Gay Pride Parade, Vancouver
Fondest memory: The gay pride weekend always coincides with the BC day weekend (first weekend of August). The highlight of this weekend is the parade on Sunday. Tens of thousands of people line the streets from Denman to Beach Avenue.
Fondest memory: After the parade there is a festival at Sunset beach. The are vendor tables, displays and concerts. There are also parties all through the weekend at different venues.
Fondest memory: In August 2000, there were more than 100 floats and participants include people from all walks of life and all ages.