SOUTH ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –Pride St. Louis hosted PrideFest 2012 this weekend at Tower Grove Park. The event is a celebration of of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender culture in the St. Louis community. The event has come a long way since the first event held in 1981.
This year, there is a fresh energy to the festival. With President Obama endorsing same-sex marriage and the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, fair goers have new optimism.
The annual Pride Parade was held Sunday at noon on South Grand.