May 3-14 2017. Annual 12-day festival since 2004. Contributing to the discovery of new independent films and new directors in Portugal - both national and international - fiction, documentary and experimental. Several city galleries will display film and video from artists and filmmakers. See their website for film schedules and venues.
May 31 - June 5, 2017 "An international encounter for bears and friends in the spectacular city of Lisbon. Parties and fun with optional gastronomic and cultural experiences." Hosted by TR3S bar - see details and updates onlline.
June 7-11, 2017 at VOZ DO OPERARIO, rua voz do Operario, 13. ALL SENSES Southern experience waiting for you. One of the most beautiful cities in the world with one of the finest festivals. Experience the excellent food, the fantastic wines, the city festivities, the Southern hospitality in warm summer night breeze. All together... Fueling your tango... Hearting your way to happiness.
June 17 + June 24, 2017 (TBC). Parade June 17, 5pm from Jardim do Príncipe Real; Pride Village June 24, 4pm-4am at Titanic Sur Mer, Cais da Ribeira Nova - stage entertainment, DJs, dancing, vendors, bars/lounges. See facebook.
Mid-July, 2017. Annual Gay Rugby Sevens, Beach Rugby, Volleyball, Beach Volleyball and open-water swimming tournaments. See website BJWHF + facebook for details on Dark Horses Rugby and other activities, including Tango.
July, 2017 (TBC), Summer gay party weekend events of four days; pre-parties, beach gigs, pool events, DJs, live acts; international party productions, film-related activities, recreational sports. Day tours to amazing beaches that wrap up with parties at night. See their website for details/ updates:
September 15-23, 2017, The only Portuguese Film Festival dedicated exclusively to screening gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and transsexual themed films/Queer Cinema. The Queer Lisboa Film Festival office and videotheque is at Casa do Cinema, rua da Rosa 277, upper level, with screenings usually taking place at Cinema São Jorge, avenida da Liberdade 175.
September 18-25, 2017. Eight-day Gay cruise from Lisbon to Madeira and the Canary islands. Known for its friendly atmosphere, and the intimate setting of its mid-size ships. Shore visits, good food, activities/ entertainment/ parties - or sit back and do absolutely nothing. The Monarch: 5-storey central atrium, 12 decks, 2,386-passenger capacity - Pullmantur Cruise Lines.