The city’s most eclectic eat street, Kensington Street, has been transformed into LOVE STREET to celebrate WorldPride. You can expect Drag Queens, A Fairy Floss Fairy, DJs, Divas and roving performers. Performing will be Sydney’s own Divas – Prinnie Stevens, Nat Conway and Fasika Ayallew. Presented by Kensington Street, The Sydney Fringe and The City of Sydney. When: Saturday 18th February from 5pm till late. Where: Kensington Street. FREE!
Fleurs de Villes
The world-renowned fresh floral exhibition Fleurs de Villes returns to the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney to present PRIDE, a colourful celebration of joy and inclusivity. The 10-day show will feature 16 floral mannequins paying homage to inspirational members and allies of the LGBTQIA+ community, all created by Sydney’s top floral artists. When: 17th – 26th February. Where: Royal Botanic Gardens. $35 Adult, $21 Child, Kids U5 FREE.
Bella Donna: A Drag & Dine Experience
The culinary experts behind Bella are teaming up with Sydney’s best drag queens and the Burdekin Rooftop to present a night of classic Italian cuisine, paired with dazzling drag entertainment and perfectly matched wines, hosted by Mynx Moscato and Jacqui St Hyde. When: 21st February 6pm – 8pm. Where: Burdekin Rooftop. $89 Dine Package. $128 Wine & Dine Package.
Lilith is a celebration of the femme, dark, deviant and divine. The inner knowing of deep intuition and wisdom. A queer festival, celebrating a deeper form of femininity. Come see local queer artists and performers revel in their gender expression, moving expansively beyond reductive forms. When: 2 March 7:30pm. Where: Wildfire Lounge. $25
Meet the Glitoris
Everything you need to know about the clitoris – from its anatomy to history, its pleasures to pains. Part presentation, part performance and entirely a good time. A show for anyone with, or who cares about anyone with, a clitoris. When: 21st & 22nd February 7pm. Where: 107 Projects. Full Price $30. Concession $20.
Nurosynk is an electronic experimental duo consisting of two classically trained queer composers performing on amplified cellos, vocals and effects. When: 21st February, 9pm. Where: Low 302 Bar. Full Price $35. Concession $25
I am King/Queen
The charismatic Roymata Holmes brings their show ‘I Am King/Queen’ to Pride Amplified this February! It follows Roymata’s World Premiere performance which saw them win the Best in Dance Award and 3 Touring Awards for 2023 at the Sydney Fringe. A gripping autobiographical performance following his search to find herself, exploring their gender, religious upbringing and cultural ties in Australia, Aotearoa – New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. When: 28th February – 3rd March 8pm. Where: Flight Path Theatre. $35, $25 Concession, $20 Child.
A hilarious and heartbreaking ode to first love, sweaty clubs, family and growing up (whenever that happens…). Darling Boy feels like he’s failing at his 20’s. He hates the apps, can’t do clubs or casual sex, and feels like a main character in a movie that absolutely no one is paying to see. When: 1st – 4th March 6:30pm. Where: Flight Path Theatre. Full Price $34, Concession $29
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PRIDE ANTHEMS: A Celebration of Queer Music
You’ll be ‘Coming Out’ for this ‘Gaga’ of an all singing, all dancing and all sexy performance, celebrating the Music Kings and Queens of the LQBTQIA+ community, featuring the spectacular talents of Justin Rynne. When: 23rd February 7:30pm. Where: The Great Club, Marrickville. $49.65
Basement: Parade Viewing Party
Start your night off with a bang in the basement and experience the glitz and glamour of the iconic Mardi Gras Parade – as it returns to Oxford Street. Enjoy a live stream of the 2023 Sydney Mardi Gras parade on our giant LED TV screen with performances from our fabulous drag hosts Farren Heit and Doreen Manganini! When: 25th February 5pm. Where: The Imperial Hotel Erskineville. $45
Kids & Family
We’re off on a wacky adventure to help Soggy find some water. He’s as thirsty as a whale in the desert and he’s looking for his friends so they can help him out. Grab your hula hoop and a glass of water, find your towel and practice your handstands… Soggy’s going to any length possible to find a refreshing drink.
Drag Story Time at the Aquarium
Families will experience all the wonders of the Sea Life Aquarium with exclusive access for Rainbow Families followed by Drag Story Time with Joyce Maynge. Drag Story Time is an opportunity for children and young people to explore their love of books and reading in a fun, and inclusive family friendly environment.
Browse the full Pride Amplified program here.