7 day festival
Celebrating LGBT+ in Hebden Bridge

6th to 12th August 2018 – Hebden Bridge

2018 Festival

The countdown to the Happy Valley Pride festival is on
Headliners announced for 2018
Happy Valley Pride is an eclectic, alternative and inclusive week-long festival for everyone. Celebrating LGBT+ life in Hebden Bridge and surrounding areas, will take place this year from 6th to 12th August 2018. More announcements very soon.

Hebden Bridge has a reputation that exceeds its “small town status“. We attract the best, we expect no less!

Last year’s festival sold out so keep updated with our announcements via our social media sites to hear things first.
Art Exhibition 2018 – Open for submissionsView last year’s festival programme


Camille O’Sullivan

International acclaimed singer



Iconic London club night


Ursula Martinez

Award winning performance artist

We exist for the community

We celebrate LGBT+ life in Hebden Bridge and surrounding areas. Promoting equality and diversity to eradicate discrimination, based on sexual orientation and gender identity, through education and engagement.

Learn more about us

From last year

Check out the gallery from Happy Valley Pride festival in 2017.

“I think it’s absolutely brilliant, something away from London and Manchester and the big events. The people are just great and it’s been amazing.“

Latest news

Announcements and news from Happy Valley Pride

April 29, 2018

In this, our third year, we are delighted to announce, our annual art exhibition, which will continue to be a key part of the festival, running throughout August.  We are now welcoming local artists to help support our organisation, with donations of artwork, working on personal interpretations to align with this year’s theme – REVOLUTION. […]

March 16, 2018

** UPDATE** Due to a great response – we will be bringing the closing date for applications forward to Friday 27th April. Please get in touch ASAP, if you are considering applying. Happy Valley Pride is Calderdale’s annual LGBT+ festival, promoting inclusivity and diversity for and amongst, the LGBT+ community. We are now recruiting for […]

August 20, 2017

When the team first suggested the ‘Heroes’ theme, it instantly triggered a positive reaction. We couldn’t shut up for the sheer joy of explaining who we admired and why. Heroes inspire you to follow your dreams, embody your beliefs and give you extra fire in your belly when you need that inner strength. We all […]

Partners & supporters

We’d like to extend our thanks and appreciation the following partners and supporters for their help, advice and generosity. Without them we would not be able to host our festival.

Big thanks also goes to all of the local venues hosting our events this year, as well as the many businesses who have supported us.

A very special thanks to our volunteers. Without all of their help advice and generosity, we would not be able to make Happy Valley Pride happen.

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