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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Win FREE tickets! GayCharlotte Film Festival returns April 23-26

The GayCharlotte Film Festival will return to the Queen City, April 23-26, for its seventh annual event featuring LGBTQ films including heart-warming comedies, gut-wrenching dramas and compelling documentaries. This year, the festival is partnering with a new fiscal sponsor, Charlotte Pride, which will assist the festival with marketing and promotions.

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Win FREE tickets to Margaret Cho with Charlotte Pride!

Enter the Charlotte Pride contest for your chance to win free tickets to The Comedy Zone and Margaret Cho's April 9 performance.

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Charlotte Pride celebrates Transgender Day of Visibility

Today, March 31, 2015, is International Transgender Day of Visibility. Learn more about the day and Genderlines' and Charlotte Pride's recent Trans Pride LGBT Mixer.

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Have an eye for design? A spark for marketing? Volunteer with Charlotte Pride’s Media & Marketing Committee

Do you have an eye for design and illustration? Have a spark for marketing and know how to get the word out about events? Charlotte Pride's Media & Marketing Committee needs YOU!

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Charlotte Pride’s first-ever economic impact study reveals $7.75 million to city’s bottom line

The annual Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade added more than $7.75 million in total economic impact to the city from out-of-town visitors in 2014, including $2.49 million in labor income, according to a study commissioned by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority.

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Photos: Couples full of Pride for Valentine’s Day

There's no better time than Valentine's Day to recognize the awesome couples who let their Pride and love shine through during the community's largest celebration each year.

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Charlotte Pride community outreach begins in earnest

A dozen community members met at Charlotte Pride’s new office on Thursday evening to learn more about volunteer opportunities as the organization begins its 2015 community outreach initiatives. Marshall Varner, chair of Charlotte Pride’s Community Development Committee, led the meeting, discussing the various events and activities the group has planned for 2015. “The good thing […]

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Carolina LGBTQ African-Americans who inspire us with Pride

February is African-American History Month. Granted, black history should be learned all year long, but this month offers us a time once each year when we can all pull together to add a little extra education and awareness to the powerful, change-making leadership of those who’ve come before us — and even those leading us now. […]

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