Big Sky Pride is bringing its annual LGBT celebration back to Billings for the first time in nearly a decade.  KTVQ.com reports the week-long celebration will kick off with a Community Night at Hooligan’s Sports Bar this Monday and end with a “Recovery Brunch” on Sunday, June 18, at the Last Chance Pub & Cider Mill.  In between there will be karaoke, live music, [quote] “queer comedy” [end quote] an LGBT film weekend, dance parties, a drag show, the annual parade and rally, happy hours and an interfaith service.
Big Sky Pride President Kev Hamm said there will also be a record number of family-friendly events, including a Pride Fest at North Park on Saturday the 17th.  This is the 24th year of what used to be known as the Montana Pride Celebration.  Big Sky Pride was founded in 2014.