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Stalls and Exhibitors

We have a fantastic mix of local traders, organisations, and charities at pride. There will be a licensed bar and great choice of hot and cold food & beverages.

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Volunteer for Plymouth Pride 2019

The Plymouth Pride Parade and festival is dependant on the support of a dedicated team of volunteers who help ensure the day is safe and enjoyed by all.

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Trans Zone 2019

The Trans Zone returns to Plymouth Pride for its third year. Facilitated by ‘Not Alone Plymouth’ this is safe space for members of the trans community with peer 2 peer support.

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Getting to Plymouth Pride

Check out our guide to public transport and parking for Plymouth Pride 2019 – Saturday 10th August.

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Proud Spaces Exhibition – Ocean Studios

Featuring the work of local LGBTQ artist our award winning Plymouth LGBT Archive exhibition. At Ocean Studios Royal William Yard 30th July – 11th August 2019

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Being Me With Pride 2019

We would like to invite you to consider what being you is like. How would you express that?
Would you use poetry, music, photos, collage, mask, sculpture, drawing, a story…? Or is there your own unique way?

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Crowdfunder 2019 – We Did It

A great big thank you to all those that pledged support helping us keep Plymouth Pride FREE for all to enjoy. With match funding from Plymouth City Council we Raised £12,120

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New for 2019 – Acoustic Stage

We are delighted to announce that in the addition to the main stage on the Hoe, we will be introducing an acoustic stage. This will be programmed by Wonder Zoo and will include an eclectic mix of musicians, spoken word, poetry and queer performance. The Stage will open at 1pm and run through to 5pm.

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Pride Fundraiser Auction 2018

We invite you to our annual fundraiser auction at OMG Bar on Wednesday 8th August to support Plymouth Pride 2018 that will take place on Saturday 11th August. We have some amazing items to be won by the highest bidder on the night all donated by local businesses. The auction will take place between 6 & 8pm so you can make a night of it on the Barbican as this

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Plymouth Pride 2018 – After Parties

After parties are an important and integral part of the Plymouth Pride Festival and offer a boost to the night economy. On this page we will promote the ‘official events’ that support and contribute to us. New for 2018 we have teamed up with Plymouth Boat Trips to offer ‘A Carnival Night Cruise’ departing from the Barbican Landing Stage at 9pm on Saturday 11th August. It’s Carnival time on board

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Pride May Ball 2018- Saturday 5th May

Support Plymouth Pride 2018 and have a fabulous night out this May Bank Holiday weekend. 7.30 – 11pm, Saturday 5th May, The Red House Theatre, 22 Millbay Road, PL1 3EG Tickets are only £12.50 pp when you book in advance. You will receive a drink and Canapés on arrival, a scrumptious hot & cold buffet, accompanied with amazing entertainment by the fabulous Gypsy Watkins. Co-hosted by Miss Marsha Mills -the evening

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World AIDS Day 2017

Pride in Plymouth volunteer Kevin Kelland a member of the National Long Term Survivors Group has teamed up with Stoke Damerel Church to host an evening of reflection and awareness. There will be a FREE Buffet and fantastic entertainment from A capella Group and the amazingly talented Gypsy Watkins – All Welcome and together we can end the stigma and isolation.  7pm Friday 1st December 2017 Stoke Damerel Church Paradise

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Transgender Day of Remembrance 2017

Not Alone Plymouth are hosting a Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) event on Monday 20th November 2017 – 6pm Sherwell Church Hall. Transgender Day of Remembrance is a day where we remember those who were killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice. Join the event on Facebook: Share this…TwitterFacebookLinkedinTumblrStumbleUpon

Plymouth Pride Festival Wins the prestigious City and Waterfront Award for Best Event (under 5000 people)

The Pride in Plymouth team were delighted to have been nominated for this award and absolutely thrilled to have been announced as the winner at a glitzy ceremony held at the Plymouth Crowne Plaza on Thursday 26th October 2017. We would like to thank the person or persons that nominated us and of course the members of the public that voted. Plymouth Pride Festival voted ‘Best Event (under 5000 people)

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Vacancy – Project Manager – Closed

Pride in Plymouth welcomes applications for a self-employed Project Manager for the Heritage Lottery funded project: Lesbian Voices of Plymouth- Past and Present This freelance contract will be over a fixed term of 30 months starting from November 2017 and ending in May 2020. The fee of £30000.00 comprises of 1950 hours work over this period (at a rate of approx. £15.38), including any VAT payable. The project aims to

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Lesbian Voices Project Announced

