Queer Youth Formal

DATE: Saturday October 8 2022
VENUE: Newcastle Museum, 6 Workshop Way, Newcastle 
TIME: 6PM – 10.30PM
FREE EVENT (12-19 yrs Only)

Newcastle Pride is launching our first “Youth Pride Tribe” formal a celebration of and for LGBTQIA+ Youth and ally teens. Find your tribe and celebrate who you are with your friends, dance how you want, dress how you want and bring who you want. A night of fabulous queer performers, live music, dance & much more. Food, drinks, chillout space. An inclusive, safe event to be your true-self.

Entertainment

  • Bravissimo
  • Sticky Waffles
  • Fatima Bush
  • Cockington Black
  • Three Rings Aerial & Circus Arts Team
  • DJ Queerio

Accessible venue | all welcome 

The event will provide a safe environment for queer youth and their friends to have a fun night out. The formal is a drug, alcohol and smoke free event and will be supervised by a passionate team of adult volunteers all with current WWCC who will ensure this event is a safe and inclusive experience for all. 

We will have a Certified First Aid person will be in attendance. 

Parent wait zone in foyer for drop off and pick up.

Party| Celebrate | Inclusivity | Diversity | Respect

Thanks to our Principal Partner – Lane Campos & Festival Partner – Equip Media … you rock!

Our vision is to make the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Hunter Region a happier, healthier, safer and more culturally rich place for all of the LGBTQIA+ community. To empower the current and future generations to be their true selves and feel accepted and proud of who they are, regardless of their gender identity or sexuality. We aspire to a safer, more inclusive future for our community.

Newcastle Pride Inc. has zero tolerance for all forms of oppression, including racism, sexism, transphobia, homophobia, biphobia, ableism, ageism, xenophobia and all other forms of discrimination.