News & Updates

Charlotte Pride is announcing a variety of volunteer position availabilities. This year, we will present our first all-locally-planned Charlotte Pride Parade, the first-ever Pride parade since NC Pride visited the Queen City in 1994. To make it possible, we need the dedicated help and support of community members. Join our all-volunteer Executive Committee and parade planning committee! Information on available volunteer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                       June 6, 2013 Contact: Matt Comer, Media & Marketing Chair,, 336-391-9528 Charlotte Pride announces the 2013 Champions of Pride Awards to honor LGBTQ & ally community members Nominate and apply online starting now until July 15, 2013 CLICK HERE TO MAKE A NOMINATION CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte Pride announces the first-ever Champions of Pride Awards to honor outstanding dedication, service and commitment to

The Charlotte Pride Media & Marketing Committee is seeking two volunteers who can assist with immediate needs for website maintenance and Spanish-language copy-writing and marketing. Position: Spanish-language Marketing Assistant Reports to: Media & Marketing Chair/Charlotte Pride Executive Committee Duties: Assists with the creation and writing of Spanish-language marketing materials, including posters and fliers, website copy and other written materials; assists with in-person outreach at community

Charlotte Pride to host first Pride parade in Queen City since 1994 CHARLOTTE, N.C. – For the first time since 1994, the Queen City will play host to a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community Pride parade. The parade, organized by Charlotte Pride, is slated for Sunday, August, 25, 2013, as part of Charlotte Pride’s two-day annual festival in

Charlotte Pride and Charlotte Pocket Rocket are excited to announce a new partnership this year to produce the 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide. The unique partnership will allow Charlotte Pride to partner with a local LGBT publication in producing this year's 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide. It will be published in Charlotte Pocket Rocket's August 2013 issue. Design and layout are also

The organizers of Charlotte Pride are excited to announce our first confirmed entertainer for this year's festival, slated for Uptown Charlotte, August 24-25, 2013. Big Freedia to perform at Charlotte Pride Big Freedia (pronounced “FREE-da”), known as the Queen of Bounce, is at the forefront of the Bounce rap movement (a sub-genre of hip-hop born out of New Orleans, known for its

The Charlotte Pride Executive Committee is pleased to announce the availability of our 2013 Charlotte Pride Sponsorship Packet and other ways you can get involved with supporting our organization and its 2013 events this year. The sponsorship packet details your opportunities to support our work this year, ranging from opportunities for smaller businesses and organizations starting at our Creativity Partners ($1,000)