Join the 2023 volunteer leadership team!
Applications are now open for festival, parade, and film festival leadership roles!
Join a growing group of volunteer leaders whose vision, talents, and skills shape Charlotte Pride’s programs and events throughout the year.
Relive the magic of 2022!
Browse photos from the 2022 Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade.
We’re proud to be free for all, with your help.
For 20 years, Charlotte Pride’s festival and parade has been free. We charge no admission to attend. You can help keep the festival and parade free for all with a simple one-time or monthly donation. Where else can you find this much fun, joy, and Pride for $0? Pitch in, be Proud.
Charlotte Pride is the leader in LGBTQ visibility in Charlotte and the Carolinas.
Charlotte Pride presents and collaborates on programs, projects, and activities, including the annual Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade, Charlotte Latinx Pride, Charlotte Trans Pride, Charlotte Women’s Pride, Charlotte Pride Interfaith Programs, and Reel Out Charlotte, The Queen City’s Annual LGBTQ Film Festival, among others. Since its founding in 2000, Charlotte Pride has expanded its year-round programming and partnerships to better connect community members with its mission, vision, and values. Charlotte Pride is now one of the largest LGBTQ Pride organizations in the American Southeast.