LGBTQ Youth Conferences

LGBTQ Youth Conferences

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Youth Conferences bring together thousands of openly LGBT youth to build leadership capacity among LGBTQ youths to create safer and more inclusive communities. Is your event not listed?  Send us an email Bear | Business | Career| Conferences | Europe | Film | Leather | Lesbian | Trans [caption id="attachment_36052" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Camp Pride, Campus Pride[/caption] Jan - Feb - MBLGTACC - The Midwest Bisexual, Lesbian, Gay, Transgender, and Ally College Conference (MBLGTACC) is an annual LGBTQ three-day conference hosted by Midwestern colleges and universities in the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Created in 1993, MBLGTACC includes a variety of workshops, activities, speakers, and entertainment that touch on issues affecting the lives of LGBTQ+ people. MBLGTACC serves as a space…
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Gay Calendar November 2016

Gay Calendar November 2016

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International LGBT events including circuit parties, gay pride, queer film festivals and so much more! Jan – Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sept | Oct | Nov - Dec Out in the Open – OUTintheOPEN is Shepparton’s newest festival celebrating community diversity. It was developed to address some of the inequalities faced by the local gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer (GLBTIQ) & allied communities and to build a more inclusive community in Greater Shepparton. Shepparton, Victoria, Australia; Nov 3-6, 2016 Queersicht Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Bern – The aim of QUEERSICHT is to organize an event in Bern with highlights of the "queer cinema", which do not find their way into "normal" cinema. The program includes short, feature and documentary films. The audience prize "The Pink Glasses"…
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Pride Calendar October 2016

Pride Calendar October 2016

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LGBT Pride Dates, Film Festivals, Leather Weekends and other events throughout the International Gay Community. Mr Fetish Germany – As a member of the LFC we discharge of Rheinfetisch the honor together with the Association FGC NRW this year’s delegates meeting here in Cologne. In addition to the meeting there will be an extensive program, which will be released here shortly. One of the highlights we can already reveal that the choice of Mr.Fetish Germany, which was also our Mr.Fetish NRW will participate 2015th. Cologne, Germany; Oct 1, 2016 FESTDIVQ- Festival Venezolano de Cine de la Diversidad – The Venezuelan Film Festival Diversity-FESTDIVQ is a cinematic encounter, activist, academic and cultural artistic and held in Venezuela. It is the first competitive festival of this nature created in the country.The Venezuelan Film Festival Diversity- FESTDIVQ’s main purpose is…
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Cape Town Pride 2016

Cape Town Pride 2016

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Cape Town Gay Pride – Cape Town Pride is a 10 Festival to celebrate being Gay, Lesbian, Bi-Sexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer or asexual. Cape Town, SA; Feb 19-28, 2016 Cape Town Pride 2016 [caption id="attachment_34008" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo courtesy of Brent Webber.[/caption] The annual Cape Town Pride Festival is a celebration of our wonderful diversity, and also creates awareness around issues impacting on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex communities locally and throughout Africa. The Pride Shelter Trust is the soul beneficiary of Cape Town Pride. Khumbulani Pride Since 2006, with the brutal murder of Zoliswa Nkonyana, the Western Cape has experienced a spike in the number of reported cases of brutal crimes against sexual minorities, including lesbians; gays and trans- women individuals. So far there has been countless reported murders. It also…
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Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 2016

Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 2016

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Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras (NSW) – SGLMG has existed since 1978 primarily for the benefit of Sydney’s LGBTQI community, the enjoyment of a wider audience and as a global beacon of diversity, acceptance and LGBTQI rights. It includes the iconic Parade (Mar 5th) and the Queer Screen queer film festival. Feb 19 - Mar 6, 2016 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 2016 The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival brings together a dazzling array of events spanning sports, theatre and performance, visual arts, talks and forums, a massive picnic in the park, spectacular parties and of course, our world-famous parade. All just for you. To raise the visibility of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer communities. Indulge in everything or just a few events,…
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Queer Screen Mardi Gras Film Festival

