'Pride at the Heart of the Mediterranean' will be the overarching theme of this year's Malta Pride. Malta has obtained the top place on ILGA Europe's Rainbow Map for LGBTQ Equality Rights.
Malta Pride 2018
LOLLIPOP #23 / THE LITTLE MERGAYSOUR FIRST EVER DAY EVENT!! Henny, flap your fins because down there it’s better when it’s wetter. I.YOU and St John will be sharing decks again, kicking the day with some pool-side disco and pop, and then taking you on another adventure in the deep blue sea. Photobooth by Kris Micallef BEST DRESSED will win a phootshoot with the man himself! There will also be MAC girls onsite ready to apply glitter for all you guys, for free! YES! Free Glitter for 2 hours! Hosted by Ursula’s ex-schoolmate who were like, omg, frenemies, Tolqueen and MelDita Aria Complex / €5 at the door Clubbing / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
7-a-side Pride Football FriendlyJoin us for the last Pride friendly just before the Malta Pride football tournament. This time even bigger. A 7- a side football match. So bring along friends to play a 7-a-side friendly in preparation for the PRIDE Football Tournament. We shall be meeting at 20:45 - 29th August at the Pietà Football Ground. 2 teams of 7 players and 3/4 reserves are to be needed. You don't need to be a pro! LGBTIQ and allies are welcome. Sport / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Pre-Pride Crafting EventAre you ready to get your pride on? Join us as we prepare for Pride with a crafting event, held at KNZ. We'll have different stations available so you can pick and choose what you'd like to make for pride! Bring your own t-shirts to DIY! This is a free event but donations for Kitba Queer (a project that is financially supposed by arts council malta - creative communities) are welcome. Festival / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Gozo Pride: Beach dayKickstart Malta Pride and beat the summer heat with LGBTI+ Gozo Gozo pride: Beach day, as part of Malta Pride, on Sunday 9th, a day after the Public Holiday. Swim, join the fun games and network with Gozitan LGBTI. Xalata il-bahar the queer old way! Important to bring a hat, suncream and plenty of water, together with energy and good vibes. PS: We got some surprises in store. Festival / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Malta Pride Beach Volley TournamentJoin the fun in this beach volley tournament as part of Pride Week. We are looking for teams of 4. You can also come as an individual and join a team on the spot. This event is free of charge to participate. Donations towards Malta Pride will be accepted. Sport / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Community Discussion: P for politics and pride. Is there spaceWhy do we still need Pride in Malta? Are we there yet? Who are we leaving behind? What’s next for our communities and movement? This event aims to provide a space to LGBTIQ communities in Malta to discuss the role and relevance of Pride by presenting a history of Pride marches in Malta, reflecting on achievements and highlighting gaps for LGBTIQ people in Malta. Organised by: Ruth Baldacchino & Mina Tolu Mina Tolu is a trans, queer, and feminist activist from Malta. Mina has over 8 years of experience in local and international queer activism and organising, with a focus on communications. Since 2015, Mina lives in Berlin, Germany, where they work at Transgender Europe. Ruth Baldacchino is a non-binary trans, queer and feminist activist from Malta. Ruth has extensive experience in international and national LGBTIQ activism, advocacy and research. Ruth is ILGA World Co-Secretary General and works as Programme Officer at the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (New York), where they are responsible to lead the Intersex Human Rights Fund. Ruth also lectures Queer Studies at the University of Malta. Free Entrance. Rencontres / Débats / Gay, Lesbienne,...
Lgbtiq+ and Mental HealthWe shall be highlighting the issue of mental health (and the lack of it) vis-a-vis the LGBTIQ+ community through a short film, a personal account, and through the work carried out by a therapist who works with issues of shame. This event is being organised by Allied Rainbow Communities as part of Malta Pride Week Date: Tuesday 11th September Time: 7.30pm Location: Cinema Bar by CityLights, Valletta Entrance is Free of Charge Rencontres / Débats / Gay, Lesbienne,...
