Challenge your ideas of gender, sex and beauty and marvel at the freaky queer cabaret performances of Meth and The Family Fierce at Pride Pleasure Gardens on Sunday 6th August as part of the Brut Bearstival and the UK’s biggest Pride festival.
Brighton Pride 2017 will as always be a joyous occasion bringing together and welcoming visitors to the City from all over the world to celebrate, campaign and party with Pride.
Its has been twenty years since The Pet Shop Boys performed at Pride and they will headline the Brighton and Hove Pride Summer of Love Festival in Preston next Saturday 5th August. There will also be an exclusive appearance on the Main Stage from Years & Years.
There will be an array of stages with something for everyone to enjoy including the Bears and Men’s dance tent, Diva Girls World, Wild Fruit Dance Tent, Women’s Performance Stage and Legends Cabaret tent. In addition, there will be the community zones of the access tent, community village, family diversity area and trans tent whilst the Victoria Gardens and the Old Steine will be transformed into the Pride Pleasure Gardens from Friday 4th – Sunday 6th August.
For more details about Pride festival tickets, the Pride Village Party and Pride Pleasure Gardens visit the Brighton and Hove Pride website
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The Pride Festival map for the Preston Park area can be viewed by clicking here
There are spaces available on the Brighton Pop-Up Campsites for festival-goers just a short distance from the City centre.
To find out more about our accommodation options which include Glamping and self pitching visit the pop-up campsites web page
One of Govia Thameslink Railway’s spokespersons said: “We are pleased to inform you that the proposed ASLEF and RMT drivers strike on August 1,2 and 4 has now been suspended and we are proud to be working with Brighton & Hove Pride to help get people to and from this spectacular event.
We will be utilising our new longer trains on our Thameslink routes to and from London and also adding carriages on our Southern and Gatwick Express routes where possible.
“Services are still expected to be extremely busy during the festival and queuing systems may be in place, so do allow extra time to travel and plan to travel outside peak times. As always, we advise you to check before you travel in case there are any short notice alterations due to disruption.
“From all of us at Govia Thameslink Railway, we wish you a wonderful pride!”