Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is proud to announce the return of a joint partnership with Google for the SGLMG Community Parade Grants Program in 2018.
The Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, at one stage temporarily the Sydney Mardi Gras, or locally Mardi Gras, is an annual LGBT pride parade and festival in Sydney, Australia, attended by hundreds of thousands of people from around Australia and overseas.
Mardi Gras for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, March 5. Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday or sometimes called Shrove Tuesday falls the day before Ash Wednesday which is the start of Lent for Christians. The day includes festivals with lots of eating prior to the fast starting the next day. More information on Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras.
Sydney Mardi Gras 2019. Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, Australia’s largest celebration of LGBTQI culture and communities. Event Dates. From: Friday, Mar 1st, 2019. To: Sunday, Mar 17th, 2019. Key Highlights. Fair Day on Sunday 18 February and the huge Parade and Party night on Saturday 2 March. Plan Ahead!
The Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras is a celebration of diversity and LGBTQI pride that also fosters creative expression and acceptance. The festivities include a Pool Party with poolside entertainment and handsome lifeguards, dance parties with live music and DJs and a Sunset Cruise around Sydne
Mardi Gras depends on date of Easter (it always falls 47 days before Easter Sunday ), a moveable feast, meaning the date of Mardi Gras also changes every year. It can vary from as early as February 3rd to as late as March 9th. While there are carnival festivals in many countries on Mardi Gras,
When is Mardi Gras – 2018 Date. Interesting facts about Mardi Gras (Shrove Tuesday) and how it is celebrated in different parts of the world! The name Mardi Gras has been borrowed from the French language, Quebec City in Canada, Mazatlan in Mexico, Sydney in Australia and Trinidad and Tobago are famous for carnival festivities.
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras acknowledges the Gadigal people of the Eora nation, who are the traditional owners of the land on which our celebrations are held on. …
Sydney is a place like no other, but Sydney Mardi Gras 2019 promises to be the best party around. Sydney’s answer to Pride is unique because it’s one of the only parades in the world to be
Feb 14, 2018 · Mardi Gras is the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, which the Catholic Church and some Protestant churches observe leading up to Easter as a time of repentance, marked by fasting, abstinence, prayer and almsgiving. Here are upcoming Mardi Gras dates: 2019: March 5. 2020: Feb. 25. 2021: Feb. 16.
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Thursday 14 February 2019 to Sunday 03 March 2019. Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is the world’s most joyous and spectacular celebration of LGBTQI pride. Mardi Gras attracts over 20,000 interstate and international visitors each year, who enjoy a diverse and exciting line-up of events as well as soaking up the atmosphere and enjoying the iconic surroundings of Sydney and New South Wales.
Mardi Gras (/ ˈ m ɑːr d i ˌ ɡ r ɑː /), or Fat Tuesday, refers to events of the Carnival celebration, beginning on or after the Christian feasts of the Epiphany (Three Kings Day) and culminating on the day before Ash Wednesday (known as Shrove Tuesday).
Sydney Mardi Gras is the world’s most joyous and spectacular celebration of LGBTQI pride. Sydney Mardi Gras attracts over 20,000 interstate and international visitors each year, who enjoy a diverse and exciting line-up of events as well as soaking up the atmosphere and enjoying the iconic surroundings of Sydney and New South Wales.