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Auckland Pride Cancels 2022 Festival In Response To Omicron Outbreak

Sunday, 23 January 2022, 7:18 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

Following the announcement that Aotearoa is moving to Red in response to an outbreak of Omicron, Auckland Pride has made the challenging decision to cancel the 2022 Auckland Pride Festival . This decision has not been made lightly, but is consistent with ... More >>

Auckland Pride To Mandate Vaccinations For All 2022 Auckland Pride Events To Protect Community From Covid-19

Monday, 18 October 2021, 12:13 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

In order to protect Tāmaki Makaurau’s rainbow communities from COVID-19 and ensure a safe and successful festival, attendees of all events in the 2022 Auckland Pride Festival will be required to show proof of vaccination. While Auckland Pride’s ... More >>

Auckland Pride Confirms Largest Programme InFestival History For 2021 Pride Month

Monday, 11 January 2021, 12:23 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

Auckland Pride Month will be full to the brim this February with a massive 203 events taking place in all corners of Tāmaki Makaurau. With its largest programme ever, Auckland Pride have added over 150 events, showcasing the diversity and excitement ... More >>

First Auckland Pride Programme Announcement Offers Queer Celebrations In All Corners Of Tāmaki Makaurau

Monday, 14 December 2020, 12:10 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

The first wave of the open-access programme from Auckland Pride Festival 2021 has just gone live, with an incredible range of community created events spanning right across the city. Extending to the full month of February for the very first time, ... More >>

Registrations And Funding Opportunities Open For Auckland Pride Festival 2021

Monday, 7 September 2020, 2:55 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

Registrations for the month-long celebration of Auckland Pride Festival 2021 are now open! Taking suggestions, funding applications, and event registrations, Auckland Pride welcomes the community to begin planning and submit their events to be part ... More >>

#OurPride2019 comes to a close and looks forward to 2020

Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 9:33 am | Auckland Pride Festival

2019’s Auckland Pride Festival wrapped up on Sunday 17 February, following a three-week programme that backed community, diversity and inclusion. Over 80 ticketed and free events celebrated LGBTQ+ communities right across the Auckland region; a miraculous ... More >>

Auckland Pride Announce Details for #Ourmarch

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, 1:25 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

Auckland Pride is proud to confirm the official plans to bring together our communities for #ourmarch on Saturday 9 February. More >>

Our Pride – Auckland Pride 2019 Programme Announcement

Thursday, 17 January 2019, 9:24 am | Auckland Pride Festival

Auckland Pride Festival returns in 2019, celebrating the diversity of the rainbow experience in Tāmaki Makaurau and reconnecting with grassroots communities across the region, fromFebruary 1-17. More >>

Auckland Pride remains committed

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 9:13 am | Auckland Pride Festival

The Auckland Pride Board remains committed to creating a space for our rainbow communities to feel safe celebrating their gender and sexual identity, despite some institutions pulling out from the Parade in recent days. More >>

International Stars Headline NZ's Biggest Queer Party

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 5:12 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

Auckland Pride’s official closing celebration is Aotearoa New Zealand's biggest LGBTIQ+ party! For the very first time, PROUD is taking over all levels of the state-of-the-art, multi-room Q Theatre venue – including a purpose-built outdoor courtyard and party ... More >>

Two Weeks until the Star-Studded Auckland Pride Gala

Friday, 19 January 2018, 2:16 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

Two Weeks until the Star-Studded Auckland Pride Gala Kicks Off 17 Days of Pride AUCKLAND PRIDE GALA: Friday 2 February - Q Theatre AUCKLAND PRIDE FESTIVAL: 2-18 February 2018 More >>

NZ's Most Diverse Festival Set to Open

Monday, 18 December 2017, 1:04 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

New Zealand’s Most Diverse Festival Set to Open Auckland’s Summer Season AUCKLAND PRIDE FESTIVAL: 2-18 February 2018 AUCKLAND PRIDE PARADE: Saturday 17 February 2018 More >>

Rainbow Warriors: Pride & Peace - Auckland Pride 2018

Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 10:35 am | Auckland Pride Festival

Human rights and LGBTIQ+ people are under attack all over the world. In 2018, the Auckland Pride Festival and Parade will make space and march for peace, love and unity. More >>

Standing as one in this year’s Auckland Pride Parade

Friday, 24 February 2017, 3:13 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

This year Tangata Whenua (Iwi Māori) Takataapui Pride float has joined with Tangata Pasefika (Oceania – Peoples of Pacific nations). This is the first year we have seen this type of collaboration in the Auckland Pride Parade. As a leading float ... More >>

Auckland Pride 2017: Full Programme Out Now!

Friday, 3 February 2017, 12:17 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

With over 80 events live on the website and the FREE Pride Guide programme out on the streets, the much-loved Auckland Pride Festival (10 – 26 February) is just one week away! More >>

Pride & Progress the Movement Must Continue!

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 10:45 am | Auckland Pride Festival

The rising tide of global conservatism – from Donald Trump in America to Brian Tamaki in Aotearoa – and the resulting uncertainty around LGBT+ and human rights, make next year’s Auckland Pride Festival and Parade more relevant and vital for ... More >>

Auckland Pride Parade is Coming This Saturday at New Time

Monday, 16 February 2015, 3:39 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

The third Auckland Pride Parade will be heading down Ponsonby Road Saturday 21st February, at the new time of 7:30PM . This FREE event with more floats than ever before is New Zealand’s the biggest celebration of the LGBTIQ community. More >>

Auckland City Lights Up for Pride

Thursday, 5 February 2015, 1:41 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

At 9pm this Saturday the 7th of February the Auckland War Memorial Museum lights up with all the colours of the rainbow, to acknowledge the 2015 Auckland Pride Festival (7 Feb – 1 March). More >>

Pride Goes Live!

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 2:30 pm | Auckland Pride Festival

With programmes on the street and the website now live Auckland Pride Festival is delighted to announce its full 2015 programme offering up an exceptional and diverse programme of dance, theatre, visual arts, music, community events and the most fabulous ... More >>

Box Café Frocks up for Summer Festival Fun

Friday, 16 January 2015, 9:53 am | Auckland Pride Festival

Aucklanders are invited to revel in the transformation of Aotea Centre’s Box Café and Bar as XOX Pride comes alive with three weeks of vibrant, live performances from a fabulous line up of talent. Featuring DJ’s, Divas, Songbirds and Drag Queens, ... More >>