New Hope Celebrates Events

Everything You Need To Know About 2019 Events!

New Hope Celebrates Events! If you want to watch from the sidelines, or be a part of PrideFest History, everything is available here. PrideFest is a full day event starting with our popular Pride Parade from Lambertville, NJ to New Hope, Bucks County, PA. Following the Pride Parade is the Pride Fair, where you can connct with local LGBT artisans, business owners, organizatons, and more. Want to keep the party going? Then our Cocktail Contest is just your thing! Make sue you have your designated driver before you try the irresistable concoctions the local bars have created!

PrideFest Celebration May 2019

PRIDE 5K & 1 Mile Health Walk

2019 date coming soon – Race application is $35 in advance and $45 the day of the race. Proceeds will support the Chamber of Commerce and New Hope Celebrates. The course will take runners across the historic and charming…

PrideFest: New Hope Celebrates

May 18th — May 19th – Since 2003 New Hope Celebrates has hosted one of the first Prides of the season in May. Usually held in June, there are over 1,000 annual Pride celebrations worldwide.

New Hope / Lambertville Pride Parade

Pride Parade Saturday, May 18th

Saturday, May 18th — The keystone of our Annual Pride Festival will begin 11:30 am starting in Lambertville, NJ. and crossing the bridge to New Hope, Pa. We March Rain Or Shine!

Pride Entry

Are you an LGBT organization or supporting group and want to march with us? Wonderful!

The fees below help to cover the cost of the Parade.
Business / Corporate: $120
Floats $130
Non-profit Group $85

Additional Suggested Donation
In order to offset the costs of producing our parade,NHC recommends that all groups consider making a donation of $1-5 for each participant. You can add your donation upon checkout.

Unfortunately, our applications are closed for 2018! Thanks for your interest. We look forward to seeing you at our 2019 PrideFest!

New Hope Pride Fair

Pride Fair Saturday, May 18th

Location to be announced, 2019 Pride Fair opens at 1:00pm to the general public with local artists and retailers, and LGBTQ+ owned and operated professional services, the New Hope Pride Fair is a great opportunity to connect with your community.

Pride Fair Vendor Entry

Are you a local artist, retailers, or LGBT owned and operated professional service? Great, we’d love to have you connect to the community at our Pride Fair.

Open to vendors and set-up crew 7:30 am – 11:30 am – Rain or Shine!

Although we want to host everyone, we have limited room and cater to the local community prior to extending to other vendors. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet your neighbors, market your goods and services, and meet other businesses like yourself.

Cocktail Contest

Cocktail Contest May 10th—20th

Must Be 21 with proof of ID to participate in this fun and festive town contest. If you can’t find a designated driver, please use Lyft or Uber for a safe ride home. From May 12th to 20th every day during the PrideFest.

Cockatil Contest Entry

Get In The Game!

If your establishment would like to participate please contact The Best Team.

Here’s what you get!

You get all the benefits of Basic & Deluxe Partnership Package Plus…

  • Additional Event Promotion & Social Media coverage during Pride Fest Week
  • Liquor Sponsor Support & Swag
  • Table Tents & Posters
  • Special Voting Mobile APP with listing

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