The Rainbow Project at Belfast Pride

The Rainbow Project has a key role in the LGBT community, working to improve the sexual and mental health of members of our community.  They have always been supportive of Pride, and this year they are organising three sexual health clinics during Pride week, and will also be sending volunteers to help us at every…

Going back to our roots…

The Belfast Pride Guide 2010 is now locked down, and off to the printers!  The Festival programme this year is bursting at the seams, and we have a wider, bigger and better range of events in 2010 than ever before. And, fittingly in this, our 20th year, the Festival is full of community led events. …

Big names line up for Belfast Pride 2010

The 20th Belfast Pride Festival is attracting lots of attention, and we can now confirm some of the big names who will be taking part in one form or another!  The NASUWT Teachers Union has invited their UK Chairperson Chris Keates to their event during Pride week, and can confirm that Chris Gibbons from the…

Prime Cut Productions – Vincent River

Belfast Pride is working in association with Prime Cut Productions, Northern Ireland’s leading theatre company.  Prime Cut will be staging the premiere of ‘Vincent River’, a major new play by renowned writer, Philip Ridley, in the Crescent Arts Centre, week beginning 2nd August.  This is a major production, and will be receiving a lot of…

Volunteer recruitment nights

Belfast Pride is a volunteer led Festival, and the Committee have been working for twelve months to bring you the events during and before Festival week.  We hope you enjoy what we have planned for you! But – to help your Belfast Pride Festival run smoothly, we need your help!  We will welcome any offers…

A peek at Festival week

We don’t want to give too much away about our plans for Festival Week (24th July to 31st July), but we can give you a few tasters… Following a successful night of science fiction campness and thrills last year, we are hosting another ‘Northstar’ sci-fi night, this time in co-operation with the Forbidden Planet store. …

Belfast Pride at the Grand Opera House

We are spreading our wings in 2010, and expanding the Festival beyond Pride Week itself.  For three nights in July, we are taking over the Baby Grand to show some of our favourite LGBT films! On Tuesday 20th July, we are showing the wonderful ‘Beautiful Thing’, recently voted the all-time favourite LGBT film.  You may…