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Beckley’s First Pride Event Scheduled For Saturday

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BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – Beckley’s first ever pride festival filled with all day events, is set to take place this Saturday.

The Pride event will kick off at 11 am with an opening ceremony at the Beckley Intermodal Gateway.  Guests speakers include Frances Ayers, Robert Dunlap, Delegate Danielle Walker, Kelly Elkins, Danielle Stewart, and Beth Lewis.

Throughout the day there will be drag shows, a magician, music entertainment, and vendors selling food and crafts.

Kids will also have opportunities to enjoy a bounce house, free face painting, and more.

Special presentations for teens and adults are planned, too.

For a complete schedule of events, you can visit the Beckley Pride website at https://beckleypride.org/



Tyler Barker

Tyler Barker is currently the Interim News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. I was promoted to this job in Mid-November. I still will fill in on weather from time to time. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at tbarker@woay.com


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