Countdown to Doncaster Pride on August 16

Besi Besemar August 7, 2014

Doncaster Pride are moving to a new home for the 2014 event.

Sir Nigel Gresley Square
Sir Nigel Gresley Square

After being staged at the Keepmoat Stadium for the last three years, the Lottery funded Doncaster Pride will take place at the new Sir Nigel Gresley Square, Waterdale, in the city centre on Saturday August 16 from 2 p.m. to 10.30 p.m.

Doncaster Pride 2014 Party with the Stars will feature a main stage from 2 p.m. to 10.30 p.m. with a lineup showcasing the best of local talent and tribute acts.

There will be bars, a food court, a market and a funfair.

Doncaster PridePride Chair, Cath Fox, said: “We’re back in the town centre and Pride is FREE so we are accessible and affordable for everyone. We really hope to see a great crowd coming together to help the gay community celebrate.

Pride isn’t just for the gay community, it’s about bringing people together in a friendly and happy party atmosphere.

“This year’s event really does have something for everyone and we encourage people to come and join in the best party in Doncaster all year.


Main Stage running order:

From 2 to 4 p.m.:

Miss Penny – Welcome to Pride!

• UK Pleasure Boys

• Gary Barlow

• Jesse J

• Adele

• Pride Dancers

• Amy Winehouse tribute

• Beyonce

From 4 to 6 p.m.:

• Neil Diamond

• Pride Dancers

• Anna Glypta – Alison Moyet and Boy George

• Jane McDonald

• Shania Twain

• Anna Glypta

• Matt Leyland

From 6 to 8 p.m.:

• Miss Penny – Welcome to the Second Half

• Penny Cook

• Starsie Walker

• Madonna

• Barbra Streisand

• Taylor Swift

From 8 to 10.30 p.m.:

• Michael Buble

• Paloma Faith

• Lady GaGa

• Bruno Mars

• Rhianna

• Miss Penny

• Nicola Marie – The Finale

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Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust (DCLT) continue their sponsorship of the event and a brand new sponsor, The Co-operative Membership has come on board for 2014.