Pride festival kicks off in P.E.I.

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Pride flag-raising ceremonies will be held Monday. (Jane Robertson/CBC - image credit)
Pride flag-raising ceremonies will be held Monday. (Jane Robertson/CBC - image credit)

P.E.I.'s annual Pride festival has begun.

The festival kicked off with a barbecue hosted by MP Sean Casey. Other events and talks are planned for the coming week.

The full schedule can be found on the Pride P.E.I. website.

Pride flag-raising ceremonies will be held on Monday in Charlottetown, including at the Legislature, Kensington, Stratford, Cornwall and Borden-Carleton. The Progress Pride Flag was raised in Summerside on Friday.

The festivities will eventually culminate with the annual Pride parade next Saturday starting at 12:30 p.m. in Charlottetown. The route of the parade can be found here.

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