The Pride Box Office and Welcome Centre is your one-stop-shop for all things Pride.

Located on Victoria Gardens.


You may can exchange your PVP eticket or Joint Festival & PVP eticket for a wristband. Joint PVP etickets may also be also be collected from the information tent inside Pride Festival at Preston Park.

Tickets for the Pride Festival, Pride Village Party all the Pride Pleasure Gardens shows and official Pride Parties are also available from the box office on Victoria Gardens.

You DO NOT need a wristband if you just have a Pride Festival eticket. These get you direct access to Preston Park through the designated gate.

We want your Pride experience to be the best possible so this year we’ve extended the box office facility and if you are local and have a joint Festival & PVP ticket or a PVP only ticket we recommend you exchange them well ahead of the weekend.

The Box Office is now open daily on Victoria Gardens:
Mon 31st Jul : 12.00-17.00
Tue 1st & Wed 2nd Aug : 12.00-19.00
Thu 3rd Aug : 11.00-21.00
Fri 4th Aug : 11.00-22.30
Sat 5th Aug : 09.00-23.00
Sun 6th Aug : 13.00-20.00

Pride Festival Etickets
You do not need a wristband. Go directly to the park on Saturday 4th August 2018 and have your e-ticket scanned at the gate.

If you wish to attend the Pleasure Gardens events on Friday 3rd August 2018 or over the weekend you will need to exchange your e-ticket for a wristband at the Box Office on Victoria Gardens in advance.

Joint Pride Festival & Pride Village Party Etickets
We recommend you collect your wristband in advance from the Festival/PVP collection point at Victoria Gardens.
If you are unable to collect from the Box Office you may go directly to the Park on the day and collect your PVP wristband from the information point inside the park.

Pride Village Party Etickets
All Pride Village Party e-tickets must be exchanged for wristbands at the Box Office on Victoria Gardens. You may also purchase PVP wristband from the information point inside the park.

Pleasure Gardens Events and Official Parties.
Please take your e-ticket to be scanned at the door.

We strongly suggest you avoid the peak hours on Thursday and Friday evening.