Monthly screenings of LGBTQ films from around the world, in Hamburg at Metropolis, Kleine Theaterstraße 10, and also in 19 other German cities - in the film's original language, with German subtitles. SCREENINGS resume September through May after the Summer months break.
Every three months, 11:30pm-8:30am. Pride & Special Events in the main concert hall of Docks Hamburg. Two floors of Pop, RnB and Electronic Music - the perfect combination of concert feeling and pure party nightlife with show, live acts and full-energy Dj sets. HALFTIME SHOW (Mainfloor) by Nicki Dynamite, Hollywood Tramp and Barbara Fox + DJs + Welcome Shots.
Every 3rd Friday in the month from 8pm at Feinkost Hafencity, Am Kaiserkai 27, the northern bears meet for a cozy get-together. See website for details:
Monthly Saturday, 11pm-6am. On hold during Covid-19 lockdown. WILD, SHRILL and above all: PINK! Your PINK DISCO needs you! - inviting all of Northern Germany to party, drink, have fun on 2 floors! Hier wird die geilste Party in Hamburg gefeiert! Guest DJs play pop+charts + Black/RnB/Hip Hop. Host VALERY PEARL.
Monthly Saturdays, 12-6:30am at Klubhaus St Pauli, Bahnhof Pauli. HAMBURGS BIGGEST MEN-ONLY EVENT - House/Electro dance party. DJs Julien Riess + Mørk. Dark rooms/ discreet/ fun boys' night. Sweaty basement/ pulsating hot Electro House beats. CUM PLAY WITH US! Come as you are - but sexy! Website: Babylon.
Every other month Saturday, 11pm-7am at Fundbureau, Stresemannstraße 114. Gay clubbing with two floors of dancing. Mainfloor (Techno//Techhouse) DJs: Ben Manson, Tee Jay, and Berkenkamp. Barfloor (Pop//Charts//RnB) DJs: Deejay Marquez + Fabi B. Free Welcome Shots by AroundElias.
Monthly Sunday, 4pm-2am, PAL / ROOM II Karolinenstrasse 45. DISCO to TECHNO DJs. X-RATED DARKROOM! FEEL FREE TO DO WHAT YOU WANT TO DO (you know what to do). STRICT DOOR. PARTY FEATURES STRONG CONTENT AND ADULT THEMES PEOPLE MAY FIND OFFENSIVE. IF YOU ARE EASILY OFFENDED THEN PLEASE CHOOSE ANOTHER PARTY.
January 14 + February 11, 2021, 7:30pm. Screening a classic from 120+ years of film and cinema history. Films you always wanted to catch up on; career-launching films; ground-breakers in their day, both in narrative style and image/ sound design. Screenings accompanied by introductions by prominent cinema-goers from Hamburg, film critics or film scholars. Next: Mar 11.
January 15-17, 2021, at Markthalle Hamburg, Klosterwall 11 (this past year). The 22nd annual bears' weekend, with over 1200 bears and friends. Events typically include: Bears at the Sauna, double-decker bus tour, Bear-Bowling, Saturday Bärenpaadiie XXL party climax, and Sunday brunch. See website for details and updates on these and other events throughout the year:
April 14, 2021, 8pm-midnight, Goldener Salon, Grosse Elbstrasse 84. Georgia South's cracking bass guitar + the cutting voice of Amy Love. The Nova Twins combines heavy bass with dirty punk, rock and rap, inspired by N.E.R.D., The Prodigy, Missy Elliott, Princess Nokia, and Rage Against The Machine.
May - June, 2021, at various venues A versatile program of tragedies, comedies, solo evenings and large ensembles, symphonic-scene readings and moderated panels. Outstanding works from German-speaking theaters at some of the most beautiful cultural centers of the Hansestadt: the German, the Thalia, Kampnagel, the St Pauli, Hamburgische Staatsoper, and the Laeiszhalle.
