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 over. It’s here!

2018 Line-up

Happy Valley Pride is an eclectic, alternative and inclusive week-long festival for everyone.

Celebrating LGBT+ life in Hebden Bridge and surrounding areas taking place this year from 6th to 12th August 2018.

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

Get your ticketsView the 2018 programme

Artists and events include:


Book for Camille O’Sullivan

Camille O’Sullivan



Duckie Comes to Yorkshire


Book for Ursula Martinez

Ursula Martinez

Duckie is bringing their sensational show up North!

Book for Duckie

Readers Wifes @ Duckie


Victoria Sin

Victoria Sin @ Duckie


Barbara Brownskirt

Barbara Brownskirt @ Duckie


Bourgeois & Maurice – Come to the Cabaret Workshop – Book Now

Bourgeois and Maurice


Book for Kate O’Donnell’s “Hayley & Me“

Kate O’Donnell


Lesbian Writers Read – An intimate evening not to be missed

Lesbian Writers Read


Jenny Wilson hosts The Big Day Out

Jenny Wilson


The Original Hairspray complete with Madison dance lesson and Ms/Mr/Mx Baltimore (via Hebden Bridge) Hair Hopper Competition



Logan & Manley join our Opening Social

Logan and Manley


Kate Lycett is participating in our Revolution Art Exhibition – Come to the Launch Night and Auction

Kate Lycett


Stone Tape Theory


Elle Mary


Peter Tatchell on Saturday 10th August – Free – Register to attend

Peter Tatchell


Pink Picnic – Sunday 11 August

Pink Picnic & Dog Show


Thee Windom Earles

Bazzmatazz – Part of our Big Day Out



SheChoir performing at The Big Day Out



Izak Wilkonson – performing at The Big Day Out

Izak Wilkinson

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

July 3, 2018

  Our programme cover was well timed. Conceived before today’s headline news – reminding the world that holding hands in public is still not accepted for gay people.  This year’s theme – Revolution – is all about how attitudes towards the LGBT+ community have undergone a revolution of their own in the past five decades, but […]

July 6, 2018

Welcome to this first blog from the Happy Valley Pride Youth Engagement Committee! David Kennedy and Sean Pert look back at the last few weeks, getting local children and young people involved in the festival through art. David and I have been busy talking to local schools about Happy Valley Pride and this year’s theme […]

June 7, 2018

Happy Valley Pride are looking for enthusiastic volunteers for this year’s festival, taking place from 6th – 12 August 2018. The festival is set to be the most eclectic yet, featuring iconic London club superstars Duckie and internationally acclaimed singer, Camille O’Sullivan. As a volunteer, you’ll be an important part of the team who will […]

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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