Dr. Martens presents House of Silky

Dr. Martens, the iconic footwear brand known for its rebellious spirit, is thrilled to announce an exciting Pride event at its Newtown store during the Mardi Gras season. Taking place on 16th and 17th of February 2024, Dr. Martens Presents House of Silky will offer a celebration of self-expression, inclusivity, and community.


Pride is more than a single moment on the calendar for Dr. Martens; it represents an ongoing commitment to platform individuals and communities.


The highlight of the event will be a two-hour ballroom DJ takeover featuring the renowned House of Silky, one of Australia’s biggest ballroom groups. Father Xander Silky, will be taking charge, ensuring a lively and engaging atmosphere for attendees. The event will also feature a spectacular ballroom/voguing performance, showcasing the vibrant and diverse talent within the LGBTQIA+ community with audience members encouraged to participate. Get set to put your best shoe forward. 


Taking place in the heart of Newtown at the Dr. Martens store, expect a unique and branded experience like never before. At its core, Dr. Martens embraces the values of rebellious self-expression, and this Pride celebration aims to amplify those values, encouraging attendees to be themselves proudly. Dr. Martens will also be giving away promotional vouchers and prizes on the day, providing attendees with the opportunity to snag some iconic Dr. Martens merchandise.


“It’s an ongoing commitment of Docs to platform and support our LGBTQIA+ community all year round. We are excited to be hosting an event in collaboration with House of Silky that celebrates self-expression and diversity”. said Amanda, Marketing Manager at Dr. Martens.

Join Dr. Martens in celebrating Pride, encouraging community involvement, and embracing the rebellious spirit of self-expression. Follow the event on social media using the hashtag #WeAreMadeStrong to join the conversation and share your unique Dr. Martens Pride experience.


Taking place at: Dr. Martens Newtown Store, 241 King St, Newtown NSW 2042


17 Feb 2024


4:00 am - 6:00 pm

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