Darwin Pride Festival

18-20 SEPTEMBER 2020

We’re celebrating all things Pride in 2020 with the first Rainbow festival in Australia since the COVID pandemic say events all over the world cancelled. We’re coming together from all corners of Darwin’s community to celebrate our love, our diverstity, our community and the fact that we can come together to celebrate at all.

Starting on Friday 18th we’ll launch in to the program at Smith Street Social with the Launch Party and Cabaret. Saturday 19th is our big Community Day at the Darwin Waterfront full of fun, shows, forums and the famous “Camp Dogs.” Saturday evening we’ll be dining under the stars at Admiralty House and partying on at Throb afterwards.

Sunday, it’s the SOLD OUT Love Boat 2020 sailing off on Darwin Harbour before returning to shore for a Pool Party at the Cav.

We can’t wait to celebrate with you!

FRIDAY 18TH SEPT, 6PM

DARWIN PRIDE 2020 LAUNCH EVENT

Darwin Pride welcomes you to the launch event of the 2020 Darwin Pride Festival Program ❤️

Join us and the Rainbow community for the Official launch of this years Festival with cocktails & canapes at Smith Street Social. The night will include a ‘Welcome to Country’ and performances by some of Darwin’s finest LGBTQIA+ performers and friends.

Joined by government members, media and our fabulous Top End community we are so excited to kick start 3 days of wonderful events with you all!
❤️🧡💛💚💙💜
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Venue: Smith Street Social, Corner Smith & Bennett Streets, Darwin.
Price: Free! All welcome
Proudly supported by Darwin Production Services, City of Darwin, The Cav Darwin, Throb Nightclub, Smith Street Social and entertainers.

FRIDAY 18 SEPT, 8PM

DARWIN PRIDE CABARET

Get your sequins and rainbow feathers ready for a fabulous night of extraordinary entertainment!

Featuring fabulous Rainbow artists from around the cosmos!
This is one night on the Pride Calendar not to be missed!
Time: 8pm to 10pm
Venue: Upstairs Smith Street Social
Price: from $50
Limited tickets available | Get in quick with this one!

Supported by Activate Darwin, Darwin Pride, Party Passport, Drag Territory, Darwin Production Services, City of Darwin, The Cav Darwin, Throb Nightclub, Smith Street Social and wonderful volunteers & entertainers.
This is one night on the Pride Calendar not to be missed!

FRIDAY 18 SEPT, 11PM

CLUB PRIDE PART 1 AT THROB

Party with the LGBTIQA+ community and all our friends on Night 1 of Pride.

Throb are throwing open the doors for a Club Pride Party with fabulous shows and Darwin’s best dance club music.

Throb – where you’re free to be!

SATURDAY 19 SEPT, 10AM-4PM

COMMUNITY PRIDE RAINBOW DAY
AT DARWIN WATERFRONT

Pride takes over Darwin! ❤️💛💚💙💜

Come along and celebrate Darwin Pride for Community Rainbow Day as we take over the city of Darwin for a fabulous day of rainbows, inclusivity and diversity.
Enjoy non stop entertainment with live shows, music by local musicians, performances and DJs. Full stage program announced soon.
Fun for the whole Family! Kids face painting, food stalls, craft stalls, Kids arts & crafts, community stalls and so much more!

Hosted by the fabulous Lisa Pellagrino! 🏳️‍🌈
Bring the whole family along as we celebrate as one in a spectacular day of wonderful all-inclusive fun. FREE EVENT.

Time: 10am to 4pm
Venue: Darwin Waterfront Parkland
Price: Free!

Supported by Activate Darwin, Darwin Pride, Party Passport, Drag Territory, Darwin Production Services, City of Darwin, The Cav Darwin, Throb Nightclub, Smith Street Social and wonderful volunteers & entertainers.

SATURDAY 19 SEPT, 7PM

DINE WITH PRIDE

An elegant evening of dining in the gardens of newly renovated Admiralty House 🍸🍴

Enjoy a four-course meal under the stars in the iconic Char restaurant on Darwin Esplanade.

Including Canapés on arrival
Entrée
Main Course
Dessert

Match your meal with fine wines with generous pours.

A cash bar is also available.

We are pleased to announce that Darwin Pride has been given unique permission to provide fabulous live entertainment on the terrace with shows and the whole event hosted by a glamorous local identity.

Wonderful auction prizes available with all proceeds going directly to Darwin Pride.

Don’t miss this amazing one-off experience to dine with Pride at this inaugural event.

Please contact the venue directly for special dietary requirements and specific seating requests on
💌 GM@admiraltyhouse.com.au.

SATURDAY 19 SEPT, 11PM

CLUB PRIDE PART 2 AT THROB

Keep the party going with the LGBTIQA+ community and all our friends on Night 2 of Pride.

Throb are back again and once again you’ll be celebrating Pride with fabulous shows and Darwin’s best dance club music.

Throb – where you’re free to be!

SUNDAY 20 SEPT, 12.30 – 3.30PM

THE LOVE BOAT 2020

SOLD OUT!

 

One of the Darwin Pride Festivals favorite all time events IS BACK! 3 Levels of FABULOUS nautical delights!

All ABOARD… The LOVE BOAT 2020 ⚓️🌈

Set sail on the Darwin high seas, the Love Boat is back by popular demand. DJ’s, Karaoke, Drag Shows plus much much more! Amazing prizes for best dressed! AHOY!

Boarding Pass Includes: ⚓️
* First Class Cruising Champagne on arrival
* Fabulous tunes with Darwin’s finest DJ Rica G
* Camp Karaoke on the lower deck
* Spectacular Drag shows on the middle & upper deck
* More fun than Neptune can handle!

DRESS CODE: FABULOUS! 🌈
Time: 12.30pm to 3.30pm
Boarding 12.30pm sharp!
Venue: Stokes Hill Wharf Darwin Harbour
Price: from $45

PLUS >>> Grab a FREE BUS from the wharf into The Cavenagh Hotel for the Darwin Pride Pool Party.

Don’t be left on the dock dilly-dallying. This event will sell out, don’t miss out! Get your tickets today. All aboard!

Supported by Darwin Pride, Party Passport, Drag Territory, Darwin Production Services, The Cav Darwin, Throb Nightclub, Smith Street Social and wonderful volunteers & entertainers.

SUNDAY 20 SEPT, 4 – 7PM

DARWIN PRIDE POOL PARTY

Relax, unwind and celebrate among our rainbow community poolside! 🍹☀️💦

Flowing cocktails, drag shows and live entertainment, join us as we celebrate the final event of the 2020 Darwin Pride Festival!

Dress code = POOLSIDE FABULOUS ✨
Time: 4pm to 7pm
Venue: The Cav Hotel
Price: Free

Attending The Love Boat? Catch the FREE bus from Stokes Hill Wharf straight to The Cav Hotel!