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The following is a calendar of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) events. This mainly comprises gay pride parades but also includes other kinds of events such as sporting events and film festivals. They range in size from the world's largest gay pride parade in São Paulo with 3.5 million participants to the world's smallest gay pride parade with 100 participants in the city of Sligo, Ireland.

Worldwide[edit]

This section is for international events that take place on (or rotate between) two or more continents. For international events that take place on only one continent, please see the section for that particular continent.
LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start End
International Transgender Day of Visibility Everywhere www.transgenderdayofvisibility.org March 31 2009
Gay Games Various www.copenhagen2009.org 4 Years 2006
World Outgames Various www.gaygames.com 4 Years 1982
WorldPride Various www.interpride.org 6 then 2 then 3 years 2000

Africa[edit]

LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start

Mauritius Mauritius[edit]

Rainbow Parade Mauritius Mauritius: Rose Hill June 2006

South Africa South Africa[edit]

Cape Town Pride South Africa: Cape Town, Western Cape www.capetownpride.org February 2001
Durban Pride South Africa: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal www.durbanpride.org July 2011
eKurhuleni Pride South Africa: East Rand, Gauteng ekurhulenipride.co.za 2009
Johannesburg Pride South Africa: Johannesburg, Gauteng johannesburgpride.co.za October 1990
Limpopo Pride South Africa: Polokwane, Limpopo limpopolgbtiproudlyout.co.za 2012
Mother City Queer Project South Africa: Cape Town, Western Cape www.mcqp.co.za December 1994
Mr Gay South Africa South Africa: Gauteng www.mrgsa.co.za November 2009
Nelson Mandela Bay Pride South Africa: Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape www.nmbpride.co.za 2011
Out in Africa Film Festival South Africa: Johannesburg, Gauteng and Cape Town, Western Cape www.oia.co.za September/October 1994
Pink Loerie Mardi Gras South Africa: Knysna, Western Cape pinkloerie.co.za May 2000
Soweto Pride South Africa: Soweto, Gauteng www.sowetopride.co.za September 2004

Asia[edit]

Philippines Philippines[edit]

LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start

China China[edit]

Beijing Queer Film Festival Beijing
Hong Kong Lesbian & Gay Film Festival Hong Kong www.hklgff.hk
Hong Kong Pride Parade Hong Kong www.hkpride.net November 2008
Shanghai Pride Shanghai www.shanghaipride.com June 2009

India India[edit]

KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival ( Mumbai Queer Film Festival ) Mumbai www.mumbaiqueerfest.com May 2010
Bengaluru Pride Bangalore www.bangalorepride.com June 2008
Delhi Queer Pride New Delhi June/July 2008
Kolkata Pride Kolkata June 1999
Mumbai Queer Azadi March Mumbai queerazaadi.wordpress.com August 2008
Queer Media Collective Awards in assn. GayBombay Mumbai [1] June 2009
Chennai Pride Chennai June 2009
Bhubaneswar Pride Bhubaneswar June 2009

Indonesia Indonesia[edit]

Q! Film Festival Jakarta q-filmfestival.tripod.com 2002
Bali PRIDE Bali balipride.org 2014

Israel Israel[edit]

Tel Aviv Pride Parade Tel Aviv June 1993
Jerusalem Pride Parade Jerusalem 2002
Eilat Pride Parade Eilat 2001
Haifa Pride Parade Haifa 2003
Be'er Sheva Parade Be'er Sheva 2009
Rishon LeZion Parade Rishon Lezion 2010
Hadera Pride Parade Hadera 2012
Petah Tikva Pride Parade Petah Tikva 2012
Ashdod Pride Parade Ashdod 2013
TLVFest (the Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival) Tel Aviv http://www.tlvfest.com June
World Pride Jerusalem www.worldpride.net

Japan Japan[edit]

Tokyo International Lesbian & Gay Film Festival Tokyo www.tokyo-lgff.org July 1992
Tokyo Rainbow Week Tokyo www.tokyorainbowweek.jp/ April/May 2012
Tokyo Rainbow Pride Tokyo www.tokyorainbowpride.com/ April (Last Sunday) 2012
Asian Queer Film Festival Tokyo aqff.jp/2011/home.html 2007
Aomori International LGBT Film Festival Aomori aomori-lgbtff.org/ July 2006
Kansai Queer Film Festival Osaka, Kyoto www.kansai-qff.org 2005
Kansai Rainbow Parade Osaka www.kansaiparade.org October 2006
Ehime LGBT Film Festival Ehime, Matsuyama rainbowpride-ehime.org/ December (1st Week) 2011
Rainbowmarch Sapporo www.rainbowmarch.org September (2nd Sunday) 1996

Lebanon Lebanon[edit]

International Day Against Homophobia Beirut www.helem.net/
The Bear Arabia International Gathering Beirut www.BearArabia.org Early Summer

Nepal Nepal[edit]

International Day Against Homophobia
Nepal pride Kathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar [2] Gai Jatra 2010
White Party Manila Manila www.manilapride2008.com June
Black Party Manila Manila October

Singapore Singapore[edit]

IndigNation Singapore indignation.sg August 2005
Pink Dot Singapore www.pinkdot.sg May 2009

South Korea South Korea[edit]

Korea Queer Culture Festival Seoul www.kqcf.org June 2000

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka[edit]

Colombo Pride Colombo

Taiwan Taiwan[edit]

Taiwan Pride Taipei www.twpride.net September/ October 2003
LGBT Civil Rights Movement Film Festival Taipei www.lgbttaipei.net September/ October 2000
Kaohsiung Pride Kaohsiung September 2010

Thailand Thailand[edit]

Bangkok Together Bangkok www.pridefestival.org October
Sunee Plaza Gay Festival Sunee Plaza, Pattaya www.suneeplaza.info 15 November 2009
Pattaya Gay Festival Pattaya www.pattayagayfestival.com November
Phuket Pride Phuket www.phuketpride.org March 1999
Chiang Mai Pride Chiang Mai 2008

Europe[edit]

LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start

Europe Continent-wide events[edit]

Rainbow Rampage Europe www.rainbowrampage.com June
EuroGames Europe www.eurogames.info July 2002
Europride Europe www.europride.info 1992
Mr Gay Europe Europe www.mrgayeurope.com August 2003

Austria Austria[edit]

Gay Snowhappening Soelden Soelden www.soelden.com March
Identities Queer Film Festival Vienna www.identities.at June
Life Ball Vienna www.lifeball.org May 1993
Regenbogen-Parade (Vienna Rainbow Parade) Vienna www.hosiwien.at July 1996
Regenbogenball (Rainbow Ball) Vienna www.regenbogenball.at January 1998
EuroSki Pride (Euro Ski Pride) Saalbach www.euroskipride.com March 2007

