Music, food and activity stalls are set to celebrate Northampton Pride on the Market Square on Saturday 18 May.
Residents are invited to join Northampton’s LGBTQ Forum at the event between 12pm and 5pm, to highlight the LGBTQ community, businesses and support organisations.
Organisations taking part by holding pop-up shops at the event include Q Space, The Lowdown, Outlaws and Kinky Boots rugby teams, Q word, Q film, VNN, Northamptonshire County Council Adoption Team, Northampton Leisure Trust and Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.
In addition there will be a face paint and glitter station, chalk drawing activities, rainbow stilt walkers, The Balloonatics and attendees will be able to enjoy a number of performances from local bands, singers and dancers.
A range of different food outlets will also be available, enabling visitors to try the fares of our local businesses and producers. Food providers will include the market’s resident vendors Funky’s Noodle bar, Continental Café and the Good Food Emporium, as well as local producer the Biscuiterie who will be offering crepes, waffles and macaroons from their food van.