CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Some kids in Charlottesville took part in a Youth Pride Picnic on Saturday afternoon in Booker T. Washington Park to show support for the LGBTQ community.

The teens enjoyed music, food from firefly restaurant, and special pride giveaways including t-shirts marking the 50th anniversary of New York's Stonewall Riots.

The 8th annual Charlottesville Pride Festival takes place next Saturday at the Sprint Pavilion.