With Croydon Pridefest, Screen 25 are showing this new film in which The lives of AIDS activists in early 90s Paris are boldly re-imagined. This is a heart-wrenching drama . Tickets priced at £8.50 each, may be booked online at www.screen25.com/whats-on . Use the promo code ACTUP to obtain a £1.00 discount.
Quality live entertainment, including Soul Diva Angie Brown, grand raffle and a DJ to get us all in a dancing mood. In aid of Metrocharity (which runs The Bridge, Croydon's support group for young LGBT people) and Croydon Pride Trust,
Came and join CAGS and other LGBT groups in the parade (gathering 12:15 in Poplar Walk / North End), and then on to the festival in the Queen's Gardens, for stalls and entertainment. There will be a CAGS stall, also showcasing other local groups.
The first Croydon Pride for many years was held on the 28th of August, with a parade through the town centre and a festival in Surrey Street.
Cabaret headlined by Mark Bunyan and Peter Scott-Presland, to include Rainbow Singers Across Borders and a variety of Pride's Got Talent performers. Free.
A very fine bio-pic by Rosa von Praunheim about the German gay rights pioneer Magnus Hirschfeld. The film will be introduced by Peter Tatchell. Free.
There is a display in the foyer of Croydon Clocktower featuring local LGBT groups.
Croydon PrideFest was celebrated on 28 August 2016 with a parade through Croydon Town Centre, and a festival with entertainment and stalls in Surrey Street.