Gather in the Market Place from 11.30am and after a launch by the Town’s Mayor, at 12pm we will STRUTT down to the Memorial Gardens.
There will be a cafe in Number 28 as well as information, health, safety and well-being stalls - along side the rainbow fire engine from Derbyshire Fire and Rescue.
Down in the Memorial Gardens there will be a huge family activity space with story tellers, Twisting Tots, Boom magazine Bubbles and much more.
There is a live acoustic Rainbow Stage, sponsored by Derbyshire Fire and Rescue, with acts from 12-7pm. There will be food, drink and craft stalls and a great atmosphere! The Love Belper Independent shops will be decorating their windows with a rainbow theme.
PRIDE the Movie is being shown at the Ritz Cinema at 5.30pm with an introduction and post Q and A session from Dai Donovan!
Look out for loads of evening live acts and entertainment throughout the town during the evening.
This event is an inclusive event that doesn’t seek to highlight difference, but to celebrate the wonderful rich diversity within the town of Belper.
Know that however you identify, if you want to celebrate with us, you will be welcome at Pride in Belper!
If you haven't seen our Pride 'labels' video before, click the pic.
Help comes in many forms.. you may want to volunteer and help out on the day. Sponsorship goes a long way to helping us develop Pride in our town. You may just want to donate a small amount to help us build a bigger and better event. Every little helps and you can find more information on our crowdfunding page.
Even small amounts really do help us build the festival. You might consider purchasing one of our special Pride in Belper wristbands and our Pride Guide for £2
We work to ensure equal rights and representation for every person of diverse sexual and gender identities.
We whole heartedly invite you to come together to celebrate with us.
We want people to know they are not alone.
We want to create a space in Belper for people to express who they truly are.
We want to help bring issues to light, help build understanding, challenge convention, and effect change.