The beach, gorgeous boys in beachwear, the scent of sunscreen... Summer is coming! Here is our selection of some of this summer gay events!
TEL AVIV PRIDE – June 8-15
With its beaches, its climate and its atmosphere of non- stop partying , Tel Aviv has become the new gay summer destination. Pride in June is the biggest gay event of the year. For 10 days, the city will be flooded with rainbow flags while Hilton Beach become the epicenter of all the celebrations. The parade takes plance on June 13 with a grand finale on Gordon beach. The Forever Tel Aviv clubbing festival is scheduled from June 10 to 15
More infos : telavivgayvibe.com and forevertelaviv.com
CIRCUIT FESTIVAL BARCELONA - August 6 - 17
Like every year for 6 years now, tens of thousands of gays from around the world converge to Barcelona for the largest summer gay gathering. Beaches, parties and one claim in the Catalan capital next summer: " The Giant Returns !" 80,000 boys and girls expected, 20 parties, 60 DJs, 10 days of wild vacation.
More infos : www.circuitfestival.net
DUNAS FESTIVAL MASPALOMAS - August 12 - 17
This is an excellent opportunity to discover Gran Canaria, one of the most gay-friendly destinations in Europe. For the 8th edition of the festival in the heart of European summer, two pool parties and several parties are already confirmed as well as a catamaran cruise and a visit to explore the island.
More infos : www.dunasfestival.com
XLSIOR FESTIVAL, MYKONOS - August 20 - 24
This will be the sixth edition of the Xlsior festival. Over the years, this festival has revitalized the island of Mykonos. In the magical environement of the Cyclades, thanks to its line-ups and exceptionnal venues, the festival has patiently won the hearts of thousands of regulars who gather there now every year in late August. The Xlsior now extends in Santorini, from 27 to 29 August in a luxury version.
More infos : www.xlsiorfestival.com
EUROPRIDE, OSLO - June 20 - 29
After Marseille in 2013, Europride stops in Oslo, Norway, from June 20 to 29. The parade is set on June 28.
More infos : www.europride2014.com
WORLDPRIDE TORONTO - June 20 - 29
Two years after London, the Worldpride’s fourth edition will be held for the first time in North America, in Toronto. Main parade on June 29.
More infos: www.worldpridetoronto.com
MADRID ORGULLO - July 2 - 6
The largest European gay pride welcomes nearly a million and a half each year. Five days of street parties, a clubbing festival and a giant parade til nightfall on July 5.
More infos : www.orgullogaymadrid.com
GAY GAMES CLEVELAND & AKRON – August 9 - 16
Before Paris in 2018, Cleveland, Ohio, will be home to the 9th edition of the Gay Games. The biggest sports event of this kind will welcome athletes from around the world in 35 disciplines.
More : www.gg9cle.com