Official launch of 2020 Plymouth Pride Festival Programme. An event to mark 20th Anniversary of decriminalisation of homosexuality in the armed services.
February is LGBT History Month we will present a revival of the Pride in Our Past Exhibition with new material. We will also launch a LGBTQ Literature Project.
Launch of ‘Make for Pride’ workshops to include parade costume, & decoration focusing on the 50th Anniversary of the first ‘Gay Rights marches’ held in 1970.
In April 2020 we will be out recruiting volunteers for our main Pride Festival in August. We will also hold a one day workshop focusing on mental health.
In May 2020 we will hold two Pride Festival Volunteer Training Sessions. The ‘Make for Pride’ workshops will continue at the Warehouse.
The ‘Make for Pride’ workshops will continue at the Warehouse. We will also facilitate ‘Pride Inside’ where we take Pride into Dartmoor Prison.
Queer Stories tour of The Box (revealing hidden histories). Make for Pride and Literature workshops continue. Festival planning & training sessions for volunteers.
The Plymouth Pride Festival will consist of a series of events between 1st & 8th August 2020. Plymouth Pride Parade and main summer festival will take place on Saturday 8th August.