The goal of Lethbridge Pride Fest is to organize and provide an annual gay pride festival and to promote events to citizens of Southern Alberta, as well as to promote LGBTTQQIA pride and equality throughout Southern Alberta through the pride festival.
In an effort to eliminate violence experienced by members of the LGBTQ+ community, Lethbridge Pride Fest has mandated that all vendors in Pride in the Park (June 23) an all community program partners MUST complete OUTreach Southern Alberta Society's Queer 101 Training or an equivalent training.
To help meet this requirement, 2 sessions will be provided free of charge by Lethbridge Pride Fest.
SESSION #1 - Saturday, June 2 (Crossings Branch Public Library - 255 Britannia Blvd. W.) 2:00 p.m.
SESSION #2 - Monday, June 4 (Lethbridge Public Library - 810 5 Ave. S.) 7:00 p.m.
Parade participants are not required to attend, but welcome.
Lethbridge Pride Fest is excited to announce that nominations for this year’s Pride Awards are now open!
Every year Pride hosts an awards night to highlight those who go above and beyond.
Categories this year are as follows: Academic Excellence, Arts and Culture, Business and Service, Non-profit Community Organizations, Teen Leadership, Young Adult Leadership, Community Development and Legacy.
If you have anyone in mind who you think deserves one of the above awards feel free to nominate them.
For more information follow the link below to find the Pride Guide! Descriptions and Nomination Forms are found on pages 8 and 9.
We are thankful for the continued support within our community and are looking forward to celebrating the amazing people and organizations that make Pride possible.
Please submit your nominations by May 14th 2018 and contact the Lethbridge Pride Board with any questions and concerns.
Lethbridge Pride Fest Society is always looking for new ways to grow the calendar of events during Lethbridge Pride Fest 2018 and help celebrate the diversity of the LGBTQ+ community. If you have an idea for an event, we would love to hear from you! The Program Partnership Agreement can in found on....
Lethbridge Pride Fest was honored to be nominated for the Celebrate Downtown 'From the Heart' award! Congratulations to all the nominees and winners tonight, and let's keep making our city as incredible as possible.