Belarus Belarus[edit]

Minsk Gay Pride Minsk pride.gaybelarus.by October 1999

Belgium Belgium[edit]

World Outgames Antwerp 2013 Antwerp www.woga2013.org August 2013
Belgian Lesbian and Gay Pride Brussels www.blgp.be May
Belgian LeatherPride Antwerp www.leatherpride.be Januari
NaviGAYtion Antwerp www.navigaytion.be June
AntwerpPride Antwerp www.antwerppride.com June
EuroGames Antwerp 2007.eurogames.info 12–15 July 2007
Swim for Life Brussels www.swimforlife.be November 1996
Brussels Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Brussels www.glb.org January 1986
Pink Screens Brussels www.pinkscreens.org October 2002[1]

Bulgaria Bulgaria[edit]

Sofia Pride Sofia www.gaypride-bg.com June 2008-2013

Croatia Croatia[edit]

ZbeLeTron Zagreb www.zbeletron.org January–December 2009
Zagreb Pride Zagreb www.zagreb-pride.net June/July 2002
Split Pride Split www.split-pride.net June 2011
Queer Zagreb Zagreb www.queer.hr April/May 2003-2012
Queer Split Split www.queer.hr TBA 2012
L-Fest Zagreb www.kontra.hr November 2010

Czech Republic Czech Republic[edit]

Prague Pride Prague www.praguepride.com August 2011
Queer Parade Brno www.queerparade.cz June 2008
Mezipatra Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Prague www.mezipatra.cz November 2000
Queer Pride Parade and Festival Tábor www.queerprideparadetabor.cz June 2009

Cyprus Cyprus[edit]

Cyprus Pride Nicosia [3] May 31

Denmark Denmark[edit]

Copenhagen Pride Copenhagen www.copenhagenpride.dk August
MIX Copenhagen - LesbianGayBiTrans Film Festival Copenhagen www.mixcopenhagen.dk October 1985
Aarhus Pride Aarhus www.aarhuspride.dk June 2012

Estonia Estonia[edit]

Tallinn Pride Tallinn www.pride.ee August 2004

Finland Finland[edit]

Helsinki Pride Helsinki www.helsinkipride.fi July
Regnbågshelgen: festival for Swedish speaking Finns Helsinki Organiser:Regnbågsankan (Spring) Autumn from 2011 onwards
TransHelsinki Helsinki www.transtukipiste.fi November
Vinokino film festival Turku, Helsinki, Tampere, Oulu, Jyväskylä www.vinokino.fi Autumn

France France[edit]

In&Out Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur www.lesouvreurs.fr April–May 2009
Grenoble International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Grenoble, Isère www.vuesdenface.com April
Gay Pride Lorraine Metz, Lorraine www.gaypridelorraine.free.fr March
Snowpride Tignes, France www.europeansnowpride.com/ March
Gay Pride Lyon Lyon, Rhône-Alpes www.fierte.net June
HappyGaySkiWeek Avoriaz www.happygayholidays.com
L'Existrans Paris www.asbfrance.org October
Lesbian & Gay Pride Bordeaux Bordeaux www.lgpbordeaux.net June
Lesbian & Gay Pride Lille Lille www.lgplille.org
Lesbian & Gay Pride Montpellier Montpellier www.montpelliergay.com
Gay Cirkus Avignon Avignon www.gaycirkus-avignon.com June
Lesbian & Gay Pride région Centre Tours www.lgpregioncentre.org May 2006
Marseille Pride Marseille www.marseillepride.org July
Paris Pride Paris www.inter-lgbt.org June
Solidays Paris www.solidarite-sida.org July

Germany Germany[edit]

Teddy Award Berlin http://news.teddyaward.tv February 1987
Easter in Berlin (Leather Pride) Berlin www.blf.de March or April 1974
German Mr. Leather Berlin www.blf.de March or April 1998
Bearversions Berlin Berlin www.spreebaeren.de April 1999
Lesbian and Gay City Festival Berlin www.regenbogenfonds.de June 1993
Berlin Pride CSD Berlin Berlin www.csd-berlin.de June 1979
Kreuzberg Pride Transgenialer CSD Berlin http://transgenialercsd.de June 1998
Gay Night at the Zoo Berlin www.gay-night-at-the-zoo.de August 2005
Friedrichshain Gay & Lesbian Park Party Berlin www.parkfest-friedrichshain.de August 1998
Folsom Europe Street Fair Berlin www.folsom-europe.info September 2003
International Gay Rubber Weekend Berlin www.blf.de September 1998
Hustlaball Berlin www.hustlaball.de/ October 2003
Wigstöckel Transgender Event Berlin www.wigstoeckel.com October 1995
International Gay Skinhead Weekend Berlin www.blf.de November 1997
Sylvester on Mehringdamm Berlin www.aha-berlin.de December
Christopher Street Day Dresden, Saxony www.csd-sachsen.de June
Christopher Street Day Leipzig www.csd-leipzig.de July 2004
Christopher Street Day Munich www.csd-munich.de July
International German Bear Pride Cologne, North Rhine Westphalia www.bearscologne.de May
Cologne Leather Pride Cologne, North Rhine Westphalia www.rheinfetisch.de May – June
Fantasypride Cologne, North Rhine Westphalia www.fantasypride.de June
Cologne Pride Cologne, North Rhine Westphalia www.colognepride.de July
Gay Games Cologne 2010 Cologne, North Rhine Westphalia www.games-cologne.com July – August 2010
The Night of Lights / Die Nacht der Lichter Cologne, North Rhine Westphalia www.nachtderlichter.de November – December
Schwule Filmwoche Freiburg Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg www.schwule-filmwoche.de April/May
Come-Together-Cup Berlin, Cologne & Essen www.come-together-cup.de June
Frankfurt Gay Pride Frankfurt frankfurt.gay-web.de/csd/ July
Gay Oktoberfest at Bräurosi Munich, Bavaria www.mlc-muenchen.de September
Hamburg Pride Hamburg www.hamburgpride.com August 1980
Hamburg Leatherparty (Hamburg Ledertreffen) Hamburg www.msc-hamburg.eu/ August 1973
Hamburg Queer Film Festival Hamburg www.heinfiete.de October 1994
Festival at Pulverteich Hamburg www.lsf-hamburg.de/
Run For More Time Frankfurt am Main, Hesse www.lauf-fuer-mehr-zeit.de September
Verzaubert Queer Film Festival Berlin, Munich, Bavaria, Frankfurt & Cologne www.verzaubertfilmfest.com November
Christopher Street Day Stuttgart www.csd-stuttgart.de/ July – August

