Find a 2021 Event

Find a 2021 Event

Auckland Pride 2021 Major Events

The Auckland Pride Festival 2021 opens with the dawn blessing, acknowledging mana whenua and our takatāpui whānau. As the very first event of a month-long programme, Tuwheratanga offers a chance to open the space for…
Pride Gala
Following a sell out show in 2020, the Pride Gala returns for more queer splendour; returning to Q’s Rangatira to bring you an incredible lineup of Tāmaki’s queer talent hosted by Queer Icons Chlöe Swarbrick…
samesame but different is the only LGBTQI+ literary festival of it's kind in Aotearoa, and indeed Australasia. We provide a space to celebrate and uplift queer literature and writers.
The Ending HIV Big Gay Out is New Zealand’s largest and most fabulous family-friendly Rainbow Community event and part of the Auckland Pride Festival. Each year it attracts more than 10,000 gorgeous LGBTIQ+ people, their…
Auckland Council is supporting the 2021 Auckland Pride Festival by transforming our arts, community and events venues into Proud Centres and hosting a series of diverse, inclusive and FREE events across Tāmaki Makaurau. From Festival…
The House of IMAN presents their first ever and highly anticipated Vogue Ball, IMAN BALL February 19 House of Iman are bringing you Fashion, Femme Queens, Butch Queens, 5 Striking Categories, Spins & Dips and…
Karanga Atu, Karanga mai. Auckland Pride are calling our communities together.  We invite our rainbow communities to join us as we march through the streets of Central Auckland once more joining our voices together and…
The 2021 Festival Party brings together some of Aotearoa’s finest queer acts into one evening of celebratory splendour hosted by Hugo Grrrl and Miss Geena! As the Auckland Pride March comes to an end, join…

Pride Programme Highlights

3.30pm “Inky Pinky Ponky” (NEW RELEASE) When the new kid at St Valentine High turns out to be fabulous fakaleiti Lisa, her classmates are quick to judge. But Lisa doesn’t bat an eye until First…
HEtheyShe is a series of death and rebirths that on life’s path navigated me towards the self love and fulfilment that accompanies following your own instinctual path despite taking a path misunderstood by most. When…
Ever wondered what it would be like to go as your authentic self to a prom? Have you ever wanted to go in drag or a suit instead of a Dress ??? Now here’s your…
REGISTER now to take part in a showcase of drag talent and creativity. A Drag King or a Queen who have been waiting to unveil themselves will slay the runway. With workshops and makeup tutorials…
Experience the creative process of Aotearoa’s leading Māori dance company, working live onsite in the Gallery.
China Pride Festival
February is Auckland Pride Month and Chinese New Year Month – it’s the perfect time for China Pride NZ to share our voice representing Chinese Rainbow Communities! Join China Pride on the third weekend of…
Over My Dead Body: UNINVITED
A flat-warming party on the eve of World AIDS Day. When 3 uninvited guests turn up, the party takes a turn for the worst. But as these strangers drag the skeletons out of the closet,…
SUPREME Ball 2.0
After a sickening SUPREME Ball at the Wintergardens, COVEN-CARANGI is back for SUPREME 2.0 at the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.

Coming Up

3x3: A spoken word showcase
Scratch Fest
Rūrangi The Movie: Rainbow Carpet Tour
Rolemodels: Future and Present
Online Event
Retro Hero Exhibition by Chas Foxall
Let Me Be Perfectly Queer
Reflections of Pride
Dressing Aotearoa Now

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