BILLINGS, Mont. — Billings officials have announced the city will be hosting its first gay pride parade in nine years.
The Billings Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/2sfxk9O ) the Big Sky Pride event will take begin at 11 a.m. Saturday in the city’s downtown.
Kev Hamm, president of Big Sky Pride, says the event has a budget of about $23,000 from donations.
Hamm promised that rally speakers, including a number of office-holders, will be both “short and sweet.”
Supplemental events are going on between Thursday and Sunday.
Information from: The Billings Gazette, http://www.billingsgazette.com