Headed to Austin for Pride? There's no shortage of festivities planned this year. You're in for a weekend of creativity, solidarity, diversity and community. Whether you're here for a day or here for the weekend, the Insider Blog has you covered with the hottest events around town. Don't miss this year's festivities, set for August 10, 2019.
PRIDE Parade. Courtesy of Austin PRIDE.
Austin PRIDE Festival
This is the biggest LGBTQ advocacy event of the year, bringing together local and national organizations, live music and entertainers, family-friendly fun and more. Details to be announced soon.
Austin PRIDE Parade
Join Austinites as they take to the streets to celebrate pride and equality. The annual parade begins at the Texas State Capitol, runs down Congress Avenue and concludes in the Warehouse District. Austinites, students, local organizations, visitors, allies, live performers, celebrities, floats and more will create a spectacle unmatched by any other local event. This is the best way to conclude a week of celebrations so head downtown early to get a prime spot for viewing! Details to be announced soon.
OUT at the Movie
The annual Pride movie night brings together a few of Austin's favorite things: food trucks, film and fashion (oh, and it's free!). Bring lawn chairs or a picnic blanket for this outdoor screening at the ZACH Theatre. Details to be announced soon.
Back Porch Bingo
Official Pride bingo is hosted by LGBTQ well-loved, local Austin queens. Bingo is free to play and expect food and drink specials, plus plenty of prizes. Be sure to enter the raffle benefiting Austin Pride. Details to be announced soon.
Official Womxn's Party
Don't miss the official Pride Womxn's Party, hosted by Lesbutante and the Boss. Join this annual celebration of womxn in a safe and inclusive space, enjoy a cash bar and music from local and international DJs. Details to be announced soon.
The events above are only a selection of those going on around town - see our Event Calendar for more happenings and check out our LGBTQ section and 2-day LGBTQ Itinerary for more ways to experience the best of Austin!