OBX Pridefest is a 3-day gay pride festival, FULL of events, and ALL-INCLUSIVE for all LGBTQ folks and our supporters and friends!
The 11th Annual OBX Pride Festival Weekend will be held September 16th – 18th. A Pride Pass gets you access to drag shows, parties, and a booze cruise. There are no tickets for Saturday, September 18th’s FREE and family-friendly Pridefest at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC. Anyone can attend!
Check back soon for updates on the events to come!
No pets are allowed inside Festival Park.
Past OBX Pridefest Events › Pridefest Events
Please arrive ready to board at 4:30 pm. This is where you will pick up your pride pass wristband that you need to wear all weekend. Please Bring your PayPal receipt so we can match it to your name on the guest list. The Crystal Dawn will feature FREE beer & wine and DJ KO dance club on the Crystal Dawn.
TIME: 10:00pm-2am. Pride and Joy Drag Show at the Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills! Buy your pride pass in advance on our site for guaranteed entry. All events except for the Sunset Cruise are open to the public and can be paid for at the door, with limited capacity.Find out more »
TIME: 1:30pm-6:30pm. This family-friendly, LGBTQ music festival is the main pride fest event on Saturday afternoon, September 11th. This FREE (NO PRIDE PASS NEEDED) afternoon of concerts and entertainers is located at the Creef/David town park on the historic waterfront in downtown Manteo.Find out more »
This event has been canceled, due to the closing of the venue.Find out more »
TIME: 11:00am-2:00pm. Join us for the infamous, wildly fun OBX Pridefest Drag Brunch at the Avenue Waterfront Grille in Manteo! Purchase your Pridefest Pass here for entry or pay at the door, if they aren't sold out. Food and non-alcoholic drinks are included with a cash bar, also. All events except for the Sunset Cruise are open to the public and paid for at the door, with limited capacity.Find out more »