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Updated March 15, 2024

June 21 - 23, 2024

Prepare to dive headfirst into the fabulous and inclusive realm of Lisbon Pride, where the colors pop, the love flows, and the LGBTQ+ community takes center stage!

Spanning two distinct weekends, this vibrant extravaganza showcases the diversity, resilience, and joy of the LGBTQ+ community in the heart of Lisbon, Portugal. Mark your calendars for the unforgettable Lisbon Pride Parade (Marcha do Orgulho LGBT), which kicks off a week-long celebration, followed by the exhilarating pride festival on the final weekend. If you're looking for the perfect base to explore Lisbon's gay-friendly scene, Principe Real district is the place to be, offering excellent gay bars and the charming city streets.

Event Details

Join thousands of enthusiastic participants and allies as they flood the streets of Lisbon in a riot of colors, music, and exuberance during Lisbon Pride. This dazzling spectacle takes place on the first Saturday of the pride festivities, igniting the city with energy and empowering messages of love, equality, and acceptance. The parade winds its way through Lisbon's vibrant streets, showcasing vibrant floats, awe-inspiring costumes, and infectious enthusiasm. The joyful event not only celebrates the LGBTQ+ community but also raises awareness about important issues affecting the community worldwide.

Highlight of Pride

The pinnacle of Lisbon Pride, the Pride festival, takes place on the final weekend, culminating in a grand celebration of diversity and solidarity. Set in the iconic Terreiro do Paco, this remarkable gathering combines political rallies and jubilant parties, creating an extraordinary fusion of activism and revelry. Immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere as you explore a wide array of gay bars, delectable food stalls, and a dazzling stage lineup featuring internationally acclaimed DJs, mesmerizing dance acts, and special guest appearances. Arraial Pride promises an unforgettable experience that unites people from all walks of life under the rainbow flag.

Lisbon Gay Area

Lisbon's Bairro Alto and Principe Real neighborhoods serve as vibrant epicenters for the city's LGBTQ+ community, offering a thriving nightlife and clubbing scene. In these lively districts, you'll discover a myriad of welcoming gay bars, pulsating clubs, and inclusive venues where you can dance the night away or simply enjoy a relaxed evening with like-minded individuals. Principe Real district, in particular, is renowned for its exceptional gay bars, making it an ideal base for LGBTQ+ travelers during Lisbon Pride.

LGBTQ+ Bars in Lisbon

Try out these hot spots around Lisbon - TR3S Lisboa, Bar Espaço 40e1, Portas Lagras, Finalmente, and Purex.

Bisexual & Gay Saunas

For gay saunas and cruising spots - Trombeta Bath, SaunApolo 56, Bar Cru, and Woof X.

Why Pride is Important

Lisbon Pride welcomes everyone, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, fostering an environment of inclusivity, acceptance, and celebration. It serves as a beacon of hope and a platform for raising awareness about LGBTQ+ rights and issues. Whether you identify as gay, lesbian, transgender, queer, or any part of the LGBTQ+ spectrum, Lisbon Pride offers a safe and vibrant space to connect, make new friends, and revel in the rich diversity of the community.

Don't miss out on the exhilarating festivities of Lisbon Pride, where love, pride, and acceptance intertwine to create an unforgettable experience. Make your way to Terreiro do Paco, immerse yourself in the electrifying celebrations, and join thousands of LGBTQ+ individuals and allies as they march, dance, and spread the message of love throughout the city. Experience the magic of Lisbon Pride and embrace the vibrant LGBTQ+ culture that has made Lisbon a sought-after destination for gay travel.

Remember, Lisbon Pride awaits you in the heart of Lisbon, Portugal. Join the celebrations, make memories, and embrace the spirit of love, diversity. And don't forget the Pride and the Gay Parade are a week apart. The Gay Parade (Marcha do Orgulho LGBT) takes place a week prior, with Arraial being the pride event itself!

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The address for this event varies. To get the most up-to-date location information please visit the official website or official social media pages below.

arraialpride@ilga-portugal.pt

Local number
21 887 3918
Dialing from abroad
+351 21 887 3918


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Dates & Hours

June 21 - 23, 2024

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