Up-to-date daily listings of all the gay parties and special events in Tel Aviv, for the upcoming week, with the details you need; flyers and maps,
Monthly screenings of gay cinema from TLVFest, at Shpagat Bar, Nahalat Binyamin 43 or at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque, Haarbaa 5. Most films either in English or with English subtitles. See their website for the movie of the month.
August 9, 2016, 8pm, The Tel Aviv Cinematheque. Alex Anwandter/ Chile, 2016, in Spanish w/ Hebrew/ English subtitles. Shy widower Juan lives with his 18-year old dance student son Pablo, who lives as joyfully as possible in their drab neighborhood and has a secret affair with a neighboring street gang member. One night Juan has to face the harsh reality experienced daily by Pablo.
August 18, 2016, 10pm-5am at Apolo. 18+ men-only party. Live sex stage show, dark room cruising, porn movies.
August 19, 2016 from midnight at BRASKO, Ha'Sharon 12. Gay dance party with a European touch of class, but with a Middle Eastern vibe - with DJ Ben Russo. Intimate dark room.
August 20, 2016, 1-7pm at Funtlv HaMasger 16 החרש. DJ Shahaf Moran - 18+ gay summer pool party on the grass, in the water, on the dance floor, HipHop and RnB music.
September 13 (9:15pm), 15 (7pm), 17 (10pm), 2016, at Haifa Cinematheque. Armando uses money to lure young men into his home. He is not interested in touching them, just watching from afar as they undress. An assault does not prevent him from becoming enchanted with Eldar, a wild, handsome and violent street boy. At first non-physical, their relationship develops into unexpected intimacy.
September 13, 2016, 9pm at Tel Aviv Cinematheque. Eleven-year old tomboy Toni trains as a boxer with her brother and his friends in a rundown Cincinnati neighborhood. The youngest and the only girl, she is accepted by her peers. The girls in a dance class in the next studio attract Toni with their determination and confidence, so she decides to give up boxing to join the dance class.
September 30 - October 3, 2016 at various venues including Haoman 17, Abarbanel St 88. Four days/ one of the world's biggest gay party brands - celebrating in grand style with not just one party, but a whole festival of parties! For details/ tickets see:
October 3, 2016, 8pm-6am at Zappa Club, Rishon LeZion, Tel Aviv. ROSH HA SHANA New Year holiday park with an E-Live concert Moonlight by the lake sunset until dawn. See facebook for transportation information.
March 11-12, 2017. Purim, a Jewish holiday similar to Halloween, is the gayest holiday in Judaism. The Purim weekend carnival follows holy days, featuring costume parties and street celebrations of all kinds - for men, women, and mixed, plus after parties at the clubs, mostly on and/or around Rothschild Blvd.
May - June, 2017 (TBC) - 10-day festival at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque & Tel Aviv LGBT Community Center during Pride Week; public screenings of films with no Israeli distribution, meetings with local & foreign filmmakers, panel discussions & special events. See website for films and schedules of upcoming and past events.
June 9, 2017, wrapping up Pride Week from June 4, events, parties and shows. Past year Friday Parade from Gan Meir gay community Pride Village Charles Clore Park Beach w/ music stages, activity booths 3pm-sunset. 200,000 participants. Events included: TEL A-BEEF 2016 at DUPLEX, Ha'shach 10; Saturday after parties. See GayTLV.