Charlotte Pride announces new
 college scholarship for LGBTQ and ally
 students in Charlotte metro area

Charlotte Pride announced the creation of its new scholarship for LGBTQ students. Online applications are open today.

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Charlotte Pride celebrates record attendance for 2016 festival and parade

Charlotte Pride presented its annual Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade on Aug. 20-21, 2016, in Uptown Charlotte and has estimated a total of 130,000 visitors over the course of the weekend event, a nearly 10 percent increase over 2015 attendance.

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Charlotte Pride celebrates successful event, still working to determine attendance estimate

Celebrating a successful year, organizers are still working to determine a final attendance estimate.

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Tonight: Transgender advocate who met with Gov. Pat McCrory on HB2 to keynote panel discussion

A transgender speaker, educator and advocate who met with Gov. Pat McCrory this year to ask him to repeal HB2 will keynote a special event this evening highlighting the transgender community's response to and perspectives on the anti-LGBTQ legislation.

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Media Advisory: Charlotte Pride Week of community events, Aug. 12-21, 2016

Charlotte Pride today kicks off its annual celebrations with its Charlotte Pride Week, with special community events Aug. 12-21, 2016.

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Charlotte Pride announces headliner, entertainment and other details for festival and parade, Aug. 20-21, 2016

Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts to lead opening ceremony, named grand marshal of parade of annual events Aug. 12-21, 2016; Chart-topping and award-winning R&B singer K. Michelle headlining entertainment this year.

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Charlotte Pride statement on possible extraordinary event designation

Charlotte Pride statement and resources on possible extraordinary event designation for this year's festival and parade.

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Call for proposals for Flourish: A Celebration of LGBTQ Arts + Culture

The Queer Arts Consortium is accepting proposals from individuals and organizations representing the full diversity of LGBTQ arts and culture to be showcased at Flourish: A Celebration of LGBTQ Arts + Culture which will occur August 20, 2016, in conjunction with the Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade.

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Kimberly Melton hired as first executive director of Charlotte Pride

Charlotte Pride hires first executive director and elects new leadership as it continues its strategic and sustainable growth plans, signature annual events and other community programming.

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‘Stealth’ wins Best Short in audience vote at 2016 GayCharlotte Film Festival

A 2015 short film dramatizing the life of a middle school transgender student and starring a teenage transgender actress in the lead role was chosen by audience members at Charlotte Pride’s annual GayCharlotte Film Festival, April 21-24, 2016.

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