Gay Spain

Spain has no shortage of major gay events, including some of the world’s largest gay circuit parties, gay bear meetings and one of the largest Gay Pride parades in the world, in Madrid city. We’re talking big! The Barcelona circuit Festival attracts over 10,000 gay guys and Barcelona Girlie Circuit, thousands of lesbians. Hundreds of bears have a picnic at Sitges’ Bears Week, Barcelona’s Bear Pride and Madrid’s Mad.Bear. Madrid Pride runs into the millions. Maspalomas & Torremolinos both hold major gay events.

Spain officially has the best beaches in the world, with the highest number of Blue Flags awarded, than any other country.



Gay events in Spain 2019

Date Event Type City Guide
April 27th to May 5th. Delice Dream Circuit Torremolinos
April 30th to May 5th. Bears Sitges Meeting Bear Sitges
May 2nd to 12th. Maspalomas Gay Pride Pride Maspalomas
May 3rd. Tanga Dance Barcelona
May 4th. We Party Dance Madrid
May 5th. Churros Stars MAD Dance Madrid
May 10th. Pop Air Bear Barcelona
May 10th to 12th. Maspalomas Circuit Festival Circuit Maspalomas
May 12th. Churros con Chocolate BCN Dance Barcelona
May 12th. Tanga Dance Madrid
May 19th. Churros con Chocolate MAD Dance Madrid
May 25th to June 3rd. Torremolinos Gay Pride Pride Torremolinos
May 31st. Cuenca Club Dance Barcelona
June 1st to 10th. Sitges Gay Pride Pride Sitges
June 6th to 16th. Fire!! Film Barcelona
June 7th. Pop Air Bear Barcelona
June 9th. Churros con Chocolate BCN Dance Barcelona
June 12th to 15th. Ibiza Gay Pride Pride Ibiza
June 16th. Churros con Chocolate MAD Dance Madrid
June 14th to 16th. Manilva Gay Pride Pride Manilva
June 21st to 23rd. Juegos del Orgullo Sport Madrid
June 27th to July 7th. Madrid Gay Pride Pride Madrid
June 28th. Cuenca Club Dance Barcelona
June 28th/29th. Barcelona Gay Pride Pride Barcelona
June 29th. Seville Gay Pride Pride Seville
June 30th. Churros con Chocolate BCN Dance Barcelona
July 3rd to 7th. We Party Pride Festival Dance Madrid
July 7th. Churros con Chocolate MAD Dance Madrid
July 22nd to 28th. Wonder Gay Festival Dance Torremolinos
July 26th. Cuenca Club Dance Barcelona
July 31st to Aug 4th. Wapo Be Wild Festival Dance Torremolinos
August 7th to 18th. Mad Bear Beach Bear Torremolinos
August 8th to 18th. Circuit Festival Barcelona Circuit Barcelona
August 9th to 13th. Girlie Circuit Barcelona Lesbian Barcelona
August 21st to 25th. Matrix Sun Festival Festival Torremolinos
August 23rd to 25th. Barcelona Open Sport Barcelona
August 30th. Cuenca Club Dance Barcelona
September 1st to 11th. Bears Sitges Week Bear Sitges
September 2nd to 8th. Benidorm Gay Pride Pride Benidorm
September 21st. GayDay Madrid Festival Madrid
October 2nd to 6th. Freedom Gay Festival Festival Maspalomas
October 4th to 13th. Maspalomas Fetish Week Fetish Maspalomas
October 10th to 13th. Guadalkibear Bear Seville
October 10th to 13th. Torremolinos Leather & Fetish Fetish Torremolinos
November 28th to Dec 1st. Barcelona Rubber Weekend Rubber Barcelona
December 3rd to 9th. MadBear Bear Madrid
December 5th to 8th Sleazy Madrid Winter Fetish Madrid



Gay events in Spain 2020

Date Event Type City
April 9th to 12th. Matinee Easter Weekend Circuit Barcelona


Gay events in Spain awaiting 2019 dates

Date Event Type City Guide
Awaiting 2019 date Mostra la Ploma Festival Valencia
Awaiting 2019 date Valencia Gay Pride Pride Valencia
Awaiting 2019 date Bilbao Gay Pride Pride Bilbao
Awaiting 2019 date Alicante Pride Pride Alicante
Awaiting 2019 date Macarena Festival Dance Torremolinos
Awaiting 2019 date FICGLB Film Barcelona
Awaiting 2019 date LesGaiCineMad Film Madrid
Awaiting 2019 date Maspalomas Winter Pride Pride Maspalomas
Awaiting 2019 date Diesel Festival Bear Madrid
Awaiting 2019 date No Closet Festival Festival Valencia
Awaiting 2019 date United Bears Barcelona Bear Barcelona
Awaiting 2019 date Dunas Festival Festival Maspalomas


Gay events in Spain awaiting 2020 dates

Date Event Type City
Awaiting 2020 date ILBS Leather & Boots Leather Seville
Awaiting 2020 date Fitur Tourism Madrid
Awaiting 2020 date Winter Beach Pride Dance Torremolinos
Awaiting 2020 date Ella Lesbian Festival Mallarca Lesbian Palma
Awaiting 2020 date Barcelona Spring Break Fetish Barcelona
Awaiting 2020 date Maspalomas Carnival Carnival Maspalomas
Awaiting 2020 date Andalesgai Film Seville
Awaiting 2020 date Maspalomas Bear Carnival Bear Maspalomas
Awaiting 2020 date Barcelona Bear Weekend Bear Barcelona
Awaiting 2020 date Fallas Festival Dance Valencia
Awaiting 2020 date Sleazy Madrid Fetish Madrid


Notable annual international dates

December 1st.World AIDS Day
December 10th.Human Rights Day
June 28th.Stonewall Riots anniversary (1969). The birth of Gay Pride!
May 17th.IDAHOT - International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia
November 20th.Transgender Day of Remembrance



Its rare, but dates have on occasion changed from their originally posted dates. Please always double check dates at the organiser’s web site, which is listed for every event.