Two Continents. 35 Countries. One Love.
Greater Fort Lauderdale invites everyone under the sun to the very first Pride of the Americas.

Hit the beach and join hundreds of thousands of individuals in bringing global attention to the inequalities LGBT+ communities face in Latin America and the Caribbean. In partnership with Pride Fort Lauderdale, events will include runway shows, an arts festival, an LGBT+ Health and Wellness Conference, a Travel Symposium, a Business of the Americas Conference and a Transgender Summit. And no festival is complete without daily sunset concerts, a beach party, a parade and other social activities at various venues around Greater Fort Lauderdale. All are welcome to fly your flag high, make an impact and radiate life ⁠— because who you are is worth celebrating.

Six days of events will begin with Opening Ceremonies on Tuesday, April 21  in downtown Fort Lauderdale and culminate on Sunday, April 26 with an epic beach festival and fireworks display.

Join us for the inaugural Pride of the Americas festival! Hundreds of thousands of visitors from Alaska to Argentina are expected to gather on Fort Lauderdale beach. The celebration will showcase conferences, symposiums both focusing on business, travel, health and conservation programs.

An international arts festival, concerts and a parade. A community where pride is our daily way of life.

Be a part of a movement that strengthens the LGBT+ community while focusing global attention on advocacy and educational programming. An exciting schedule of events for all segments of the LGBT+ community can be at