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Brighton Pride 2016 First Announcements

By 22nd February 2016 No Comments

Brighton and Hove Pride was the UK’s biggest Pride Festival in 2015 with over 290,000 people participating in the celebrations across the Community Parade, Pride Festival on Preston Park and Pride Village Party over the weekend.

On Saturday 6th August the main Pride Festival on Preston park will feature the UK’s biggest Pride Festival stage with live sets from top selling artist Fleur East, DJ Fresh and British singer/song-writer and Rudimental vocalist Anne-Marie already confirmed for the line up as well as celebrity hosts Seann Miley Moore and Trans* Advocate & Activist Munroe Bergdorf.

The 8,000 capacity Big Top Dance Tent will feature sets from international producers The Freemasons and Swedish DJ and internationally renown record producer Stonebridge famous for top track ‘Put Em High’

We’ll  be announcing loads more artists over  the new few months running up to Pride!

The Pride Community Parade theme will remain Carnival Of Diversity with Uniting Nations being the 2016 campaigning theme reflecting the wonderful diversity global communities and Pride’s on-going commitment to campaigning for global LGBT+ rights.

“Pride has evolved over the years with more communities coming together to celebrate every aspect of our city, regardless of sexuality, race, gender, age or ability. It’s important not to go back to themes that trivialise the important message behind the Pride Celebration and to highlight the lives and struggles of LGBT+ people across the world as we strive for equality for all”

2015 was a record fundraising year for Brighton Pride with £100,000 raised for community good causes and 200,000 people enjoying the biggest community parade to date.

£17.50 Pride Festival tickets 1st release tickets available until  Monday 29th February

Pride Brighton & Hove 2016
Pride Festival Preston Park Sat 6th August 12noon – 10pm.

Advance tickets at Brighton-Pride.org

Further information
Please go to our website Brighton-Pride.org
www.facebook.com/brightonpride | www.twitter.com/pridebrighton