Pride Happenings at The Standard, London
London Pride is back, and it's set to be bigger and better than ever. Stay, play and sashay with The Standard, London with a vibrant line-up of events confirmed.
A place for anyone and everyone, The Standard, London continues to hold its rank as the hottest place to be in town, and this year it's bringing it's unique style and distinctive energy to the city's vibrant celebrations. From the 1st to the 4th July, 2022, you can grab your best squad and head to the capital for a fun-filled weekend of celebrating.
The Rimmers Takeover of Sweeties
Friday 1st July, 10am til 3pm
It ain't pride without a party at The Standard, London, and this June, they'll be coming together in Sweeties to kick the big weekend off with famous London queer club night Buttmitzvah's drag family spin-off, The Rimmers. Taking place in the iconic late night cocktail bar on the 10th floor, new wave glamour meets glorious misbehaviour under the disco ball for a raucous evening of revelry and un-standard behaviour.
UOKHUN? Party in Double Standard
Saturday 2nd July, from 8pm
On Saturday night, guests can come let their true selves shine in the hotel's 70s-inspired bar, Double Standard, with DJs from South London collective UOKHUN? on the decks for the night. From notorious toilet raves in Ibiza super clubs to parties in London strip bars and church basements, UOKAHUN? is a club night run by working-class queer wxmen for everybody, and they're delivering a party to remember at The Standard, London. Party-goers can bring their bestie, lover, or just let their single fabulousness hang out for a hot night with the OG Trash Queens of the East London queer scene.
Sunday High with Jungle Kitty on The Rooftop
Sunday 3rd July, from 3pm
Join The Standard, London on its renowned rooftop for ice-cold cocktails and a musical extravaganza takeover by Jungle Kitty for a special edition of 'Sunday High'. With afrobeat's, dancehall and house accompanied by panoramic London skyline views, Pride just wouldn't be Pride without a moment of glamour... and they're serving it hot.
An Evening with Tom Rasmussen in The Library Lounge
Monday 4th July, 6.30 til 9pm
Round off the weekend in The Standard, London's Library Lounge, where London's thriving LGBTIQA+ scene will be celebrated with musician and writer Tom Rasmussen. For this very special "An Evening With" event, Tom will be interviewed by presenter, DJ and drag performer Zooey Gleaves. Covering their Lancashire roots, to years performing with Drag superstar band "Denim", their memoir "Diary of a Drag Queen", Vogue US column and now their sensational new music project, Zooey will guide guests through an exploration of Tom's eclectic and glittering career.
Tom will close the conversation with a special performance from their upcoming record, to be released on Globe Town Records. And in true glamorous style, Zooey will play the evening out with a DJ set from the Sounds Studio. Join The Standard, London for a celebration with one of London's most fabulous queer icons, the perfect way to end the Pride weekend.