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Jojo Siwa shares the moment she realized she was gay
March 22, 2023
In a recent interview JoJo Siwa revealed that his sexuality became clear to him while on a two-week vacation to Disney World with a close friend he had feelings for.
Siwa realized he was gay during the trip and said his time at the Florida theme park was full of fun and challenging moments, and gave him a series of memorable experiences.
Read on to learn more.
JoJo Siwa recalls the fun and tough memories of Disney World
JoJo Siwa recently recalled some of her most treasured and difficult memories at Disney World in Florida. In an interview People magazine, The former “Dance Moms” star revealed that the theme park holds many fond memories and has played a key role in her personal life, from experiencing the joys of first love and dealing with heartbreak to discovering her true sexual orientation.
“I have a lot of really fun memories here,” Per said Insider. “I have a lot of very difficult memories here, but I have grown a lot at Disney. I first loved it at Disney World. I found out I was gay at Disney World. I went through periods of heartbreak at Disney World.”
He expressed his gratitude for his role in the life of the park, noting that while there have been highs and lows, the experiences have all helped shape him into the person he is today, saying, “I’ve had a lot going on in my personal life. which Disney World actually attributed.”
He discovered his sexuality during a two-week stay at Disney World
In 2021, in a viral TikTok video, Siwa announced his sexuality and shared with his fans that he considers himself queer. She expressed her identity by lip-syncing to Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” while wearing a rainbow bow, a clear symbol of her pride. Not long after, the ‘Time to Celebrate’ hitmaker opened up about his first romantic relationship with Kylie Prew. The two had a relationship until they finally called it quits last year.
Siwa recalled when she realized her sexuality, saying it was during a 14-day stay at Disney World with a close friend. “I was here for 14 days with a girl who was my really good friend and I realized, ‘Oh, I love her,'” he recalled. “And to experience all these feelings while being in the most magical place in the world and the happiest place on Earth was so cool. We’re not together anymore, but we had a lot of fun, happy memories here.”
After her split from Prew, Siwa started dating TikTok sensation Avery Cyrus in September 2021. However, their relationship only lasted until December of the same year.
JoJo Siwa says fans have missed some hints about her sexuality
In a Pride 2021 cover interview, Siwa told EW he came out to his family and close friends long before he came out with his sexuality. According to Siwa, his fans have missed several references to his sexuality throughout his career. She pointed out that she regularly wears a rainbow on top of her head and looks for any rainbow-colored clothing she can find.
“I mean, I’ve had a rainbow on the top of my head almost every day of my life,” she said. “And anytime I can have a rainbow, I get a rainbow. June is my favorite shopping month because of the Pride clothes.”
JoJo Siwa slams Candace Cameron Bure
Lately, Siwa has been a passionate advocate for LGBTQIA+ rights, going as far as standing up to Full House actress Candace Cameron Bure for making controversial statements about her new vacation network. Bure said Wall Street Journal that his new assignment at Great American Family prioritizes “traditional marriage” over LGBTQ love stories on his show.
“I think Great American Family is going to have a traditional marriage at its core,” he said after being asked if same-sex couples would be leading roles in GAF’s upcoming TV movies.
Siwa fell out with Bure back in July when she made a social media video accusing the actress of being the rudest celebrity she’s ever met.