By Daniel Robertson
Pride Canterbury is a celebration of LGBTQ+ identity set in the heart of Canterbury. Since its launch in 2016 it has grown to now comprise of over 25,000 revellers.
The event set to take place on 11 June 2022 will start with a parade featuring local organisations, groups and some extra special characters from 11.30am with all invited to enjoy the carnival atmosphere along Canterbury High Street.
This will be followed by a selection of food and drink being served in Dane John Gardens along with live entertainment headlined by 2008 winning X Factor contestant Alexandra Burke, who has since released hit singles such as Bad Boys and Broken Heels, in addition to being a contender on Strictly Come Dancing 2017 and having various residencies in the West End.
The main stage will also feature a DJ set from Denise Van Outen with other artists such as award-winning cabaret artist Danny Beard, the UK’s leading P!NK tribute artist Vicky Jackson and drag performers from Ru Paul’s Drag Race – Baga Chipz, Jujubee, Jimbo and River Medway.
This is the first time the Craven Street Wealth group have sponsored the event with Business Development Manager, Daniel Robertson “Pleased to continue and expand on the support previously provided by Tarvos Wealth to Pride Canterbury. It looks set to be a great day in which team members from the various businesses within the group will be coming together to celebrate diversity, equality and progress.”
Jon Fitter-Harding, Marketing and Sponsorship Director of Pride Canterbury is “Delighted to welcome the Craven Street Wealth group as a sponsor and look forward to their own upcoming developments.”
If you are attending Pride Canterbury or wish to attend, please do let us know.
For more information including the event schedule please visit the official Pride Canterbury website at: https://pridecanterbury.com/