Red Shirt Pride Day is celebrated on the first Saturday in June. It celebrates a momentous occasion that brought together the LGBTQ community at the “happiest spot on Earth.”
Red Shirt Day Kicks Off Pride Month
The Kindred Pride Foundation celebrates the 30th Annual Red Shirt Pride Day during this pride month. Alison Burgos explains how the organization’s cofounder began this event in a unique but heartwarming way.
Sonia Baghdady: “A gentleman called Doug 30 years back was friends with several online people at the time, and they chose to move to Disney World.” Advocate Now. “They were all LGBT and they were going wear a red t-shirt to identify themselves and meet at the castle at a specific time. One person told another that it ended up being hundreds.
Disney World is the world’s largest LGBTQ+ destination. Tens of thousands LGBTQ+ people and their allies will be arriving the first weekend of June to celebrate Pride. Kindred Pride celebrations are now a way to allow people from around the globe to take part.
“On that Saturday and the second weekend in June, everyone around the world showed their solidarity with LGBTQ…