Every three months party for bears and friends. Also Wednesday-Saturday weekly events at BEARSERK BAR, Studiestræde 41 - below Kiss Kiss Bar. Pride Week in August. See website for more info.
Ongoing at Bøssehuset, Mælkevejen 69. Queer evenings of poetry, spoken word, dance, acoustic music, performances, stage, erotic bakery.
Every few months, Saturday 11pm-5am at Ungdomshuset, Dortheavej 61. Queer rave; safe place space for everyone; no photos, no guest list, no Trans-phobia - no sexism - no heterosexism, no violence and no hard drugs! Just good style! Line-up: DJUNA BARNES, KENTON SALSA DEMON, JULIA LIND + GUCCI JEHOVA (FASAAN REC), ENTREE + ESBEN WEILE KJÆR, MARC HELT, FRITS + LUDVIG NAH CARE.
September 30 - October 9, 2016 at Cinemateket. Annual LGBT film fest: the very best of international gay and queer films at the world's longest running gay and lesbian film festival. See their website or fb for a program of films, and venue details, plus special film screenings throughout the year.
October 27 - November 9, 2016 at Cinemateket + other venues. Latest in cinematic breakthroughs each year. Sampling some of the best, bravest, most eye-opening films from around the world. Also paying tribute to new talent as 10 debuting directors compete for the 'New Talent Grand PIX' award, and a 10,000 euro prize. Screenings of over 200 films, including some with LGBTQ themes.
November 1, 2016, 4pm at Edison Biografen. Film by Julio Hernández Cordón; Mexico, 2015. Two boys, Miguel and Johnny, hang out in an old truck tank, where they have sex. They skate through Mexico City and sell blood on the black market. But careless boyish behaviour and naiveté take them from small deals with gangs, to having the lives of 50 people in their hands.
November 8, 2016, 6:30-10pm at Kulturhuset på Islands Brygge 18 - monthly same-sex dance night w/ classes, homoorganic food. 45-min specific dance lessons. All welcome, even total beginners. All night music, dance partners, multiple social dance styles. Entry: 40 kr. See website for more details.
November 19, 2016, at KB18, Kødboderne 18, "An old shitty stable in dark meat-packing district; the most POPular POP party in town …proud to say we have the fiercest crowd of queens and kings in town, the best quality music, and yes, the sexiest and craziest staff in POPenhagen." With Stella de Stroy + Charlet C House. Entry: 60 DKK.
December 8-17, 2016, 9pm at Warehouse 9. Contemporary show/ satirical and funny queer cabaret, with live music, songs, dance, performance and storytelling. There are always things hidden behind the glossy Xmas decorations and these performers will find them all. The stage set is a twisted but sparkling cabaret lounge with the audience seated at tables at the all-night bar.
December 30, 2016 at DGI-Byen. Standard and latin competitions for male, female, and mixed couples + show dance competition for couples and groups. Spectators welcome. New Year’s Eve to be celebrated with a ballroom dance party with dinner and dancing, December 31st at Prøvehallen, Valby.
June 2-5, 2017, Fælledparken. Three days of folk festival stage shows over the weekend of Pentecost with food and drinks vendors, parades through city streets Saturday June 3rd, star parade with three major Carnival Trucks: Soca truck Cph, Mardi Gras Truck and Salvador Truck. See facebook for more info.
June 23-24, 2017. The St John's Eve celebration of Sankt Hans or Midsummer night is a popular Nordic tradition that takes place every year around the Summer Solstice, June 21st, the longest day of the year. The entire city celebrates, but the place you want to be is Amager Beach Park by Helgoland Baths.
August 4-10, 2017 (TBC), RFSL Malmö, Gasverksgatan 11, Malmo Sweden. The Rainbow Festival in Malmö, 25 minutes by train from Copenhagen: 5 days of speeches, parties, a parade, drag shows & entertainment. Gatufest street party. See facebook
August 15-20, 2017 - Saturday the 19th Parade and Pride Square shows, food and refreshments at Rådhuspladsen, City Hall Plaza to wrap up Pride Week 2017, a fully loaded week of events, and parties around town. Parade from Frederiksberg Town Hall at 1pm, via Vesterbrogade to Copenhagen City Hall Square.