FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do you need tickets?
WSM Pride is a ticketed event, click here for general admission and fast track tickets. You can purchase general tickets on the gate but spaces may be limited. Under 12's go free.
I have already bought my ticket online, do I need to print it?
Online tickets need to be printed and brought with you on the day. Or have your e-ticket ready to show on your mobile device for scanning.
Will bags be searched?
In the interests of safety you may be searched if deemed appropriate.
What time does it start and end?
On Saturday, the Pride Parade will start at 11am from Knightstone Island and lead to the main event at Grove Park. We will be celebrating in Grove Park from 12pm until 6pm.
Then you can make your way to The Winter Gardens for the Offical Pride Afterparty from 7pm until late.
Sunday celebrations kick off from 12pm in Grove Park and we will bring Pride weekend to a close at 6pm.
Is it a family friendly event?
Yes. Pride is for everyone with one and all encouraged to enjoy the celebration. We have a dedicated kids area and under 12's go free!
Can you bring your own alcohol?
No. There is reasonably priced bar on site serving alcoholic beverages throughout the day. No exceptions.
What food and drink will be available?
A wide range of food and drink will be available on site, including alcoholic beverages, soft drinks and food, with vegetarian options and dietary requirements. PLEASE NOTE: All bars are cash only
Can you leave the site and re-enter?
Yes, although once the venue reaches capacity, organisers will use a one-in-one-out queuing system.
Where can you park?
There is no dedicated parking, but we would advise using public transport to get into town as it is likely to be busier than usual.
What arrangements are there for people with disabilities?
Grove Park has a flat surface accessible to wheelchair users and a dedicated viewing platform to ensure the best time we the ease of access. If you require support do not hesitate to ask at the gate and a member of the team will assist you if needed.
Are dogs allowed?
Yes you can bring your pooches as long as they are kept on a lead and cleaned up after.