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.

Gay events in Spain 2018

Date Event Type City
July 19th to 22nd. Macarena Festival Dance Torremolinos
July 21st. Alicante Gay Pride Pride Alicante
July 21st. Hysterical Pop Dance Madrid
July 21st. Pervert Club Dance Barcelona
July 22nd. Insert Dance Barcelona
July 23rd to 29th. Wonder Gay Festival Festival Torremolinos
July 27th. Mordisko Bear Barcelona
July 28th. PK2 Dance Barcelona
July 28th. Into the Tank Fetish Madrid
July 28th. Pervert Club Dance Barcelona
July 29th. Tanga Dance Madrid
August 4th. Pervert Club Dance Barcelona
August 8th to 16th. Mad.Bear Beach Bear Torremolinos
August 9th to 19th. Circuit Festival Barcelona Circuit Barcelona
August 10th. Into the Tank Fetish Barcelona
August 10th to 15th. Dunas Festival Festival Gran Canaria
August 14th to 19th. Girlie Circuit Barcelona Lesbian Barcelona
August 23rd to 26th. Matrix Sun Festival Dance Torremolinos
August 25th. Pervert Club Dance Barcelona
August 30th to Sept 6th. Ella Lesbian Festival (Summer) Lesbian Palma
September 1st to 11th. Bears Sitges Week Bear Sitges
September 3rd to 9th. Benidorm Gay Pride Pride Benidorm
September 7th. Odarko Fetish Barcelona
September 8th. We Party Dance Madrid
September 14th to 16th. Panteresports Sport Barcelona
October 6th to 14th. Maspalomas Fetish Week Fetish Gran Canaria
October 10th to 14th. Freedom Gay Festival Festival Gran Canaria
October 11th to 14th. Wappo Be Yourself Festival Festival Torremolinos
October 11th to 14th. GuadalkiBear Bear Seville
October 25th to Nov 11th. LesGaiCineMad Film Madrid
November 5th to 11th. Maspalomas Winter Pride Pride Gran Canaria
November 30th to Dec 2nd. Barcelona Rubber Weekend Fetish Barcelona
December 4th to 10th. MadBear Bear Madrid
December 28th to Jan 1st. We Party New Year Festival Dance Madrid


Notable annual international dates

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

Gay events in Spain awaiting 2018 dates

2018 date TBA Union Cup Sport Madrid
2018 date TBA Into the Tank Fetish Week Fetish Madrid
2018 date TBA Pride Games Madrid Sport Madrid
2018 date TBA No Closet Festival Festival Valencia
2018 date TBA Barcelona Open Sport Barcelona
2018 date TBA FICGLB – LGBT Film Festival Film Barcelona
2018 date TBA AndaLesGai LGBT Film Festival Film Seville

Gay events in Spain 2019

March 30th to April 7th. Maspalomas Bear Carnival Bear Gran Canaria
May 2nd to 12th. Maspalomas Gay Pride Pride Gran Canaria

Gay events in Spain awaiting 2019 dates

2019 date TBA Leather & boots Sevillian Meeting Fetish Seville
2019 date TBA Maspalomas Carnival Carnival Gran Canaria
2019 date TBA Fallas Festival Dance Valencia
2019 date TBA United Bears Barcelona Bear Barcelona
2019 date TBA TLF Torremolinos Fetish Torremolinos
2019 date TBA Matinee Easter Gay Weekend Circuit Barcelona
2019 date TBA Bears Sitges Meeting Bear Sitges
2019 date TBA Sleazy Madrid Fetish Madrid
2019 date TBA Delice Dream Circuit Torremolinos
2019 date TBA Gran Canaria Circuit Festival Circuit Gran Canaria
2019 date TBA Torremolinos Gay Pride Pride Torremolinos
2019 date TBA Mostra la Ploma Film Valencia
2019 date TBA Ibiza Gay Pride Pride Ibiza
2019 date TBA Manilva Pride Pride Web
2019 date TBA Valencia Gay Pride Pride Valencia
2019 date TBA Fire!!! Film Barcelona
2019 date TBA Sitges Gay Pride Pride Sitges
2019 date TBA Seville Gay Pride Pride Seville
2019 date TBA Laberinto Dance Barcelona
2019 date TBA Bilbao Gay Pride Pride Bilbao
2019 date TBA Barcelona Gay Pride Pride Barcelona
2019 date TBA Madrid Gay Pride Pride Madrid

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.