Calendar of Redhead Events 2018


Featured event: Redhead Day UK – London, UK – next event taking place 19th May 2018

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Redhead Day UK is a gingertastic all-day event taking place in London. The mission is simple: celebrate red hair and everything that makes gingers unique. The next Redhead Day UK event will be in May 2018, with Team RHDUK promising to make the event bigger, better and more ginger!

Catch Ginger Parrot’s stall at the event, for all your GINGE needs and other trinkets, too!

Get your tickets here


Kiss A Ginger Day – 12th January 2018

To shun any ideas of ‘Kick A Ginger Day’ (thanks, South Park), Kiss A Ginger Day was born, to celebrate redheads and allow the rest of humankind spend all day wanting to be just like them.

Head to Hot for Ginger’s ‘Kiss A Ginger Day’ party at central London’s Square Pig pub from 6.30pm to celebrate the rare gingerness of red hair with your fellow kin. The third edition of the event, Hot for Ginger will be joined by John Frieda, Redhead Day UK, and Ginger Parrot…so we’ll see you there! Keep your eyes peeled for goodie bags, t-shirts and games.

Entrance to the event is free, but make sure you RSVP to the event on Facebook.


Ginger Pride Belfast – Belfast, Northern Ireland – June 2018, exact date TBC

With an aim “to raise awareness as well as have a bit of a laugh”, the details of Belfast’s second Ginger Pride event are to be confirmed. But those keen beans can expect food, drink and entertainment, with freebies and discounts for redheads, too.


Ginger Pride Parade – Rome, Georgia, USA – 17th March 2018

Armed with sunscreen and souls, dozens of redheads march through Rome’s city centre in Georgia, waving flags of gingerful shades and brandishing signs of pride for their red hair.

More info here


Ginger Pride Rally – Melbourne, Australia – TBC

Ginger Pride Rally Australia

Established by Buderim Ginger and supported by R.A.N.G.A. (Red And Nearly Ginger Association), 2017’s Ginger Pride Rally will once again feature ginger beer sampling, beer pong and live music.



Redhead Day Germany / Rothaarigentag Deutschland – Hamburg, Germany – TBC

Redheads looking for a fun and relaxed ginger gathering should head to Hamburg. Event date and details are to be confirmed, but last year’s edition featured a BBQ, photoshoot sessions, an exhibition of MC1R magazine and a midnight party with redhead DJs.

More info here


RossItalia – Milan, Italy – 27th May 2018

RossItalia Event Redhead Day Italy

Taking place in May since 2012, the glamorous surrounds of Milan set the backdrop for redheads to gather, mingle and celebrate their ginger hair. Dress code TBC.

More info here


Redhead Days Chicago – Chicago, USA – June 2017, exact date TBC

RHD Chicago

Redhead Days Chicago is an affiliate of the world-renowned Redhead Days event in Breda, Netherlands. And with 2017’s event only being the fourth of its kind, the weekend’s visitor count is expected to hit the 3,000 mark!

More info here


Irish Redhead Convention – Crosshaven, Ireland


Since 2010 the Irish Redhead Convention has been rocking all redhead events that rock. Sadly their full 2017 and 2018 weekend-long events have been cancelled, with hopes to return in 2019.

Previous Irish Redhead Conventions raised money for the Irish Cancer Society, with activities including carrot tossing, a redhead parade, live music and an award for the best-dressed redhead.

More info here


The Redhead Days – Breda, The Netherlands – postponed until September 2019


Taking some time out to reassess the future of the event, this ginger weekender is known the world over for being the largest, wildest and more gingerful event of its kind.

Currently holding the world record for the largest number of natural redheads in one place, ‘Roodharigendag’ hopes to break the record over and over again.

More info here


Redhead Picnic Dunbar WV – Dunbar, West Virginia, USA – September 2018, exact date TBC

Dunbar redhead festival

Attracting more than 800 in its first year in 2016, the Redhead Picnic Dunbar WV is sure to kick up a gingerful storm in 2018, too!

More info here


National Meeting of Natural Redheads – Florianópolis, Brazil – September 2018, exact date TBC

6 encontro nacional de ruivox naturais

Redheads galore will meet for two whole days of sharing their ginger experiences. Last year’s event welcomed hundreds of attendees, with expectations of higher numbers this year for the seventh annual National Meeting of Natural Redheads!

More info here


Redhead Day Georgia – Tbilisi, Georgia – September 2017, exact date TBC

Dozens and dozens of redheads and their appreciators will congregate together to celebrate ginger hair and everything that goes with it. The event is the seventh of its kind, and is free to all to attend.

There will be heap of ginger-themed games, competitions and surprises for all ages, and even the crowning of Mr and Mrs Redhead Day 2018!

More info here


Redhead Hunt 4 Huntingdon’s Disease – Orange, New South Wales, Australia – TBC

For this event’s debut in 2017, redheads flocked to Wade Park in the appropriately named town of Orange, in a world record attempt for the most gingers in one place! Stay tuned for this event’s 2018 edition details.

More info here


Night of the Walking Red – Troy, New York, USA – October 2018, exact date TBC


With organised gatherings throughout the year, the League of Extraordinary Red Heads has two items on its agenda: Us and Them.

Raise a glass of pumpkin ale and dance the night away at the annual ‘Night of the Walking Red’. Fiery festivities are free for all to attend.

More info here


Gingers: The Gathering – Plymouth, UK – TBC


Inspired by other redhead events around the world, Gingers: The Gathering is all about spreading ginger pride in the South West of England. It’s all in the name of fun!


Know of any more redhead gatherings? Contact us to let us know.



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