Big Gay Out
The Ending HIV Big Gay Out is New Zealand's largest and most fabulous family-friendly Rainbow Community event and part of the Auckland Pride Festival. Each year it attracts of more than 10,000 gorgeous LGBTIQ+ people, their whānau and friends, for a day in the sun full of music, food, dance and colour.
The event kicks off from midday Sunday 9 February 2020 and the extreme weather date for the Ending HIV Big Gay Out is Sunday 23 February (12-7pm).
Be sure to check back for updates on the Main Stage performer line-ups, key activities and competitions!
We receive many requests to perform at each Big Gay Out and due to time constraints, we cannot accept every request. The event producers will select the final stage lineup based on factors such as talent, performance variety, and audience appeal.
Give us a breakdown of your performance and let us know how you would rock the Ending HIV Big Gay Out Durex Main Stage!
The Ending HIV Big Gay Out is New Zealand’s biggest celebration of diverse communities. Everyone is welcome to come along and enjoy the entertainment and activities at this fun, family-friendly event.
The Big Gay Out 2019 is on Sunday the 9th of February, from 12-7pm at Coyle Park, Pt Chevalier. For the past few years we have consistently had over 10,000 attendees relaxing in the sun, enjoying the entertainment, and, of course, exploring and partaking in the delights of our Marketplace!