Pride http://kalw.org en Napa shows its LGBTQ pride http://kalw.org/post/napa-shows-its-lgbtq-pride <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With events ranging from Big Gay Trivia Night to Big Gay Golf to the Dinner and Drag Show, and 19 other events – Pride in Napa has officially arrived. Chef’s Market is the weekly party Napa throws for its locals. This week, it comes with a twist – there are rainbow flags lining up and down the city light posts, proudly announcing “Do Pride.” Booths proclaiming </span>LGBTQ<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> organizations and clubs, and queer couples holding hands while experiencing the live music and fresh food, in what was once a very quiet homophobic country town. </span>KALW’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Teddy </span>Lederer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was at the event and brought back these perspectives from the crowd.</span></p><p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 19:31:00 +0000 Teddy Lederer 29326 at http://kalw.org Napa shows its LGBTQ pride Gay Day at Great America with Pollo Del Mar! http://kalw.org/post/gay-day-great-america-pollo-del-mar <P>Pride is just around the corner so let's have some fun! Marilyn takes a look at "Gay Days" in amusement parks. Disneyworld was first in '91 and the right wing boycotted them for 8 years. Do we still need them? Her guest is drag star Pollo Del Mar, who's producing "Pride Night" at Great America Friday, May 24th, in Santa Clara, CA. She's got TV host Wendy Williams, Glee's Alex Newell ("Unique"), and lots of other entertainment and fun planned. &nbsp;Broadcast and streaming live, Thursday, May 9th, 2013, at 7pm Pacific.&nbsp;</P> Tue, 07 May 2013 22:05:19 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 26838 at http://kalw.org Gay Day at Great America with Pollo Del Mar!