January 27, 2016, 11pm-5am at Le Glam. Friday night gay dance + house party - new edition of Be Crazy! with DJ LADY POWER. Entry: 10€. Jan 28th - Saturday night XXL PARTY with Dj SEBASTIEN TRIUMPH. Jan 30th Sunday night GENERATION 80s-90s POP & DANCE with DJ LADY POWER. See upcoming dates at:
February 10-26, 2017, Mardi Gras the Nice way, the premier annual winter event of the French Riviera with parades, concerts, fireworks, amusements and parties for days. See February 17th (TBC) Lou Queernaval 9pm at place Massena, below:.
April 2017 (TBC). Ninth annual LGBT Film Festival of Nice/ Cannes/ Beaulieu-sur-Mer. Rich program of 60 films, features and shorts about sexual diversity, guest artists. Venues: Cinéma Le Mercury, Librairie Vigna, Rosalina Bar, Briqueterie Concept, Cinéma Les Arcades, Cinéma de Beaulieu, C'Factory, Le Friends, Lord Brougham, MAMAC, Place de la Libération.
July 17-21, 2017, at place Massena, Théâtre de Verdure. An affair with a long history that the town is keen to preserve, the crown jewel of its musical heritage. Past year's events were cancelled after the tragedy in the streets. See upcoming plans and lineup at their website:
July 22, 2017 (TBC). Parade gathering 3:30pm on the square at bd St Jean Baptiste, 4:30pm departure to pass by place Massena, rue de Verdun, the Promenade des Anglais, avenue des Phocéens, avenue Jean Jaurès, and finally to return to the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Les combats qui restent à mener sont encore nombreux. Past year postponed until August 20.
July 22, 2017 (TBC), past years 8pm-2:30am at Florida Beach, 71 promenade des Anglais. The Third Annual Pride celebrations - entertainment and DJs. Sandwiches and salads on sale on the beach until midnight. Hosted by Gab Sapho. Also events at all the bars around town. See the websites for more information.
February, 2018 (skipping 2017). Third edition of the first gay carnival in France, attracting nearly 15,000 spectators! LGBT events from 9pm at place Massena include a two-hour parade, street party dancing, costumes, food, drinks, and stage entertainment.