Charlotte Pride VIP Experience


Charlotte Pride VIP Passes are now on sale!

Purchase your passes today for the Charlotte Pride VIP Experience, your ticket to a front-row seat for all Charlotte Pride has to offer at the annual festival and parade this year!

Your VIP Pass comes with these awesome perks:
• Exclusive access to the Charlotte Pride VIP Lounge, this year in our NEW indoor and air-conditioned space featuring catered bites and treats, a private bar, entertainment, VIP gift bags and swag for both days of the Charlotte Pride Festival in the PNC Bank Festival Zone, Aug. 26-27.
• Exclusive VIP access at the front of the Wells Fargo stage for both days of the festival.
• Exclusive access to VIP seating at Bank of America Charlotte Pride Parade on Sunday, Aug. 27.

Charlotte Pride’s annual festival and parade, as well as our year-round programming, is made possible by the generous support of corporate and community sponsors, donors and people just like you. Proceeds from your VIP pass purchases help sustain our operations and support our programs throughout the year.

Note on Promotional and Discount Codes: If you are using a promotional or discount code, you must enter it before clicking the “Order Now” button. Click on the blue “Enter Promotional Code” link and enter your discount code there before ordering.

VIP Lounge Highlights

VIP Entertainment

This year’s VIP Lounge will feature a wide variety of live entertainment and meet-and-greet drop-ins from our main stage entertainers. Throughout both days, you’ll also hear from various DJs and other entertainers including:

DJ Bryson
DJ Ian
DJ Pepito
Miss Charlotte Pride
Mr. & Miss Charlotte Latin Pride
Wanda Lopez

VIP Bites & Treats

This year’s VIP catering is provided by Your Custom Catering & Events and will feature:

Western Carolina Pulled Pork Sliders
Thai Chili Asian Meatballs
Vegetarian Pot Stickers
Pigs in a Blanket
Chilled Cucumber Dill Pasta Cups
Assorted Fruits & Desserts
Krispy Kreme Bread Pudding

New this year: Your new, indoor and air-conditioned VIP Lounge

Join us at the VIP Lounge as we move to a new, INDOOR, AIR-CONDITIONED space, hosted at the Charlotte Chamber! The Chambers’ recently renovated two-floor lobby space offers a patio and floor-to-ceiling windows. Grab a drink and a bite to eat with friends, while staying cool and still being a part of all the festival fun!

Presented in partnership with and the support of:

Make the most of your visit to Charlotte Pride: Book your room to stay in one of our two host hotels right in the center of Uptown. Click here to learn more…

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VIP Lounge Rules & Regulations
You must be 21+ to consume alcohol, it is illegal to consume alcohol if you’re less than 21 years of age. Please show your state or government issued photo ID to the bartender if you plan to have an alcoholic beverage. Overconsumption of alcohol and/or inappropriate behavior will be grounds for expulsion from the VIP lounge and/or Charlotte Pride Festival. Alcohol served in VIP is not allowed to be taken or consumed outside the designated VIP area. Charlotte Pride reserves the right to refuse service.

VIP Gift Bag limited to the first 100 purchased VIP tickets – Excludes Discounted, Free & Sponsorship tickets. Subject to availability and while quantities last.

VIP Wristbands with identification is required for entry and re-entry. Charlotte Pride will issue a new wristband each day of the event. Come early on Sunday to get your wristband for access to the Parade viewing!

Charlotte Pride reserves the right to refuse service, make adjustments to the schedule, amenities and Terms & Conditions.

If you have any VIP related questions prior or during the event please contact the VIP Coordinator via email, for all other Charlotte Pride inquiries please contact

On behalf of the Charlotte Pride Board of Directors we thank you for your support of Charlotte Pride!