Dublin LGBTQ+ Pride’s first ever Winter Pride festival, focusing on physical & mental health and well-being in the LGBTQ+ community, will take place from 25th November – 1st December this year! The festival will include musical events, discussion panels, workshops and a Community Day on Saturday, 30th November.
Winter Pride is a new festival brought to you by Dublin LGBTQ+ Pride to bring the community together, reconnect friends and showcase all the resources and supports available at a time when people often need them the most.
Dublin LGBTQ+ Pride has created the webpage www.winterpride.ie so you can easily keep up-to-date with all the Winter Pride events and information over the next month. The Community Day is free to all who would like to attend, but if you are interested please ensure to book your free ticket to secure your place.
You can find an Agenda for Winter Pride below.
Monday November 25th – 50 Years of Pride – “Songs & Stories”
Hosted by The Queen of Ireland, Panti Bliss, sit back in the impressive surroundings of The National Concert Hall on Earlsfort Terrace and enjoy a journey through 50 years of gay anthems and LGBT+ stories with a special guest cast including: The Queen Mother – Mr Pussy (Alan Amsby), Gloria, Paul Harrington, Veda featuring Lady K, Sparkle, Brew, Phil T Gorgeous, Bunny, David Gough and more to be announced.
8.00pm, National Concert Hall, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2. Tickets €25
Tuesday November 26th – LGBT+ Seniors Day
Afternoon Tea with the Lord Mayor, a tour through the National Gallery and maybe a gin & tonic or hot port afterwards, this is a day dedicated LGBT+ Seniors in the community. If you’d like to be included or know someone that should be invited please contact email@example.com
Friday November 29th – Pride in the Workplace
The must attend event for all companies planning to take part in Dublin Pride 2020. This is a full day training course and networking opportunity aimed at HR and CSR professionals from corporate, statutory and NGO backgrounds.
Location: The Convention Centre Dublin Time: 9.30am to 5.00pm
Saturday November 30th – Pride Community Day
Dublin LGBTQ+ Pride has taken over the Wicklow floor in The Convention Centre and are queering the space for the day to create the biggest ever LGBTQ+ support and services exhibition.
There will be stands from a variety of LGBTQ+ suport and social groups, so if you’re interested in volunteering, joining a sports or social group or you’d like to know more about your community come on down. There will also be a schedule of workshops, panel discussions and talks scheduled throughout the day.
Location: The Convention Centre Dublin Time: 10.00am to 6.00pm
This is a free event, however a donation for some of the talks or workshops may apply. To book your free ticket click here. Full details of workshops and talks will be listed in the coming days. If your community group would like to get involved contact firstname.lastname@example.org