Jake Quickenden Performed on the main stage.
Thanks Newcastle pride... Awesome crowd pic.twitter.com/4Nv0auSyhX— Jake Quickenden (@JakeQuickenden) July 16, 2016
Newcastle Pride 2016 sponsored by NE1. Record Saturday turnout 12500 on the parade 38000 in the park throughout day pic.twitter.com/SLroAcnfFh— Northern Pride (@northernprideuk) July 17, 2016
The streets were brightened up with the colourful parade.
Some well needed sunshine and love! Newcastle pride pic.twitter.com/fGLR6Y0P6w— charlie bowater (@charliebowater) July 16, 2016
Emmerdale star Danny Miller, whose character Aaron Livesey orms half of popular gay couple 'Robron' along with Ryan Hawley's Robert Sugden, was also on hand to help see in the celebrations.
Some of Danny at the Newcastle Pride 2016 last night! pic.twitter.com/qnGOMA9dwr— Danny Miller Fans (@DannyBMFans) July 17, 2016
5th annual LGBT 5k as part of Newcastle Pride by @claricemckiereid #newcastlepride #pride #gay #lesbian #bisexual #transgender #run #flag #newcastleupontyne A photo posted by The Chronicle (@newcastlechronicle) on
The weekend started off with a marathon run.
With a record 73,000 people turning up to the events, it's no wonder the streets were packed.#newcastlepride A photo posted by Chris Barlow (@chrissyboyuk) on
We hope everyone had a great time at Newcastle Pride - it certainly looks like it! Words: Darren Mew More stories: Tom Daley reveals how he came out to his mum Calum McSwiggan ordered to appear before US court over fake hate crime chargesSo much love #newcastlepride #northernpride #northernpride2016 #festival #hugs #freehugs #holdinghands #love #rainbow #rainbowflag #pride #lgbt #lgbtq A photo posted by Joanne Schuler (@joannekathleen) on