Galway Community Pride 7th to 13th August 2017

AMACH! LGBT Galway are saddened by news that there is confusion in the community regarding the impending Galway Pride Festival, Galway Community Pride IS GOING AHEAD!!! Much work has been done by members of the LGBT+ community to ensure a vibrant, insightful, inclusive and fun Pride Festival will take place from August 7th-13th.

There is a host of activities from the Pride of Galway Awards, Art Exhibition, Film night, BTQIA+ Tea party, Comedy night and of course the glorious Pride March! Many activities are taking place in Teach Solais, LGBT+ Resource Centre- the Resource Centre FOR the community, VALUED by the community and USED by the community.

Events in Teach Solais:

LGBT+ Mental Health Night Wednesday 9th 7.30pm

Candlelit Vigil From Teach Solais to Eyre Square Wednesday 9th 9.30pm

Free HIV testing with Aids West Friday 11th 2pm-4pm

Launch of the AMACH! LGBT 2015 Annual Report and General Community Meeting Saturday 12th 11am

Pre-parade Tea/Coffee and Face-painting Saturday 12th 12.30am

Free HIV testing with Aids West Saturday 12th 4.30pm-6.30pm

We hope that everyone will enjoy this year’s Pride Festival and engage in many of the worthwhile activities that are taking place on behalf of AMACH! let me wish you all a very happy and safe Galway Community Pride 2017.

Maria Molloy.


On behalf of AMACH! LGBT Galway CLG.

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