Mardi Gras 2022 Fair Day

One of Sydney’s best-loved annual free events, Fair Day attracts more than 80,000 people.

Sunday, 20 th February 2022 | 10:00am – 8:00pm

Celebrate the 2022 Mardi Gras Season at Victoria Park

A proud history

Founded by the SGLBA in 1982, Mardi Gras’s Fair Day has grown to be one of Sydney’s most loved LGBTIQ community events tied to the annual Mardi Gras Festival.

Key Dates for 2022

  • Food Stall Applications Close – 1pm Thursday 2 December 2022
  • All other Stall Applications Close – 1pm Thursday 2 December 2021
  • Fair Day – Sunday 20 February 2022

SGLBA Business Avenue Stalls from 2022

Established in 1981 as the Gay Business Association, The Sydney Gay & Lesbian Business Association Inc. (SGLBA) was the first LGBTI Business Association in Australia. It evolved from the need for a safe place for LGBTI business people to meet like-minded professionals during a time when being LGBTI was still a criminal offence in New South Wales.

Ruby is still very active in the Australian DJ scene and has just recently released his Trance Vol.16! Just how far Ruby will soar remains a mystery but as long as there is great music to share he shows no signs of slowing down.

Same Love Photography proudly turns 7 this year and we can’t wait to celebrate diversity and community at our favourite day of the year, Fair Day. We are an award winning studio, specialising in capturing momentous life events in an organic, fun and creative way. Come say hi for your chance to WIN a country escape

Proud supporter and sponsor of SGLBA, Hemp Oz created Australia’s first Hemp Infused Water and Hemp Kombucha – possibly the world’s best health drink. Scientifically tested and proven, Hemp Oz leads the way in wholesome hemp innovation, food, beverages, and oils for health-conscious consumers in Australia.

Bear Bar, Sydney’s small gay bar, is making its debut at Fair Day. Swing by and say hi, they’ve got a fun day planned with DJs, glitter beards, Drag Queen Ally Vesta and her hot Bears in speedos handing out surprise giveaways.

Dowson Turco Lawyers is the only out loud and proud® law firm in Australia. We are proudly and openly gay owned and operated, with a majority of gay staff. We support community events and community causes, working with many agencies to promote the rights of the LGBTQI community.

AGSM equips forward looking leaders to make an impact in an accelerated world. Our programs are made for ambitious managers, executives and professionals who want to move the world forward.

Our vision is to create and discover legendary, exciting and memorable events, tour and travel experiences, with a touch of sophistication. We do this by the development, creation and sourcing of the best products, suppliers and venues to work with.

Still want to promote your business, but you missed the stall deadline?

SGLBA members and non members can simply drop off promotional literature to our stand by 9am on Fair Day and we will display it at the stall and include it in the SGLBA collateral show bags.  

We recommend delivering 200 – 400 brochures. To be included in the show bag, your promotion must include some kind of offer – example: 10% discount.

  • Business Members: $50.00 
  • Associate members: $75.00
  • Non-members: $100.00

Fees are payable on the day – EFTPOS or Credit Card only.

Fair Day
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