 2021 Gay Pride will be remembered as the year we realized we’re going to be okay. COVID is not going to win! This year we’ll all show up with more purpose than before, even if that was ever possible. After COVID and hibernating for a year, strangers are welcome. Meeting new friends in different cities is exciting again. Pent-up energy post-pandemic is ready to burst!