Join in Pride WA’s annual PrideFEST celebration with a series of free events taking place in Margaret River. From a roller disco and performance make-up workshop to a momentous flag raising ceremony, we’re celebrating diversity and inclusion in our community.
Pride Flag Raising Ceremony and Breakfast
Thursday 2 November, 8am-9am, outside the Shire Administration Building (all ages, free event).
Join us as we raise the flag to celebrate PrideFEST 2023! Enjoy complimentary breakfast on the lawn with live music by Ruby and Ruby.
Pride Jewellery Making WorkshopThursday 9 November, 4.30pm – 7pm, Margaret River Library (ages 12+, free event, bookings required, limited spots). Elevate your style and express yourself with handcrafted jewellery that shines with pride! Pizzas and refreshments provided.
LGBTQIA+ and Gender Diversity Chat and Q&A
Tuesday 14 November, 5.30pm – 7pm, Margaret River Library (ages 15+, free event, bookings required).
Come along to an enlightening and relaxed chat with Alannah De Munck and Shane Early from Freedom State.
Performance Makeup Workshop with Drag Queens The Pam Sandwich and Lola Blades
Saturday 18 November, 12.30pm- 3pm, Margaret River HEART - Nala Bardip Mia (ages 12+, free event, bookings required, limited spots – don’t miss out!). Play with makeup and learn techniques to transform yourself and achieve performance makeup styles.
Pride Roller Disco with Drag Queens The Pam Sandwich and Lola Blades, supported by the Concrete Club.
Saturday 18 November, 6.30pm – 9pm, Margaret River Recreation Centre (all ages, free event, bookings required, limited skates available). Dress to impress and join us for a night of fun, music, skating, and live drag queen performances! Prizes for the best dressed.
Glam Zone at SAMM Fest
Saturday 25 November, 3pm – 6pm, Margaret River Youth Precinct (free event, no booking required). Get creative at the Glam Zone at this year’s SAMM Fest Youth Festival.
Bookings not required.
What else is happening in the community during PrideFEST 2023?
Drag Trivia – Margi Pride Inc Fundraiser
Friday 17 November, 7pm, Rio’s Margaret River, $10 cash at the door.
Drag Queen Bingo (adult themes)
Wednesday 22 November, 6pm, Burger Baby.
Margi Pride X Pearl’s Bar Mingle
Thursday 26 October and Thursday 30 November, 7pm, Pearl’s Bar.