More than 100.000 people participated in the largest demonstration to date for LGBTI rights in Barcelona.
GAYLES.TV.- More than 100.000 people according to the organizers, 55.000 according to the Urban Guard, filled the last 29 of June the avenue Paral·lel of Barcelona for claim the rights of the LGTBI collective and especially the rights of the LGTBI + families. A total of 34 entities they paraded in PRIDE! BARCELONA.
With the motto "Som famílies a tot arreu"(We are always families) the head of the manifestation of the PRIDE! BCN, formed by representatives of FLG -Families LGTBI-, activists and institutions, paraded along the Paral·lel avenue along with more than 30 entities that participated in the demonstration of this 12 edition of the Pride! Barcelona.
The Plaza del Univers hosted the first time village of the entities and the Pride Kids He achieved his record of attendance with families of all colors.
Journalist Toni Cruanyes He read the Manifesto and demanded more visibility for LGBT + families together with Katy Pallàs, president of FLG Famílies LGTBI. The event was also attended by numerous entities that are part of the Pride! Barcelona.
According to Ferran Poca (Pride Festival Director): "Pride Barcelona 2019 has met the expectations of the city, achieving the highest participation in recent years and is positioned as a strong candidate for the celebration of the EuroPride 2022 so that Barcelona is once again the voice of LGTBI rights in Europe ".
Maria Giralt (Director of the Pride! BCN Social) expresses the «gratitude to the more than 300 people of Pride Volunteering and all LGTBI entities that are part of Pride! Barcelona, without which it would not be possible to organize an event of this magnitude ».
More than 400.000 people have participated in the more than 100 events organized during the Pride! Barcelona between conferences and exhibitions, sports and family activities, as well as free concerts with the biggest poster and artistic programming so far, presented by Sharonne, The Earthquake and Soledad León de Salazar with the actions of Vengaboys, Inna, Eleni Foureira, Karina, Tamta, Soraya, Chenoa, The Forbidden Russian Ladilla and Glitch Gyals.