Greece Greece[edit]

Ryana 2013 Rhodes Island www.ryana.org July 18–22 2013
Ryana 2013 Rhodes Island www.ryana.org July 25–29 2013
Athens Pride Athens www.athenspride.eu early June 2005
Thessaloniki Pride Thessaloniki www.thessalonikipride.com mid June 2012
OUTVIEW film festival Athens www.outview.gr 18–28 April 2013
Homotopia Thessaloniki Homotopia (Facebook page) May 2010
XLSIOR Festival Mykonos Island www.xlsiorfestival.com August 24–28 2011
Skiathos Gay Culture Festival Skiathos Island www.skiathosgay.com July 12–15 2012

Hungary Hungary[edit]

Budapest Gay Dignity Procession Budapest www.budapestpride.hu June – July 1997

Iceland Iceland[edit]

Reykjavík Gay Pride Reykjavík www.gaypride.is August 1999
Rainbow Reykjavík Reykjavík www.rainbowreykjavik.com January LGBT winter festival
Bears on Ice Reykjavík www.bearsonice.org September Bear festival
Pink December Reykjavík www.pinkiceland.is December Pink Iceland's LGBT winter festival
Pink Party Reykjavík www.pinkiceland.is All year round Pink Iceland's legendary GAY PARTY in Iceland

Republic of Ireland Ireland[edit]

Belfast Pride Belfast www.belfastpride.com End July 1991
Cork Pride Cork www.corkpride.com End May – June 2005
Alternative Miss Cork Cork www.gaycork.com Feb
Dublin Pride Dublin www.dublinpride.ie June 1983
GAZE - Dublin Lesbian & Gay Film Festival Dublin www.gaze.ie late July–early August 1992
Galway Gay Pride Galway www.amachlgbt.com 3rd week in August
Limerick Gay Pride Limerick www.gaylimerick.comwww.limerickpride.ie August 2005
OUT For The Weekend Kilkenny www.OUTForTheWeekend.ie End of August
Waterford Gay Pride Waterford waterfordpride.com August 200?
International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival Dublin www.gaytheatre.ie May 2004
Mr Gay Ireland Dublin http://www.mrgayireland.ie October 2005
Sligo Gay Pride smallest pride parade city in the world Sligo www.northwestprideireland.com August 2006
Alternative Miss Ireland Dublin www.alternativemissireland.com March 1987
Kerry Festival of Pride - Kerry Pride Tralee www.kerrypride.ie May 2013

Italy Italy[edit]

European Gay Ski Week Pila, Valle d'Aosta www.alternative-holidays.com March
Gay Open Tennis Milan, Lombardy www.atomoitalia.org September
Friendly Versilia Torre del Lago, Tuscany www.friendlyversilia.it April – September 1999
Gay Village, Italy Rome, Lazio www.gayvillage.it June – September
International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Torino, Piedmont www.turinglfilmfestival.com April
Milan Pride Milan, Lombardy www.pridemilano.org June
Rome Pride Rome, Lazio www.romapride.it June 2000
Catacombs - Leather Weekend Rome, Lazio www.lcroma.com December 2000
Catania Pride Catania, Sicily last week in June
Torino Pride Turin www.torinopride2006.it
Palermo pride Palermo, Sicily www.palermopride.it May/June

Latvia Latvia[edit]

Riga Pride and Friendship Days Riga www.mozaika.lv
Baltic Pride Riga www.balticpride.eu May 15–17 2009

Lithuania Lithuania[edit]

Baltic Pride Vilnius www.balticpride.eu May 5–8 2010

Luxembourg Luxembourg[edit]

Gay Mat Luxembourg www.gaymat.lu 2nd Saturday in July 1996

Malta Malta[edit]

Malta Pride Week Valletta www.maltagayrights.org 2004

Montenegro Montenegro[edit]

Montenegro Pride Podgorica www.queermontenegro.org 21. October 2013
International queer film festival 'Merlinka' Podgorica www.merlinka.com May 2014

Moldova Moldova[edit]

Moldova Lesbian and Gay Pride Chişinău www.gay.md

Netherlands Netherlands[edit]

Amsterdam Gay Pride Amsterdam, North Holland www.amsterdampride.com August
Leather Pride Amsterdam, North Holland www.leatherpride.nl November
The Midsummer Canal Festival Utrecht, Utrecht www.midzomergracht.nl June
The Pink Kermis (Roze Maandag/Pink Monday) Tilburg, North Brabant http://www.kermistilburg.nl/ July
Pinkster Tennis Tournament Amsterdam, North Holland www.smashing-pink.nl May
White Party Amsterdam, North Holland www.riedijkproductions.com
Pink Christmas Amsterdam, North Holland [4]

Norway Norway[edit]

Bergen Pride Bergen www.bergengaypride.com
International Gay and Lesbian Filmfestival Oslo www.oglff.org June 1990
Skeive dager Oslo www.skeivedager.no June
Stavanger på skeivå Stavanger www.skeiva.no September
Raballder Cup Oslo www.raballdercup.com March

Poland Poland[edit]

Kraków Gay & Lesbian Culture Festival Kraków http://kulturadlatolerancji.org/ April 2004
Poznań Days of Equality and Tolerance Poznań http://www.dnirownosci.pl/ November 2004
Equality Parade Warsaw www.paradarownosci.eu May or June 2001
Wrocław Festival of Equal Rights Wrocław wroclawfestiwalrownychpraw.pl October 2009
Marathon of Equality Łódź fabrykarownosci.com April 2011

Portugal Portugal[edit]

Coimbra LGBT Pride Parade Coimbra www.marcha-coimbra.org May 17 2010
Lisbon Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Lisbon, Estremadura www.lisbonfilmfest.org September
Lisbon LGBT Pride Parade Lisbon, Estremadura www.portugalpride.org June
Arraial Pride Party Lisbon, Estremadura www.ilga-portugal.pt June
Porto Pride Party Porto www.portopride.org July (2nd weekend)
Porto LGBT Pride Parade Porto www.orgulhoporto.org July (2nd weekend)
Pride Azores Azores Islands www.prideazores.com August 28 to September 2

Romania Romania[edit]

GayFest Bucharest www.gay-fest.ro May/June 2004
Gay Film Nights Cluj-Napoca www.beanangel.ro September/ October 2004
Miss Travesty Romania Cluj-Napoca www.miss.beanangel.ro May 2005

Russia Russia[edit]

Moscow Pride Moscow www.moscowpride.ru May 2006
International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival «Side by Side» Saint Petersburg www.bok-o-bok.ru October 2008

Serbia Serbia[edit]

