Hamburg Pride 2014

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Hamburg Pride - Hamburg, Germany Christopher Street Day CSD Hamburg Hamburg Pride 2014 CAST OFF FOR MORE TOLERANCE AND DIVERSITY Self-confidence, pride, rank pari passu and socially accepted - so to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people live in the future: in Hamburg and around the world. That is what this year's theme from HAMBURG PRIDE (Christoper Street Day): "Without Borders proud instead marginalized". On July 25, in time for the start of Pride Week, to make our ship, the Pride of Hamburg, on the way to carry our message to the whole world. Along the way she manages to cities and countries in which homo-and bisexuals and transgender people by the legislature but also condemns the society or even persecuted and killed. In these countries, we want to make…
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Halifax Pride 2014

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Halifax Pride - Halifax, Nova Scotia Join us in Halifax for Atlantic Canada’s largest LGBTQ Cultural Festival. These ten days of queer celebration will turn streets into parades, parks into parties, and strangers into friends. The Halifax Pride Festival is the 4th largest pride festival in Canada! Halifax Pride 2014 The Halifax Pride Society is a not-for-profit organization of volunteers dedicated to producing a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer, Questioning, 2 Spirited, and Allies (LGBTTIQQ2SA+; herein referred to as LGBTQ+) Pride Festival. Our mission is to produce a Pride Festival that is: Accessible to all; Fiscally responsible; Rewarding for all who participate, and Reflect and celebrate the best of the LGBTQ+ community and culture in Halifax and throughout Nova Scotia. The Halifax Pride Festival is a celebration which…
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Madrid Orgullo 2014

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Gay Pride / Orgullo Madrid - Madrid, Spain Open air concerts, 6 different performing stages, parties, art, culture, sport... and all of them around gay neighborhood Chueca and the very center of the city. Madrid Orgullo 2014 Madrid Pride, or MADO, is a series of street celebrations that take place during the city´s LGTB (lesbian, gay, transsexual and bisexual) Pride Week. The Statewide Demonstration is the central event of this very eventful week and is Europe´s largest. Outdoor concerts -on six different stages-, parties, expositions, culture and sports (all of which are celebrated around the Chueca neighborhood in downtown Madrid) make up the whole of MADO. We shouldn’t forget Madrid’s unbeatable year-round LGTB scene in general, a characteristic that has turned Madrid into a model for other big cities around…
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Victoria Pride 2014

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Victoria Pride - Victoria, BC The Victoria Pride Society’s mission is based on empowerment. We empower those who are – or think they might be – gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, two-spirited, intersex, friends and allies. Victoria Pride fosters learning and empowerment through social celebration and networking. We strive to create a better public understanding of our community’s history, courage, diversity and future. Victoria Pride 2014 history booth at pride We’re excited to announce that we’ll be including a history booth at the festival that will provide historical facts and information about the LGBTQ community within Victoria. Our practicum student, Nicole, is looking for queer elders in the community to interview to enrich the quality and depth of this project. boat cruise The annual Sunset Harbour Boat Cruise is one of…
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Helsinki Pride 2014

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Helsinki Pride - Helsinki, Finland Helsinki Pride 2014 Helsinki Pride is almost here! Helsinki Pride 2014 invites you to join Finland's largest cultural and human rights events. Helsinki Pride is the sexual and gender minorities, the theme of the week, but that is a welcome every one, which is an event of interest. Helsinki Pride organizes an annual HeSeta Association. This year's main theme is the working life. Other important themes include the human rights situation in Russia and the world of sports attitude towards sexual and gender minorities. Pride Week is full of sateenkaarevaa programs: current topics that focus on lectures and discussions, sunny picnic meetings, workshops, art and culture - and of course, a number of parties, dances and continuing late into the night to party. Events have…
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Pride Toronto 2014