Pride in Plymouth are excited to announce our latest HLF funded project that will gather more stories and history from Lesbians in Plymouth, for inclusion in the existing Plymouth LGBT Community Archive. Watch Pride in Plymouth co-director Jo Lewis being interviewed by The Herald talking about this new history project . ‘Lesbian Voices in Plymouth Past and Present‘ In the interview Jo said: “Lesbians have a double whammy really: women are

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Donation Dollies

Look out for our volunteer ‘Donation Dollies‘ at Plymouth Pride on Saturday 5th August who will be wearing these  fab rainbow angel wings, rainbow sashes and Deely boppers. They will be out and about collecting donations and selling our wristbands. The FREE Summer Pride Festival is completely self funding and is supported by sponsorship, the Pride Bar, and donations. Your contribution will help to keep Plymouth Pride Festival FREE for all to enjoy.

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Pisces-Dior Live @ The Swallow

In the run up to Plymouth Pride 2017 The Swallow pub are hosting Pisces-Dior (AKA Miss Pussy Fat) presenting her brand new show from 8pm on Friday 28th July. Some of our volunteers will be there with buckets collecting donations that help us keep Pride FREE for all to enjoy. Come along for a great fun night out and if you like you can even knock a tune out yourself.   Join the event

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Plymouth Pride 2017 – Pride the Film

As part of the Plymouth Pride Festival 2017 – The Plymouth Co-operative Party are screening the Film PRIDE on Monday 31st July 2017 – Jill Craigie Cinema, Plymouth University. Hosted by newly elected MP for Plymouth Sutton and Devonport Luke Pollard. A copy of the 2017 Labour Party Manifesto with a personal message from and signed by the leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn will up for auction on the night.

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New for 2017 – Pride Dog Show

As part of the main Plymouth pride event being held on Saturday 5th August 2017 we have teamed up with Miss Ivy Events in association with Woodside Animal Sanctuary hosting our first pride dog show. There will be an array of gift and pet stalls. Join in the fun with your pooch at the fun dog show (small charge applies), supporting Woodside Animal Sanctuary. The categories are: Waggiest Tail Most Handsome Dog Prettiest

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Plymouth Pride – Main Stage Line up 2017

The Plymouth Pride Parade departs from the Jigsaw Garden (Nr Drakes Circus and the Central Methodist Hall) at midday On Saturday 5th August. The main event on Plymouth Hoe will officially open at 1pm with over eight hours of FREE LIVE entertainment from the main stage. Don’t forget we also have Dancing on the Hoe with Plymouth Salsa and new for 2017 – our first Pride Dog Show. There will be a massive

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Postponed – Pride – “Queer – estion” Time

LGBT+ ‘question time’ theme Q.A Due to unforeseen circumstances we regret that we have had to postpone the ‘Queer – estion’ Time event that was due take place on  Wednesday 2nd July. We will re-schedule this event to take place in the Autumn 2017. However we will be holding our social coffee group Xpresso Yourself on Weds 2nd Jul 6.30pm at Cafe Kiss   Share this…TwitterFacebookLinkedinTumblrStumbleUpon

Dancing on the Hoe with Plymouth Salsa

Dancing on the hoe 2 Saturday 05th August from 12 midday – 6:30pm Free fun family event – all welcome! In collab with the Liner Lookout Cafe & Plymouth Pride Make the day whatever you make of it, so picnic, social dancing, chilling out, mingling and enjoying the beautiful views from the Plymouth hoe. Expect lineups and animations from local Salsa/latin/bachata & zumba instructors and friends throughout the day. Where

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Wonderzoo Presents – Pride Whip It Up

As part of the Plymouth Pride Festival 2017 we welcome this literary event organised by Wonderzoo it is a fight back against those that want to take us back to the past. Come out of the closet, and support Pride in Plymouth this is for Human Rights, and the freedom to be the person you want to be! There are four wonderful featured artists for your delectation, and as if that was not

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New for Plymouth Pride 2017 – Trans Zone

Pride in Plymouth in conjunction with ‘Not Alone’  created an area at Plymouth Pride 2017 dedicated for the Trans community – ‘The Trans Zone‘. Not Alone are the Plymouth Support Group for Transgender and Non Binary people they took the lead in developing the space to best meet the specific needs of the trans community in Plymouth and surrounding area.     Visit the Not Alone Website for more information about the group: Go to the Plymouth Pride Festival page for more information about the event that will take place on Saturday 5th August 2017. Share this…TwitterFacebookLinkedinTumblrStumbleUpon