Key LGBT Dates

Below you will find a list of key dates in the LGBT calendar. If you have any additions or changes, please just let us know!

Not all of these dates are strictly LGBT dates; however they are often celebrated by the community so we have listed them.

These dates are currently accurate for 2015. Last updated: September 2015

Monthly Events

Date Date
February LGBT History Month
March Women's History Month
October Black History Month
November Disability History Month

Weekly Events

Date Date
7 March LGBT Fostering & Adoption Week
13 June Learning Disability Week
20 June Refugee Week
20 September Bisexual Awareness Week
28 September Allies Week
10 October Hate Crime Awareness Week
11 October National Coming Out Week
19 October Asexual Awareness Week
16 November Anti-Bullying Week
15 November Interfaith Week

Key Days

Date Date
5 March World Book Day
8 March International Women's Day
31 March International Trans Visibility Day
8 May ACE Visibility Day
17 May International Day Against Homophobic (IDAHO/IDAHOT)
24 May Pan Romantic, Pan Sexual Visibility Day
25 June Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots
10 July Disability Awareness Day
1 October Older People's Day
10 October World Mental Health Day
15 October Spirit Day
26 October Intersex Awareness Day
8 November Intersex Day of Remembrance
20 November Transgender Day of Remembrance
25 November International Day against Violence to Women and Girls
1 December World Aids Day
3 December International Day of Persons with Disabilities
10 December Human Rights Day