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OKC Pride Alliance Parade small but enthusiastic in spite of heat, COVID

Though small, the previously postponed OKC Pride Alliance Parade drew an enthusiastic crowd eager to show their support.

OKC Pride Alliance reschedules Pride Parade for July 31

The OKC Pride Alliance announced that their rescheduled Pride Parade day will be Saturday, July 31.
OKC Pride Festival

OKC Pride Festival stays on schedule after weather knocks out parade

Even though lightning caused the OKC Pride Festival to cancel the parade Saturday morning, the weekend stayed on schedule.

New! 2021 Pride Festival and Parade to be held at Scissortail Park in June

UPDATED June 25 - Info on Pride Festival and Parade at Scissortail Park, transportation, parking, and bike facilities.

Juneteenth two-day celebration in Oklahoma City features music, film

Starting on the Eastside Saturday and then moving to Scissortail Park Sunday, this year's celebration of Juneteenth will be a special one.

Juneteenth becomes federal holiday commemorating end of slavery in U.S.

A new federal holiday was established Thursday based on a century-old Black tradition of celebrating the end of slavery - "Juneteenth."

Pride Month kickoff celebration recalls the story, points to future

he Oklahoma City Pride Alliance held a kick-off ceremony, the first of a month of events to celebrate Pride Month in the metro.

Oklahoma City Pride Alliance event to launch Pride Month Tuesday, June 1

Oklahoma City Pride Alliance is kicking off Pride Month Tuesday, June 1 with a public, in-person ceremony in downtown Oklahoma City.
Union War Dead

Memorial Day remembrances cut across cultural lines in divided country

This year's Memorial Day remembrances on Monday seemed stark in cultural lines crossed during a time of the country's deep divisions.
Governor Kevin Stitt

Stitt signs HB1775 prohibiting certain types of teaching about race

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt signed House Bill 1775 that will prohibit public schools colleges from teaching "Critical Race Theory."