Brighton Pride 2015 Round-Up
The UK’s biggest and best Pride event returns to Brighton for it’s 25th anniversary year, on Saturday 1st August 2015, with the spectacular Brighton Pride Community Parade, Pride Festival in Preston Park and the theme ‘Carnival of Diversity’.
This year’s Pride Festival in Preston Park features a star studded line-up of artists, performers, musicians and DJs including The Human League, Fatboy Slim, Hercules and Love Affair, Foxes, Jess Glynne, Seamus Haji, Prok & Fitch, Kelli-Leigh, Tulisa, The Freemasons, Bright Light Bright Light, Blooms and Wayne G.
The Brighton Pride Community Parade is always the highlight of the event and with past parades receiving over 160,000 participants and spectators it truly is the spectacle of the year!
As always there is a superb range of entertainment and community areas at this year’s festival including, but not limited to:
The Wild Fruit Big Top – An international event in itself with the world’s top DJ’s. Expect a unique atmosphere, special PAs, dancers, lasers, joyous soundtracks and glittering production values.
The Radio Reverb Alternative Performance Stage – See a variety of acts perform alongside regular RadioReverb shows including Frock-A-Billy, the UK’s only female fronted rockabilly show. An exciting blend of live radio, live music and entertainment.
Shelia McWattie Women’s Performance Stage – Providing women with a unique and welcoming space to meet up, chill out and enjoy their proud day with an eclectic and diverse selection of women’s performance and acoustic music.
Urban World Dance Tent – A collaboration between some of the most ethnically diverse club events in the UK including Work, the urban R’n’B LGBT club night, Urban Desi, the exciting Bhangra, Bollywood, Giddha and Desi gaysian” club and Exilio, the LGBT Latino dance club. DJ’s and MCs include Big John Freeman, Qutul Ann, DJ G, Ninebob, Tyron, MC Madx and Naila Price.
Tickets are on sale at www.brighton-pride.org/tickets get them while they last!
*Header image by Chris Jepsen.