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.
March 2, 2019, midnight-3:30am. Carnival LGBTQ dance party with music by DJ Manuelita Lo Coco + Full Animation by the Fun Guys.
March 5, 2019, midnight-3:30am at Isound Club, via Dell'arsenale 118, Palermo. Masquerade Party Finale for Carnival. Reggaeton, Dance, House and Revival music by DJ MOD. Mask contest. Special guest Lady Greg. Entry 10€ includes drink.
March 8, 2019, 10:30pm-4am. Guest: Fabrizio Mammarella (Slow Motion, Black Spuma IT) the standard bearer for the new Italian sound, on a mission to redraw the boundaries of dance music. Opening Act: CKTC, Party Nudo DJ, w/ Fuori/ Memorie Cluster.
March 28, 2019, 10-11:30pm. A sound adventure for this Tuscan band - the third album by the quartet (now quintet): Luca Landi, Mattia Biagiotti, Fabio Ricciolo, Niccolò Odori, and Federico Sereni in search of new musical territories. From sour/ garage punk to heavy psych, intertwined with natural/ spontaneous paths of garage/ psychedelic veins meeting soundtrack music.
May 30 - June 5, 2019, Cinema Rouge/ Noir + De Seta, Palermo. Five-day film/video screenings/ events related to LGBT issues, or 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.
Late September, 2019 - the culmination of summer festivities at Pride Village, Piazza Bologni with film screenings, lectures, workshops, entertainment stage including concert. Satuday gathering at 3pm at Piazza Marina for a 4:30pm kick-off to the parade. See the Arcigay Palermo page.