Stories with 'LGBTQ' tag

Happy Pride! Here’s a short history of Seattle’s big LGBTQ+ celebration

RAINBOW CONNECTION: Happy Pride Month, all. (📸: Brett Curtiss / Flickr) Seattle celebrated our very first Pride Week in 1974 —  five years after trans and gay rights activists Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, among others, led the Stonewall riots in New York City and helped spark the fight for LGBTQ+ equality. Although Seattle’s first Pride celebration was small, […]

/ June 21, 2018


Puns, birds, so many ways to celebrate Dad, and 22 things to do in Seattle this week

It’s another busy week in Seattle and we’ve got tons of fun events lined up. Read on for our picks, including good stuff for Father’s Day, a pun contest, and Fremont’s famous naked bike ride.

/ June 12, 2017