Commemorating the 52nd anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising the NYC Pride is one of the biggest pride events in the world. The Parade passes through the centre of NY with numerous floats and many other cities promoting local gay pride events from other cities on the parade to the huge number of attendees.
A weekend when NY turns pink and attracts tourists from NY, American cities and around the world.
As the parade is typically on the Sunday the city get busy with majority arriving on Thursday and departing on Monday. Combining the LGBTQ event with visiting NY tourist attractions or do some great shopping whist enjoying the hospitality of the city is typical way to spend a 4/5 trip.
The Bears Summer event is an annual bear’s weekend featuring bear parties, brunch and bowling and other activities in Berlin. It is a fun friendly event attracting bears from Germany and worldwide.
The main party takes place at Gretchen with 2 Dance floors: one for Pop, Disco, Dance & Club Classics and one for House, Electro and Techno In addition for smokers and others there is a large outdoor area to enjoy the Berlin summer. One of the main events of the bears social calendar for Europe.
The Paris Gay Pride has been renameed as a LGBTQ event and is attended by more than 700,000 spectators and participants. The parade begins on Saturday, at around 2 pm, departing at the Luxembourg Metro and finished at Place de la Republique, where there’s a Pride party from 4 pm until 9 pm.
A number of circuit parties and events takes place across Paris and mainly in the gay district of Le Marais throughout the week leading up to Paris Gay Pride.
The main event is the pride parade held on the Saturday of the pride weekend but Paris fills up from Thusday with many people leaving on the Monday. Combining the LGBTQ parade with visiting the Paris tourist attractions and shopping whilst dinning on the great food is an excellent way to make the post of your trip.
The main LGBTQ event is the Arraial parade and political demonstration with a different theme every year. The event is organized by several Portuguese LGBTQ associations.
The main event is a parade that starts on Saturday afternoon around 17.00 at ends with a party in Praca do Comercio. They create a Lisbon Pride Village with a stage and live entertainment and temporary gay bars serving drinks.
A parade in centre of London followed by a party in Trafalgar Square with around 100 performers and community acts from across the LGBTQ community In addition to the main stage in Trafalgar square there are smaller stage in Soho were many of the attendee hang out before and after the parade. Soho and Old Compton street is considered the main gay neighbourhood of London
An event which turns London pink for the day and a party atmosphere in whole of central London.
The pride event is on the Saturday with most people arriving Thursday/Friday to experiece Soho & Vauxhall neighbourhoods prior to the main event. Typically the city turns pink for the weekend so it is advisible to book your accommodation and any event tickets in advance to not be disappointed.
Gay Pride Festival taking place in Cologne’s charming Old City district and kicks off at 6pm on Friday with a Street Festival. Cologne is Germany’s 4th largest city in Germany After the official opening there are stages in Heumarkt with DJs and different shows. The surrounding streets and square has a market with different types of stands.
The official parade is on Sunday afternoon from Deutzer Brücke to Komödienstraße wuth around 120 different floats.
One of Europe's largest gay pride event with the parade taking 7 hours to pass through the centre of Madrid. Estimated attendance each year is around 2 million people and the city is packed for 4 days with many arriving on Thursday when Madrid starts to fill up. Typically the city is sold out so you should book accommodation in advance. The Parade is on Staurday evening from 17.30 until 00.30.
An event which is fun to attend and the city is pack with LGBTQ community creating a party atmosphere. Enjoy the generally warm weather and party with the Madrileño's (Madrid Locals)
Munich Gay Pride is Bavaria’s largest LGBTQ event with approximately 200,000 attendees. The event has been held since 1980 and grown in popularity. The main parade takes place on the Saturday afternoon with the Munich trams being decorated as well.
After the parade there is a street festival in Marienplatz which is Munich’s historic central square. In this square there a stage with local and international entertainers. In the evening the neo-gothic Munich City Hall is used as a large party location for the LGBTQ community which is unique for a city hall to be used for this type of party. Typically the mayor of Munich support the gay parade and why city hosts the party at the city hall.
London’s main LGBTQ leather and fetish week offers a selection of great themed events in different venues throughout the city. Depending on your fetish be it uniforms, leather, skinheads, sports gear and rubber there is something for everyone.
The event is organized by Recon and if you are into the fetish scene then pack your gear and book your ticket to London to meet tourists and fetish guys from around the world.
The week long event is a fixed must attend event for the hard core fetish guys but everybody is welcome. If you are new and exploring the fetish scene for the first time the friendly atmosphere will help you to relax & enjoy.
The event tickets sell fast so decide on the events you want to attend and buy early. Booking accommodation in advance in London is generally done in advance to get the best price in advance.
Fetish event allows you freedom & fun to explore the different types depending on what attracts you.
Brighton Bear Weekend is an annual event for bears, cubs and friends held in Brighton just 1 hour from London. This event is the main bear event on the UK south coast.
The event is mostly but some of the vent venues will charge a modest entry fee during the 4 days of fun to socializing. Brighton Bear Weekend whom organize the event sell wristbands which offer discounts on drinks, entry fees and other items during course of the weekend.
A Thursday to Sunday event popular with bears from around the world. Book early your accommodation and any event tickets as most are sold out early.