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Gay Zurich

Daily updates, in easy-to-read format Party Listings

The best guide to LGBTQ and gay-friendly parties in Zurich, and the nearby cities of Bern, Basel, and Luzern. In German, but with links to English-language websites and facebook pages.
Zurich's industrial/ fetish/ cruise club
Urban Sex Parties | Venue Closed

Ongoing fetish parties at rage-club sector abc. sportswear + sneakers-parties + biker gear + sex parties - at all rage sectors -  play fair, fuck safe. Rage is now CLOSED and will not reopen. See their Goodbye Message at:
After the Coronavirus lockdown
Moustache Sauna is Open

The party has re-started at this sauna for men. Smoking room, dark/ playroom, video cabins, free WiFi, Tuesday Partner Day, Thursday Youngster Nights.
The Biggest Gay Sauna in Zurich
Paragonia - Open Again - 365 Days a Year

Back in business after the Coronavirus lockdown with full sauna facilities, whirlpool, solarium, bar, cafe, lounge, cruise area, every day of the year from 11:30am to 10pm.
Am 6. Juni ist es wieder soweit!
Reno's Relax is Open

Reopened after the Coronavirus lockdown with schedule that includes Youngsta Night, Bear Day, Tuesday + Friday Mixed Nights, Masked Balls, Friday + Saturday Night Sauna, Saturday Dark & Naked, Fetish events, Partner Days - and more - see:
Gay club nights at the former Les Garcons
Bronx Nights - Venue Closed

Bronxclub has closed pemanently. See farewell message at their website and facebook page. All events after March 13th were cancelled.
Gay Dance Nights in Zurich
Heaven - On Hold

Friday 11pm - 6am + Saturday 11pm-8am at Heaven, Spitalgasse 5, playing Deep House, Progressive House and Techno on Fridays, variety of music including Charts Disco, Pop, House, Techno to Open Format on Saturdays. Resident + international guest DJs. Events include:  Avalon; Balkan Gay Night; Boyahkasha; Boyteschma; Dudecute; Hell On Heels; Hell's Kitchen; MILK; Sissy That Walk.
The longest-running regular gay event in Zurich
Heldenbar, Wednesdays

Wednesdays 10pm-3am at Heldenbar. Queer, gay, lesbian, bi, straight mid-week deep house and techno dance party night from "der sonnenkrieger" - the the sun warrior. Events restart June 10th.
Hosted by QueerSpace and Men Bodywork Zürich
QueerNest - On Hold

Monthly Third Fridays, 6:30-10pm. Experimental Queerspace to encounter other beings in playful/ friendly atmosphere. Relax, connect w/ yourself/ others through mindful touch. Celebrate diversity/ inclusion; encounter LGBTQIA+ community w/ various exercises. All 16 + genders/ orientations.
"Switzerlands‘ best Party brands"
Playerz - On Hold

WE Party, Sportsparty, Sündenbock, and No Regrets gay circuit dance parties and afterhours throughout the year. See upcoming dates at their website:
Hell on Heels ist die mit Abstand schrillste Party im Heaven Club
Hell on Heels - On Hold

Saturdays, 11pm-5am. Trashy monthly gathering of Zurich drag queens and their boys - particularly glamorous, and extravagant! DJ Käry from Frankfurt plays open format. CHF 20. Ongoing nights w/ guest drag DJs. Come in drag and come for free!
Your Disco needs You!
King Kong Party - On Hold

Saturdays, 10pm-5am, September through May LGBT and Friends monthly events - all welcome, with the biggest hits from back then until today, and on the electro floor with plenty of whacks. At Dynamo Zurich and Gaskessel, Bern. For rules on guest numbers, masks, registration etc, see FB
Are in the mood to rave?
Angels Group - On Hold

Annual gay circuit events include Black Party, White Party, Flash Party, Pride Party, Kitsch Party, Flash Party, On Tour events and After Parties with international DJs and gogo dancers. Now on hold. See upcoming plans at:
Milchjugend + Falschsexuelle Welten
Molke 7 + Molke Beyond + Milchbar + Milchreise + Jugendpride

