Enjoy a more intimate resort style experience as you interact with dolphins, snorkel with rays, or feed exotic birds! And, he said, fostering a sense of family among the LGBTQ community is, and always has been, one of the most important parts of GayDays. Organizers say it's only going to keep getting bigger. Gay Days at Walt Disney World is a loosely organized event where lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT individuals, their families, friends and supporters go to Walt Disney World on a single day each year. It's hard not to leave inspired by these incredible animals and their human connections! Animal Kingdom celebrates all living things as a zoological theme park covering over acres! Articles needing additional references from June All articles needing additional references Use mdy dates from April
Now, GayDays is so big that it's impossible to ignore — but attendees at the very first Disney meet-up in took measures to not be immediately identified as LGBTQ by the crowd.
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Check out these fun vendors by the pools and in the gardens! It is held on the first Saturday in June with numerous other events in the area during the preceding week. Live on Stage and The Tower of Terror! GayDays, which began as a single visit to Disney World's Magic Kingdom, is now a massive, weekend-long event, featuring organized visits to every part of Disney World as well as pageants, pool parties, competitions and visits to other area theme parks. Back Attractions Theme Parks.
Back Attractions Theme Parks. Encounter the magic of nature with animals, adventurers, and entetainment! But, he said, it still feels like a family gathering. Even though the days have become a longstanding tradition, GayDays is still unofficial, and not formally associated with Disney World. According to Watermarka Florida-based gay newspaper that has been covering Gay Days since it started, aboutpeople attended this June's six-day gathering, which included 17 pool parties, a business expo, a comic-book convention, a film festival, an after-hours trip to a Disney water park think dance music and guys in very small swimsuitsbobble-head painting and tie-dyeing for the kids, rivers of alcohol and some other substances for the adults and, on June 5, the great culmination: