FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / August 16, 2011 Contact: Dave Webb, Co-Chair / 980-395-3264 / Dave@PrideCharlotte.com Charlotte LGBT Center kicks-off 10-day Pride Week extravaganza, culminating with annual Pride Charlotte Festival, Aug. 27 CHARLOTTE – Highlighting the social, cultural, ethnic and artistic diversity of the metro Charlotte area’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, The LGBT Community Center of Charlotte will kick-off their 10-day
This year's Pride Charlotte Week and Pride Charlotte Festival are gearing up for an exciting slate of activities. Arts and museum events, community fundraisers, bowling, concerts and so much more! There's also plenty of night-time fun to be had. That's where you come in! Is your club or bar hosting a special after party for Pride Charlotte on Aug. 27? Let
Starting today and carrying through through Pride Charlotte Week, we'll take just a moment to introduce you to some of the volunteer committee members who work to plan, coordinate and present the The LGBT Community Center of Charlotte's Pride Charlotte. We begin with Dave Webb, co-chair of the Pride Charlotte organizing committee.
On Saturday, July 30, Pride Charlotte held a special event to raise awareness of the upcoming Pride Charlotte Week and Festival, attracting sports and outdoors enthusiasts to Charlotte's premier outdoors sporting venue. According to Center officials, some 1,500 community members and supporters made a great, big, gay splash at the U.S. National Whitewater Center. In addition, hundreds of discounted tickets for
The Pride Charlotte Festival is among the largest LGBT Pride events across the Carolinas. Setting up the festival, operating it during the day and helping to pack up are important tasks. As an all-volunteer effort and fundraiser for The LGBT Community Center of Charlotte, we count on good-hearted people just like you to step up and help us make the
The Queen City's got some pretty amazing people. Smart, intelligent and talented! We're glad Pride Charlotte can be surrounded by such creativity! Pride Charlotte is happy to announce winners for our recent Pride Charlotte Talent Searches, held Aug. 5 and 6 at Petra's and Hartigan's Irish Pub. Congratulations to our winners, Nicole Monroe and Donna Curtis. Both will perform at Pride
Going into this year's Pride Charlotte Week and Festival, we knew we were in for some exciting partnerships. Boy, oh, boy, we just had no clue. In addition to special deals for area museums and other attractions, like our recent Gay Splash Day at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, Flying Biscuit Cafe is joining in! Join Flying Biscuit Cafe at their
When the Pride Charlotte organizing committee and the board of The LGBT Community Center of Charlotte decided earlier this year to move the annual Pride Charlotte Festival Uptown, we knew we were going to be in for some exciting growth, new partnerships and a bright future. So, imagine the how one of our committee members was walking Uptown yesterday after he
Don't miss these great Pride Charlotte events this weekend, Friday, Aug. 5 through Saturday, Aug. 6 Friday, Aug. 5, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Pride Charlotte Talent Search Petra’s 1919 Commonwealth Ave. Charlotte, NC 28205 (map) Saturday, Aug. 6, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Pride Charlotte Talent Search Hartigan’s Irish Pub 601 S. Cedar St. Charlotte, NC 28202 (map) Hosted by Pride Charlotte Entertainment Chair Janice Covington, our talent search is on the look-out for
Don't forget about Pride Charlotte's special Gay Splash Day at the Whitewater Center, this Saturday, July 30, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Remember: Discounts for Whitewater Center AllSport Passes, Canopy Tour Passes and raft reservations are only available online. Get the order link, username, password and other instructions at: https://charlottepride.org/374/.