And now it appears the year-old has managed to snag himself a wealthy Australian beau. New city, new man? Hollywood actor Luke Evans, 41, pictured has reportedly snagged himself a new boyfriend while living in Sydney - weeks after wrapping filming of his new Hulu series Nine Perfect Strangers. Local romance? According to reports by The Daily Telegraph, the openly gay Welsh hunk is dating a Sydney man who happens to be a finance tycoon.
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2020 – in pictures
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However, a number of cities and regions in the U. Most of these places trace their Mardi Gras celebrations to French, Spanish, and other Catholic colonial influences on the settlements over their history. The earliest Carnival celebration in North America occurred at a place on the west bank of the Mississippi river about 60 miles In addition, modern activities generally vary from city to city across the U. The party proceeded upstream to a place on the west bank about 60 miles downriver from where New Orleans is today, where a small tributary emptied into the great river, and made camp in what is now Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana.
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras
Thousands gathered inside Sydney cricket ground on Saturday for the city's annual Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras celebration. Revellers usually line the city's streets for a huge parade but plans were altered this year over Covid concerns. Some 36, attended the stadium event instead - though a small protest march also took place on the usual parade route after an exemption was issued by health officials.
It is one of the largest such festivals in the world ,  and the largest Pride event in Oceania. The event grew from gay rights parades held annually since , when numerous participants had been arrested by New South Wales Police. After the parade was dispersing in Kings Cross, 53 of the participants were arrested.