Pride WA Parade

Fringe World: 17 January – 16 February 2025**
Fringe World is the largest annual event in Western Australia and the third-largest Fringe in the world. With more than 2,500 artists participating in 500+ events, the festival features everything from theatre, comedy, cabaret, circus and more in venues all over Perth and Regional WA.

Perth Festival: February – March 2025** (dates to be confirmed)
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: February – March 2025 (dates to be confirmed)
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 2025 (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.

Perth Comedy Festival: April – May 2025** (dates to be confirmed)
The Perth Comedy Festival is Perth’s biggest annual comedy event. The Festival program features performances from the finest Australian acts, the biggest international stars and the most promising emerging talent offering up everything from stand up to sketch, satire, impro, musical, absurdist, theatre, magic and kids comedy.

Pilbara Pride: 16 – 22 June 2024
Immerse yourself in a week-long extravaganza filled with captivating entertainment and enriching cultural experiences against the breath-taking backdrop of Port Hedland. Embrace the spirit of unity and inclusivity at the Rainbow Family Day, where families of all compositions come together for fun and connection.

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: 15 – 23 November 2024
PrideFEST is WA’s largest celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community. Taking place throughout the month of November, PrideFEST is a series of sports, arts and cultural events and activations, including the historic Pride Parade through Northbridge and the LGBTQIA+ community Fairday.

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.

PrideFEST Fairday: Saturday 17 November 2024
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.

PrideFEST Parade: Saturday 23 November 2024
The PrideFEST Parade in Perth is the flagship event on the PrideFEST calendar. Whether you’re a participant or spectator, the PrideFEST 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: 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