FAQ

SWINDON & WILTSHIRE PRIDE IS A
FREE EVENT!

\\ ADMISSION

There are no entry charges but do feel free to make a donation in one of the many collecting tins to help keep Pride FREE.

 

\\LOCATION

The Town Gardens are located between Bath Road and Westlecot Road.  The postcode for car drop-offs is SN1 4EP.

Taxi's will be available from Swindon Station.  

The Town Gardens is roughly a 30 minute walk from Swindon Train Station.Alternatively, Buses run frequently from Fleming Way (numbers 22 & 25) and the Bus Station (9, 11 and 12).

 

\\IS THERE PARKING?

There is NO on-site parking.

Disabled parking will be on Quarry Road within a coned off area (limited spaces)

Nearby public car parks can be found in Old Town, Regent Circus & Town centre;

There are also ample level and multi-storey car parking in the town centre near the bus stops in Fleming way.

 

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\\IS THERE DISABLED ACCESS?

The Park is fully accessible with ramping to all areas. Some areas are laid to grass so going may be cumbersome in rain. With trees growing some areas can be uneven and due caution should be used. Parking zones along Quarry Road will be coned off for disabled parking.
 

 

\\CAN WE BRING ALCOHOL?

Yes! But this is limited, please review our alcohol policy.

 

 

\\IS THE EVENT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN?

Pride is inclusive of all. Children are welcomed, especially with accompanying adults.

 

 

\\WHAT TIME DOES THE PARADE START?

11:15am from Springfield Road – late arrivals are free to carry on the tradition of trying to keep a costume in place whilst running after Parade.

 

 

\\WHAT TIME DOES THE EVENT FINISH?

The Main Stage finishes at 10:30pm

 

 

\\CAN I BRING FOOD TO THE EVENT?

We have a variety of fabulous food outlets on site but if you would really like to carry your own picnic with you then please do. To keep the event clean, tidy and enjoyable for everyone, please use the general waste and recycling bins provided on site.-Remember any wines/beers etc in a picnic will fall under our alcohol policy. (Did we mention we have a bar as well?)

 

 

\\ARE DOGS ALLOWED?

Dogs are allowed in the park during the event, but will not be permitted into the Main Stage area during the event. View our full dog policy here.

 

 

 

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