Malmö Pride 2018 • 7-10 June
Save the date for this years big event!
About Malmö Pride
Who are we?
Malmö Pride is a association that manages and develops the annual recurring Pride Festival “Malmö Pride”. The festival started in Malmö in 1995 and was organized under the name “Regnbågsfestivalen”. In 2015, the name of the festival was changed to “Malmö Pride” and the association Malmö Pride was created. The association Malmö Pride has organization number 802498-8902. Bankgiro 5075-0561.
Malmö Pride is the festival that brings color to the summer in Malmö since 1995. Malmö Pride spreads both knowledge of LGBTQIA+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexuals, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, and other sexualities, sexes and genders that aren’t included) and joy to the city. The festival is a party for everyonewhere the LGBTQIA+ movement makes its voices heard, even for those who can not.
Malmö Pride’s goal is both to share knowledge, entertainment, opinion formation and to create of a social meeting place. The festival’s target group is Malmö City residents and the rest of Skåne and parts of the Oresund region. We welcome international as well as national visitors. LGBTQIA+ issues is a part of human rights that concern all people. Consequently, the content of the festival should contain a broad spectrum so that there is something interesting / fun / thoughtful for everyone regardless of background, sexual orientation, function variation, identity, ethnicity or age. We believe in public education and to highlight important issues for people around the world. Emphasis must be placed on the situation of LGBTQIA+ people in society. The festival will highlight the importance of work for equal rights, commitment, respect and inclusion. The festival will work for a non prejudice society with zero tolerance for discrimination and hate crime. We also want to work with information activities, cooperation with trade and industry, county council, state and other non-governmental organizations.
Through our arrangements and partners, we aim to reach out to all the different parts of society to spread information about LGBTQIA+ issues. Malmö Pride stands up for everyone’s equal value and rights. Malmö Pride creates community as well as counteracts marginalization. Malmö Pride shall be unbound, both politically and religiously. Everyone is equally welcome to participate regardless of ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, age, disability, sexual orientation, sexuality, beliefs, HIV status, socioeconomic background or asylum status. All who participate should show respect to others even if they don’t have the same values. A qualification for being a partner / sponsor of Malmö Pride is to support Malmö Pride’s values and goal of equal value for all people and to improve the situation for LGBTQIA+ people.
Malmö Pride is an annual recurring, creative, growing and professionally organised festival whose purpose is to be a natural part of Malmö’s range of recurring events. Malmö Pride is an inclusive community and accessible event for all visitors. The festival will highlight LGBTQIA+ rights (human rights) through culture, education and opinion formation. The festival will as far as possible provide free arrangements for attendants, local as well as visitors.
Become a member of Malmö Pride
As an individual or organization
As an individual, you can become a member of the Malmö Pride association.
Membership costs 100 SEK / calendar year.
Join the association Malmö Pride as an organization.
100 SEK in membership fee + 2000 kr in service charge.
Malmö Pride 2018
By organizing a parade, concerts, lectures, performance and other activities, we draw the publics attention to the situation of LGBTQIA+ people in society. The big parade with open and free concerts in Folkets Park and lectures at the Scandic Triangeln transforms Malmö into a popular festival during Pride Week. All this while highlighting human rights and diversity.
✓ Parade @ Stortorget June 10th
✓ Pride Park @ Folkets Park
✓ Pride House @ Scandic Triangeln