Event Category: Family Fun
Weymouth & Portland Pride #PrideByTheSeaside will be a 3 day Festival and will take place over the weekend of July 26th-28th 2019 at Radipole Park Weymouth and promises to be a family friendly celebration for everyone to enjoy.
Former JLS band member Aston Merrygold, will headline the mainstage on Saturday night. Aston is currently enjoying a solo career and about to release a new album. He will be supported by 2018 XFactor sensation, boy band Misunderstood who were mentored on the show by Robbie Williams .
The exciting line up for the mainstage also includes 90s dance acts Booty Luv & Big Brovaz, Abba Revival and from BBC1s All Together Now, The Sundaes as well as a host of cabaret acts and tribute bands including Vicki Vivacious and A Touch of LittleMix!
The Pride weekend of festivities will kick off on Friday afternoon with an event supported by The Dorset Echo – The Family fun night will include an Open-Air Cinema, face painting, glitter, popcorn and candy floss!
On Saturday 27th July the vibrant Pride Parade sponsored by Wessex FM will start at Weymouth College and travel down the esplanade towards the Pavilion at 10.45am.
The Pride Festival gates will open at Radipole Park at 12pm for a jam packed day and evening full of live music, cabaret acts & DJ sets on the main stage. There will also be a Silent Disco, Children’s entertainment, food stalls and bars.
Sunday 28th will be another packed day of entertainment with ‘Pride in the Park’ – festival goers will be able to enjoy a second day of music and entertainment from local musicians DJs and performers.
The Sunday mainstage entertainment and festival will end at 7.30 pm ready for Fireworks on Weymouth Beach to bring the weekend of entertainment to a close.