Celebrating LGBTQ+ life in Hebden Bridge and beyond

Bringing the community together

Happy Valley Pride is an eclectic, alternative and inclusive week-long festival for everyone. Hebden Bridge has a reputation that exceeds its `small town status`. We attract the best, we expect no less!


May 16, 2021

Today is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (17 May). If you listen carefully you can almost hear a collective sigh and rolling of eyes. Another awareness day, week, month! What’s the point? The number of days, weeks, months in the calendar raising awareness for different causes can seem overwhelming. However, it is too easy to simply dismiss them.

May 7, 2021

Guest Blog by Megan Garside Photo credit: Sarah Mason Children are the future – there’s no doubt about that. That’s why Happy Valley Pride makes it a priority to educate the next generation with lessons from the past and pass on the message of love and equality. Education has always been a key aspect in […]

April 19, 2021

The line-up for Calder Calling, our free online music event taking place on Sunday 25 April at 8pm, has been announced. Hosted by our friend Sarah Courtney the night will feature the always spectacular Terry Logan, Kirsty Newton will be premiering new, original music, from our Big Day Out main stage we have Ruth Nielsen, […]

Partners & Supporters

We’d like to extend our thanks and appreciation the following partners and supporters for their help, advice and generosity. Without them we would not be able to host our festival.

Big thanks also to all of the local venues hosting our events this year, as well as the many businesses who have supported us.

A very special thanks to our volunteers. Without all of their help advice and generosity, we would not be able to make Happy Valley Pride happen.

  • together Housing
  • CFFC
  • Hebden Royd Town Council

Happy Valley Pride is a registered charity (charity number 1193168)