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Pride Toronto - Toronto, ON Pride Toronto exists to celebrate the history, courage, diversity and future of Toronto's LGBTTIQQ2SA* communities. Pride Toronto 2014 Celebrates the history, courage, diversity and future of Toronto's LGBTTIQQ2SA* communities. * Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer/Questioning, 2 Spirited, Allies Pride Toronto exists to celebrate the history, courage, diversity and future of Toronto's LGBTTIQQ2SA* communities. Pride Toronto is the not-for-profit organization that hosts Pride Week, one of the premier arts and cultural festivals in Canada. Pride Week is also one of the largest Pride celebrations in the world, with an estimated attendance of over 1.2 million people celebrating the history, courage, diversity and future of Toronto's LGBTTIQQ2SA communities. In 1969, during the final weekend in June, drag queens and queer street kids rioted at the…
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Shanghai Pride 2014

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Shanghai Pride - Shanghai, China Shanghai Pride 2014 Shanghai Pride Mixes Advocacy with Fun at this year’s week-long event in June Shanghai Pride Promises it all this June; from the Serious to the Seriously Good Fun Shanghai Pride Week to be held in June with Greater Focus on LGBT Rights This year’s Shanghai Pride Week, titled Pride6 in recognition of its sixth anniversary, will take place from 13th to 22nd June. A week-long string of events has been planned to boost the LGBT’s community position in China and raise awareness around LGBT themes including marriage equality, sexual health and societal acceptance. Run by volunteers from the not-for-profit group, ShanghaiLGBT and other NGOs, Pride6 is expected to bring thousands of people together at a multitude of fun social and advocacy events. While retaining many…
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Helsinki Pride 2013

Helsinki Pride 2013

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Helsinki, Finland Helsinki Pride Helsinki Pride is one of the largest at a week-long summer events in Finland and the largest gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender event, the aim of which is to increase the transparency and acceptance of diversity in society. Helsinki Pride is the Helsinki region Seta Association's bi-annual week-long cultural and human rights event in the heart of Helsinki. It is also Finland's leading sexual and gender minorities, and their loved ones gather together at the event and one of the biggest events of the week-long summer. Helsinki Pride 2013 will be held June 24 to June 30, 2013. Helsinki Pride visitor numbers have increased every year. In 2012, the entire week, visitors to the event was close to 32 000 and the Pride parade was attended…
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Pride Toronto 2013

Pride Toronto 2013

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Toronto, ON Pride Toronto Pride Toronto is the not-for-profit organization that hosts Pride Week, an annual event in downtown Toronto during the last week of June. Pride Week is one of the premier arts and cultural festivals in Canada. It is also one of the largest Pride celebrations in the world with an estimated attendance of over 1.2 million visits. It celebrates the history, courage, diversity and future of Toronto's LGBTTIQQ2SA* communities. * Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer/Questioning, 2 Spirited, Allies Related articles Jersey Pride 2013 (seasonsofpride.com) Shanghai Pride 2013 (seasonsofpride.com)
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Shanghai Pride 2013

Shanghai Pride 2013

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Shanghai, China Shanghai Pride Shanghai 1st June, 2013 – This year’s Shanghai Pride Week, titled Pride5 in recognition of its fifth anniversary, will take place from 14th to 22nd June. A week-long string of events has been planned to boost the LGBT’s community position in China and raise awareness around LGBT themes including marriage equality, sexual health and societal acceptance. Run by volunteers from the not-for-profit group, ShanghaiLGBT and other NGOs, Pride5 is expected to bring thousands of people together at a multitude of fun social and advocacy events. 以往骄傲周的各种派对让骄傲节在大家眼中成为了“派对周”的代名词。今年的骄傲周,组织者精心纳入了更多严谨的话题元素。例如,探讨婚姻平等就是其中之一。当前,北京和上海地区支持同性婚姻的人数比例仅占接受调研人士的30%左右,Pride 5决定以此话题为契机,探讨如何在更广泛的公众群体中提升对于同性婚姻平等问题的关注。届时,Pride5将举行两场座谈会,关注同志人群在工作场所遭遇的歧视问题和同性婚姻权利。 While retaining many of the activities that have made Pride Week a synonym for ‘Party Week’ among the LGBT and friends community, organisers are determined to incorporate more serious elements into this year’s Pride. Marriage equality will be one of these elements; with support for gay…
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