The Cape Town Pride 2019, produced by OUTReach Africa, will be happening from the 22nd February to the 3rd March 2019.
This year they are proud to announce that they have a spanking new logo with a fresh new website and the theme for this year is “I am Me. No Excuses. No Regrets.” The Pride is partnering up with Cape Town Carnival who will be lending some of their costumes to add extra fabulosity to the parade on the day of the event. The festival includes a variety of events such as drag shows, book launches, sporting events, film shows, poetry reading, and art exhibitions.
The Pride officially kicks off on Saturday 23rd February 2019 with three very popular events taking place. The legendary Cozy Pool Party – Pride Edition, The Kasi Pre- Pride Party in Gugulethu taking place in the afternoon, then The Mr and Miss Cape Town Pride Pageant taking place at the Joseph Stone Auditorium (Athlone) in the evening.
The Main Event which is the highlight of the Queer Calendar is the Pride March taking place on Saturday 2nd March 2019 at the Gallows Hill Traffic Department in Green Point at 12 pm.
The Pride Mardi Gras will take place after the Pride March at Reddam Field located in the Green Point Park with a variety of entertainment on stage to enjoy such as some of the best drag acts, live bands and singers which the Mother City has to offer. Tickets can be purchased on Quicket in advance.