Charlotte Pride VIP Experience

Your ticket to a front-row seat for all the Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade has to offer!
• Indoor, Air-conditioned Lounge • Hors d’oeuvres • Beer & Wine • Stage & Parade Access • More!

VIP Passes Now On Sale!

Early bird rates and a special combo package with our Reel Out Charlotte film festival weekend pass are now on sale!

Purchase your passes today for the Charlotte Pride VIP Experience, your ticket to a front-row seat for all Charlotte Pride has to offer at the annual festival and parade this year!


Your VIP Pass comes with these awesome perks:
• Exclusive access to the indoor, air-conditioned Charlotte Pride VIP Lounge at the Charlotte Chamber
• Private balcony overlooking all the action in the PNC Bank Festival Zone
• Catered bites and treats
• A private bar with complimentary beer, wine and other beverages
• Special VIP entertainment
• VIP gift bags and swag
• VIP access at the front of the Wells Fargo stage
• Exclusive access to VIP seating at Bank of America Charlotte Pride Parade


Combine your VIP pass with Reel Out Charlotte’s Weekend Pass and save!

Purchase your VIP pass in a combo with our annual film festival’s weekend pass! You save up to 40% on the cost of individual screening tickets at the 10th annual Reel Out Charlotte, May 16-20, plus access to a VIP pre-reception, free popcorn and more. Learn more about Reel Out Charlotte’s Weekend Pass here and be sure to double-up on your savings by purchasing the combo pack below!


THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY!
Charlotte Pride’s annual festival and parade, as well as our year-round programming, is made possible by the generous support of corporate and community sponsors, donors and people just like you. Proceeds from your VIP pass purchases help sustain our operations and support our programs throughout the year.


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Charlotte Pride VIP Terms & Conditions

Perks: Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade VIP Pass holders receive exclusive access to the VIP Lounge during the two-day event, Aug. 18-19, including all of these great perks:

  • Indoor, air-conditioned lounge with music and entertainment
  • Hors d’oeuvres
  • Reserved restrooms
  • Complimentary Beer and Wine*
  • VIP Gift Bag**
  • Access to VIP Stage Viewing Area***
  • Exclusive Access to the Parade VIP Viewing Area***

VIP Location: The VIP Lounge is located at the corner of 4th & S. Tryon St., during the two day festival (Aug 26-27).

VIP Lounge Hours:
Saturday August 18th, 12:30pm – 9:30pm
– Alcohol service ends at 9:15pm, unless stated otherwise
Sunday August 19th, 12:30pm – 5:30pm
– Alcohol service ends at 5:15pm, unless stated otherwise

Pricing & Processing fees: (Prices do not include processing fees.)

  • Early bird rate ($125) until 7/1/18 11:59:59 pm EST.
  • VIP+Reel Out Charlotte Combo rate ($175) until 5/15/18, 5:00 pm EST.
  • Regular rate ($150) available only until 8/10/2018 11:59:59 pm EST.
  • Onsite rate ($200) Subject to availability and while quantities last.

*Alcohol Consumption: Must be 21+ to consume alcohol, it is illegal to consume alcohol if you’re less than 21 years of age. Please show your state or government issued photo ID to the bartender if you plan to have an alcoholic beverage. Overconsumption of alcohol and/or inappropriate behavior will be grounds for expulsion from the VIP lounge and/or Charlotte Pride Festival. Alcohol served in VIP is not allowed to be taken or consumed outside the designated VIP area. Charlotte Pride reserves the right to refuse service.

** VIP Gift Bags: VIP Gift Bags are limited to the first 100 purchased VIP tickets – Excludes Discounted, Free & Sponsorship tickets. Subject to availability and while quantities last.

*** VIP Wristbands: Special VIP Wristband with identification is required for entry and re-entry to the VIP Lounge, stage viewing and parade viewing areas. Charlotte Pride will issue a new wristband each day of the event. Come early on Sunday to get your wristband for access to the Parade viewing!

Refusal of Service: Charlotte Pride reserves the right to refuse service, make adjustments to the schedule, amenities and Terms & Conditions.