Boston Pride prepares for weekend parade and festivities

BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston Pride is gearing up for this weekend’s parade and festival.

Boston’s Pride Parade is the largest one in the New England. This year’s theme is “Solidarity Through Pride.”

The parade begins Saturday at noon in Copley Square and ends at City Hall Plaza, where the festival continues all day long. The festival features poets, singers and other entertainers.

Last year, an estimated 25,000 attended the parade and festival.

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