Belgrade Pride Belgrade [parada.rs] 2001
Queer Belgrade Festival Belgrade www.queerbeograd.org October 2004
Merlinka Queer Film Festival Belgrade merlinka.com December 2009

Slovakia Slovakia[edit]

Dúhový Pride Bratislava www.duhovypride.sk May/June 2010
Filmový festival inakosti Bratislava www.ffi.sk September/October 2007

Slovenia Slovenia[edit]

Ljubljana Pride Ljubljana www.ljubljanapride.org July 2001
Ljubljana Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Ljubljana www.ljudmila.org December 1984

Spain Spain[edit]

Sitges Gay Carnival Sitges www.sitgesgaycarnival.com February
Sitges Gay Pride Sitges www.gaysitgespride.com July 9–13
Bearcelona Barcelona www.bearcelona.org March
Barcelona Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Barcelona, Catalonia www.gaybarcelona.net July
Carnival Maspalomas Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands www.maspalomas.com March
Gay Pride Maspalomas Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands www.gaypridemaspalomas.com May
Gay Pride Valencia Valencia www.lambdavalencia.org June
Ibiza Gay Pride Ibiza www.ibizapride.net June
Pride Barcelona Barcelona www.pridebarcelona.org June 2009
Loveball Festival Barcelona www.loveball.info August
Madrid Gay Pride Madrid www.madoweb.com
LesGaiCineMad Madrid www.lesgaicinemad.com
Mr. Gay Spain Madrid www.mrgaypride.es 2008
Mad.Bear Madrid www.madbear.org
Maspalomas Pride Maspalomas, Canary Islands www.gaypridemaspalomas.com May
Sleazy Madrid Madrid www.sleazymadrid.com April
Circuit Festival Barcelona www.circuitfestival.net August
OlaGirls, the Lesbian Mediterranean Getaway Calpe, Alicante www.olagirls.com June

Sweden Sweden[edit]

Mr Gay Sweden Stockholm www.qx.se 1999
Stockholm Gay Skinhead Week Stockholm www.gayskin.se
Stockholm Pride Stockholm www.stockholmpride.org 1998
Baltic Battle Stockholm www.balticbattle.se/ September 1977
Regnbågsfestivalen Malmö www.rfsl.se 1995
West Pride Gothenburg http://westpride.se/ 2007
International Swedish Gay Camp Swedish nature site, close to the Baltic Sea www.gaycamp.se July since 1983
Jönköping Qom Ut Jönköping www.qomut.se May - July 2013

Switzerland Switzerland[edit]

Arosa Gay Ski Week Arosa, Graubünden www.arosa-gayskiweek.com January 2005
Pride 2013 Fribourg Fribourg www.pride2013.ch June 22, 2013
Jungle Gay Mousse Party Lausanne www.gay-party.com July 31 1993
Zurich Pride Festival Zurich www.zurichpridefestival.ch June 8, 2013

Turkey Turkey[edit]

AFM International Independent Film Festival Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir www.ifistanbul.com January 2002
Lambda Istanbul Pride Week Istanbul www.lambdaistanbul.org/ June 2003
International Meeting Against Homophobia Ankara www.kaosgl.org May 2007
Baki Koşar Combating Hate Crimes Week Izmir www.siyahpembe.org February 2009
Trans Pride Week March Istanbul www.istanbul-lgbtt.net June 2010
LuBUnya Film Week Istanbul lubunyabogazici.blogspot.com December 2010
Kuirfest Ankara festival.pembehayat.org January 2012

United Kingdom United Kingdom[edit]

Bear Pride London London, England www.bearpride.co.uk May 2007
Belfast Pride Belfast, Northern Ireland www.belfastpride.com August 1991
Birmingham Pride Birmingham, England www.birminghampride.com May
Birmingham Pride Ball Birmingham, England www.prideball.co.uk March
Blackpool Pride Blackpool, England www.prideblackpool.com May/June 2006
Bourne Free Pride Festival Bournemouth, England www.bournefree.co.uk 11–13 July 2008 2003
Brighton Pride Brighton, England www.brightonpride.org August
Bristol Pride Bristol, England www.pridebristol.co.uk July 2010
Cardiff Mardi Gras Cardiff, Wales www.cardiffmardigras.co.uk September
Doncaster Pride Doncaster, Yorkshire, England www.doncasterpride.co.uk 16 August 2009
Exeter Pride Exeter, Devon, England www.exeterpride.co.uk Early Spring 2008
The London Drag Olympics London, England www.thewayoutclub.com April
Foyle Pride Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland [5] August 1993
Glasgay! Festival LGBT Arts Festival Glasgow, Scotland www.glasgay.co.uk October
Homotopia Liverpool, England www.homotopia.net November
Huddersfield Pink Picnic Castle Hill, Huddersfield www.thepinkpicnic.co.uk July 1986
Hull Pride Hull, England www.hullpride.org.uk
Leeds Pride Leeds, England www.leedspride.com First Sunday in August. 2004
Leicester Pride Leicester, England www.leicestergaypride.co.uk
Cardiff Lesbian & Gay Ball Cardiff, Wales www.gaywales.co.uk May
Lincolnshire Pride Lincoln, England www.lincolnshirepride.com July 2006
Liverpool Pride Liverpool, England www.liverpoolpride.co.uk August 7 2010
London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival London, England www.llgff.org.uk March 1986
London Community Pride London, England www.pridelondon.org.uk June
London Community Pride Parade & Rally London, England www.pridelondon.org.uk July
Manchester Pride Manchester, England www.manchesterpride.com August Bank Holiday
SuperGay Middlesbrough, England visitmiddlesbrough.com September 2007
Mr Gay UK Blackpool, England mrgayuk.co.uk May–July 1993
Mr Gay Wales Cardiff, Wales mrgaywales.com May–July 2005
National Student Pride United Kingdom www.studentpride.co.uk March 2005
Northern Pride Newcastle upon Tyne, England www.npride.org.uk 17 July 2010
Nottingham Pride Nottingham, England www.nottinghampride.co.uk July 1999
Outsiders LGBT Film Festival Liverpool, England www.outsidersfilmfestival.com Monthly (Main festival in October) 2004
Oxford Pride Oxford, England www.oxford-pride.org.uk July 2003
Cambridge Pink Festival Cambridge, England www.pinkfestival.com
Pride in Aberdeen Aberdeen, Scotland www.prideinaberdeen.org.uk
Pride of Canterbury (LGBT pride event) Thanet, England www.prideofcanterbury.org.uk
Pride London London, England www.pridelondon.org
Pride Glasgow Glasgow, Scotland www.prideglasgow.co.uk August 30, 2008
Pride Scotia Edinburgh, Scotland www.pride-scotia.org Early summer, alternates bi-annually between Edinburgh and Glasgow
Queer Contact Manchester, England / www.contactmcr.com/queercontact Annual festival each Feb, events throughout year 2009
Rainbow Film Festival - Shropshire Lesbian and Gay Film Festival Shrewsbury, Shropshire www.rainbowfilmfestival.org.uk October 2006
Reading Pride Reading, England www.readingpride.co.uk September
Plymouth Pride Event Plymouth, England www.plymouthprideevent.co.uk July 7 2007
Soho Pride London, England www.sohopride.net August
Sparkle (transgender celebration) Manchester, England www.sparkle.org.uk June / July 2005
Stoke Pride Stoke-on-Trent, England www.gaystoke.org.uk August 2011
Suffolk Pride Ipswich, England www.Suffolklgbtnetwork.org.uk/SuffolkPride 2009
Swansea Pride Swansea, Wales www.swanseapride.com Last Saturday in June 2009
Swindon & Wiltshire Pride Swindon, Wiltshire www.swindonpride.com First Saturday in August 2008
Thanet Pride Thanet, England www.thanetpride.co.uk
York Pride York, England www.yorkpride.org.uk 1 June 2013 2002
UK Black Pride London, England www.ukblackpride.org.uk August 2006
GFest – gayWise LGBT Arts Festival London, England www.gayWiseFestival.org.uk November 2006
Southwest Pride Weston Super Mare, Somerset [6][www.facebook.com/southwestpride2012] July 20 - July 21 2012
north Wales Pride Hendre hall, BANGOR, Gwynedd [7] October 5 - October 7 2012
We Are: Proud Bristol, England www.wearefest.com July 7 - July 14 2012
Wolverhampton and Black Country Pride Wolverhampton, England www.wbcpride.co.uk July 28 2013

