A Summer of Love

Publish Date: 15/04/2013

A snapshot of events from around the North West this summer. Have we missed anything? Feel free to comment on the article.

Manchester Day Parade, Saturday 2nd June


The LGF will be taking part in the fourth annual Manchester Day Parade which has a theme of ‘Wish You Were Here’. www.themanchesterdayparade.co.uk

Blackpool Pride, 8/9th June

2013 sees this family-friendly free event move to the Winter Gardens as a two-day indoor festival. www.blackpoolpridefest.com or email tim.allan@blackpoolpridefest.com

Oldham Pride - Saturday 27th July.

There will be a series of creative workshops in the run up to the main event with the theme ‘One World, One Heart, One Pride’. Email oldhamlgbtevents@hotmail.co.ukor visit Oldham Pride facebook page.

Peel Park Picnic Salford, Sunday 28th July

A family friendly event in the centre of Peel Park for Salford’s LGBT community. For updates checkout facebook, twitter and see: www.peelparkpinkpicnic.org.uk

Sparkle – 12 – 14th July

The National Transgender Celebration will take place in Manchester’s LGB&T Village and is open to everyone who sees themselves as Trans and their friends and families. More at: www.sparkle.org.uk

Liverpool Pride, Saturday 3rd August

This free event, with the theme of ‘Superheroes’ are looking for volunteers who help make the event happen and keep it free. www.liverpoolpride.co.uk/volunteer