February 5 - March 1, 2017 parades in Nego Quirido. Feb 28th biggest day. One of Brazil's biggest gay festivals: 40-50 thousand tourists join in; gay, lesbian and straight people mix it up with fun and frolics. Pop Gay at Tancredo Neves Square is a contest for drag queens performers, with live bands inspiring partying on almost every street corner through Ash Wednesday.
December 30 + 31, 2016, 11pm FRI at SAFE, Rua JOÃO PACHECO DA COSTA, 43, Lagoa da Conceição, E*JOY PRÉ REVEILLON w/ DJs Chinn, Felipe Lira, GSP, Leandro Baldi; SAT at CENTRO SUL, Av. Governador Gustavo Richard, 850, Florianópolis, E*JOY REVEILLON w/ DJs Vander Bueno, Diego Tavares, Oscar Velasques, Rodolfo Bravat, Felipe Suetam. Also Carnival parties.