Saturdays at Industrie, via Acquicella Porto 13. Catania's biggest gay parties continue with guest DJs, vocal entertainment and shows, go-go boys, special events, and men-only nights. Other nights have a mixed/mainstream crowd.
September 14-16, 2018, 10am. Three day workshop; performances begin with group experiences and reference models, erotic imaginaries, anthropological backgrounds: all acts of the body, its vibrations, mirrors that reflect it, relationships that arise from it. Texts: Five roses of Jennifer, Stone butch blue, drag, etc; achieving new/ unpredictable identities/ roles.
September 15, 2018, 10:30pm-3:30am at Maljk! Lungomare Giuseppe Giardina, Cefalù. For the first time ever, Pride arrives in CEFALÙ to flood it with rainbow colors! PalermoPride week opens here with a spectacular party.
September 22, 2018 - the culmination of summer festivities at Pride Village, Piazza Bologni with film screenings, lectures, workshops, entertainment stage including concert. On Satuday September 22nd gather at 3pm at Piazza Marina for a 4:30pm kick-off to the parade. See the Arcigay Palermo page.
September 23 + October 21, 2018, 10am, Orto Botanico di Palermo. As light seeds - 2nd Family Day: children and parents participate in special activities designed and implemented by Manifesta 12 gardeners + local artists. A series of discoveries: The language of objects; Body Map; Our stratified reality; and Treasure garden. Curated by Rainbow Families, Arcigay Palermo and Palermo Pride.
September 28, 2018, 10pm-3:30pm at I Candelai. È tempo di queerilla! A new season with MYSS KETA - space to free yourself/ fight the claustrophobic norm with holy eccentricities! Undress, dance, rebel, diminish/ destroy the system. Take back the night/ aim at the stars. In deep darkness we belong; be lightning to pierce the night! DJs: CKTC, Eva Ernst, Pop_up Ecouter, BLRÒ.
October 13, 2018, midnight-4am. DJ Manuelita Lo Coco w/ special guest Krystal Swan. Full animation fun guys. Entry 10€ / with drink included.
October 20, 2018, 10pm-3am. Undress, dance, rebel, erode the system and destroy it. Let's take back the night and aim at the stars - it is in deep darkness we belong: be lightning to pierce the night! DJs: CKTC (electro, synth+electro-pop, techno); Eva Ernst (frenchtouch, electro, techhouse); Pop_up Ecouter (electro-boh, pop-porno, au-dèla des enfants); KUAZO (Tech/ House).
October 20, 2018, 10:30pm-2am at BLOOM, via Curiel, 39, Mezzago. MEZZAGO SUSHI + COCA. Situationist performer, rapper with punk attitude, pop icon and definitive diva. With ARASHI + Zeemo,
October 20, 2018, midnight-4am. Music by Andr3w idar w/ Special guest Lady Greg's Voice. Full animation w/ Unisex Crew. Entry 10 € / drink included.
October 26, 2018, 10-11:30pm. Oakland, California post-punk band. Producer, singer, songwriter, instrumentalist Luis Vasquez. The Soft Moon's music, described as darkwave, minimal wave and industrial rock, delivers full sensory experience in live performances, integrating visual elements that include light shows.
October 31, 2018, midnight-3:30am, I-Sound Club Palermo, via dell'Arsenale 118, Palermo. Pop, Dance, House and Revival music by DJ Mod. Sbizzarritevi mask party with the most original to win two tickets to the Teresa Mannino show, Dec 28th at Teatro Biondo, Palermo! Entry 10€ includes drink.
May-June, 2019 (TBC), Cinema Rouge et Noir, Palermo. Five-day film/video screenings/ events related to LGBT issues, or to heterosexuality from a “queer perspective." Original language/ Italian subtitles. See updates and info on the June Queer Short competition for short films.
Mid-June, 2019 (TBC), three days of events with 5-10pm Saturday Parade from piazza Cavour down via Etnea, and via San Giuliano, to conclude at piazza Teatro Massimo. Pride Village entertainment, dancing and vendors.