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2008: Gay Pride Budapest
Gay Pride Budapest. The '13th Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Festival Budapest' took place in July 2008. While Gay Prides in Budapest have been peaceful for many years, Budapest's Gay Pride 2008 has been marked by violence. In July 2008, 49 arrests were made and 10 people injured as protesters threw eggs, tomatoes, feces, and other objects at Pride participants.


The very first Gay Pride Day took place in September 1997. Check the pictures of Gay Pride Budapest 2007, Gay Pride Budapest 2006, Gay Pride Budapest 2005, Gay Pride Budapest 2004, Gay Pride Budapest 2003.

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  • Comment by Kevin who visited in June 2006: My friend David and I did the Budapest Gay Pride 2006. It was a fantastic event, with lots of atmospere and friendly people on the march and along the route. The party at Buddha Beach afterwards was amazing, the atmosphere was incredible.
  • Julie wrote in June 2008: I live in Budapest and was in the Gay pride last year. Unfortunately the political situation in the country is quite bad since November 2006. Very right wing is louder and louder. There was trouble during the 2007 gay pride, few attacks against gay, eggs, bottles and sometimes stones were thrown. It's not as bad as Poland and the party after parade is really good, but if you walk into the parade, expect some crazy on the way.
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