Press Releases & Media Statements

Contact: Matt Comer, Media Coordinator cell/text: 336-391-9528 email: matt@pridecharlotte.com MEDIA ADVISORY – Aug. 25-26, 2012 Pride Charlotte Festival Uptown this weekend CHARLOTTE – The annual Pride Charlotte Festival is expected to draw a 40,000-plus crowd at their two-day event on S. Tryon St. between 4th and Stonewall Sts. The event is the culmination of more than a week-long slate of events highlighting the social, cultural, ethnic,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2012 Annual Pride Charlotte Festival expands to two days to takeover Uptown Aug. 25-26 Event expects 40,000-plus one week before Democratic National Convention CHARLOTTE – Pride Charlotte comes back to Uptown Charlotte Saturday, Aug. 25 and Sunday, Aug. 26 for two full days of wall-to-wall entertainment and community engagement. The Festival, the largest of its kind across the

Trina to perform for the masses in Uptown Charlotte on Aug. 25, 2012 Award-winning, chart-topping Hip-Hop recording artist Trina will headline this year’s 2012 Pride Charlotte Festival in Uptown Charlotte, Aug. 25-26, 2012, organizers announced on March 7. Trina, known to many as Miami's own "Diamond Princess," has released five studio albums nationally as of Summer 2010, featuring fellow stars like Missy

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

The Pride Charlotte organizing committee is proud to announce this year's line-up of featured entertainers and performers. With a range of genres from drag and cabaret to indie, hop-hop and folk, this year's slate of featured entertainers proves to be Pride Charlotte's most diverse line-up to date. Featured entertainers scheduled to perform at this year's Pride Charlotte Festival include: Jessica Wild of