Pride: Durham, NC

Register today!

Pride: Durham, NC is returning to Duke's East Campus for the parade and festival. The concert will take place at Durham Central Park later that evening. The registration links for the parade (11 am - 1 PM) and festival (12-4 PM) are live!

Please note: If you are a business entity, you will need to also select the appropriate surcharge for your registration. Parade and festival registration are completely separate. If you have questions, email [email protected]

Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors

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Lavender

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Pride

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Creating and Facilitating Community

Pride: Durham, NC serves as the annual celebration of community, family, pride, and activism in Durham and across the state. Durham being the home to progressive politics and true inclusion is the perfect location to celebrate your identities. Located in the state famous for "THE Bathroom Bill," HB2, Durham is also where activists have shaped history through radical acts and intelligent collaboration between key community members.

Pride: Durham, NC brings love and activism back to the forefront of Pride as a way to drive stronger connections and further growth and success in a tumultuous political climate. All people with love in their hearts and progress fueling them are welcome at Pride: Durham, NC.

 

Our History

With more community input and intergenerational guidance, Pride: Durham, NC is the location for members of the LGBTQ community in Durham and beyond to celebrate and rejuvenate their spirits. Please read more about the history of NC Pride (from the NC Pride Archives) and Pride: Durham, NC.

“Somebody, your father or mine, should have told us that not many people have ever died of love. But multitudes have perished, and are perishing every hour—and in the oddest places!—for the lack of it.”

James Baldwin