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Saturday 19th August 2017

Pump Room Gardens, Leamington Spa

Celebrating Love and Freedom

Marking 50 years since homosexuality was decriminalised in England

We are more than just an annual Pride festival and run a number of LGBT+ events throughout the year. All people are welcome at our events and a friendly, inclusive atmosphere is always promised. On our calendar we also feature other local events that are either LGBT+ friendly or have an LGBT+ presence.

 

 

WEEKLY

 

What: Proud Youth

When: Every Saturday

Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Glasshouse, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Proud Youth is all the cool stuff we do for LGBT+ people aged 13 - 19. If you're LGBT+ and aged 13 - 19, there's loads for you to get involved in. Please click here to find out more about Proud Youth. Sometimes the drop-in happens at South Lodge, which is also at the Jephson Gardens. We also sometimes go on trips or hold the drop-in outdoors if the weather is nice, so please get in touch before coming for the first time.

 

 

MONTHLY

 

What: Proud Parents

When: First Saturday of each month

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: The Glasshouse, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Proud Parents is a monthly group for parents, families and carers of LGBT+ people. Please click here to find out more about Proud Parents.

 

What: No Barriers

When: Last Tuesday of each month

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: The Duke, Warwick Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 5JS

Info: No Barriers is a monthly social group for LGBT+ people with learning disabilities. It's a place to relax, be yourself, meet new people and make friends in a supportive environment. Please click here to find out more about No Barriers.

 

 

JUNE

 

What: Coventry Pride

When: Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June

Time: 12:00pm onwards

Location: Coventry city centre

Info: We will be attending this year's Coventry Pride. If anyone wants to join us there, please contact us for further information. We have a stall there too, so pop by and say hello.

 

What: Leamington Peace Festival

When: Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th June

Time: 11:00am onwards on both days

Location: The Pump Room Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: We will be having a stall at this year's Peace Festival. Pop along and say hi to us. We'll have lots going on.

 

What: Warwickshire Pride's Got Talent 2017

When: Friday 30th June

Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Location: Episode Hotel, 64 Upper Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4JL

Info: Warwickshire Pride's Got Talent returns, with 12 contestants battling to be crowned champion. Discover more about Warwickshire Pride's Got Talent by clicking here. This will be an amazing night that you won't want to miss.

 

 

JULY

 

What: Volunteer Sign Up

When: Saturday 1st July

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: The Glasshouse, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Do your bit for Pride! Come along and find out how you can volunteer at this year's Warwickshire Pride festival. We have a variety of roles available and some great perks in return as a thank you for your help. Discover more about volunteering with us by clicking here.

 

What: Warwickshire Pride AGM

When: Saturday 1st July

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: The Glasshouse, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place on Saturday 1st July. All members of the public will be welcome to attend. We will review our year and look forward to the next 12 months. There will also be statements from our Chair and Treasurer. Please email info@warwickshirepride.co.uk if you wish to attend.

 

What: Leamington Carnival

When: Saturday 15th July

Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm

Location: The Pump Room Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Leamington Carnival is returning to the town and we have a float in the carnival parade. Come and join us as we rainbow up the float and ride it through town. Get in touch if you'd like to get involved.

 

What: Sing and Dance for Pride

When: Friday 21st July

Time: 7:00am - 12:00pm

Location: To be confirmed

Info: A charity music night in aid of Warwickshire Pride, organised in collaboration with local musician Thomas Pearce. Full details coming soon.

 

What: Volunteer Training Session and Sign Up

When: Saturday 29th July

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: The Glasshouse, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Do your bit for Pride! Come along and find out how you can volunteer at this year's Warwickshire Pride festival. We have a variety of roles available and some great perks in return as a thank you for your help. Discover more about volunteering with us by clicking here. We will be providing training at this session so that all volunteers know what they are doing when the big day arrives.

 

 

AUGUST

 

What: Warwickshire Pride 2017

When: Saturday 19th August

Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm

Location: The Pump Room Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: Warwickshire Pride returns to the Pump Room Gardens with a theme of Love & Freedom. Join us for this fantastic FREE festival, where you can expect amazing stalls, fantastic live performances and entertainment, food & drink stalls, fairground rides, bars, and much more.

 

What: Warwickshire Pride 2017 After Party

When: Saturday 19th August

Time: 8:00pm - late

Location: To be announced

Info: The most fabulous party of the year is coming to Leamington Spa when the sun sets on Warwickshire Pride. Expect live performances, DJs, celebrity guests, drinks offers, and a few surprises.

 

 

 

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