Fringe World: 18 January to 17 February 2019**
Fringe World is one of the fastest growing events in the Southern Hemisphere and the largest annual event in Western Australia. The 2018 Festival played host to more than 750 shows at over 130 venues and performance spaces spread across Perth and further afield in local communities and neighbourhoods.
Perth Festival: 8 February to 3 March 2019**
Perth Festival has been disrupting and celebrating Perth and Western Australia for 65 years. It is Australia's premier curated multi-arts festival and one of the greatest in the world, known for commissioning major new works, celebrating the unique qualities of Perth and engaging diverse audiences.
Busselton Pride: March 2019 (date to be confirmed)
To be held at the ArtGeo Cultural Complex, this will be the City of Busselton's first ever pride event. It will play host to some fabulous entertainment including Drag Queens, Burlesque, Performing Arts, Bands and headlining the event will be The Tommyhawks.
Perth International Queer Film Festival: 12 to 18 September 2018
Building on the success of the first 2 years, Perth International Queer Film Festival will screen 9 sessions over 7 days, featuring a range of the best queer films from around the world with premier short and feature films.
Pridefest: October / November 2018 (dates to be confirmed)
Pride WA has been an integral part of the Western Australian community since 1989. It grew out of a community movement protesting laws that actively discriminated against members of the LGBTI community, to evolve to incorporate a festival and events calendar.
Perth Pride Fairday: October 2018 (date to be confirmed)
Fairday is an annual event making up part of Pride WA's PrideFEST. Feast on a selection of international cuisine while perusing wares from local community vendors and learning more about local LGBTQI organisations. It&aposs the perfect hybrid of picnic and party.
Perth Pride Parade: Saturday 24 November 2018
The extravagant Pride parade will be a highlight of this years&apos PrideFEST with the community going all out to celebrate their freedom. With a brand new route through Northbridge, the Pride Parade is guaranteed to bring thousands to the streets in a rainbow sea of colour, celebration and happiness.