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Friday October 31st – Saturday November 1st

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Halloween Ball 2014: Circus Freaks

Get your freak on at the 2014 TasPride Halloween Ball: Circus Freaks.

Friday November 7th


Marmalade Cabaret and Dr Sketchy’s

Sweet, saucy, and tart, Marmalade Cabaret will kick-start your weekend for sure…

Friday November 7th – Saturday November 8th


Opening Night Party: TasCAHRD

TasCAHRD is bringing you the opening party for TasPride 2014, celebrating the fabulous diversity of genders, sexualities and bodies in our community.

Saturday November 8th


TasPride Pride Parade

Come march through Hobart’s streets and share the joy, colour and love that is the Pride Parade!


Launceston Diversity Celebration and Street Party

Paint the town rainbow for Launceston’s first diversity street party. Who said the South gets to have all the fun…?


QTas Sings: Queer Narratives: Story to Song – Launceston

QTas Choir has been preparing all year, and is proud to present this performance of true Tasmanian stories, transformed into songs…

Sunday November 9th

Mt Wellington

Wellington Wanderers: Cascades Bushwalk and BBQ

Explore the outdoors of our fine State, and enjoy some fine company at the same time. This gentle walk and BBQ brings the best of nature and humanity together!


Barefoot Bowls

Lawn Bowls on a chilled-out Sunday afternoon with TasPride – pure perfection, really. Join us as we stage a friendly take-over of the (lovely) Glenorchy RSL Bowls Club…


Lark Twilight Drinks

Pop in to the Lark (winner of ‘Best Aus Distiller’ and ‘Best Aus Whisky, 2014) for a Sunday filled with fine food, folks and a cheeky beverage or two.

Monday November 10th


TasSwing Does TasPride

Learn some new skills (or brush up on your moves) with TasSwing, who will have us cutting up the rug before we know it, without having to curse the constraints of hetero partner dancing…!

Tuesday November 11th


OUTspace goes to the Movies – G.B.F.

Join the OUTspace youth group as they hang out for an afternoon at the movies. G.B.F. sold out at the Mardi Gras Film Festival, so now’s your chance to catch it.


Queer Quiz Night

Always a community favourite, the Queer Quiz is back to mess with your minds in the most entertaining of ways. Find your cleverest friends, and start getting into that queer trivia, STAT!

Wednesday November 12th

Out in the Lineup

Film: Out in the Line Up

Just how many gay surfers can there be? This gorgeous documentary goes on a world-wide quest to find out, and to catch a bunch of waves on the way!


Film: Born This Way

Enjoy some popcorn at the Festival Hub, and learn about our queer cousins in Cameroon in the documentary ‘Born This Way.’

Thursday November 13th


TasPride BinGAY

Let the hilarity commence and see the balls fly! Bingo, or, as we’re calling it, BinGAY, is back!

Friday November 14th


Out For Drinks

Out For Drinks is the ultimate in regular, chilled-out, post-work fun. It’s also a great time to sit down and plan the final weekend of the Festival!


Variety Night: Entertain for Another’s Gain

If you like being amazed by talented performers, then tonight’s the night for you! Singers, actors, magicians, dancers, and any other talent you care to dream of could well be present here. All funds go to charity, too!


Film: zoe.misplaced

Come hang out in the Festival Hub for a late night movie, direct from Queer Screen. Popcorn, movies, drinks, and a bunch of good sorts = a match made in heaven…

Saturday November 15th


Queer Shorts: Short film afternoon

Come see the amazing things that can be squeezed into 10-or-so minutes, with our collection of short, queer films. Featuring an award-winning Tasmanian gem!


Recovery Breakfast

Queer brunch is one of the best things in the world… especially at Festival time. Refuel, and catch up on all the Pride gossip. See you there!


QTas Choir: ‘Queer Narratives: Story to Song’ – Hobart

QTas Choir has been preparing all year, and is proud to present this performance of true Tasmanian stories, transformed into songs…

Sunday November 16th


Pride Ride

Enjoy a lovely Sunday morning bike ride, all the way to the Farm Gate Market, and finish up with cake. Hurray!


The Great Cake Bake Off #3: In remembrance of Chris Jackman

Let us eat cake! Delicious, home-made, beautiful cake. Calling all queer bakers: ready, set, bake OFF!


Out in the Park: Ulverstone

BYO picnic rug, hat, and sense of fun for a family-friendly day in the park. All are welcome!

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Afternoon Delight: Festival Closing Drinks

Catch up and reminisce at the Tassie Inn, as we farewell another Festival, and start dreaming up the next one…