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Athens Pride Parade Wraps-Up Festivities on Saturday (Photos)

ATHENS – Athens Pride Festival 2022, which kicked off on June 10, culminates its festivities in the traditional parade that will start at 7:00 pm on Saturday at Syntagma Square.

Under the title “Unconditional”, this year’s celebrations focused on promoting “unconditional education, unconditional equality to marriage and family, unconditional safety, and an unconditional life overall,” according to the festival’s official description. They year’s festival was also called an “unconditional celebration” by the organizers.

Events included concerts, exhibitions, live performances, film screenings and discussions.

Participants take part in the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Participants take part in the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Participants take part in the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Participants dance during the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Participants take part in the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Participants dance during the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
A participant takes part in the annual Gay Pride rally, in Athens, Saturday, June 18, 2022. Thousands of people took to the streets of the Greek capital to participate in the annual march. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)

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