Monthly screenings of LGBTQ films from around the world, in Stuttgart at CinemaxX an der Liederhalle, Robert Bosch Platz 1, and also in 24 other German cities - in the film's original language, with German subtitles.
Monthly Saturday, 9pm at Gayzone. Fetish party for men - Dresscode: Naked & Jockstraps! - ground-breaking fun and action with like-minded guys and men - Stuttgart's largest dark area. Sign up for notice of upcomiing dates at:
February 1, 2020, 11pm-8am. AVOID electronic party series for Gays + Friends. Casual/ familiar club atmosphere. Love, music and community at the foreground w/ TIAN J (Avoid), MARTiNA (Avoid), Michael Clash Gottschalk (Climax Institutes). A hot night w/ first-class electronic music selections and an exuberant crowd on the dance floor - guaranteed!
February 7, 2020, 11pm-4am. Beefcake. 18+ house/ disco home inspired by 70s-90s Chicago/Detroit/NYC/Ibiza parties like Paradise Garage or Space terrace; the likes of DJs Larry Levan, David Morales, Tonka, Joey Negro and Louie Vega; voices of Diana Ross, Donna Summer, Michael Jackson, and Loleatta Holloway. Next: Mar 6; Apr 3; May 1.
February 7, 2020, 11pm-6am, at Top 10 Tübingen. Gay mega-event dance party w/ DJs Sam White + Starfucker. Fame-Sound at its best on two levels for the perfect night! Next: Feb 22, Heilbronn at Creme 21; Mar 21, at ProTon; Apr 12, at ProTon; May 20, at Mash; May 29, at Billie Jean; May 31, at ProTon; Jun 10, at Kowalski.
February 13-16, 2020, four days at the Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre. High-quality art from more than 200 nationally and internationally renowned galleries. For 16 years, art KARLSRUHE and its bright and airy halls have represented quality, diversity and a particular enjoyment of art with skilful interplay between gallery booths, sculptures and special exhibits.
February 15, 2020, 11pm-5am, Rockfabrik, Riedingerstr. 26. Lovepop biggest queer party of Augsburg: 2 floors/ gigantic area/ cafe/ bistro/ gaming center! Party for open-minded People: Queer/ Straight/Whatever. Floor 1 Pop/Dance/Black/House/Queer Classics: Matthew Black + DJ NT. Floor 2 Techno/Electro/Progressive/Minimal: Johnny Carrera, Trip-Tamine, Smoketrip and Phantom Compound.
February 16, 2020, 11pm-4:30am, Romantica, Hauptstätter Straße 40. This week DJs HARRY NASH + GRANDMA FLÄSCH. Hosted by Bunter Hund. The electronic Sunday in Stuttgart! For all those who didn't get to the dog on Friday/ Saturday, the doors every will now open every Sunday with a rotation of DJs.
February 21-25, 2020. Rose Monday, Shrove Tuesday, at eastern edge of Black Forest, between Stuttgart & Lake Constance, among oldest of Swabian-Alemannic 'Fasnet'. Processions, hypnotic chants, grotesque masks, vaulting cobblestones & "jumping of the fools."
February 21, 2020, 11pm-8am. DJs Whitney Weiss (Paris) + Hausbois. The first edition of 2020, and staying queer as fuck! This edition, feel the beat of Whitney Weiss! Musically framed by house bois, defying the light in full Aquarius mode, supporing diversity, respect and a sense of community. Daher kommt wie Ihr sein wollt, wir erledigen den Rest.
February 22, 2020, 10pm-5am at Creme 21, Lichtenbergerstraße 17. Gay mega-event dance party. DJs MISS DELICIOUS + Sam White. Gigantic Laser Show, Show Acts, Sexy Dancers, Walking Acts, Live Singer Shows. Next date: Mar 21st at Proton; Mar 29th at AER; Apr 21st at Proton; Apr 27th at Marquardts; May 25th at Marquardts; Jun 9th at Penthouse.
