Sligo Pride festival protest march is taking place in Sligo town today Saturday, August 6th is expected to be the largely attended of the week’s events.
It has been a week for the festival which has been running since August 1st.
The highlight of this year’s event is a protest and not a parade reflecting the reality felt by many members of the Pride community with threat of violence persisting of many.
As a mark of respect, this year’s march will finish at Sligo City Hall, where a vigil in April was held in remembrance for two Sligo men who were brutally attacked and killed in hate related assaults the town
More information on Sligo Pride Festival and through Sligo Pride Events Eventbrite