North America[edit]

September 12–14, 2014

LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start

Canada Canada[edit]

AIDS Walk for Life National www.aidswalkforlife.ca September 1996 (Vancouver 1986)
Bal en Blanc Montreal, Quebec www.bbcm.org Easter Sunday
Black and Blue Festival Montreal, Quebec www.bbcm.org October
Canadian Rockies International Rodeo Calgary, Alberta June
Capital Pride Ottawa, Ontario www.capitalpride.ca
Calgary Pride Calgary, Alberta www.pridecalgary.ca
Divers/Cité Montreal, Quebec www.diverscite.org Last week of July
Edmonton Pride Edmonton, Alberta www.edmontonpride.ca
Fairy Tales International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Calgary, Alberta 1999
Fierté Montréal Montreal, Quebec www.fiertemontrealpride.com Mid August
Friends for Life Bike Rally Toronto to Montreal www.bikerally.org July
Guelph Pride Guelph, Ontario www.guelphpride.com First full week of May 2003
Halifax Pride Week Halifax, Nova Scotia gay.hfxns.org/PrideWeek July
Hot & Dry Weekend Montreal, Quebec www.bbcm.org May
image+nation Montreal, Quebec www.image-nation.org November
Inside Out Film and Video Festival Toronto, Ontario www.insideout.on.ca
Leather Ball Toronto, Ontario www.torontoleatherpride.ca August
Lethbridge Pride Fest Lethbridge, Alberta www.lethbridgepridefest.com June 2009
London Lesbian Film Festival London, Ontario www.llff.ca
Mr. Leather Ottawa Ottawa, Ontario www.mrleatherottawa.ca November
Mr. Vancouver Leather Vancouver, British Columbia www.vancouverleather.com November
New West Pride New Westminster, BC www.newwestpride.ca August August 2010
Pride Week Toronto, Ontario www.pridetoronto.com Last week of June 1969
Pride London Festival London, Ontario www.pridelondon.ca
Prism Toronto Toronto, Ontario www.prismtoronto.com June (same weekend as Toronto Pride)
Rapture: Vancouver Vancouver, British Columbia www.tfdpresents.com July (same weekend as Vancouver Pride)
Reel Pride Winnipeg, Manitoba www.reelpride.org October 1987
Queen City Pride Regina, Saskatchewan www.queencitypride.ca June 1990
Queer Arts Festival Vancouver, British Columbia 1998
Queer Beer Festival Toronto, Ontario August 2011
Saskatoon Pride Saskatoon, Saskatchewan www.saskatoonpride.ca June
Sudbury Pride Greater Sudbury, Ontario www.sudburypride.ca July/August 1997
Toronto Bound Weekend Toronto, Ontario www.torontoleatherpride.ca Last weekend in November
Toronto Leather Pride Toronto, Ontario www.torontoleatherpride.ca Second Weekend of August
tri-Pride Region of Waterloo, Ontario www.tri-pride.ca June 1990
Twist Week End Montreal, Quebec www.bbcm.org July
Vancouver Pride Festival Vancouver, British Columbia www.vancouverpride.ca July
Vancouver Queer Film & Video Festival Vancouver, British Columbia www.outonscreen.com August
Victoria Pride Festival Victoria, British Columbia www.victoriapridesociety.org July 1994[2]
Windsor Pride Windsor, Ontario www.windsorpride.com
Winnipeg Pride Winnipeg, Manitoba www.gaypridewinnipeg.com June 1987
Winter Pride Guelph, Ontario www.guelphpride.com February 2013

Mexico Mexico[edit]

Cancún International Gay Festival Cancún, Quintana Roo www.cancungayfestival.com May
Latin Fever Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco www.willgorges.com November
Vallarta Pride Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco www.vallartapride.com May
Marcha del Orgullo LGBTT Mexico City www.orgullolgbt.info June

Puerto Rico Puerto Rico[edit]

Boquerón Pride Boquerón June
San Juan Pride San Juan June
Puerto Rico Queer Filmfest San Juan November

United States United States[edit]

AIDS Walk Fort Lauderdale Ft. Lauderdale, Florida www.aidswalk.net April
AIDS Walk Miami Miami, Florida www.kintera.org April 1989
AIDS Walk New York New York City, New York www.aidswalk.net May 1986
Albany Pride Albany, New York [8] June 1998
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Albuquerque Pride Albuquerque, New Mexico www.abqpride.com June
Aqua Girl Miami, FL www.aquafoundation.org May
Atlanta Black Pride Atlanta, Georgia atlantablackpride.com September, Labor Day Weekend
Atlanta Out on Film gay film festival Atlanta, Georgia outonfilm.org October
Atlanta Pride Atlanta, Georgia atlantapride.org October 1971
Atlantic Stampede Rodeo Gaithersburg, Maryland www.asgra.org September
Augusta Pride Augusta, Georgia prideaugusta.org June 2010
Austin International Drag Festival Austin, Texas www.austindragfest.org May 1–3, 2015 2015
Austin Pride Parade Austin, Texas www.austinprideparade.org June
Baltimore Pride Baltimore, Maryland baltimorepride.org June
Bear Invasion Washington, D.C. www.bearinvasion.com August
Bellingham Pride Bellingham, Washington www.bhampride.org July 2001
Blue Ball Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.blueballphilly.com May
Boise Pride Boise, Idaho www.boisepride.org August
Bronx Pride Bronx, New York bronxpride.org June
Brooklyn Pride Brooklyn, New York www.brooklynpride.org June
Boston Pride Boston, Massachusetts www.bostonpride.org June
Capital Pride Washington, D.C. www.capitalpride.org June 1975
Capital City Pride Olympia, Washington www.capitalcitypride.net June 1991
Cedar Rapids Pridefest Cedar Rapids, Iowa www.crglrc.org June 1997
Celebration of Courage New York, New York [9] March 15, 2010
Celebration of Courage San Francisco, California [10] March 18, 2010
Central New York Pride Syracuse, New York www.cnypride.org June (see our site for exact date) 1996
Charlotte Pridefest Charlotte, North Carolina www.pridecharlotte.com July
Charleston Pride Festival Charleston, South Carolina 2010
Cherry Weekend Washington, D.C. www.cherryfund.org June
Chesapeake Pride Festival Edgewater, Maryland www.chesapeakepridefestival.org August (next is August 7. 2010) 2006
Chicago Bear Pride Chicago, Illinois www.glbears.com May
Chicago Pride Parade Chicago, Illinois www.chicagopridecalendar.org June 1970
Christopher Street West West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California www.lapride.org June 1970
Circle City IN Pride Indianapolis, Indiana www.circlecityinpride.org June 1988
Cleveland Pride Cleveland, Ohio www.clevelandpride.org June
Cleveland Black Pride, BGP Cleveland, Ohio www.bgpcleveland.com August
Colorado Springs PrideFest Colorado Springs, CO http://www.ppglcc.org July (3rd weekend) 1990
Colors Light San Diego Rodeo San Diego, California www.sandiegorodeo.com June
Colossus Weekend San Francisco, California www.guspresents.com June
Columbus Pride Columbus, Ohio www.columbuspride.org June 18–20 1981
Come Out With Pride Orlando, Florida www.mbaorlando.org October 2004
Connecticut LGBT Film Festival Hartford, Connecticut www.outfilmct.org May–June 1988
Dallas Pride Dallas, Texas www.dallasprideparade.com September 1972
Dallas Black Pride Dallas, Texas www.dallassouthernpride.com October 1996
DC Black Pride Washington, D.C. www.dcblackpride.org May 1991
Delaware Pride Rehoboth Beach, Delaware www.delawarepride.org June
Dinah Shore Weekend Palm Springs, California www.dinahshoreweekend.com March/April 1987
East-Central Minnesota Pride Pine City, Minnesota www.eastcentralminnesotapride.com June 1, 2014 (10th Anniv.) 2005
Equality Forum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.equalityforum.com May–June
Eugene/Springfield Pride Eugene, Oregon www.eugenepride.org Second Saturday in August 1981
Evolve Vegas NYE Las Vegas www.EvolveVegasNYE.com December, New Year's Eve 2014
Fantasia Fair Provincetown, Massachusetts www.fantasiafair.org October
Fantasy Fest Key West, Florida www.fantasyfest.net October
FilmOut San Diego San Diego, California www.filmoutsandiego.com April
Folsom Street East New York City, New York www.folsomstreeteast.org June 1997
Folsom Street Fair San Francisco, California www.folsomstreetfair.com September
Frameline San Francisco, California www.frameline.org June
Ft. Wayne Pride Ft. Wayne, Indiana www.fortwaynepride.org July
Kokomo Pride Kokomo, Indiana June 2014
Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Miami, Florida www.miamigaylesbianfilm.com April
Gay Days at Walt Disney World Orlando, Florida www.gaydays.com June 1991
Gay Easter Parade New Orleans, Louisiana www.gayeasterparade.com March
Gay Mardi Gras New Orleans, Louisiana www.gaymardigras.net February
Gay Spring Break Key West, Florida www.gayspringbreak.org February–April
Houston Gay Rodeo Houston, Texas www.tgra.org October
Halloween New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana www.gayhalloween.com October
Harlem Pride Harlem, New York www.harlempride.org June 2010
Headdress Ball Key West, Florida headdressballkeywest.
homestead.com
October
Heritage of Pride New York City, New York www.hopinc.org June 1970
Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival Honolulu, Hawaii www.hglcf.org May 1989
Houston Pride Houston, Texas www.pridehouston.org June 1979
Houston Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Houston, Texas www.q-fest.org September 1997
Idapalooza Fruit Jam Tennessee rural music & arts festival for radical queers www.planetida.com early June unknown
Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival Indianapolis, Indiana www.indylgbtfilmfest.com November 2000
International Bear Convergence Palm Springs, California www.ibc-ps.com February
International Bear Rendezvous San Francisco, California www.bosf.org February
International Gay & Lesbian Festival Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.phillyfests.com July
International Gay & Lesbian Film Fest Tampa, Florida www.tiglff.com October
International Mister Leather Chicago, Illinois www.imrl.com May 1979
International Ms. Leather San Francisco, California www.imsl.org April 1987
JAX Pride Jacksonville, Florida www.rivercitypride.com/ October 1978
Jersey Pride Asbury Park, New Jersey www.jerseypride.org June
Jersey City Pride Jersey City, New Jersey www.jclgo.org August
Kalamazoo Pride Kalamazoo, Michigan www.kalamazoopride.com June 2007
Kansas City Pride Kansas City, Missouri www.gaypridekc.com/index_main.php June
KinkFest Portland, Oregon www.kinkfest.org March
LA Bear Quake Los Angeles, California www.bearquake.com July
Lake Tahoe Winterfest Lake Tahoe (Nevada) www.LakeTahoeWinterFest.com March
Las Vegas Pride Las Vegas, Nevada www.lasvegaspride.org May 1983
Lazy Bear Weekend Guerneville, California www.lazybearweekend.com July
Liberty Open New York City www.metrotennisgroup.com July
Louisiana Queer Conference Baton Rouge, Louisiana www.laqueerconference.com April 2011
Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Long Beach, California www.longbeachpride.com May 1983
Long Island Pride Huntington, New York liprideparade.com
Los Angeles Pride / Christopher Street West West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California www.lapride.org June 1970
Los Angeles / Valley Pride Studio City, Los Angeles, California www.lavalleypride.org October 2000
LUEY Weekend Houston, Texas www.lueyweekend.com March 1973
Madison Pride and MAGIC Picnic Madison, Wisconsin www.madisonpride.org
Memorial Day Pensacola Beach Pride Pensacola, Florida www.memorialweekendpensacola.com www.gaydaypensacola.com May
Miami Beach Gay Pride South Beach, Florida [11] April 2009
Michigan Lesbian and Gay ComedyFest Dearborn, Michigan www.comedyfest.org March
Mid-Atlantic Leather Weekend Washington, D.C. www.leatherweekend.com Mid-January (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend) 1985
Mid-South Pride Memphis, Tennessee www.midsouthpride.org
Milwaukee LGBT Film & Video Festival Milwaukee, Wisconsin www4.uwm.edu September
Minnesota AIDS Walk Minneapolis, Minnesota www.minnesotaaidswalk.org May 1987
Mix NYC New York City www.mixnyc.org April
Modesto Pride Modesto, California www.spcpride.org September
MondoHomo Dirty South Atlanta, Georgia Alternative queer music, arts & culture festival over Memorial Day weekend www.mondohomo.com May
Montana Pride Montana (rotates annually among major Montana towns) www.qnewsmontana.com June
Pride of Monterey County, Inc. Monterey, California www.montereypride.org July
Motor City Pride Detroit, Michigan www.motorcitypride.org Second Sunday in June
Nashville Pride Nashville, Tennessee www.nashvillepride.org June 20 1988
National Queer Arts Festival San Francisco www.queerculturalcenter.org June 1998
NewFest - NY LGBT Film Festival New York City, New York www.newfest.org End of May – June
New York City Pride New York City, New York www.nycpride.org June 1969
New Orleans Weekend For Ladies New Orleans, Louisiana www.neworleansforladies.com Fourth of July Weekend Friday – Sunday Thanksgiving Weekend Friday – Sunday 2008
North Carolina Pride Durham, North Carolina www.ncpride.org September 1981
Northampton Pride Northampton, Massachusetts www.northamptonpride.org May
Octobearfest Denver, Colorado www.octobearfest.org October
Oklahoma City Pride Oklahoma City, Oklahoma www.okcpride.com June 1988
Orlando Black Pride Orlando, Florida www.orlandoblackpride.com May 2002
Orlando Bear Bash Orlando, Florida www.orlandobearbash.com September 2010
OutBoard: Gay and Lesbian Snowboarding Event Crested Butte, Colorado www.outboard.org March
OutFest Ann Arbor, Michigan August
OUTfest Lafayette, Indiana www.pridelafayette.org August 2008
Outfest Los Angeles, California www.outfest.org July
OutFest Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.phillypride.org October
Out Takes Dallas Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Dallas, Texas www.outtakesdallas.org November 1999
Palm Springs Pride Palm Springs, California www.pspride.org November
Palm Springs Summer Splash Palm Springs, California www.palmspringssummersplash.com June through August
Palouse Pride Moscow, Idaho www.myspace.com August
Philly Black Gay Pride Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.phillyblackpride.org April 1999
Philly Pride Parade & Festival Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.phillypride.org June
Phoenix Pride Phoenix, Arizona wwww.phoenixpride.org April 1981
Pines Party Fire Island, New York www.fipines.com July
Pittsburgh Pride Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania www.pittsburghpride.org June
PlayBoi Party Tucson, Arizona www.playboiparty.com Monthly
PrideFest Denver, Colorado www.pridefestdenver.org
Pridefest Fort Lauderdale Ft. Lauderdale, Florida www.pridesouthflorida.org March 1978
PrideFest Milwaukee Milwaukee, Wisconsin www.pridefest.com June
Pride Fest Bismarck, North Dakota and Mandan, North Dakota www.dakotaoutright.org Mid-summer
Pride Festival of Central PA Harrisburg, Pennsylvania www.centralpapridefestival.com Last weekend in July 1992
Pride in the Desert Tucson, Arizona www.tucsonpride.org Third Saturday in October
Pride Northwest Portland, Oregon www.pridenw.org June
Pure Heat Atlanta Pride Weekend Atlanta, Georgia atlantaprideweekend.com Labor Day Weekend, Thursday through Tuesday 2006
Purple Party Weekend Dallas, Texas purplefoundation.org May 2001
Rainbow Rampage Seattle to San Francisco www.rainbowrampage.com September
Rainbow Pride of West Virginia Charleston, West Virginia www.pridewv.org June 1996
Reel Affirmations LGBT Film Festival Washington, D.C. www.reelaffirmations.org October 1992
Reel Pride Film Festival Royal Oak, Michigan www.reelpridemichigan.org October
Reno Pride Reno, Nevada www.renogaypride.com August 1997
Rhode Island Pride Festival & Parade Providence, Rhode Island www.PrideRI.com June 1976
Rites of Spring Parties Birmingham, Alabama www.ritesofspring.org April
Sacramento Pride Festival & Parade Sacramento, California www.SacramentoPride.org June 1985
Salisbury Pride Salisbury, North Carolina [12] June 2011
Salinas Valley Pride Parade Salinas, California www.myspace.com August 2007
San Diego Pride San Diego, California www.sandiegopride.org July 1974
San Diego North County Pride Carlsbad, California www.northcountypride.com August 1978
San Francisco Pride San Francisco, California www.sfpride.org June 1970
San Jose Pride Parade & Festival San Jose, California www.sanjosepride.com June
Santa Cruz Pride Parade & Festival Santa Cruz, California www.diversitycenter.org June
Savannah Pride Savannah, Georgia www.savannahpride.org
Seattle Black Pride Seattle, Washington www.seattleblackpride.org July
Seattle Pride Seattle, Washington www.seattlepride.org June
Show Me Pride Kansas City, Missouri www.kansascitygaypride.org June 1–3
Sizzle Her Miami, Florida www.sizzleher.com Memorial Day Weekend May Thursday – Monday
Sizzle Miami Miami, Florida www.sizzlemiami.com Memorial Day Weekend May Thursday – Monday
South Carolina Pride Columbia, South Carolina www.scpride.org
Southeast Leatherfest Atlanta, Georgia www.seleatherfest.com June 2003
Southwest Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Albuquerque, New Mexico and Santa Fe, New Mexico www.closetcinema.org October 2003
Southern Decadence New Orleans, Louisiana www.southerndecadence.net Labor Day weekend (September)
South Georgia Pride Valdosta, Georgia [13] September Third Saturday of every year
Spokane Pride Spokane, Washington www.outspokane.org 2nd Saturday in June
St. Louis PrideFest St. Louis, Missouri www.pridestl.org June 1979
St. Pete Pride St. Petersburg, Florida www.stpetepride.com June 2003
Staten Island Pride Staten Island, New York www.myspace.com
Stargayzer Festival
 Austin, Texas
 [14]
Sunshine Stampede Rodeo Fort Lauderdale, Florida www.fgra.org April
Syracuse (CNY) Pride Syracuse, New York www.cnypride.org June
Texas Bear Round Up Dallas, Texas www.tbru.org March 1994
Tranny Fest San Francisco, California www.trannyfest.com June
Tropical Heat Key West Key West, Florida www.tropicalheatkw.com/ August
Tucson Pride Tucson, Arizona www.tucsonpride.org October
Twin Cities Pride Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota www.tcpride.org June 1972
Tulsa Pride Tulsa, Oklahoma www.tulsapride.org June 1982
United States Gay Open San Francisco, California www.gltf.org May
Utah Pride Festival Salt Lake City, Utah www.utahpride.org June 1977
Virginia - Gay Pride Virginia Richmond, Virginia gaypridevirginia.org September Yearly
White Party Week Miami, Florida www.whiteparty.org November 1985
White Party Week Palm Springs, California www.jeffreysanker.com April
Wichita Pride Festival & Parade Wichita, Kansas www.wichitapride.org September 1972
Winter Party South Beach, Florida www.winterparty.com March
WomenFest Key West, Florida www.womenfest.com September
Woof Fest Fort Lauderdale, Florida www.wooffest.com November
XL Weekend Seattle, Washington www.xlweekend.com September, Labor Day Weekend
Youth pride D.C. (youth pride event) Washington, D.C. www.youthpridedc.org May 1996

