Darlington Pride 2022

Monday 08 August 2022, 11:00AM
- Sunday 14 August 2022, 07:00PM
Venue: Market Square

Darlington Pride is returning for it's annual celebration for 2022.

This is a week-long celebration for everyone to enjoy of Darlington’s LGBT+ community and there will be lots of amazing events for you to attend.

Darlington Pride Weekender events guide [pdf document]

MonGay Pride

Mon 8 August - 5pm - late

Darlington’s long established Gay Pride night in locals bars and pubs, including special guests and drag show performances.

Held in Blackwellgate and town centre venues.

Find out more on our Facebook page [externa link]

Pushpop Pride 2022

Mon 8 August - 9pm - late

At Harvey's Late Bar. Rupaul's Drag Race UK winner Kitty Scott Claus, with support from DJ Dan Middleton and Roxie Trix.

Early Bird tickets available for £5 from Dr. inks, £6 entry on the door.

£25 meet and greet photo package availble!

Pride Crafts

Tues 9 August & Thurs 11 August - 2pm – 5pm

Pride crafts in the Market Square – make an accessory to bring along to the march.

Opening the Closet Doors

Thurs 11 August - 7:30pm

Screening of Opening the Closet Doors at the Darlington Hippodrome.

A brand new film made by local LGBTQ+ people in response to the LGBTQ+ themes, histories, stories and inspirations contained in the Darlington Hippodrome archive.

Find out more on the Darlington Hippodrome website [external link]

The Greatest Showman Singalong on the Big Screen

Fri 12 August - 6:30pm

Join us in the Market Square for a screening of the The Greatest Showman!

Pride Festival

Sat 13 August - 12noon - 6pm

Celebrating our LGBTQI+ community in the Market Square with live music, main stage, screen, information stalls, speeches, dance performances, kids activities, street theatre and more.

The Pride March will leave the Market Square at 12noon, head up through Horsemarket, on to High Row, then loop around Bondgate, Skinnergate and Blackwellgate.

Find out more on our Facebook page [external link]

Freddie Mercury Tribute

Sat 13 August -  6:30pm - late

Pride after party at The Woolen Mill.

Avalon Pride After Party

Sat 13 August - 6pm - 1am

With Steve Xcite at Avalon Bar and Terrace.

Caitlin Morrow

Sat 13 August - 7pm

Singer Caitlin Morrow performing at Dr. inks.

Pride Picnic

Sun 14 August - 12noon - 3pm

A Pride Picnic and Rainbow Trail for families in South Park.

Relaxed entertainment and kids activities.

For act announcements or to find out more, please vist our Facebook page [external link]

All sponsored by HC-One and Cummins.

RT @daniel_collings: Happy Darlington Pride #Pride2022 @kittyscottclaus @smashbyofficial @lovedarlouk https://t.co/mWA9tk84yC
08 August 2022 @10:36
🌈 Darlington Gay Pride kicks off today (Monday 8th August) with events at Darlington town centre bars including a variety of live performances, special guests, cabaret and parties 🎤 The celebrations begin at 5pm on the Pride Community Stage at Blackwellgate #LoveDarlo https://t.co/gwrypuGidM
08 August 2022 @09:00
If you’re out and about today for the 10k, here’s a summer trail for the little ones. There are SIX prizes and each prize gets ONE family swim, ONE family bowling, ONE family cinema voucher for £25 and a squish a boo toy. Find the clues and collect stickers/stamps on journey. https://t.co/RYQ0LxcsRt }
07 August 2022 @07:57
RT @QuakersRC: Good luck to everyone running the @lovedarlouk Darlington 10k on Sunday. Run well, run safe and enjoy yourselves. #darl…
07 August 2022 @07:26