May 7-9, 2021 at Hamburger Fischmarkt, Fischmarkt 1. Seventh annual fish auction hall 3 days of LGBT Pride events in celebration of Hamburg's port, information area, food stalls and stage with DJs, live shows and entertainment. Past year included an Aftershow Party at Wunderbar.
May 7-9, 2021, Kehrwiederspitze to Fish Auction Hall. Displays on land/ on the water in HafenCity, at Speicherstadt and Oevelgönne Museum Harbour. Events observe anniversary of 1189 decree by Emperor Frederick Barbarossa, issuing a charter to local merchants, granting freedom from customs duties for ships that sailed the Elbe from Hamburg to the North Sea.
May 29, 2021, 8pm, at Barclaycard Arena, Sylvesterallee 10, Hamburg. RPDR World Tour all-new 2021 production! Michelle Visage spirals through time with no way to get home. Join Asia O'Hara, Kameron Michaels, Plastique Tiara, Shea Couleé, Vanessa Vanjie Mateo, Yvie Oddly, and new stars from the latest US, UK + Canadian seasons, as they trip through time.
May 29-30, 2021 (TBC), along Lange Reihe, Hamburg. General public weekend street fair w/ stage shows in the Lange Reihe: choirs, live bands in a variety of musical performances + flea market on Baumeisterstraße to haggle and browse, food and beverages. Look out for the Nordbaeren-Hamburg bears at M&V Bar/Restaurant (Lange Reihe 22). See date confirmation and updates at:
Late July, 2021 (TBC). Saturday Christopher Street Day Parade meeting point on Lange Reihe; dance parties, LGBT film festival, street festival, Pride Dance, entertainment of many kinds. Attendance of approximately 200,000 people at the parade for this past Hamburg CSD.
Early August, 2021. THU-SUN Legendary leather/fetish annual parties since 1973 - aboard the MS Stubnitz. Bondage/ Gaybiker Interviews/ Music. Mr. Leather Hamburg 2021 Election. Program will be posted at website. A fundraising campaign in support of the culture ship MS Stubnitz is now taking place. See details at:
August 6-8, 2021 from 3pm. Go crazy at the most beautiful place in Hamburg; celebrate yourself and life with a line-up of the complete Grad family from Hamburg and Berlin to celebrate and dance as always: loud, excessive and with a lot of bass! Make love in the open air + surrender to the music. Gay, straight, bi - any other sexual preference: music has no sexual orientation!
August 7-8, 2021, 8pm-6am at Spielbudenplatz, Reeperbahn. Celebrate CSD - colorful, diverse, bigger and more beautiful w/ Hamburg DJs, artists, drag queens, influencers and bloggers in the heart of the city! Confetti, balloons, laser shows, karaoke, drag balls, men-only floor, girls floor, crusing area, gogos, showtime beneath the open sky, shining in PINK and the rainbow colors.
August 13-15, 2021, 2pm at Beach Motel Heiligenhafen, Seebrückenpromenade 3, Heiligenhafen. 3 days of partying, dancing, flirting, sports, fun and wellness at Heiligenhafen beach, just 100km from Hamburg. With Parade, yoga, beach fitness and volleyball, chill-outs, White + Full Moon Parties, go-gos, gay cinema, pornokaraoke, Mr Gay Beach, workshops and nightly men-only Steam.
Mid-August, 2021. Festival of the world, European and German premieres, three weeks each August at Kampnagel and selected places in Hamburg. Since its beginning in the mid 80s, the festival has held a position as one of the big European festivals, presenting about 50 different works of theatre, dance, visual arts, performance, music and theory, from around the world.
October 19-24, 2021. Celebrating 32 years of Hamburg LGBT film festivals. Venues: Metropolis Kino (Steindamm 52); Kampnagel, Jarrestraße 20; Passage Kino, Mönckebergstraße 17; Studio Kino, Bernstorffstraße 93-95; B-Movie, Brigittenstraße 5; Rote Flora, Achidi-John-Platz 1; and Bildwechsel, Kirchenallee 25. Film programs/ schedules at website: