Prides 2015

This year’s UK Pride festivals are set out below:
 

Date Place Details and website
May 30 Bradford Centenary Park, City Sq. 1-7pm. Free http://www.bradfordpride.org.uk/
June 6 Oxford Ship Street till late. Parade from 12 noon. Free. Part of week long festival http://www.oxford-pride.org.uk/
June 13-14 Blackpool Winter Gardens. Parade from 10.45. Free. 5 stages. http://www.blackpoolpridefest.com/
June 13 Gloucestershire Gloucester Park 12-6pm. Parade from the Shires 12noon. Free http://glospride.org.uk/
June 20 York York racecourse 12-3am? Parade from Yorkminster Cathedral 12.15 http://www.yorkpride.org.uk/york-pride-2015/
June 20 Suffolk Parade from Danceast 12noon Festival waterfront 1-6pm. Free
June 20 Cumbria Carlisle City Centre 12-7pm. Includes Marc Almond. http://www.cumbriapride.org/
June 20 Portsmouth Festival at Southsea Common. Parade from Victoria Park. Free. https://www.facebook.com/portsmouthlbgtpride
June 20 Edinburgh Parade and event with stage. Free. Heralding itself as a revamped community event. Check website for details. http://www.prideedinburgh.org.uk/index.html
June 27 Coventry Fargo Village 12-6pm. Free. https://www.facebook.com/coventrypride
June 27 London Theme: Pride Heroes. Parade from Baker Street to Whitehall. 1pm Stage in Trafalgar Square. Free. http://prideinlondon.org/
July 4 Warwickshire Theme: Drop the Label. Pump Room Gardens Leamington Spa 11-6.30pm. http://www.warwickshirepride.co.uk/
July 11 Bournemouth Bourne-free Festival. Parade 11am. Festival at The Bandstand. Free. http://www.bournefree.co.uk/
July 11 Bristol Theme: Green Rainbow. Parade followed by main event in Castle Park. Times TBA. Free but £3 suggested donation or £5 wristband with discounts. http://pridebristol.co.uk/
July 12 Essex Central park Chelmsford 12noon-11pm. T icketed £10 on the day. Advance tickets may be cheaper. Under 18s free. http://www.essexpride.org/
July 17-19 Newcastle Northern Pride. Theme: One Love. Three days of events on Exhibition Park. Main parade and events Saturday. Parade starts 12noon Civic Centre. Free. http://www.northern-pride.com/
July 18 Hull Parade and celebration in Baker Street. Free. http://prideinhull.co.uk/pih/
July 18 Stoke on Trent Northwood Park Hanley 12-6pm. Free. http://stokeontrentpride.org.uk/
July 22-23 Glasgow Parade on Saturday 12noon followed by entertainment into Sunday which is ticketed. Prices vary. http://www.pride.scot/
July 24-August 2 Belfast Parade from Custom House Square followed by festival in The square. Times TBA. Free. http://www.belfastpride.com/
July 25 Norwich Stalls and events at the Forum from 10am. Parade from Chapelfields 2pm. Free. http://www.norwichpride.org.uk/
July 26 Chesterfield Queens Park 12-6pm. Free. http://www.chesterfieldpride.co.uk/
July 26 Salford Peel park Picnic 12-7pm. Free. http://peelparkpinkpicnic.org.uk/
August 1 Belfast Parade on August 1st from Custom House Square followed by festival in The square. Times TBA. Free. Prides Festival runs 24th July – Auguat 2nd. http://www.belfastpride.com/
August 1 Liverpool Theme: Love is No Crime. March followed by event at Pierhead. Free. http://www.liverpoolpride.co.uk/
August 1 Brighton Parade free but Preston park event ticketed. Cheapest tickets now £18.50 + registration fee of £1.88 http://brighton-pride.org/
August 2 Leeds Parade plus festival at Lower Briggate. Times TBA. Free. http://www.leedspride.com/
August 8 Swindon Swindon and Wiltshire Pride. Theme: Carnival. Parade from Town Square 11.15am. Festival with main stage 1.30-7.30pm. Free. http://www.swindonwiltshirepride.co.uk/
August 9 Wakefield Warren gate. No further details yet. http://www.wakefieldpride.org/
August 15 Cardiff Pride Cymru. Parade from Churchill Way 11am. Event in Coopers Field 12noon – 9.30pm Ticketed £8 pp + 10% commission fee. http://www.pridecymru.co.uk/
August 22 Watford Herts Pride. Cassiobury Park 11am-9pm. Partially free. Cabaret Marquee £7 wristbands. http://www.hertspride.co.uk/
August 28-31 Manchester Pride weekend. Parade on Saturday. Ticketed. Prices vary. See website. https://bigweekend.manchesterpride.com/
August 29 Margate Kent Pride Margate Main sands all day. Free https://www.facebook.com/kentpride2015?_rdr
August 29 Truro Pride Cornwall. Parade from Lemon Quay 11am. Pride in the Park in the afternoon. Both free but Pride Party ticketed. £14.50 plus booking fee. http://www.cornwallpride.com/
August 29 Walsall Gallery Square 11-5pm. Free. http://www.walsallpride.org/
September 5 Grimsby Meridian Park Cleethorpes. Details TBA. Ticketed £3.50 approx. pphttp://www.grimsbypride.co.uk/
September 5 Leicester Parade from Humberstone Gate 12noon. Festival with stage in Victoria Park. Free. http://www.leicesterpride.com/
September 5 Totnes Details TBA. Free.  http://www.proud2beproject.org/our-work/totnes-pride/
September 5 Reading Kings Meadow Park with parade from Town Hall 12-7pm. Free. http://www.readingpride.co.uk/
September 6 Barnsley Mandela Gardens. No further details
September 27 Sunderland Galley’s Gill. No further details. http://www.sunderlandpride.com/
September 27 Lincoln City Square 12-7pm. Free http://www.lincolnpride.co.uk/
October 3 Chester Parade followed by stage and events in Castle Square. Free. http://chesterpride.co.uk/