April 20 - May 1, 2016, Contributing to the discovery of new independent films and new directors in Portugal - both national and international. Several city galleries will display film and video from artists and filmmakers. See their website for film schedules and venues.
May 25 - 30, 2016 "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 1-5, 2016 at Voz do Operário. Graça, Rua da Voz do Operário 13 - with more than 600 sq meter of suspended wooden dance floor, perfect for hours of dancing. The passion of Argentina - TANGO & FADO, MILONGA shows - workshops for all levels from absolute beginners on up.
June 18 + June 25, 2016. Parade June 18, 5pm from Jardim do Príncipe Real; Pride Village June 25, 4pm-4am at Titanic Sur Mer, Cais da Ribeira Nova - with stage entertainment, DJs, dancing, vendors, bars/lounges. See facebook.
July 7-10, 2016, Summer gay party weekend events; Dublin + Madrid 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:
July 14-16, 2016. 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.
September 16-24, 2016, 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.