Summer Snapshot: 2012 Vancouver Pride Parade and Festival preview

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Each summer, Vancouver hosts the biggest Pride parade in Western Canada: Hundreds of colorful floats and more than a half-million spectators jam downtown streets to cap off a weekend of street parties, beer gardens and summer fun.

Details are already being released, and this year’s festival is shaping up to be one of the most exciting ever.  The 34th installment of the summer classic features a full line-up of Pride-themed events, culminating in the parade Aug. 5.  Here’s a preview of what’s in store for you early planners out there: Continue reading:
Summer Snapshot: 2012 Vancouver Pride Parade and Festival preview