UK: Manchester Pride Coming in August

Published Date Author: , April 21st, 2012

Manchester Gay Pride 2012The Charity that organises Manchester Pride has confirmed that the award-winning LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) festival will light up the streets of Manchester from 17 – 27 August 2012. Now in its 22nd year, the festival consists of four elements, Pride Fringe, The Big Weekend, The Manchester Pride Parade and the George House Trust Candlelit Vigil.

Running from 17 – 23 August, Pride Fringe will present a colourful programme of arts, music, heritage, culture and debate, with around 40 events taking place, the majority of which are free to attend.

The August Bank Holiday sees the return of the Big Weekend; a four-day party in the heart of Manchester’s Gay Village. From 24 – 27 August, visitors will be treated to a programme of live entertainment across three stages, along with community exhibition areas and village markets. All ticket prices have been frozen and early bird weekend tickets start at #15.00 with day tickets priced at #12.50, available to purchase from 01 May.

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