Week-long slate of events culminate with annual Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade

Official activities include education, social and outreach events for LGBTQ youth, transgender, Latino/a community Charlotte Pride, which will produce the annual Charlotte Pride Festival & Bank of America Charlotte Pride Parade Aug. 15-16, will herald in its annual event with a more than week-long slate of community events and activities, including special education, social and […]

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Pride 101: Frequently asked questions and answers to better plan your trip to Charlotte Pride’s festival and parade

As we head into August each year, Charlotte Pride organizers get many of the same questions and inquiries from our fans, visitors, community members and others. You might even catch yourself wondering about time, location, transportation, parking and more. Check out some of our most frequently asked questions — and their answers.

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Local LGBTQ and ally heroes to be honored at Charlotte Pride

Charlotte Pride, which will produce the annual Charlotte Pride Festival & Bank of America Charlotte Pride Parade Aug. 15-16, announced today its annual Charlotte Pride Champions of Pride Awards recipients for 2015.

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Estelle, Billy Gilman to headline Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade, Aug. 15-16

Annual event in Uptown Charlotte hopes to build on last year’s 100,000 visitors, features expanded festival attractions including Kids Zone, karaoke lounge and more CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Grammy Award-winning British songstress Estelle and double-platinum, award-winning artist Billy Gilman will headline the Wells Fargo Stage at this year’s Charlotte Pride Festival & Bank of America Charlotte […]

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Charlotte Pride’s annual Stonewall Resolution and a statement on Charleston terrorism

Charlotte Pride's prayers and thoughts are with the members and families of "Mother Emanuel," and with the people of Charleston. A statement on the tragedy and our annual Stonewall Resolution.

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Photos and more: Charlotte Pride’s Canine Couture raises funds for Humane Society

Charlotte Pride had a phenomenal time seeing all of the fabulous pooches and their owners who made their way to our third annual Canine Couture — the most fabulous doggie fashion show you’ve ever seen — on June 6 at Triple C Brewing Company in South End. If you missed it, we definitely plan on […]

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Scratch that volunteer itch with Charlotte Pride’s Parade and Media Committees!

We’ve got two tremendous opportunities for you to scratch that volunteer itch. With the Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade just around the corner, many of our committees are picking up with their workloads and moving full-steam ahead on making this year’s event the best ever! We hope you’ll join us in one of these two […]

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Video: Canine Couture on WCCB, benefiting Charlotte Pride and the Humane Society of Charlotte

Charlotte Pride’s Douglas Lowe and Humane Society of Charlotte CEO Shelly Moore spoke about our upcoming Canine Couture fundraiser on WCCB Charlotte‘s May 29, 2015, morning show. Many thanks to WCCB for their continued support and the opportunity to appear on the show! Canine Couture is slated for June 6, 2015, 2-6 p.m. It’s the […]

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Your chance to shine: Charlotte Pride invites community artists and performers to open auditions

Have you ever wanted to perform on the main stage or other areas at the Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade? Did you ever want to get your talents on stage at other Charlotte Pride events throughout the year? Well, here’s your chance! For the first time, Charlotte Pride is giving community members the opportunity to take […]

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Nominations are now open for the Champions of Pride Awards

Nominations now open for the Champions of Pride Awards to honor LGBTQ & ally community members Awards recognize outstanding LGBTQ leadership, community allies, young catalysts Click here to nominate an award recipient today. Charlotte Pride, a local non-profit organization which produces educational and social programming to celebrate and empower the Queen City’s LGBTQ community, has […]

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