Monthly Milchjugend LGBTQ+ youth group events ON HOLD at Rote Fabrik, Heaven; Provitreff, Sihlquai 240; Theater Neumarkt; HAZ, Zurich. Beyond Zurich find their queerness, liebe und glamourösität at Reflection Bar & Bistro, Winterthur; Milchbar Baden, Aargau; Treibhaus, Luzern.
Tanznacht40 steht für einen gemütlichen Abend für alle ab 40 Jahren
Tanznacht40 Zürich-West - On Hold

Second Saturdays, 9pm-3am, Ü40 at Bananenreiferei, Pfingstweidstrasse 101. Cozy evening for ages 40+ meet, dance, chat, celebrate, and drink. DJs rotate frequently, keeping it fresh, playing wide-ranging music: old to new, things you know from the charts. Lounge: Jetzt buchen. Doors/ Show 9pm.
Tanznacht40 steht für einen gemütlichen Abend für alle ab 40 Jahren
Tanznacht40 Papiersaal ZH - On Hold

Fourth Saturdays, 9pm-3am. Cozy evening/ ages 40+ meet, dance, chat, celebrate, and drink. DJs rotate frequently, keeping it fresh, playing wide-ranging music: old to new, things you know from the charts. Lounge: Jetzt buchen. Doors/Show 9pm.
24th Annual Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Pink Apple 2021

May 5 - October 31, 2021 in Zurich. The largest gay, lesbian and lesbian+ film festival in Switzerland returns for 2021. Frauenfeld dates: May 7-9, 2021. See program listings:
LGBT culture festival in Zurich
Warmer Mai

May 7 - July 11, 2021. Normally one hundred or so events to return in 2021 in a more restricted format - LGBT films, readings, discussions, performance art, comedy, theatre works, sports, music concerts, dance parties and more. See the full daily program at website:
Die grösste LGBTIQ-Veranstaltung der Schweiz
Zurich Pride Festival 2021

June 18-19, 2021. Fri/Sat mid-June two-day festival with bars, food and entertainment stage - all-night movies too. Saturday Parade/demo usually follows shoreline of Lake Zurich, beginning at Hafendamm Enge, ending at Kreuzstrasse. See their website for updates:
Dance for Freedom
Street Parade 2021

August 7, 2021 (TBC), 1pm-midnight. Colorful house/techno parade, street dancing, electronic music, top international stars, innovative newcomers, 30 Love Mobile moving stages, 6 fixed stages enroute, wide range of music, top DJs, dance animations, typically 200+ DJs, live acts, VJs plus hundreds of dance performers - followed by 80 parties in clubs around town.
Promoting the exchange of ideas
Zurich Film Festival

September 23 - October 3, 2021, at Sechseläutenplatz Zürich. The work of up-and-coming young filmmakers from around the world, awarding the "Goldenes Auge" prize in the competitive category. Eleven days/ 70 film premières, well-known actors/ directors. Also discussions on the films. The program of the 17th ZFF will be published in September 2021.
There's sure to be snow!
Arosa Ski Week 2022

January 22-29, 2022, the 17th annual gay ski week (postponed from 2021): 5700 foot elevation mountain resort, parties, gourmet dining, dancing, lounging in the sun, 10 gay-friendly hotels - boutique to chalet, foam party, fondue night, classical piano concert, pool party, cabaret-night, drag- queen ski race.
Zurich Street Festival
Züri Fäscht

July 1-3, 2022. Three-day folk/ arts/ music festival that attracts millions of visitors each third year to Bahnhofstrasse and Paradeplatz with: Friday and Saturday musical fireworks displays; amusement park rides; over 70 shops on Sechseläutenplatz, Hafendamm Enge, Mythenquai, Limmatquai, Bürkliplatz and at City Hall. See more at their website: