If you live in an apartment in Mooresville, NC, head to Charlotte next week for the Charlotte Pride Week which highlights Charlotte's LGBTQ community through special events, fundraisers and the arts from Aug. 8-15.
There is also a two-day cultural festival which is a culmination of Charlotte Pride Week. Revelers will hit the streets of Uptown Charlotte Aug. 16-17 for the Charlotte Pride Festival and Parade drawing a diverse lineup of drag, dance, comedy and musical acts including headliners LeAnn Rimes and Sevyn Streeter among others at the PNC Bank Festival Zone on Tryon Street.
More than 80,000 people are expected to attend the Charlotte Pride Festival & Charlotte Pride Parade on Aug. 16-17 in Uptown Charlotte, N.C. The two-day street fair at the PNC Bank Festival Zone will feature more than 100 vendors ranging from national corporate sponsors to local small businesses and non-profits serving the community. The Wells Fargo Stage will host two days of exciting entertainment, including multiplatinum, award-winning Country and Pop artist LeAnn Rimes, R&B artist Sevyn Streeter and "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio.
The Charlotte Pride Parade will be held on Sunday, Aug. 17 at 1 p.m. Passes to the Charlotte Pride VIP Experience, presented by Time Warner Cable, are on sale now. For more information, visit charlottepride.org/charlottesgotalot.com