Reno’s Gay Rodeo: Bucking Stereotypes In The ’70s And ’80s

Reno’s Gay Rodeo: Bucking Stereotypes In The ’70s And ’80s

From KUNR:

“In 1982, the event was at its height. With around 20,000 people at the event, led by Joan Rivers, the grand marshal.

But then, it hit Nevada. The AIDS crisis spread to many cities across the country in waves, including Reno. And mostly because of that, the gay rodeo in Reno disappeared.”

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