LGBTQ – Gay Pride Events

Calendar of LGBTQ or Gay Pride Events/Festivals/Parades in North Carolina and South Carolina
(and a couple just across our state lines)

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Pride Festivals in the Carolinas

…and border cities within Georgia near the state line

State - CityEvent / WebsiteSocial LinkAttendance EstimatesNext Pride Event -
NC, AshevilleBlue Ridge PrideFacebook10,000+ (2018)2019
NC, BurlingtonAlamance PrideFacebook3,000+ (2017)2019
NC, CharlotteCharlotte Pride Festival & ParadeFacebook165,000+ (2018)2019, August 17-18
NC, CharlotteCharlotte Black Gay PrideFacebook17,000+ (2018)2019
NC, CharlotteCharlotte Latin PrideFacebook500+2019, August
NC, DurhamOrgullo Latinx - Latinx PrideFacebookData Unavailable2019
NC, DurhamPride DurhamData Unavailable2019
NC, Elizabeth CityNENC PridefestFacebook500+2019
NC, FayettevilleFayetteville Pride FestFacebook500+2019
NC, GastoniaGaston PrideFacebook500+2019
NC, GreensboroGreensboro PrideFacebook8,000+ (2017)2019
NC, HickoryCatawba Valley PrideFacebook500+2019
NC, Nags HeadOBX (Outer Banks) PrideFestFacebook500+2019, September 13-15
NC, PinehurstSandhills PrideFacebookData Unavailable2019
NC, RaleighNC Pride at NightFacebookData Unavailable2019
NC, RaleighOut! RaleighFacebook61,000+ (2018)2019, May 4
NC, SalisburySalisbury PrideFacebook7,000+ (2018)2019
NC, WilmingtonPort City PrideFacebook500+2019
NC, Winston SalemPride Winston SalemFacebook28,000+ (2018)2019
SC, CharlestonCharleston PrideFacebook18,000+ (2018)2019
SC, ColumbiaSouth Carolina Black PrideFacebook500+2019
SC, ColumbiaFamously Hot South Carolina PrideFacebook75,000+ (2017)2019
SC, Myrtle BeachGrand Strand Pride Expo & GalaFacebook500+2019
SC, SpartanburgUpstate PrideFacebook1,000+ (2017)2019
GA, AugustaAugusta Pride (includes North Augusta/Aiken SC areas)Facebook14,000+ (2018)2019, June 21-22
GA, SavannahSavannah PrideFacebook10,000+ (2017)2019