Limerick Pride

Limerick LGBTQ Pride Festival 2017 gives the youth of Limerick a voice

Limerick Pride - June 27, 2017

Friends of Pride, pictured at the launch of Limerick LGBTQ Pride Festival 2017 at the Clayton Hotel. Limerick Pride 2017 runs from July 10 – 16 with the Parade on July 15. Photo: Dolf Patijn/ilovelimerick. The countdown to Limerick LGBTQ Pride Festival 2017 officially began with the press launch at the Clayton Hotel in Limerick City on Monday, June 12. At the press launch Lou …

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Members of the National LGBTI+ Youth Strategy announced as Limerick LGBT Pride 2017 Grand Marshals

Limerick Pride - June 23, 2017

Pictured – Minister Katherine Zappone, Ruan Oliver Walsh, Katie McCabe, Jay Pope, Seamus Byrne and Una Mullally, Chair Of LGBTI+ Strategy. The Limerick LGBT Pride 2017 Grand Marshals have been announced with the honour being bestowed to inspirational young people who form the National Youth Advisory Panel on the LGBTI+ Youth Strategy. This strategy is the first of its kind in the world focusing on …

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Register your Organisation for Limerick Pride Parade 2017

Limerick Pride - June 16, 2017

Register your Organisation for Limerick Pride Parade 2017 The annual Limerick LGBTQ Pride Parade on Saturday, July 15, will bring some extra colour and music to Limerick City Centre, gathering at City Hall at 1.30pm and starting off at 2:30 pm sharp The route follows the same route as previous years, after leaving the assembly point, and then travels up Patrick St, continuing all the …

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X Factor star Saara Aalto set to headline Limerick LGBT Pride 2017

Limerick Pride - June 12, 2017

X Factor Saara Aalto set to headline Limerick LGBT Pride Limerick LGBT Pride has announced that they are “delighted” to have X-Factor star Saara Aalto lined up for their festival this year, “We’ve also just announced Saara Aalto as our headliner for Limerick Pride 2017,” said Louise McCormack, Chairperson of Limerick Pride Festival 2017. “She’s a mega star and we’re delighted to have her.” Saara …

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Limerick Protest Chechnya Concentration Camps for Gay Men

Limerick Pride - May 11, 2017

The Limerick Pride committee and Mr Gay Limerick, Christian Moretti organised a demonstration on Bedford Row to protest the rounding up of gay men to concentration camps in Chechnya and the protest and Limerick people came out to show their support.    Louise McCormack, Chairperson of Limerick Pride Festival 2017 tells me, “This is the first time since World War 2 that gay people have …

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