Newcastle Pride
Newcastle
NSW
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Newcastle Pride

Newcastle Pride is an inclusive, vibrant and fun not-for-profit Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ+) community-based organisation established in 2018. Newcastle Pride celebrates sexuality and gender diversity in Newcastle and the Hunter Region within and outside our community. We collaborate with others within our community and with the wider community to foster LGBTIQ+ Pride.

Our vision is to empower all LGBTIQ+ people to find their voice and be proud. We aspire to a safer, more inclusive future. For more information on how to support Newcastle Pride by becoming a member https://newcastlepride.com.au/join-us/

Newcastle Pride Festival

The Newcastle Pride Festival is Newcastle Pride’s major initiative and is an exciting, glamorous and “out n’ proud” series of events that aims to showcase to locals and visitors that Newcastle is a city of diversity, culture and beauty, and promotes the Hunter Region’s natural and other assets. The Festival is an on-going annual event, bringing our community together in unity, so as to leave a legacy for LGBTIQ+ youth, and fostering a vibrant and supportive future community.

The 2021 Newcastle Pride Festival is Newcastle’s third LGBTIQ+ Pride Festival (Australia’s largest regional Pride Festival) and will be held August 12 – September 5.  For more information about the Festival and how to buy tickets https://newcastlepride.com.au/events/

The Newcastle Pride Festival program for 2021 is as follows: This is Me!

Thursday August 12th – Sunday September 5th, 2021.

August:

Thursday 12th            7pm – 10pm “This is me” Festival Launch Event, Marina Views Function Centre, Wickham

Friday 13th   6pm-10.30pm“Rocky Horror” Interactive outdoor movie at Maitland Gaol

Saturday 14th            10am – 1pm – AFL Pride Cup, Bill Elliot Oval Marylands

Saturday 14th            8pm -12am – Big Gay Cabaret, Newcastle City hall

Friday 20th   8pm – 1am – Trans Glamore “Newcastle edition” A night to celebrate trans performers & friendsHosted by: Victoria Anthony with special Guests.

Saturday 21st             7pm – 12am – MasQueerade “Youth Pride Tribe” Formal -PCYC Broadmeadow

Saturday 28th            2pm – 4pm – “LETS GET PHYSICAL” 80’s LYCRA AND RAINBOW bike ride around the Lake Macquarie. Family friendly event

Saturday 28th            5pm – 9pm – Pride by Night Street Feast – Speers Point Park

September:

Saturday 4th               10am – 5pm Pride Fair Day @ Foreshore Park, Newcastle, Family friendly Free event.

Saturday 4th               8pm – 3am STRUT & MOWTOWN Dance Party’s @ the Cambridge

Sunday 5th                 10am – 2pm “Eat to the Beat” Recovery brunch Ka-fey Cafe

 

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