Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities wil head to the Q.C. for Pride Charlotte 2008, a celebration that isn't your average. It usually lures around 8,000 people from all over the United States and features a variety of guest speakers, musicians, dancers, poets and more. Free. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Gateway Village, 800 W. Trade St. www.pridecharlotte.com.