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The Newseum and Mix107.3 are coming together to host Family Pride Weekend in celebration of the opening of the Newseum’s newest exhibit, “Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement.” Saturday, March 9 will feature fun activities with mix107.3’s street team and a program moderated by The Jack Diamond Morning Show’s Jimmy Alexander at 2:30 p.m. in the Knight TV Studio. Through powerful artifacts, images and historic print publications, “Rise Up” explores key moments of gay rights history and how activists have used their First Amendment freedoms to demand an end to discrimination against LGBTQ Americans. Take advantage of a special offer that includes two free kids tickets (18 and younger) with the purchase of one general admission adult ticket.The deal is only available for the weekend, and must be purchased at the Newseum admission desk. The event is from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.