Oceania[edit]

LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start

Australia Australia[edit]

Queer Collaborations Varying States: 2012 in Adelaide www.qc2012.org July- 2012 will be at July 2-8th 2012 1991
Mardi Gras - Fair Day Sydney (Victoria Park) www.mardigras.org.au February (12 Feb 2012) 1980
Sydney Mardi Gras Oxford Street www.mardigras.org.au March (2 Mar 2013)[3] 1978
Mardi Gras - Party Sydney www.mardigras.org.au March (3 Mar 2012) 1978
Mardi Gras Film Festival Sydney www.queerscreen.com.au Feb-March
Mardi Gras - LGBTQI Festival Sydney www.mardigras.org.au Feb-March
Mardi Gras - Harbour Party Sydney Botanical Gardens www.mardigras.org.au February (25 Feb 2012)
Mardi Gras - Bondi Beach Drag Races Sydney (Bondi Beach) www.mardigras.org.au February
Mardi Gras - Pool Party Sydney www.mardigras.org.au March
Big Gay Weekend Oxford Street www.mardigras.org.au October Long Weekend 2011
Sleaze Ball Sydney www.mardigras.org.au Sept (on hold from 2010) 1982
Sydney Leather Pride Sydney www.sydneyleatherpride.org May
Alice Springs Festival Rainbow Picnic Alice Springs, Northern Territory www.aliceiswonderland.com September
Brisbane Pride Festival Brisbane www.pridebrisbane.org.au June 1990
Chillout Festival Daylesford, Victoria www.chilloutfestival.com.au March
Darwin Pride Darwin, Northern Territory www.darwinpride.com May
Feast Festival Adelaide www.feast.org.au November 1997
Adelaide Pride March Adelaide www.prideadelaide.org September 2003
Melbourne Queer Film Festival Melbourne www.melbournequeerfilm.com.au March (14-24 Mar 2013)[4] 1991
Melbourne Leather Festival Melbourne www.melbourneleatherfestival.org September 1995
Midsumma Melbourne www.midsumma.org.au January/February (13 Jan-3 Feb, 2013)[5] 1989
Perth Pride Festival Perth, Western Australia www.pridewa.asn.au September 1990
Pride March Victoria Melbourne www.pridemarch.com.au January/February
Coastout Coffs Harbour [15] October

New Zealand New Zealand[edit]

Christchurch Pride Week Christchurch www.nzaf.org.nz May
Hero Festival Auckland www.hero.org.nz February 1991
Auckland Pride Festival Auckland www.aucklandpridefestival.org.nz February 2013
Queen of The Whole Universe Auckland www.queenwholeuniverse.com November/ December 2003
Outtakes Gay Film Festival Auckland, Wellington, & Christchurch www.outtakes.org.nz May/June 1995
Queenstown Gay Ski Week Queenstown www.gayskiweeknz.com September 2003

South America[edit]

LGBT event Location Official website Occurs every Start

Argentina Argentina[edit]

Buenos Aires Pride Buenos Aires www.marchadelorgullo.org.ar November 1992
International Gay/Lesbian/Trans Film Festival in Argentina Buenos Aires www.diversa.com.ar October 2004

Brazil Brazil[edit]

Festival MixBrasil de Cinema e Video da Diversidade Sexual São Paulo São Paulo www.mixbrasil.com.br November
Parada do Orgulho GLBT de São Paulo (São Paulo Pride) São Paulo www.paradasp.org.br June 1996
Pride Parade Brasília Brasília, Distrito Federal www.mixbrasil.uol.com.br July
Pride Salvador Salvador, Bahia www.ggb.org.br June
Diversity Parade Florianópolis Florianópolis, Santa Catarina www.diversidadefloripa.com.br September
Pride Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro www.pageoneq.com October

Colombia Colombia[edit]

Marcha de la Ciudadania LGBT Bogotá, Colombia www.colombialgbt.com June 1996
Semana de la Diversidad Sexual y de Géneros Bogotá, Colombia [16] Octubre 2011

Peru Peru[edit]

Marcha de Orgullo Lima www.orgulloperu.net

Venezuela Venezuela[edit]

Caracas Pride Caracas www.lamdavenezuela.org May
Pride Maracaibo Maracaibo www.pridemaracaibo.com June 2010

See also[edit]

Pride parades[edit]

Lists of articles about LGBT events[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pink Screens Festival - Festivals and carnivals in Brussels". Eurostar. Retrieved 2010-10-18. "...since it was set up in 2002..." 
  2. ^ "12th annual Victoria Pride Day Parade & Festival – 2006". Tourismvictoria.com. 2013-11-23. Retrieved 2013-12-05. 
  3. ^ "Parade". Sydney Mardi Gras. Retrieved 13 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Call for Entries - MQFF 2013". Melbourne Queer Film Festival. 15 Aug 2012. Retrieved 13 November 2012. 
  5. ^ "Midsumma 2013 Festival Dates". Midsumma. Retrieved 13 November 2012. 

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