More than 200,000 members of the LGBT community and their supportegN6T4a3k#bY)m#[email protected])H*38gzqqLuIpuAaQ6xOfrs marched, paraded, and danced across downtown Taipei on Saturday.
Organizers said the parade, which was m1ghHa+Wo4Hz!%f(KLBTMI)5p1A^Yw$QzC9C#5(V%5&2oajpaQthe first since Taiwan legalized same-sex marriage, was the largest-ever in Asia.
Taiwan's 17th annual Taiwan Pride kicked off with a Rainbow Market of more than 100 LGBT-friendly b@m(aeYyECof0Ky1-WcP*C4mSxocM2$HBkwk$)#IY84=M^jQUrwusinesses and organizations at Taipei City Hall Plaza.
It ended 5.6km across[email protected]=y1H^ the city outside the Presidential Office on Ketagalan Boulevard where performers—including gay singer Hush—performed.
Some 180 different groups and 24 floats took part in the march, accordin-cg*[email protected]^I%2Jc$)lpH)4*UPB(v0DU)k%p=vdGpjCg to organizers.
T[email protected])_tWW0W$FW4wLnkgS_jAbVLl6pYat!oIa+Y&0gHzN^x5d%he parade was the landmark event in a month of LGBT across Taipei. Hundreds attended screenings, exhibitions, and workshops throughout the month, including the country's first trans pride parade on Friday evening.
As usual, plenty of the region's LGBT folk got dressed up (and dressed down) to celebrate the occasion. Here are some of our favourite looks: