Home » Archives by category » PrideFEST
Pride Sports Festival cancelled just weeks out from the event

Pride Sports Festival cancelled just weeks out from the event

  Perth’s hugely popular Pride Sports Festival has been cancelled just a fortnight out from the event. The 2018 event saw 181 athletes taking part in the event and over 500 spectators attending the six different sports that were presented. This year the festival attracted funding from Healthway and sponsorship from investment bank Macquarie. Organisers […]

Fairday offers 100 community stalls as PrideFEST 2020 begins

Fairday offers 100 community stalls as PrideFEST 2020 begins

PrideFEST, Perth’s annual celebration of queer culture begins on Saturday 2nd November with the popular Fairday event. This year the community event returns to Hyde Park and over 100 community and business stalls will be featured in the presentation. There will be a fully serviced bar, heaps of food trucks, rides and activities for the […]

Read More

Alcoa announce multi-year sponsorship of Pride WA

Alcoa announce multi-year sponsorship of Pride WA

Alcoa have announced they’ve signed on to support Pride WA in a three year sponsorship deal. Alcoa’s Pinjarra refinery manager Mark Hodgson told the Community Newspapers Group that partnering with Pride WA and participating in events like the annual parade showed the company’s ongoing commitment to supporting the right for people to be their authentic […]

Read More

Do you want to ride with the Dykes on Bikes in the Pride Parade?

Do you want to ride with the Dykes on Bikes in the Pride Parade?

The Dykes of Bikes are hoping to make a big mark on the opening of this year’s Pride Parade and have a record number of riders involved in the event. The group have been the traditional first entererant in the parade for decades and do an amazing job and starting the parade and getting the […]

Tags: , ,

Read More

Pride WA locks in dates for Fairday and Pride Parade

Pride WA locks in dates for Fairday and Pride Parade

Pride WA are set for a big year with the election of a new board of management and they’ve got straight to work announcing the dates for this year’s Pride Festival. Newly elected President Frances Burgess spoke to Graeme Watson on RTRFM’s All Things Queer program last week and shared they key dates for the 2019 festival. […]

Tags: ,

Read More

Get ready for Pride with the perfect soundtrack

Get ready for Pride with the perfect soundtrack

Get ready for the Pride parade with the perfect soundtrack of queer classics. To put you in the mood for tonight’s massive parade we’ve put together a playlist of our favourite camp classics including legendary songs from Sister Sledge, Cher, Madonna, Lady Gaga and many others. Turn it up loud.

Read More

PHOTOS: Pride Fairday in Birdwood Square

This year’s PrideFEST celebrations kicked off with the much loved Fairday celebrations, which returned again to Birdwood Square in Highgate. Special guests Jordan & Anna Bruno and Swish Eveready took to the stage, while community members came together to eat, drink and connect with various organisations at their Fairday stalls. Check out some of our […]

Read More

What’s on before & after the Pride parade on Saturday night?

What’s on before & after the Pride parade on Saturday night?

Pride WA’s 29th parade will kick off this weekend with what may just be a record number of floats marching through the streets of Northbridge. If you’re looking for where to go after the main event, check out the list below and see which party is the best fit for you! OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY 5pm […]

Read More

This year’s Pride Parade route announced

Pride WA have revealed the route for this year’s Pride Parade with only a slight change from last year. The parade will commence on Francis Streets and travel across to Lake Street, before heading along James Street and turning into Williams Street. The parade will conclude on the Horseshoe Bridge where participants will be able […]

Tags:

Read More

Pridefest 2018 launches theme of ‘Together’

Pridefest 2018 launches theme of ‘Together’

Pride WA have launched the 2018 PrideFEST outlining new events and changes to the annual festival. The 2018 festival will embrace the theme ‘Together’. Speaking at a VIP Launch function at the State Theatre Centre on Monday night, Pride WA President Jeremy Wray shared his excitement about the upcoming festival saying he was confidence it […]

Tags: , , , , , ,

Read More