BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. (CBS) — On Sunday afternoon, thousands of cars took part in a Pride Drive in Buffalo Grove.
The event was the brainchild of middle schooler Molly Pinta, who decided her hometown needed its own LGBTQ pride celebration.READ MORE: Red Cross Seeking Donations As Blood Shortage Worsens
COVID-19 turned it into dozens of mini-festivals with entertainment for people to drive by and enjoy the fun at a distance.READ MORE: CTU: Layoffs Will Hit Hardest Schools On South, West Sides
In all, more than 100 homes and businesses took part.MORE NEWS: City Council To Vote On Renaming Lake Shore Drive For Chicago's Founder
Organizers hope a return to a parade format for Pride Month will be in the cards next year.