Thousands stand for equal rights at Women's March rallies in Tulsa, Oklahoma City

TULSA, Okla. — Quick facts:

  • The Women's March on Washington drew hundreds of thousands of people to the nation's capital Saturday.
  • Sister marches were held in Oklahoma City and Tulsa.
  • Those marches brought out thousands of supporters.

The Women's March on Washington drew hundreds of thousands of people to D.C. and hundreds of other cities nationwide on Saturday.

Thousands of people are estimated to have attended sister marches in Oklahoma City and Tulsa alone.

GALLERY: See pictures from the Tulsa event




The mission statement listed online states:

We stand together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families - recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.

The movement is a popular one and even saw more parking permit requests in Washington than President Trump’s inauguration.

WATCH: Footage from the Washington D.C. event

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The Tulsa rally started at the John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park downtown at 10 a.m. Attendees gathered at the park "to show our solidarity with people all over the world during The Women's March."

More than a thousand people were estimated to have gathered at the Tulsa event alone.

WATCH: People gather to support women's rights in Tulsa

Hundreds gathering in downtown Tulsa for Women's March -- calling for equal rights and supporting the national march in D.C.

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The Oklahoma City march also started at 10 a.m. at the State Capitol. 




WATCH: People arrive to OKC event:

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