Pride festivals are held all across the county celebrating LGBTQ culture.
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Morgantown Pride, will hold a block party on
“If we educate one person an d prevent them from making a mistake, we’ve done our job,” said Miller.
Morgantown Pride will be the first large scale pride event in North Central West Virginia, an indication that the traditionally conservative mountain state is taking the steps to become more inclusive.
“We haven’t received any pushback yet but as we grow larger, that might happen but so far the community has been supportive and surrounding communities as well,” said Miller.