Fringe World: 19 January – 18 February 2024**
Fringe World is the largest annual event in Western Australia and the third-largest Fringe in the world. During the 2023 Festival, over 2,500 artists participated in 500+ events throughout the season in everything from theatre, comedy, cabaret, circus and more in venues all over Perth and Regional WA.
Perth Festival: 9 February – 3 March 2024**
Perth Festival is a not-for-profit multi-arts festival that brings world class performance, music, film, visual arts and literary events to Perth, Western Australia, every summer. The Festival has seeded and cultivated decades of cultural growth through commissioning major new works and engaging diverse audiences.
Albany Pride: 22 February – 4 March 2024
Albany Pride Festival is one of Western Australia’s biggest regional Pride Festivals, bringing together the Queer and Allied community from Albany/Kinjarling and beyond. No matter where you are, we want you to come down to Albany and see what our glorious little city has to offer: we may be able to boast some of WA’s most spectacular views, but we reckon we can also boast a fabulous Queer community that is looking forward to showing the state what we have to offer.
Broome Pride: February / March 2024 (dates to be confirmed)
Broome Pride was created to encourage and produce community events that promote social inclusion for all LGBT+ as well as their family and friends in the Kimberley and surrounding Region.
Goldfields Pride: October – November 2024 (dates to be confirmed)
We’re a queer led community organisation supporting the LGBTQIA+ community with resources; advocacy; work with local businesses; and inclusive events, to ensure the Goldfields is a safe and welcoming place for LGBTQIA+ folks.
PrideFEST: 3 – 27 November 2023
PrideFEST is Western Australia’s ultimate celebration of all things queer – and a state-wide celebration of the LGBTQI+ community: our history, our presence and our future. Pride WA encourages the LGBTQI+ community and the broader WA community to come out in force and show its support for the groups, performers, community and its events during PrideFEST.
Trans-Tasman Badminton Tournament: November 2024 (date to be confirmed)
Ready to witness a sporting spectacle that celebrates diversity? Queer Badminton WA and the Western Swifts is excited to announce the Trans-Tasman Badminton Tournament – the grandest queer badminton event in the Southern Hemisphere.
Perth Pride Fairday: November 2024 (date to be confirmed)
A fun and friendly day outdoors for all the family at Hyde Park. Fairday boasts a variety of market stalls, food and drinks on the green with entertainment from some of the best performers within Western Australia’s LGBTQI+ community.
Perth Pride Parade: Saturday 25 November 2023
The Perth Pride Parade is the flagship event on the PrideFEST calendar. Whether you’re a participant or spectator, the Pride Parade is guaranteed to bring thousands to the streets in a rainbow sea of colour, celebration and happiness.
If your festival or event is not listed above, and you would like to submit for consideration, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Your festival or event must be not-for-profit and primarily coordinated by those who identify as LGBTIQ. (Events organised by individuals or commercial entities will not be considered)
Image: Pride WA Parade
Note: ** festival contains significant LGBTIQ content