See website for news and dress-code events organized by the LCR. Everybody can join the party if wearing the right gear: rules are flexible, include jeans with boots and black t-shirt; leather, rubber, skin, industrial are encouraged.
May 23-25, 2014. Late afternoon.evening entertainment of comedians and DJs, upwards of 2,000 people expected. Sponsored by the City of Rome - AITGL and IGLTA, organized by NoFrills and MUS Gay Marketing with support of Coming Out - Gay and Gay Street Center. Media partners Spartacus and QMagazine. Friday 7pm-midnight, Sat/Sun noon to midnight.
June 19 through mid-September 2014 summer month events: Bears Village, Concerts, performers, dance, discos, theater, free film screenings & other festival events, Parco del Ninfeo (Via delle Tre Fontane). Free Thu/Fri bus shuttle service from Metro Colosseo. More info plus photos/videos at website.
July 4, 2014, 10:30pm at GayVillage Roma. Unusual football/soccer pits team Lesbian against team Gay. Also "Girls Volleyball" matches and "CFT Functional Training," which continues into Saturday. See website for more info.
July 6, 2014, 10am at Parco De' Medici. LGBTQ-only, top DJs, hot gogo boys, performances, surprises. Next events: Splash Pool Parties at Parco De' Medici: July 27th, August 10th. Parties return to John Blue's Club in September. More information online.
July 7, 2014. Saturday afternoon parade from 4:30m, Piazza della Repubblica through Rome center: Piazza dei Cinquecento, Via Cavour, Piazza dell’Esquilino, Via Liberiana, Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore, Via Merulana, Largo Brancaccio, Via Labicana, Piazza del Colosseo, Via dei Fori Imperiali, Piazza Madonna di Loreto.
August 14, 2014 11:30pm-5am, at Bosco delle Fragole (piazzale dello Stadio Olimpico 9). Festa della Repubblica bears' open air meeting and men-only dance party for bears, chubbies, daddies, wolves, musclebaers, cubs and chasers. BIG BEARBECUE! HARD HOUSE DJs: EMELLO (France); VJ-Set by MISTER CHURRO.
August 28-30, 2014, 9pm, Gay Village. Sixth edition, 30+ international delegates, in Italy for the first time, 3-day competition in male beauty and personality. Also: NOH8 photo exhibit created by photographers Adam Bouska and partner Jeff Parshley: 30,000 people, mouths sealed by tape/ NOH8 on their cheek, to symbolize the silencing of voices under Prop8 and similar laws.
September 4, 2014. Gay Village film festival, Parco del Ninfeo, Via delle Tre Fontane. This year a focus on the works of Italian authors who've dealt with the many issues related to gender and its representations. Films include: CORPO A CORPO by Mario Brenta, Karine de Villers; COME ON, SCUMBAGS by Madina Mustafina Janatovna; LUIGI E VINCENZO by Giuseppe Bucci. See more at website:
November 15, 2014, 10pm-4am, at Bunker, via Placido Zuria 68. Horny action, international DJs, masculine dresscode. DJ Manuel Carranco. Advance tickets 15€
January 17, 2015. The hottest Italian leather weekend in Rome at various locations; also look for the January 31, 2015 Mr. Rubber Italy 2015 contest presented by LFI, in cooperation with Leather Club Roma. See more as details are announced, at website:
February 20 - March 1, 2015. 10 days of Rome fetish events: leather, rubber, sneaker, fist, disco, fetish, BDSM parties; Fetish Film Festival at Kino Cineclub, Via Perugia 34, rare feature films and documentaries about the fetish/BDSM lifestyle; WeFetish International Photo Exhibit; free guided tours... and more!
February 27 - March 1, 2015. FRI: 10pm-12am BLUF PARTY leather uniforms, breeches, and full leather and 12-5am PERVERTS all fetish dresscodes welcome - both at Bunker Club, Via Placido Zurla 68. SAT: DEEP main event disco party at Planet Roma, Via del Commercio 6 - men-only. SUN: Farewell Brunch at Coming Out + SNIFF MY SNEAX + Fist Party + FUCK THE REST PARTY. See website for more info: