New Zealand's Big Gay Out

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com February 11 2013 1:34 PM ET


The crowd warms up at the New Zealand Gay Out. Photo courtesy of Localist.co.nz.


The Big Gay Out at Coyle Park, held Sunday in Auckland, is the country's largest annual gay and lesbian festival.


Festivalgoers arrive at the Big Gay Out at Coyle Park.


Festival attendees enjoy the warm weather. Photo source: GayNZ.com


Condoms are given out at the Big Gay Out at Coyle Park.


Entertainment is provided.


Prime Minister John Key is introduced to the crowd at the Big Gay Out at Coyle Park.


Ladies of a certain age entertain the prime minister.


Prime Minister John Key with Andreas Derleth, Mr. Gay New Zealand 2012 and Mr. Gay World 2012.