June 18th of every year is Autistic Pride Day, a day of events celebrating Autistic identity, community, culture, and pride.
Autistic Pride Day was started June 18th, 2005. It happens every year across the world, with some locations holding physical events. Though it was started by Aspies for Freedom, today it is celebrated by many different groups within the larger Autistic community.
On Autistic Pride Day, Autistics participating celebrate Autistic identity and pride. This often includes celebrations of Autistic culture and community.
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- Usage example: “Some Autistic people have special celebrations for Autistic Pride Day with other Autistics and allies.”