09/02/2012 05:41 EDT | Updated 09/03/2012 03:07 EDT

Calgary Pride Parade 2012 Biggest In City's History (PHOTOS)

Calgary celebrated its biggest Pride Parade this year with the estimated number of attendees at 30,000.

Pride Calgary thanked the crowd via Twitter for the support.

Dallas Barnes, President of Pride, said that the event had attracted visitors from cities across North America. This is the twenty-third year Calgary has celebrated the event, which is part of a week long celebration.

SEE: Calgary Celebrates Pride

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