In the heart of the city, Friday nights at AnKERT Klub, Paulay Ede utca 33. No admission charge. Terrace, cloakroom, lounge, dance hall. Two DJ's, nu-disco, deep house, indie, pop. Music from 9pm, dance most likely from 11.30pm. Crowd is mixed, mainly 20-35 y.o. Hungarian gay guys. No dress code, no basement, no excuse!
May 6, 2017, 11pm-5am, Toldi Klub. Pop, Pop, Pop Night! Monthly 18+ LGBT party by WOW pop dance party for the hippest queers and friends. Pop music, great sound system, DJs Mórocz + Tonyo. Face control at the door. Entry: 1500 HUF. Next date: June 3rd.
May 27, 2017, 11pm-5am at Margitsziget/ Margaret Island, Budapest. DJs Richardeluxe + Newtone. An 18+ queer party for fashion junkies, posers, models, art-heads and other freaks. Underground and glamorous, Garçons promises a new era in chic clubbing. Before 12am 1500 HUF; after 2000 HUF. See map.
July 8, 2017. Saturday Pride March from downtown through a world heritage environment. Events typically include film screenings, discussions, workshops, theater performances, art exhibitions, Pride and other parties, burlesque, drag shows, concerts, picnic, and more. See website below + fb page
August 9-16, 2017. Multi-cultural festival of music on Óbudai Island each year. Take local train (HÉV) departing from Batthyány tér. Around 1000 performances take place during the week-long festival. There are YouTube live streams if you can't make it, and an official "after movie" to be released after the event.
Late August, 2017 (TBC). Weekend for bears, cubs and admirers. Past year included: BEAR CRUISING & PARTY at Action Bar; strip show + Mr Bear Hungary elections at Mediterrán Club, Liszt Ferenc tér 10; Bears In the Jacuzzi, lazy afternoon at the sauna, steam and Jacuzzi, Magnum Sauna; and FEED THE BEARS for last hugs, food, and cheap drinks at the Why Not Cafe.