Brighton Bear Weekend
England → Brighton 17.06 - 20.06 2021
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.
Bear Summer Berlin
Germany → Berlin 24.06 - 28.06 2021
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.
Paris Gay Pride
France → Paris 24.06 - 27.06 2021
The Paris Gay Pride event 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.
New York Gay Pride
USA → New York 24.06 - 24.06 2021
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.
Milan Gay Pride
Italy → Milan 25.06 - 27.06 2021
The Milan pride held at Italy’s fashion capital hosts a week of LGBT-friendly events, with the streets around via Lazzaretto, via Lecco, via Castaldi, and largo Bellintani being transformed into the Pride Square.
The parade event has a friendly and fun atmosphere popular with Italians and foreign tourist whom attend the event and use the trip as a shopping event as they are in Italy’s fashion capital.
Lisbon Arraial Pride
Portugal → Lisbon 25.06 - 27.06 2021
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.
San Francisco Gay Pride
USA → San Francisco 27.06 - 27.06 2021
With over 200 parade contingents and exhibitors, and more than twenty community-run stages and venues, the San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade is the largest gathering of the LGBT community and allies in the nation. Celebrations begin on a Saturday in Civic Center Plaza in downtown San Francisco the last full weekend of June each year. The Parade, which takes place the Sunday morning of the event, kicks off from Beale Street along Market and ends at Market and 8th St. in the heart of downtown San Francisco.
Madrid Gay Pride
Spain → Madrid 01.07 - 04.07 2021
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)
Cologne Gay Pride (CSD)
Germany → Cologne 02.07 - 04.07 2021
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.
Munich Gay Pride (CSD)
Germany → Munich 03.07 - 11.07 2021
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.