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Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival 2018
May 24, 2018 @ 8:00 am - May 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
The Pink Loerie is a long-standing part of Knysna’s heritage and an event that Garden Route locals from all walks of life enjoy and support.
Save the date: 24-27 May 2018, Knysna.
The main purpose of Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival Southern Africa Foundation NPC/NPO are to assist the greater Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+) community, in supporting causes and charitable events, providing education and awareness programs, and creating an ethos of care within the community and beyond.
The organizations value the use of spectacle, pageantry, theatre, creativity, recreation, music, design, multi-media, and other forms of artistic expression, to create LGBTQ+ awareness/celebration, eliminate stigma and promote pride-consciousness as a philosophy for living
and being well.
Such causes and or charitable events include:
- Loeriehof Retirement Home
- Paula Whitney Creche
- Knysna Animal Welfare (KAWS)
- Vermont Retirement Home
- Mayors Social Relief Fund
- #loveALL Foundation
- Visibility Project
For more details:
Website: Pink Loerie Foundation
[NPO Registration Number 181-161 | Non-Profit Company Registration Number 2016/283475/08]