February 26, 2020, 8pm. Dark comedy of manners wryly explores the life of a Berlin school teacher and contrasts his public and private lives. Sexually explicit for general audiences of the day it was considered groundbreaking for its subject matter, soon achieveding cult status. A document of gay culture of West Berlin post gay liberation, in the brief time before the onset of AIDS.
February 29, 2020, 8:30-10:30pm. Every two month transformation of Climax Institutes into a temple to literature of relish where poets, poets, sensualists and sufferers, gentle, hard, dirty or simply beautiful perform. Lyrics revolve around love, sex and lust. Poets may also vie for your votes through their outfits/ clothes (or their absence), erotic film sequences and sweet delicacies.
March 1, 2020, 10pm-4am at K29 - Der Zieglerkeller, Blumenstr. 29. Naked with shoes or jockstrap/ underwear party for 18+ men. Biggest dark area in Stuttgart, clothes check. 7€.
March 7, 2020, 11pm-6am at Kantine Augsburg, Halderstraße 1-5: Wildstyle Pop, Electro, Indie, Dance/Queer Classics. Floor 1: LOVEPOP Wildstyle Pop, 80ies + 90ies, Dance + Queer Classics by DJs NK + NT. Floor 2: BOOTYLICIOUS: Black, HipHop, Dancehall, Reggaeton, RnB and Trap by DJane NiciNation.
March 21, 2020, 11pm-6am at Creme 21, Lichtenbergerstraße 17. Gay mega-event dance party. 4 surprise DJs. Violinist Laura (US). Gigantic Laser Show, Show Acts, Sexy Dancers, Walking Acts, Live Singer Shows. Next dates: Mar 29th at AER; Apr 21st at Proton; Apr 27th at Marquardts; May 25th at Marquardts; Jun 9th at Penthouse.
April 18 - May 10, 2020 at Cannstatter Wasen Stuttgart, Mercedesstraße. Europe’s biggest spring beer festival, the little brother of the Cannstatter Volksfest with funfair, Beer gardens and food tents at the festival grounds, and partying in the clubs - also flea markets and fireworks displays - a major tourist attraction.
May 21-24, 2020. May 21 (Father's Day) bear hike with a subsequent stop - one of the highlights of the meeting and a great opportunity to get to know one another better. Also an a architectural tour, bear karaoke, pub evening, coffee gossip, bear disco and brunch on the program. Details will be published by mid-December, when advance sales will also begin.
July 11, 2020, at Höhenpark in Killesberg: famous annual fireworks display, lanterns strung along the lakefront, fairground rides, music, food, wine and beer. FB
July 25, 2020. Climax of the two-week cultural event, with around 100 individual events by/for LSBTTIQ people. Features the CSD Saturday political parade through downtown Stuttgart and rally at Schlossplatz, plus the Saturday/Sunday festival at Markt-und-Schillerplatz. Fame parties kick off and wrap up the month's events. See full program at:
August - September, 2020. Six-day annual LGBTQ filmfest. Past year screenings: Celebration; And Then We Danced; Madame; The Blond One; Bonnie + Bonnie; Jonathan Agassi Saved My Life; This Is Not Berlin; Wild Nights with Emily; Giant Little Ones; Nevrland; Tell it to the Bees; Rettet das Feuer; Ich bin Anastasia; and Kanarie. See 2020 updates at:
September 25 - October 11, 2020, annual festival; 17 days of carnival. Ferris Wheel, chairoplane, bumper cars, white-water rafting, seven marquees, two wine tents, numerous beer gardens and snack bars with schwaebisch foods, German kuchen and more.
October 8, 2020 (TBC), 6-11pm at Festzelt Zum Wasenwirt, Cannstatter Wasen. The LGBQT Party at the Festzelt zum Wasenwirt, the biggest gay happening in the Wasenwirt marquee. Book the best places at: Wasenwirt.de.