Queer Screen Mardi Gras Film Festival

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Mardi Gras Film Festival – QueerScreen – There have been lesbian and gay film festivals in Sydney since 1978. Initially these were run by the Australian Film Institute. In 1986, the AFI partnered with what was then theSydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, to present an annual ‘Sydney Gay Film Week’during the Mardi Gras festival. The film festival was taken over by commercial concerns in 1991, but still screened as a highlight of the Mardi Gras season. Sydney, Australia; Feb 18 – Mar 3, 2016 Queer Screen Mardi Gras Film Festival Welcome to the 23rd Mardi Gras Film Festival, brought to you by Queer Screen. We’ve planned a massive festival for you to enjoy, with more films, more venues, more international guests and more filmmaker events. So clear your schedule and…
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Utah Gay Ski Weekend 2016

Utah Gay Ski Weekend 2016

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Utah Gay Ski Weekend – When we decided to expand the Elevation brand to a new resort, Park City was at the top of the list from the very beginning. It is an amazing world-class resort. Park City has a multitude of venues for events, as well as great restaurants and hotels. Park City is easily accessible from anywhere in the country. You can be in downtown Park City a half hour after you land in Salt Lake City. Park City, UT; Feb 18-21, 2016 Utah Gay Ski Weekend 2016 For the past 13 years, Elevation Mammoth has taken place in Mammoth Lakes, California and quickly grew to be the 3rd largest gay ski week in North America, now bringing more than 2,500 people to the High Sierras each year. When we decided…
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Istanbul International Independent Film Festival 2016

Istanbul International Independent Film Festival 2016

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!f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival (Rainbow Films) – The !f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival was founded in 2001 and every February and March, it hosts some 70,000 film buffs and celebrated filmmakers from around the world.  Turkey – Istanbul – Feb 18-28, Ankara – Mar 3-6, Izmir – Mar 3-6, 2016 Istanbul International Independent Film Festival Dedicated to showcasing the best in contemporary film, !f believes that the shared experience of cinema is a form of activism that has the power to connect people across borders and boundaries of all description. The festival is curated and based on thematic sections, some of which change every year to reflect issues that are gripping the world's - and filmmakers'- imagination. Through !f ², a ground-breaking alternative film distribution and sharing…
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Pride Western Australia

Pride Western Australia

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Pride WA Fairday  - Stalls and community entertainment, including the much-loved dog show. Feb 7, 2016 The award-winning FAIRDAY returns to Hyde Park as a part of FRINGEWORLD in 2016. Staged again in the picturesque Hyde Park, right in the heart of the City of Vincent, FAIRDAY will again be our community's favourite day of the year. Featuring live entertainment, heaps of great stalls, delicious food options, a play area for the kiddies and our much loved dog show, FAIRDAY will be an event you just won't want to end. Bring your own picnic lunch, or pre-order a gourmet hamper.  Alcohol will not be on sale, but you can BYO if you drink responsibly. Pride FAIRDAY is again set to be a highlight of the upcoming FRINGE WORLD festival, with more…
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RAINBOW REYKJAVIK WINTER PRIDE

RAINBOW REYKJAVIK WINTER PRIDE

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Rainbows Winter Festival – An international four day gay event which offers guests everything from exotic sight seeing trips, northern lights hunt and late night parties. Attracts people from all around the world. Reykjavik, Iceland; Feb 11-14, 2016 RAINBOW REYKJAVIK WINTER PRIDE Rainbow Reykjavik combines amazing nature, nightlife and northern lights in fantastic international and local company. We offer waterfalls, erupting geysers, tectonic plates, the most popular LGBT party of the season, comedy, singing, exciting activities, world class cuisine and geothermal baths all neatly arranged over 3 glorious days. This small pride festival really is the perfect winter getaway and a great introduction to Iceland. This 5th annual international LGBT winter pride festival takes place from February 11th  until the 14th - with extension packages offered both before (9-10 February) and after (14-15 February) the…
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