Charlotte Pride and Charlotte Pocket Rocket announce partnership to produce 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide

Charlotte Pride and Charlotte Pocket Rocket are excited to announce a new partnership this year to produce the 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide. The unique partnership will allow Charlotte Pride to partner with a local LGBT publication in producing this year’s 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide. It will be published in Charlotte Pocket Rocket’s August 2013 issue. […]

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Charlotte Pride to feature Big Freedia; Pride Parade entry applications now open

The organizers of Charlotte Pride are excited to announce our first confirmed entertainer for this year’s festival, slated for Uptown Charlotte, August 24-25, 2013. Big Freedia to perform at Charlotte Pride Big Freedia (pronounced “FREE-da”), known as the Queen of Bounce, is at the forefront of the Bounce rap movement (a sub-genre of hip-hop born […]

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$2,000 in one week! You can make it happen again!

You made magic happen last week. And, we’re counting on you to help make it happen again! Last week, a community member in Charlotte contacted us with a gracious offer: He would match, dollar-for-dollar, every dollar we raised up to $1,000. Because of you, we made the goal and turned $1,000 of your generous contributions […]

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Give a little-Get a lot! Charlotte Pride $1,000 Matching Gift Challenge

Thanks to a generous community donor and YOU, Charlotte Pride is going to be growing, growing, growing during its 30-day $5,500 fundraising challenge! In the third week of our $5,500 30-day fundraising campaign, a community donor, who wishes to remain anonymous, has stepped up to the plate to offer a $1,000 matching challenge! This donor […]

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Show your Pride! More sponsorship and vendor opportunities announced!

The Charlotte Pride Executive Committee is pleased to announce the availability of our 2013 Charlotte Pride Sponsorship Packet and other ways you can get involved with supporting our organization and its 2013 events this year. The sponsorship packet details your opportunities to support our work this year, ranging from opportunities for smaller businesses and organizations […]

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Charlotte Pride to celebrate with St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Charlotte Pride is excited to announce that it will march in this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 16 in Uptown Charlotte! Charlotte Pride extends a hand of welcome to leaders and members of local LGBTQ organizations to join us in our marching contingent as we celebrate this special day with our Irish brothers […]

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Give Charlotte Pride a kickstart! Donate today in our 30-day fundraising challenge!

Charlotte Pride is ramping up for a great 2013 festival in Uptown Charlotte, Aug. 24-25. It’ll be an exciting event following our historic, successful event in 2012, which attracted more than 45,000 people to Uptown one weekend before the city hosted the Democratic National Convention. This year, the re-established Charlotte Pride will present our biggest and […]

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Release: Annual Charlotte Pride Festival announced for Aug. 24-25

Organizers for the annual Charlotte Pride have announced 2013 festivities will be held August 24-25, 2013 in Uptown Charlotte, the culmination of a week-long slate of events highlighting the social, cultural, ethnic, artistic and political diversity of the Charlotte-Metro area’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities. The announcement of this year’s dates comes after last year’s wildly successful event, which drew more than 45,000 people to Uptown just one week before the 2012 Democratic National Convention.

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Release: Charlotte Pride announces new organization

After six successful years of partnership with The LGBT Community Center of Charlotte, the Executive Committee of Pride Charlotte is excited to announce that as of January 2, 2013, it has formed a new, independent organization to further the visibility and awareness of Charlotte's LGBT community.

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Media Advisory: Pride Charlotte Festival this weekend, Aug. 25-26

Contact: Matt Comer, Media Coordinator cell/text: 336-391-9528 email: matt@pridecharlotte.com MEDIA ADVISORY – Aug. 25-26, 2012 Pride Charlotte Festival Uptown this weekend CHARLOTTE – The annual Pride Charlotte Festival is expected to draw a 40,000-plus crowd at their two-day event on S. Tryon St. between 4th and Stonewall Sts. The event is the culmination of more […]

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