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 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:
August 1, 2019, 7-11pm CSD parade on the Elbe! A colorful demonstration of diversity on the water three days before the big parade through the city of Hamburg - with ships in front - a floating Polonaise heading towards Blankenese, from the pier at Sandtorhöft / Kehrwiederspitze, cruising past the Elphi harbor and into the sunset. With DJs Sunshine and residents.
August 2, 2019, 6:30pm CSD Friday. Welcoming all Dykes from Hamburg, Germany, Europe and the world to the Hamburg Jungfernstieg Pride stage. Lesbian-transgender-transgender communities working for greater lesbian visibility. A colorful mix: lesbians, friends, allies of all orientations, ages, nationalities and sensitivities. Come with signs, flags, favorite costumes and instruments.
August 3, 2019, the 39th-year Pride Week activities, 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. FB
August 3, 2019, 11am-6pm. For the first time Glory And Youth will be part of the Hamburg Pride Parade with our own Truck! We will celebrate love with our huge Truck on two levels with music by DJ Berry E. and our G.A.Y. All Stars including Nicki Dynami and many more TBA.
August 3, 2019, 10pm-6am at Studio23, Pulverteich 23, St.Georg. Puppy-Hamburg celebrate CSD Hamburg. Sweet puppies jump on the dance floor, romp in the ball pool or have fun in dark corners. A photographer will photograph you and friends in your outfits for great memories of this "wuffeligen" CSD evening.
August 3, 2019, 11pm-6am, Kaiserkeller, Grosse Freiheit 36. Alternative queer party/ women's Sheroes party, 1st SAT/ month. SHAKESQUEER, queer + colorful people/ all sexual orientations celebrate together. DJs Luise Bass + Frau Wunderlich Queerpop/ Danceclassics/ HipHop. Doc Bader Alternative Rock/ Pop-Punk/ Trash.
August 3, 2019, 12pm-6am at Spielbudenplatz, Reeperbahn w/ 13 locations. Fame-The Musical/ King The Lion/ Hamburg Ballet/ gogos/ burlesque showgirls/ Cansin Holy Grasil-Essence dancers/ Halftime Show/ Pose Vogue Ball/ 20+ major drag queens/ Men-Only + Girl floors. DJs Berry E, aleXio, Strify, Daniel White, Ms Hoppe, Charlet Crackhouse, Sunshine, Douze Points, SEVEN X, Rhino.
August 4, 2019, 11pm-6am. At the conclusion of Hamburg Pride 2019, DJ Sunshine will rage again with a special edition of Sungay & Friends at Toms Saloon ... Right after the street party from 11pm the unofficial CSD After Show Party begins!
August 7-25, 2019. Festival of nine world, European and German premieres, four concert premieres and about 50 different program-points - includes: Sun Ra Arkestra, Thom Luz, APOLLON, Rimini Protokoll, WHUUNG! THE KING OF THE SEAGULLS, HOUSE OF THE FALLING BONES, (La)HORDE, Gisèle Vienne, The Malpaso Dance Company; The HEIMATPHANTASIEN (homeland fantasies) conference - see more:
August 8-11, 2019. Legendary leather/fetish annual parties since 1973 - aboard the MS Stubnitz, and with events at MR.CHAPS, SLUT, Blockbräu, Cafe Gnosa; a Motorbike Run w/ MSC-Hamburg Motorradgruppe and HEIN+FIETE. See this year's program at:
August 17, 2018, midnight-7am at Prinzenbar Docks. The ultimate in pop excess party night! Hosted by THE POP CREW w/ really hard popping welcome shots. DJ Berry E (Pop, Club Sounds, House/ RnB, hits+shits). 360° Projctions + Walking Acts. Besides the Crystal Lab there will be, as always, an All You Can Eat confetti buffet.
August 31, 2019, 10pm-6am at Rembertiring. For the third Bremen CSD, three clubs (2RAUMCLUB, SHAGALL Club and TOWER) will join together for a really big, spectacular on 6 floors w/ 10 DJs: JIMMY CARTER; POMOZ; DENNY D; JASHA MASON; TAY-DEE; CEED; ANDREW DUKE; SPINBROS; FLIT-Floor w/ DJane. Men-only dark area. Preparty 6pm at FRIENDS Bar.
September 1, 2019, 10am-4am. at PAL / ROOM II Karolinenstrasse 45. Dayclub/ Tea Dance till late. X-rated Darkroom = Feel Free To Do What You Want To Do. Strict Door Policy. A Party with Strong Content and Adult Themes that some may find offensive.. If easily offended - please choose another party.
September 6, 2019, 12-8am, FRI/SAT at Uebel und Gefährlich, Feldstraße 66. The sound that originated in the 80s in the queer black club culture of New York and Chicago. Masculine daddies, to regular guys. Fuck labels! An event for everyone! Tech House, Jackin House, Vocal House, Deep House u.v.m. A touch of 80s New York + 90s Berlin, plus a bit of Hamburger Schanze vibe too.
September 7, 2019, 11pm-6am. Inviting all heroines to celebrate this feminist women's party at Kaiserkeller, Grosse Freiheit 36, St. Pauli. DJ trust.the.girl brings a mix of new + old pop to rock tunes. Safe space every 2 months for all women: lesbian, bi or hetero, cis or trans, to be among themselves, celebrate and dance. Welcome shots.
September 14, 2019, midnight-8am at Terrace Hill, Feldstrasse 66. Hamburg's crazy gay pop party anniversary XXL edition w/ photo booth, glitterbox/ make up station, smoker lounge/ KuschelBox, and welcome shots by Pierre Hansen. Non-Stop-POP by Nicki Dynamite and host DJ Berry E. (Hollywood Tramp) and the big 2am Hollywood Tramp Lip Sync Battle. Hosted by Jane Doe.
September 16, 2019, 9:15pm. 17-year-old Jakob, working at a slaughterhouse, struggles with a crippling anxiety disorder. After a chance encounter with the 26-year-old Kristjan in a sex-cam chat, his terrifying journey to Nevrland begins as the two protagonists flip between reality and fantasy, confusing genuine and staged personalities. A porn/sex/psychosis brainfuck in German + English.
October 15-20, 2019. Celebrating 30 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. See film programs/ schedules at website:
November 16, 2019, 12- 9am. Travel back to the 80s, 90s, 2000s + here and now. Insane Halftime Show/ Dancers/ Walking Acts/ Artists and more. A very special G.A.Y. Event in the main concert hall of Docks Hamburg on two floors w/ Pop, RnB + Electronic Music - the perfect/ unique combination of concert feeling and pure party nightlife mixed with show, live acts and full energy DJ sets.
November 25 - December 30, 2019 at Parkplatz Kirchenallee/ Lange Reihe. A month of holiday season weekends, colorful program of music, entertainment shows, mulled wine, punch and goodies at Hamburg's only queer Christmas market. Various clubs/ groups from the gay and lesbian community participate. FB
January 17-19, 2020, at Markthalle Hamburg, Klosterwall 11 (this past year). 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:
May 8-12, 2020, 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 10-12, 2020 (TBC) 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 - June, 2020, 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.
Mid-May, 2020. Unique 3-day festival and holiday weekend for women: lesbian, hetero, bi, transpeople. Annual celebration of ourselves + life; energy for the rest of the year! Female empowerment couldn't be better. Fantastic friends and allies rock on at a wonderful Baltic beach - a whole seaside village of tropical pools, our own supermarket and activities exclusively for us!
Late-May, 2020 along Lange Reihe, Hamburg. General public weekend street fair with 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).