Pride Fest

Country music fans at the Lake Shake Festival at Northerly Island. (Credit: CBS)

Festival-Goers Enjoy Weather On First Day Of Summer

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports once the gates opened Sunday morning, country music fans raced for the best seats at the Lake Shake Festival. .

06/21/2015

Men line up at the Center on Halsted for the Meningitis vaccine. (Credit: CBS)

Free Meningitis Vaccines Offered At Pride Fest

As Chicago gears for the Pride Parade, celebrations come with concerns about a health alert in the gay community.

06/20/2015

City officials estimated 850,000 people attended the Chicago Pride Parade on June 24, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Seniors Reflect On Progress Made By LGBT Community

Pride Fest is this weekend in Chicago and, for some older Chicago-area residents, it’s a reminder of how much things have changed and continue to change for the gay community, reports WBBM’s Terry Keshner.

06/22/2014

2013 Pride Parade. (Credit: Michele Fiore)

Weather, Court Decisions Draw Large Crowd At Pride Parade

Great weather and the recent Supreme Court decisions supporting gay rights drew a larger crowd to an already popular Chicago event today, Pride Parade, reports WBBM’s Michele Fiore.

06/30/2013

Same Sex Marriage

Pride Fest Takes On Political Tone After Failure To Pass Same-Sex Marriage

If you’re attending this week’s pride festivities, you might notice a bit more of a political bent this year. WBBM’s Brandis Friedman was at pride fest on North Halsted today.

06/22/2013

Gay Pride Parade, 2008

Gay Pride Parade, New Festival In Rogers Park Coming Sunday

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Gov. Pat Quinn and a host of other dignitaries and local institutions will be stepping off in the Boystown neighborhood Sunday for the 42nd Annual Gay Pride Parade.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011