So now is the time again to march, rally and give celebration of Dover’s LGBTQ+ community. Parading through the heart of Dover on 26th Aug 2023. There will be music, entertainment and a market space to enjoy.
Dover Pride is an event for the whole community, it is a series of events to raise awareness, support, self-worth, respect, courage and visibility; to reflect on the history, politics and resilience of the LGBTQ+ community.
Social Media Superstars Matthew and Ryan are coming to Dover to celebrate Pride Month!
Dover Pride are proud to be hosting Matthew and Ryan for a special pride month book launch on Friday 9th of June to celebrate the launch of their new book Love Is Love!
The book is a friendly and practical guidebook to coming out for young LGBTQ+ people. Packed with bite-size entries, tips and advice on everything from working through some of the confusing feelings you might have, looking after your mental health, finding your tribe and feeling confident in your own skin, Matthew and Ryan have created the guidebook they wish they’d been given when they were younger.
Love Is Love will help you navigate your journey through the rainbow and show you how to be proud to be authentically YOU!
Perry O’Bree will be hosting the in conversation followed by an audience Q&A and meet and greet and signing with Matthew and Ryan. A book is included with each ticket and there will be further copies available at the event and afterwards via The Folkestone Bookshop.
Funds will be split between Dover Pride and Future Foundry. Future Foundry is a Dover-based organisation that encourages diversity, innovation and talent by removing barriers to progression for young people in the creative industries.
Date: Friday 9th of June
Location: Biggin Hall, Biggin Street, Dover, CT161BD