Fridays & Saturdays midnight to 6am at Plaza de Pedro Zerolo 2. Disco and Pop party for bears and friends each week in Chueca, on 2 dancefloors.
Friday & Saturday nights each week, Santa Engracia 17 north of Chueca near Metro Alonso Martinez. Popular gay dance club with Friday DVN House music and Saturday LolliPop. Best of local and regional DJs, theme parties, mixed-age male crowd.
Every Saturday PK2 Sexion at Sala Cool, Isabel La Católica 6, young/ all-ages gay men's dance night, Commercial House/Disco Pop, go-go dancers, drag shows and performers, cruisy dark room frolics, theme parties, contests.
Saturdays Revolution from midnight, at Yasta, Calle de Valverde 10. Weekly gay-friendly 100% Pop/Party Music dance nights, theme parties, go-go boys. Free admission until 1:30am.
Periodic Saturdays, midnight to 6am at Chango Club (Cobarrubias 42). Gay House party for men, bears, theme nights, black-outs, international guest DJs, performers, amazing videos.
Occasional nights, 12:30am at Club 33, Calle Cabeza 33 in Lavapies, also with events in Grenada. "...attractive, explicit, funny, something new and different." Gay-mixed Disco dance event with a cool / diverse group of people. DJs Arandelas, Algora, and Vruto. See Twitter here.
April 28- May 2, 2016. Annual. International gathering of fetish followers over May Day holiday, hot sex fetish and dance parties, includes a wide circuit of bars, clubs, discos, shops, saunas and hostels including Odarko. DJ Manuel Carranco + many more.
May 1, 2016, 10pm-6am, Club Changó, Covarubias 42 (Metro: Alonso Martinez or Bilbao). Electro Erotic Party from Spain's hottest fetish party, international DJs and producers (MANUEL CARRANCO + THE MAE), playroom for men. Sports, Clubbers, Urban, Leather, Army, Jockstraps, Naked, Torsos, live sex show, kinky go-gos. Live sex show by HARDKINKS, kinky go-gos by Be5 Management.
May 21, 2016, midnight-6am at Club Marco Aldany, Calle de la Princesa 1, (near Plaza de España). Gay dance party with DJs TBA. 15€ Next Matrix: July 1, 2016 - Madrid Pride 2016.
June 4-5, 2016, A one day, first edition urban festival in Madrid at a Complutense University 40,000 m2 outdoor exhibition area; 3 volcanic island environments/ sets to be constructed, for liberating/ exhilarating dance experiences; symbolic of utopia, where anything is possible. See the performer + DJ lineup.
June 29 - July 3, 2016. WED: FOREVER Teatro Kapital -Sr Edu, Elad Navon. THU: MASTERBEAT Sala But -Brett Henrichsen, Dani Toro. FRI: PAPA OUTSIDE -Binomio, Carlos Gallardo, Suri; MATINEE PERVERT La Riviera -Flavio Zarza, Ana Paula. SAT: WE MASSIVE, Fabrik -Binomio, Aron, Isaac Escalante; MACHO/FETISH Fabric -Nacho Chapado, Tom Stephan. SUN: WE La Riviera -Sr Edu, Sagi Kariv, Phil Romano.
June 29 - July 3, 2016. Concerts, performance stages, parties, art, culture, sport. SAT Parade, 6pm from Atocha through Paseo del Prado to Plaza de Colón, Stages at Plaza de Chueca, Puerta de Alcalá (end-of-parade acts), Plaza de Callao and Plaza del Rey. Parties/ events all over town. A million+ people make it among the city's biggest tourist attractions. Book early.
October 19-23, 2016 Annual European LGBT sports tournaments: Swimming, diving, and golf; plus receptions and closing brunch. See facebook and website:
October - November, 2016 (TBC). The 21st International LGBT film festival. Feature and venue information in Spanish and English on their website - or for more recent updates see their twitter page here or Youtube here.
December 5-12, 2016. 16th Annual International Bears Meeting. Over 4,000 bears gather for saunas, bars and discos nights, dinners, competitions, sex party; and more -- the most important bear event in Europe. WED/ FRI/ MON dance nights. SAT X-Party. SUN Biggest Party. See online for more information in Spanish and English.
Early December, 2016 (TBC). The 18th edition of Spain's oldest bears meeting. The several days of events have included: THE ITALIAN JOB + MR CHASER CONTEST; BEAR & POP / HBW EDITION + MR BEARD CONTEST; A NATION OF HOUSE BEARS + MR DADDY CONTEST; PREPARTY HOT BEARS PARTY; HOT BEARS PARTY; HASTA LA VISTA + more...
June 23 - July 2, 2017. Global LGBTIQ Pride festival to be held in the neighborhood of Chueca and main streets of Madrid to celebrate, discuss and show community diversity. Main event: the World Pride Parade, expected to be the world's largest ever. Open air concerts, performance stages, parties, art, culture, sports events... and more.