October 14-19, 2014, Celebrating 20 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 their website:
November 12-15, 2014. Second edition of the four-day festival of contemporary music brings together renowned ensembles, and charismatic protagonists, including Beat Furrer, the versatile ensemble Ictus, and "Local Heroes" of Hamburg.
November 15, 2014, from 11pm at Golden Cut, Holtzdamm 61. Gay dance party, 3 DJs, videos/visuals, dress sexy & spectacular. Electro, House, Hip Hop and R'n'B. DJs: Gerald van der Hint, Alfie Levi, Arno von Dannen.
November 24 - December 30, 2013. Weekends over the holiday season, colorful program of music and evening entertainment shows, mulled wine, punch and goodies at Hamburg's only queer Christmas market. Various clubs and groups from the gay and lesbian community will participate at the centrally located parking lot, at the intersection of Lange Reihe and Kirchenallee in St. Georg.
December 13, 2014, from 10pm at Fabrik Club, Barnerstraße 36, Altona. LGBT dance party with BERLIN DREAM BOYS; DJs MadBaam from Berlin and Miss Holly Day from Hamburg for the hottest and most current mixes of pop, R'n'B & House until the early morning hours. See photos and videos from previous events at their website:
January 15-18, 2015. Annual bears' weekend, with over 1200 bears and friends. Events including: Bears at the Sauna (Men’s Heaven Spa, Steindamm 14), double-decker bus tour, Bear-Bowling (Bowling World, Wagnerstr. 2), and Saturday Bärenpaadiie XXL party climax at Markthalle Hamburg, Klosterwall 11, w/ DJ Sven Enzemann. Sunday brunch at Hofbräu Wirtshaus, Speersort 1.
July 24 - August 2, 2015, Pride Week activities, Saturday Christopher Street Day Parade, dance parties, LGBT film festival, street festival, entertainment of many kinds. 2014 events set an attendance record, with approximately 165,000 people at the parade for the 34th Hamburg CSD.
August 6-24, 2014 at Kampnagel. Pop music and performance festival with over 50 acts, performances, workshops, exhibitions and concerts - seven Summer Festival theater co-productions plus six German and European premieres.
Second weekend of August, 2015. The 41st anniversary long weekend for men into leather, rubber and fetish. Catonium SM sex wonderland and party; Saturday cruise down the Elbe River, and more. See the complete program at their website: