Prague Pride festival winds up with parade through city centre

15-08-2015 updated

The fifth Prague Pride festival of LGBT culture culminated with a parade through the city centre on Saturday. The 10,000-strong parade, led by Prague Mayor Adriana Krnáčová and a number of Czech celebrities, set off from Wenceslas Square, passed across Čechův bridge and ended at Letná. This year’s LGBT festival, held under the motto “We all have a rainbow inside us” offered over 120 events, including debates, film screenings and exhibitions. Some 160 foreign visitors took part, including Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst and the London Gay Men’s Chorus.