Blue Ridge Pride Video Archives

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2018

Our First Welcoming WNC Procession and 10th Festival

Credit: Alex Benavides Videography (1:30)

2018

The Other Side Speaks: “Hateful Homosexuals”

We pride ourselves on being a welcoming community.  Here is an interesting take from some religious protesters.  [Add editorial response.]

Credit: See YouTube Link (21:33)

2017

The Other Side Speaks: “Witnessing to Sinners”

Preaching to the sinners at the pride event in Asheville NC. Dealing with more sin loving “christians”.

Credit: See YouTube Link (13:18)

2017

WLOS Coverage of 2017 Festival

Credit: WLOS News, Posted to YoutTube by Herb Arnold (0:52)

2017

Ashville Pride Festival Dance

Here’s the start of the dance competition at last years Gay Pride Festival in Asheville NC.  Many amazing dancers and festival goers had a wonderful sunny day to celebrate and take pride in their lives. – Travel Guy

Credit: Travel Guy, Posted to YouTube (4:50)

2017

Highlights of Miss Blue Ridge Pride Pageant

Featuring Miss Blue Ridge Pride Alumni: 2009 – Coco Couture, 2010 – Tyra Couture, 2012 – Odette Dynasty O’Hara, 2013 – Manhattan, 2015 – Ida Carolina, 2016 – Ginger Von Snap.  Contestants: Toothless Prissy, Nicole Sanchez, Anna Tomical (Winner 2017)

Credit: Roxy Taylor Photography, Posted to YouTube (8:43)

2017

Cantaria Members on Blue Ridge Pride

Credit: Cantaria (Now Asheville Gay Men’s Chorus), Posted to YoutTube (0:46)

2017

Cantaria: “Make Them Hear You”

Credit: Asheville Gay Men’s Chorus, Posted to YoutTube (2:20)

2016

Blue Ridge Pride Festival

Credit: Marti Andrew, Posted to YoutTube (2:48)

2017

We Are Family

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Credit: Herb Arnold, Posted to YoutTube (0:29)

2016

Drag Queen Performances

Credit: Jean Wood, Posted to YoutTube 2:35)

2016

2016 Festival Recap

A quick recap of Asheville’s 2016 Pride. A HUGE thanks to everyone who let me film them. A huge apology for the shakiness. It was too hot for a tripod.

Credit: Desireé Longworth, Posted to YoutTube (4:36)

2014

WLOS Coverage of Blue Ridge Pride White Party

“A big party this weekend not only promises fun, but also helps Loving Food Resources.”

Credit: WLOS News, Posted to YoutTube (6:26)

2014

WLOS Coverage of Festival Kick-Off

Blue Ridge Pride weekend kicked off Friday night in Asheville. The annual event brings awareness to the civil rights issues facing the homosexual and transgender community.

Credit: WLOS News, Posted to YoutTube (1:00)

2014

“Our Accidental First Gay Pride Festival”

“No one deserves Hate!” – TheFamilySlideShow

Credit: The Family Slide Show, Posted to YouTube (13:03)

2013

Bruno Diaz: Mr. Blue Ridge Pride

Bruno Diaz 2nd runner up Entertainer of the year 2013

Credit: Athena Reel, Posted to YoutTube (4:00)

2013

Pride 365

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Credit: RakeWell0, Posted to YoutTube (3:00)

2011

QFest Film Festival

Credit: TheJoieStarr, Posted to YoutTube (1:35)

2010

2010 Festival Moves to Lexington Avenue

Credit: Ask Asheville, Posted to YoutTube (2:04)

2009

1st Annual Blue Ridge Pride Festival

This was the 1st Annual Blue Ridge Pride Festival in Asheville, NC featuring Cantaria and Now You See Them…along with many others….they were fantastic!!!

Credit: HarleyGal61, Posted to YoutTube (4:24)

2009

1st Pride Festival

Meet the people who started it all.

Credit: Value Place, Asheville, Posted to YoutTube (0:45)

2010

Swayback Sisters

Credit: Athena Reel, Posted to YoutTube (4:15)

2014

Beloved Asheville Celebrates Blue Ridge Pride

Credit: Beloved Asheville, Posted to YoutTube (3:04)

2014

Blue Ridge Pride Festival

News Reader Package

Credit: Ceillie Simkiss, Posted to YoutTube (0:44)

2009

Gay Juggler

Credit: Mark Robertson, Posted to YoutTube (1:08)

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