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Saturday 18th August 2018

Pump Room Gardens, Leamington Spa

RAISE YOUR RAINBOW

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 Thursday

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: South Lodge, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA (the white building at the entrance to the Jephson Gardens)

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. We 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: South Lodge, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA (the white building at the entrance to the Jephson Gardens)

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: First Monday of each month

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Zou Bisou, Regent Court Shopping Centre, 20 Livery St, Leamington Spa CV32 4NG

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.

 

 

APRIL

 

What: Warwickshire Pride presents Pride

When: Thursday 5th April

Time: 6:00am - 10:00pm

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon Picturehouse, Windsor Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6NL

Info: Join us at Stratford Picturehouse on Thursday 5th April as we present the film Pride. In response to a series of homophobic incidents our team were subjected to on a market stall in Stratford in March, the team at Stratford Picturehouse are kindly supporting us by showing this film for the LGBT+ community. There will also be a social in the bar afterwards. Tickets are available from https://www.picturehouses.com/cinema/Stratford_Upon_Avon/film/pride.

 

What: Stratford Equality Rally

When: Saturday 21st April

Time: 9:30am - 5:00pm

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon

Info: In response to a number of homophobic incidents our team was subjected to in Stratford back in March, we have organised the Stratford Equality Rally to peacefully highlight abuse of LGBT+ people and show that we will not be silenced or get back in our closets. The rally is in two parts and if you wish to take part, please read the information on our Stratford Equality Rally page.

 

 

JUNE

 

What: Warwickshire Pride does Coventry Pride

When: Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June

Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm

Location: Coventry City Centre

Info: We're having a stall at Coventry Pride again this year and will be joining their parade too. Pop along and say hi to us. We'll have plenty happening on our stall, including information on our services and lots of fun & games.

 

What: Warwickshire Pride does Leamington Peace Festival

When: Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June

Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm

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

Info: We love going to the Peace Festival each year and we'll be having a stall there again. Come and say hi. There will be plenty happening, including information on our services and lots of fun & games.

 

 

AUGUST

 

What: Warwickshire Pride 2018

When: Saturday 18th August

Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm

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

Info: The annual Warwickshire Pride festival returns to the Pump Room Gardens in Leamington Spa. This year's theme is 'Raise Your Rainbow' and that's what we'd like you to come and do. The festival will have a fabulous Rainbow Marketplace of stalls, food and drink, live performances and entertainment throughout the day, fairground rides, a trans chill out zone, women's area, bi zone, and lots more. Entry is free. No tickets needed.

 

What: Warwickshire Pride presents The Rainbow Afterparty

When: Saturday 18th August

Time: 8:00pm - 12:00pm

Location: To be confirmed

Info: The most fabulous after part returns. Details coming soon.

 

 

 

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