About Charlotte Pride
Charlotte Pride is the leader in LGBTQ visibility in Charlotte and the Carolinas. We present and collaborate on programs, projects, and activities, including the annual Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade, Charlotte Trans Pride, Charlotte Latin Pride, and Reel Out Charlotte, 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. It is now one of the largest LGBTQ Pride organizations in the American Southeast.Learn more about us
Pride Week Events
SUBMISSIONS OPEN NOW
We are now accepting submissions for community events for this year’s Charlotte Pride Week, Aug. 10-19, 2018!SUBMIT NOW
Champions of Pride
Nominate your hero to receive one of this year’s Champion of Pride Awards during the 2018 Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade. Nomination deadline: June 22.NOMINATE NOW!
Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade
AUGUST 18-19, 2018
The largest LGBTQ Pride event between Atlanta and Washington, D.C., takes over Uptown Charlotte. Featuring a week-long Pride Week before the two-day weekend festival and Sunday afternoon parade — the largest, most colorful and most fabulous parade in Charlotte!Learn more
Opportunities for Charlotte Pride Guide advertising, Champions nominations, Pride Week submissions and festival vendor/parade entry applications!
'Something New,' 2017 romantic comedy short starring Ben Baur takes home audience prize at Tenth Annual Reel Out Charlotte.
Reel Out Charlotte, the Queen City's Annual LGBTQ Film Festival, will celebrate a decade of LGBTQ art and film this year on May 16-20, at Camp North End (1824 Statesville Ave., Charlotte, NC 28206). The 10th annual event features 10