Limerick Pride is a volunteer led, not for profit collective, working to promote positive visibility of LGBTQ people and their community in Limerick. Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transsexual Queer PRIDE is a global movement that celebrates Gay culture and history by creating an annual carnival atmosphere of events that revolve around a festival Parade. People are encouraged to be visible and express themselves to the wider community. Limerick Pride has been developing yearly since its beginnings in the early 2000’s. Each year the festival grows in scope attracting larger crowds to the city and various events.