LGBTQ+ What’s On in Dorset

Out and about? Here’s our guide to going out, where to grab a bite to eat and drink. Our guide to what’s on in Bournemouth, Dorset and nearby! for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual (LGBTQIA+) community. 

Bourne Free Bournemouths Gay Pride

Bourne Free Gay Pride

5 – 6 July 2024

Bourne Free is the Bournemouth annual LGBTQ+ pride event.

View bournefree.co.uk

Enjoy an afternoon of tea and entertainment following Bourne Free Pride. The event will be hosted by the fabulous Mr Ken Dee. With special guests Nicole Faraday and Drag queen super star Martha D’ Arthur.

Gay, Grey & Still fabulous

7 July 2024

Enjoy an afternoon of tea and entertainment following Bourne Free Pride. Hosted by the fabulous Mr Ken Dee, with special guests Nicole Faraday and Drag queen super star Martha D’ Arthur. Afternoon tea and refreshments will also be served.

At The Marsham Court Hotel.

Read more on our news page!

Sherborne Pride. Celebrating inclusivity in rural Dorset.

Sherborne Pride

7 July 2024

Celebrating inclusivity in rural Dorset. Launching in 2024. 

Sherborne Pride Website
Sherborne Pride Instagram

We are delighted to confirm that 2024 will see Isle of Wight Pride return to the Harbour Beach in Ryde for another incredible weekend.

Isle of Wight Pride

19-21 July 2024

We are delighted to confirm that 2024 will see Isle of Wight Pride return to the Harbour Beach in Ryde for another incredible weekend. Launch Party: 19th July 2024. The Balcony, Ryde. Headliner Dean McCullough. Parade: 20th July 2024.

Isle of Wight Pride
Isle of Wight Pride Facebook
Isle of Wight Pride Instagram

New Forest Pride 2024

New Forest Pride

27 July 2024

We have a fabulous day lined up for you and it’s free! Everyone is welcome and your support is really appreciated. So lock in the date and celebrate.

New Forest Pride website
New Forest Pride Facebook 

Southampton Pride

Southampton Pride

24-25 August 2024

Finalist of Ru Paul’s Drag Race UK Season 1 and legendary icon Baga Chipz will be taking to the Main Stage headlining the second day of The Big Pride Weekend on Sunday 25th August 2024!

Southampton Pride Facebook
Southampton Pride Instagram

Weymouth Gay Group

Weymouth Gay Group

Friendship, chat, support, food, drinks and a laugh!

Meeting up Thursdays in Swan, Mondays other Weymouth Pubs & Bars.

Website: Weymouth Gay Group

Tenor Ladies at Large hold themed cabaret shows at Bar Beyond, Bournemouth Triangle.

Tenor Ladies at Large

Tenor Ladies at Large holds themed cabaret shows at Bar Beyond, Bournemouth Triangle.

View Tenor Ladies at Large website

Welcome to DYMK bar and club Bournemouth.

DYMK Bar and Club

Welcome to DYMK bar and club in Bournemouth. Our friendly bar team serves a huge variety of high quality drinks from our swanky granite marble bar. We look forward to seeing you soon.

View DYMK Bar & Club website

Pride Bar, Bournemouth

PRIDE Bar

Welcome to the PRIDE bar. Bournemouth’s new LGBTQ+ Community Bar. View PRIDE Bar facebook page

BGC - Bournemouth Gay Gentlemen’s Dining Club.

Bournemouth Gay Gentlemen’s Dining Club

We are a gay dining club who meet up once every few months for a gourmet Sunday lunch at the Cumberland Hotel in Bournemouth.
Visit Bournemouth Gay Gentlemen’s Dining website.

Flirt cafe in Bournemouth.

FLIRT Café

Hi I’m Ed and I am super excited about taking over FLIRT!
Along with the help of my little brother, Rob, we can’t wait to welcome you all back to FLIRT. We really want to bring FLIRT back to being a hub of the community with exciting events, fresh menu and a fancy new interior! Looking forward to seeing you all soon!

View FLIRT website

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Bournemouth is host to Bourne Free, the annual LGBTQIA+ festival.
Bournemouth is host to Bourne Free, the annual LGBTQIA+ festival.