“Margarita With A Straw” at the Active Vista Film Festival talks about disability and bisexuality

The Active Vista Human Rights Film Festival organized by DAKILA and in partnership with Metro Manila Pride, presents “Margarita, With A Straw.” Showing on February 27 (Saturday) at Cine Adarna in UP Diliman, this is a film with “a lot of heart and powerful performances” about the life and coming out story of a young bisexual […]

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Don’t Let Hate Legislate, Drown It Out and Let Love In: A Statement Against Manny Pacquiao’s Hate

Needless to say, these last seven days have been a hurricane of emotions thanks to Manny Pacquiao.

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Queerception: A Multi-Arts Festival within a Multi-Arts Festival

February 5, 2016 by Metro Manila Pride Event 0 Comments

“If we’re going to perform Inception, we need imagination.” Come join us as we step into the imagination of visual artists, filmmakers, musical performers, and spoken word artists and revel in the amazing things that local queer and trans artists can do.

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Philippine LGBT Business Group Calls for Presidentiables’ Commitment to LGBT Rights, Highlights Impact of LGBT Inclusivity to Nation’s Growth

February 3, 2016: Manila, Philippines — To advance the discussion on LGBT rights in the Philippines, the Philippine LGBT Chamber of Commerce—the country’s first industry organization of businesses of, by, and for the LGBT in the Philippines, will rally the presidentiables in a discussion on February 13 in Impact Hub Manila, Green Sun, Makati. The event #LGBTVotePH aims to provide […]

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“If I Could” A Poem by Louise Meets

The holiday season can be isolating or even painful for many LGBTQIA+ people. This is especially true for those who are not accepted by or are not out to their families. For those of you struggling, Words Anonymous’ Louise Meets has lent us her words to help keep you afloat.

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Iba-Iba, Sama-Sama sa Baguio, Negros & QC Pride March: A Solidarity Statement

On December 5, 2015, we at Metro Manila Pride will proudly unfurl our colors as we march and fight for unity, diversity, and love in solidarity with the 9th Baguio Pride Parade, the 3rd Negros LGBT Pride Parade, and the 2nd Quezon City Pride March.

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Community Events: Baguio, Bacolod, and Quezon City Marches for LGBT Pride on December 5

December 4, 2015 by Metro Manila Pride Event 0 Comments

Did you know that there are three pride parades happening in the Philippines tomorrow? These are: (1) the 9th Baguio Pride Parade, (2) the 3rd Negros LGBT Pride Parade, and (3) the 2nd Quezon City Pride March.

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Oldest Pride March in Asia to Wave Flag in Rizal Park

In celebrating the 21st anniversary of the Metro Manila Pride March, LGBTs and allies are invited to come together and advance the call for love right in one of the bastions of Philippine freedom: the Luneta Park. Participants will be assembling at the Lapu-Lapu Monument, also known as the Statue of the Sentinel of Freedom, […]

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LGBT Community Marches for Love at 20th Anniversary of LGBT Pride March

December 8, 2014 by Metro Manila Pride Event 0 Comments

More than 1, 000 individuals took to the streets in Malate, Manila on December 6th in celebration of 20 years of standing up for equal rights through the annual Metro Manila Pride March. This year, the individuals included not just people from the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community in Manila but also groups […]

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