After our first two incredible events in Johnson City and Kingsport, we had planned TriPride 2020 to be hosted in Bristol TN/VA on August 29, 2020. But with heavy hearts, TriPride’s board decided the best course of action was to postpone the event, presumably until 2021. But Pride is more than a parade and festival, though that has certainly become one of the primary ways to show your pride in the LGBTQ+ community. But Pride is in each individual willing to live their truth, and in those who share support and love for that person. Not only will Pride survive the Coronavirus, we will be back bigger and better. Our queer and allied community won’t disappear. We adapt. We learn. We overcome. Read the full statement here.