Celebrating PRIDE Month Around the Globe
Celebrating PRIDE Month Around the Globe

Landing in June of each year the LGBTQ+ PRIDE month attracts millions of people around the world to join in on the festivities. The celebration varies from place to place, for instance, in New Zealand, Auckland actually celebrates Pride Month in February, whereas Christchurch and Wellington celebrate it in March. Malta celebrates in September whilst Australia celebrates in February. So although Pride is mostly celebrated in June, many countries have adapted their celebrations to better suit their local contexts.


New York City, USA – Where Pride was Born

This is where it all began, the Big Apple hosts one of the vibrant Pride parades on the planet, and guess what? It’s not just about the parade – there are plenty of concerts, parties, and enough glitter to light up the night sky


São Paulo, Brazil – Samba ’til Sunrise

The biggest in the world! Attracting a staggering 3-5 million people each year. Brazil knows how to bring the heat, and São Paulo Pride is no exception. With millions of people flooding the streets, this parade is a non-stop carnival of colour, music, and samba magic


Madrid, Spain – La Fiesta del Orgullo

Madrid can certainly throw a party From the stunning parade to the legendary High Heel Race (yes, you read that right), this Spanish fiesta is an absolute must-see


Toronto, Canada – Maple Leaf Pride

Oh, Canada, Toronto Pride is one of the biggest and most diverse celebrations in Canada, with 22 blocks closed to traffic. Everything from parades to parties to drag brunches, the city’s celebrations continue to attract visitors from near and far!


Cape Town, South Africa – Rainbow Nation Vibes

South Africa’s capital excels at showcasing its colours during Pride. Despite the ongoing political challenges, the event plays a crucial role in advocating LGBTQ+ rights and creating a community of activists. From the vibrant parade to the glamorous Pink Ball, Cape Town Pride is a celebration of diversity, love, and equality.


Sydney, Australia – Down Under Divas

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is the stuff of legends. This fabulous fiesta has attracted stars like Cher, Kylie Minogue, Cyndi Lauper, and the late George Michael.


These celebrations not only honour the LGBTQIA+ community but also highlight the cultural diversity that enriches our world. The quirky traditions and joyful moments add a cultural uniqueness to each event. Which events are you attending this month to celebrate?


At Creative Translation, we proudly stand in support of cultural diversity, equal opportunity, and human rights. We believe that every voice matters and that our differences make us stronger. This commitment is at the heart of everything we do, from the languages we translate to the cultures we celebrate. This month and every month, we raise our rainbow flags high!




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