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Pride Charlotte ramps up 2012 festivities with second annual Gay Splash Day on June 16

For the second year, Pride Charlotte has teamed up with the U.S. National Whitewater Center to present Gay Splash Day, on Saturday, June 16, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Join community members for a day of whitewater fun in the … Continue reading

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Chart-topping Hip-Hop recording artist Trina to headline 2012 Pride Charlotte Festival

Trina to perform for the masses in Uptown Charlotte on Aug. 25, 2012 Award-winning, chart-topping Hip-Hop recording artist Trina will headline this year’s 2012 Pride Charlotte Festival in Uptown Charlotte, Aug. 25-26, 2012, organizers announced on March 7. Trina, known … Continue reading

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Letter to the Editor: Thanks to Pride Charlotte

Pride Charlotte got a shout out and a thank you in The Charlotte Observer‘s letters to the editor on Wednesday. Just as they say they appreciated our efforts to curb our noise during their family funeral, we are just as … Continue reading

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Observer: Pride Festival, out in the open

The Charlotte Observer published a phenomenal write-up on our wonderfully successful, record-setting Pride Charlotte yesterday. The news report, by writer Meghan Cooke, appears online and in the paper’s print edition today. Read a bit below and then hop over to … Continue reading

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Q&A: Meet Su Cummings

As we did before our festival was a smashing success (!!!), we’re continuing our special Q&A series taking just a few moments to introduce you to some of the volunteer committee members who work to plan, coordinate and present the … Continue reading

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Earthquakes and hurricanes won’t stop Pride Charlotte!

Boy, oh, boy! What is happening? An impending hurricane and an earthquake? Oh, no worries here. The latest projections for Hurricane Irene shows little-to-no chance of seriously affecting the Charlotte area. In fact, it’s projection has increasingly been shifted eastward … Continue reading

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Q&A: Meet Jonathan Hill

We’re just five days away from the Pride Charlotte Festival! And, we’re continuing our special Q&A series taking just a few moments to introduce you to some of the volunteer committee members who work to plan, coordinate and present the … Continue reading

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Pride Charlotte special: 2-for-1 admission at the Mint and Bechtler

Pride Charlotte Week is on and the count down to the annual Pride Charlotte Festival on Aug. 27 keeps ticking. As a part of our festivities this year, we’ve partnered with the Mint Museum Uptown and Bechtler Museum of Modern … Continue reading

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Q&A: Meet Craig Snider

We’re continuing our special Q&A series today, taking just a few moments this week and carrying through Pride Charlotte Week to to introduce you to some of the volunteer committee members who work to plan, coordinate and present the The … Continue reading

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As Pride Charlotte Week begins, local faith leaders speak out for affirmation

The LGBT Community Center of Charlotte kicks off their Pride Charlotte Week today. The 10-day slate of events culminates on Aug. 27, with the annual Pride Charlotte Festival in Uptown. Tonight, the Center hosts the opening of their newest art … Continue reading

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