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Auckland Pride Announces Rangatahi Takatāpui Artist Residency Program

Wednesday, 29 June 2022, 4:45 pm | Auckland Pride

In 2022 Auckland Pride delivered its first ever Takatāpui led and focused Festival - Te Tīmatanga. To build on its success, Auckland Pride wants to nurture stronger support for Takatāpui artists and empower them to create more sustainable pathways ... More >>

Auckland Pride Announces Festival Dates For 2023 Pride Month, Re-launches Year-round Platform Of Events The Queer Agenda

Tuesday, 19 April 2022, 4:05 pm | Auckland Pride

The Auckland Pride Festival is set to return reinvigorated and defiant as ever as Pride Month will once again take over Tāmaki Makaurau in February 2023. Auckland will light up in rainbow between 1 - 26 February 2023 as the global spotlight falls ... More >>

Auckland Pride To Deliver Virtual Events And Expansive Public Art Offerings To Celebrate Pride

Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 2:25 pm | Auckland Pride

Whilst live events have cancelled or postponed Auckland Pride Festival 2022 is delivering a red-light programme that offers the queer community an opportunity to celebrate and mark the 50th anniversary of Pride in Tāmaki Makaurau. Large-scale outdoor art ... More >>

Auckland Pride Responds To Cancellation Of Ending Hiv Big Gay Out

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, 1:04 pm | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride ’s approach to delivering Pride Festivals during COVID-19 has been underpinned by its unwavering commitment to keeping Tāmaki Makaurau’s rainbow communities safe. As Omicron surges around the world and threatens to cause an outbreak ... More >>

The Largest Queer Arts Programme In The History Of Auckland Pride Confirmed

Tuesday, 11 January 2022, 6:06 pm | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride is proud to confirm its 2022 programme which boasts 90 arts events - the largest number of arts offerings in the Festival's ten-year history and making up half of the Festival’s Programme filled with more than 180 phenomenal events. ... More >>

Ki Te Whai Ao - To The Glimmer Of Dawn: Auckland Pride Releases First Wave Of Events For 2022 Festival

Friday, 10 December 2021, 5:08 pm | Auckland Pride

The first release of events in the Auckland Pride Festival 2022 programme is now live, celebrating inclusivity, community, and a rich history as Pride marks a landmark 50 years in Tāmaki Makaurau. With a line-up of bold and dynamic contributions, there’s ... More >>

Auckland Pride Welcomes A Creative Director, Two New Team Members Ahead Of 2022 Festival

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 10:24 am | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride are delighted to welcome three new team members who join their whānau in the lead-up to the 2022 Auckland Pride Festival . Once again spanning the entire month of February, from February 1-27, Auckland Pride are incredibly proud of the ... More >>

Auckland Pride Calls On Government To Increase Support For The Arts In Response To New Alert Level Two Guidelines

Monday, 6 September 2021, 6:17 pm | Auckland Pride

While Auckland Pride is encouraged by the Government continuing to follow health advice to keep our communities safe, today’s announcement of updated guidelines for Alert Level Two has substantial implications for the live events sector. While ... More >>

Auckland Pride Announces A Year-round Calendar Of Queer Events For And By Auckland’s Rainbow Communities

Wednesday, 16 June 2021, 9:23 am | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride ’s newest initiative furthers the queer agenda by creating a year-round calendar of queer events for and by Auckland’s Rainbow Communities. The Queer Agenda aims to continue the incredible energy of Pride Month throughout the year while continuing ... More >>

Auckland Pride Hopeful Major Events Can Return Next Weekend

Friday, 5 March 2021, 4:27 pm | Auckland Pride

Following the Government’s announcement that Auckland will move to Alert Level Two, Auckland Pride and Proud Centres are hopeful that when Alert Levels are reassessed at the end of the week, and can hold the IMAN Ball on Friday the 12th, and the SPLASH ... More >>

Auckland Pride To Continue Beyond February

Monday, 1 March 2021, 10:58 am | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride will continue to support its artists, event organisers, and community as the Festival’s 40 postponed events expand beyond February in response to changes in Alert Levels. These events give Auckland’s rainbow communities much to look ... More >>

Auckland Pride Responds To Latest Alert Level Shift

Sunday, 28 February 2021, 6:10 am | Auckland Pride

Following the Government’s announcement that Auckland will return to Alert Level Three from 6am Sunday 28 February for a period of 7 days, Auckland Pride is postponing the remainder of the Festival, and will continue to update the community as information ... More >>

Auckland Pride Festival 2021 March And Party

Wednesday, 24 February 2021, 8:26 am | Auckland Pride

PRIDE MARCH Tāmaki Makaurau’s rainbow communities will once again take to the streets of Central Auckland, marching with a collective call for continued change, continued progress, and in celebration of the progress already achieved. The third ... More >>

Auckland Pride Returns In Full Colour For Final Week Of Pride Month

Monday, 22 February 2021, 3:26 pm | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride is incredibly excited by the announcement that Tāmaki Makaurau is returning to Alert Level One, so that Pride Month can continue in full colour - with the Pride March and Pride Party on Saturday 27 February marking a return to mass ... More >>

Auckland Pride Implements Alert Level Two Plan For The Remainder Of The Week, No Decision Made On March And Party

Wednesday, 17 February 2021, 5:35 pm | Auckland Pride

Following this afternoon’s announcement from the Government that Auckland is moving down to Alert Level Two at 11:59pm tonight, Auckland Pride is implementing its Alert Level Two Plan until Monday at 11:59pm. This will be in place until we receive further ... More >>

Spark Joins Pride as Major Partner

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 9:31 am | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride Festival , in collaboration with Spark , is excited to announce a new initiative for Pride 2020, designed to help support diverse rainbow communities bring creative events and projects to life during the 2020 Auckland Pride Festival. ... More >>

Auckland Pride announces key dates for 2020 Festival

Monday, 12 August 2019, 8:40 am | Auckland Pride

Auckland Pride is thrilled to announce the first key dates for the 2020 Auckland Pride Festival . Since 2013, the Auckland Pride Festival has reached hundreds of thousands of people across Aotearoa, making it the country’s largest Pride Festival. ... More >>

New pride director will challenge homo and transphobia in NZ

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 9:21 am | Auckland Pride

The board of the Auckland Pride Festival is delighted to announce the appointment of Max Tweedie as Director of Pride . Tweedie is a welcome addition to APFI team, having previously worked for organisations such as World Vision, the Green Party ... More >>