In September, 2018 Remigijus Šimašius, the Mayor of Vilnius, recorded a video inviting the residents and quests of Vilnius to participate at the Baltic Pride March for Equality, which will take place in Vilnius on 8 June, 2019.
”Dear friends from all over the world, I am very proud to stand here in support for the local LGBT community and to invite you to Vilnius: this beautiful, sunny and nice city which is open and friendly to everyone. Please come next year during the Baltic Pride. Please support the local LGBT community!” – said the Mayor of Vilnius in his video.
The Baltic Pride festival in Vilnius will be organized on 4th-8th June, 2019. The Baltic Pride March for Equality will take place in Vilnius on 8 June, 2019.