LGBT+ Pride 2020!
Dates & Prices
IW Pride returns to Ryde on Saturday 18th July 2020.
As an early Christmas present Isle of Wight Pride are launching their early bird tickets for next year’s event. This is offer will only be available until the end of January 2020 or until the allocation of tickets has been achieved, so get in early to avoid disappointment.
Standard tickets give you access to the Party on the Beach and the VIP tickets give access to the VIP area with its own bar and seating to make your experience even more special.
Help us to celebrate the advances that have been made for LGBTQ+ equality and diversity in the UK and raise awareness of those in the community in other countries who are still experiencing prejudice and censor from being their authentic selves.
A day of fun, laughter, music and more will start with a colourful Parade through the streets of Ryde followed by lots of activities in the town itself and the Pride Party on the beach. A great fun and family friendly day.
Why not spend a few days exploring our beautiful island by making a long weekend of it. You will be sure of a warm welcome.
IW Pride is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (No. 1175094). Your support helps us to stage our annual event and to work through the year to deliver our charitable objectives to promote LGBTQ+ equality and support for our community on the island.
Tickets link!! -
What is Pride?
Gay pride or LGBT+ pride is the promotion of the self affirmation, dignity, equality, and increased visibility of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans people as a social group. Pride was made to eradicate the social stigmas of being any of these things. Prides main goal is to spread positivity and acceptance for everyone Regardless of labels.
Hovertravel is pleased to support Isle of Wight Pride with the objective to raise public awareness about the issues and difficulties affecting the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (LGBT+); to cultivate a sentiment in favour of equality and diversity and in particular, through celebrating the diversity of the LGBT+ community and to stage an annual LGBT+ festival and smaller events throughout the year to further these causes.
- Saturday - 12:00 (Mid-day) - 21:00
Take the Hovercraft from Southsea to Ryde, turn right when you get off and you're there!