Special Coverage: Charlotte Pride returns to Uptown

Queen City ramps up for its annual Pride festival and resurrects the Pride parade. Meanwhile Russian LGBT people are struggling amidst turmoil for their rights

by QNotes Staff  Staff Reports  editor@goqnotes.com
Published: August 16, 2013 in A&E / Life&Style, Cover Stories, Featured Stories

Performers from Snug Harbor's ShipRocked! on the stage at last year's Charlotte Pride. Photo via Charlotte Pride. Credit: CarlMillerPhotos.com.

Performers from Snug Harbor’s ShipRocked! on the stage at last year’s Charlotte Pride. Photo via Charlotte Pride. Credit: CarlMillerPhotos.com.

frontpage_medThis special issue of qnotes showcases the Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade, as well as the situation our LGBT sisters and brothers are experiencing in Russia in their fight for equality.

Cover Story:
Got Pride? LGBTs in Charlotte’s Russian sister city sure do.

Pride Issue Features:
Charlotte is proud: Community leaders share their thoughts
Charlotte Pride sees increased biz support
Pride through the ages
Pride: On stage
Pride in QC Arts
Andrew Christian slated for Charlotte
Editor’s Note: Proud to be…