Movie NightThe General Workers' Union Youths (VO/0562) will be organising a movie night which shows how the trade unions and the LGBTIQ community cooperated together for better working and equal rights. This event forms part of the Malta Pride 2018 and it's free of charge. Donations will appreciated. This activity forms part of the Enhancing Our Core project, which has been funded through Voluntary Organisations Project Scheme managed by the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector on behalf of Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sports, and Voluntary Organisations within the Ministry for Education and Employment. Cinéma / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Women Space 2018Women Space 2018 Is back, see you all at Maori Feat Belly Dancers Brooke Cheryl Balzan Chiara Claudia Faniello Cryptic Street Graffitti Poetry Organised by MGRM for Malta Pride 2018 Free Entrance Clubbing / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
The Official Malta Drag Lip Sync Battle #1 -Malta Pride 2018Unleash the Diva inside you and let's give the crowd a 'sickening' evening of fun, surprises and may the best drag performer...win! The Malta Pride Lip Sync Battle will take place on the 13th September 2018 at 21:00 however our call ends on the 1st September at midnight, so get your fancy nails tapping on your keyboard and apply as a contestant now!! To participate, contact Julian on 99081743 or firstname.lastname@example.org or click the register button on the link below (https://www.gaymalta.com/events/drag-lip-sync-battle)! Terms & conditions of participation apply. Spectacle / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Lollipop #25 / It's Mutha Tuckin PrideThere’s nothing we love more that a HUGE opening...so we’re throwing the official opening party for MALTA PRIDE 2018! Category is: IT’S MUTHA TUCKIN’ PRIDE! Celebrating diversity and love in true Lollipop fashion, we’re bringing you one of London’s best drag performers and DJs FKA FKA and St John will be playing the gayest of pop music, making this night the soundtrack to your pride weekend. The fabulous ladies from MAC will be there to glitter you up hennies! Pride Photobooth will be curated by Kris Micallef Hosted by a proud, all natural, biological female woman, Tolqueen! €5 before midnight / €10 after midnight - at the door ARIA COMPLEX Clubbing / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Malta Pride 2018 March & Concert'Pride at the Heart of the Mediterranean' will be the overarching theme of this year's Malta Pride. Malta has obtained the top place on ILGA Europe's Rainbow Map for LGBTQ Equality Rights. However, we are also aware of our surroundings in the Mediterranean region where people in neighboring countries are still being persecuted for being who they truly are. Malta has come a long way since 5 years ago and its Government has committed itself to keep Equality Rights high on the country's policy agenda. A week of Pride activities will be taking place between the 9th and 16th September with daily events that will revolve around themes of the LBGTQ Culture, including physical/sexual health, mental health, Drag & Queer Literature. Some great night events are being planned for the weekend which includes Lollipop Pride Party on the 14th September, S2S Pride Party on the 15th September already confirmed. The Main Pride Parade will take place on Saturday 15th September from 4.30pm onwards in Valletta, where this year is being celebrated as the 2018 European Capital of Culture and will commence at the iconic Triton Fountain. An open-air free concert will follow at Herbert Ganado Gardens (Valletta) soon after the parade with a line-up of talented local and foreign artists. Festival / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
S2S Main Official After March Gay PRIDE PARTY 2018The Open Air Gay Pride Party 2018 returns! by S2S Events in collaboration with Malta Pride 2018 and Tropout on Saturday 15th September, following the Gay Pride March at Phoenix Club, Gianpula Village (Limits of International DJ NEO Scott Stage and Fireworks by the S2S Team. Doors open at 10:30 till late. €15 Tickets out now from the following outlet (€20 at the door): VALLETTA: Springfields Store | South Street Lounge | Match Music Store | Gugar Valletta | Little Red Door SLIEMA: Solid Gold Jewellery Be sure to buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment. We wish you a happy pride and hope to see you all for this mega event! Clubbing / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
PRIDE POOL PARTYHAVE YOU EVER BEEN TO A BIG MAGICAL POOL PARTY? SUPPORTED BY MALTA PRIDE 2018 SUNDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER @ ARIA COMPLEX PRIDE POOL PARTY 2018 TOGETHER WITH OUR RAW AGENCY AND THERE BOYS STEPHAN RAW , DAVID ARIAS , RIDDER REVERA .,DANIEL, MANUEL SCALCO AND DAVIDO THAY WILL BE JOINING DJ CHRIS BROWN FT MATINEE , INTERNATIONAL GUEST DJ HUGO JAROCKI ^X Cubs, OUR VERY OWN CIRCUIT DJ MARBEE AND WORLD INTERNATIONAL SUPER STAR GUEST DJ ENRICO MELONI ALL UNDER ONE ROOF PLUS A BIG SURPRISE WILL BE HELD AT THE EVENT SO MAKE SURE YOU, YOU TELL YOUR FRIENDS TO JOIN US AND DON'T FORGET YOUR SWIM WEAR AS WE ARE GOING TO MAKE YOU WET AND WILD TICKETS OUT FROM 24TH AUGUST Clubbing / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi
Open Mic Pride Night!What better way to end a week of pride events than with an open mic? This Open Mic has a queer theme and anyone can participate, in any language. People interested to present should be there at 4.40pm to grab a spot. There are 15 spots of 8 minutes each with the possibility of opening the reserve spots should time permit. Poetry, short stories, songs and so on - original or written by someone else- are all allowed, as long as they don't surpass the 8 minute mark. Have a question? PM us! Donations are welcome and all proceeds go towards the Kitba Queer Project. Kitba Queer is co-financed by the Malta Arts Council - Creative Communities After-Work / Gay, Lesbienne, Trans, Bi