The 7th annual Cville Pride Festival – a week of events that culminates in a celebration that attracted 8,000 attendees last year – showcases local LGBTQ culture and resources in a fun, family-friendly, welcoming environment. It’s an uplifting, community-building, joyful experience not to miss!
Pride Festival: September 15, 2018 @ Sprint Pavilion on the Downtown Mall
Events all week long: Sept. 7-15
This fun, free, family-friendly festival celebrating equality and diversity and the LGBTQ community is open to all! Enjoy music and performance, food and beer trucks, a kid’s area (with bouncy castle, balloons, face-painting), and 70 interactive vendors, including a free photo booth.
Find out how your business can get involved.
Pride Week Events
Friday, 9/7: Miss Cville Gay Pride Pageant @ The Jefferson
Saturday, 9/8: LGBTQ Youth Pride Picnic @ Tonsler Park, 2-6
Sunday, 9/9: LGBTQ Families Playdate, details tbd
Monday, 9/10: Annual LGBTQ Business & Professional Cocktails @ CommonHouse
Wednesday, 9/12: Trans Night Out @ The Pie Chest
Thursday, 9/13: UVA Black Queer Film Series screening of Moonlight @ Violet Crown
Friday, 9/14: Fridays After Five featuring We Are Star Children, 5-7pm @ Sprint Pavilion
Saturday, 9/15: Cville Pride Festival, 11-7 @ Sprint Pavilion
Pride After Party @ Rapture Bar & Restaurant, 9pm-2am – No cover with Pride wristband