THERE were more than 10,000 spectators and participants parading through the streets of Benidorm at the recent Gay Pride event held on September 12.
The colourful event saw more than 20 floats with over 400 flamboyant participants proudly sporting a whole array of platforms, wigs, feathers, glitter and colourful costumes, with confetti and soap bubbles.
It was an event that caught the attention of tourists and locals, young and old, who happily joined in with the fun celebrations.
It was the fifth year that the event has been celebrated in Benidorm, created to celebrate diversity and equal rights and promises to only get bigger and better.
Organised in association with the town hall in Benidorm who have stated that the event has had a very positive economic impact for the town.
The slogan `love is never wrong was one of the messages conveyed at the parade.