When the March tickets are SOLD OUT please continue to line the streets and join the back of the Parade. Queuing may be necessary if we have to implement a 'one out, one in' policy.
March, rally and celebration of Dover LGBTQ+ community. Parading through the heart of Dover from Maison Dieu Gardens through to the market square and the Roman Lawn. Music, day entertainment & makers market will be available to enjoy for free.
If you would like to march with us register here first and then on the 26th August, please arrive at the Maison Dieu Gardens from 9am until 10:30am.
The people with entry tickets will receive a FREE priority pass to the Roman Lawn located at the end of the march. Where you can enjoy a line up of entertainment and activities, we will close the event at 4pm.
Our venues have a capacity limit. Please let us know if you have any access requirements. Both La Salle Verte (aka Pride Cafe) and the Roman Lawn will have entertainment throughout the day. If we do not reach full capacity at any point we will let more people in until capacity has been reached so as many people can enjoy the event as possible.
Queuing may be necessary if we have to implement a 'one out, one in' policy.
A WRISTBAND DOES NOT GUARANTEE YOU ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY TO THE VENUES ON THE DAY!
Any under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.
There will be bag searches when entering venues and before the march.
Participants are NOT allowed to bring alcohol into the Roman Lawn or Pride Café.
Any restricted items will be taken from people and disposed of to ensure a safe event. 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.
Special thanks to all of our sponsors and donors -
Main Sponsor - Port of Dover
DOVER PRIDE AFTERPARTY
14+ with a parent or guardian over the age of 18
This is a PAID £5 per person ticket for the Dover Pride After Party.
Date: Saturday 26th of August 2023
Time: 7pm -10pm.
Location: Roman Lawn, Dover.
Miss Di Vour
Janet District Council
Kylie On Show Tribute
People with entry tickets will receive a wristband upon showing their ticket at the Roman Lawn entrance at 7pm.
We will close the after party event at 10pm.
Please let us know if you have any access requirements.
This is a 14+ event but anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying parent or guardian over the age of 18. Please bring a form of photo ID with you. You will be asked for proof of age.
We implement a think 25 policy for this event.
There will be bag searches when entering the venue.
Participants are NOT allowed to bring their own alcohol into the Roman Lawn but there will be a bar serving alcohol for 18+ only.
Any restricted items will be confiscated from people and disposed of to ensure a safe event.
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.
Love Is Love
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!
PRIDE QUIZ NIGHT
Join Dover Pride for an unforgettable fundraising event at the Elephant and Hind on July 27th at 6pm!
Tickets are only £5 per person, and groups of up to 6 people per team are welcome. You can purchase your tickets directly from Elephant and Hind by asking at the bar. It's quick and easy!
As a special treat, each table will receive free nachos to enjoy throughout the evening. Yummy!
There are fantastic prizes for the top three teams, as well as a special prize for the team that comes in last. So, don't worry if you're not a trivia expert—there's still a chance to win something!
And that's not all! There will be a fabulous raffle with exciting prizes up for grabs. You never know, luck might be on your side!
Feeling hungry? Dover Pride has you covered with a delicious offer—enjoy a tempting 10% discount on their mouthwatering burgers. It's the perfect way to refuel during the event.
Mark your calendars, gather your friends, and get ready for an evening filled with laughter, camaraderie, and support for Dover Pride. Don't miss out—get your tickets now and let's make this fundraiser a resounding success!