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Amsterdam Gay Pride

Gay Pride returns in summer 2017 for a huge celebration of devotion towards equality for the gay, lesbian, transgender and intersex communities.

Summer of Love

In 2016, the traditional Amsterdam Gay Pride celebrations were bolstered by 'EuroPride: Amsterdam 2016', making for an even bigger international party. Take a look below for a taste of what to expect when Amsterdam Gay Pride returns in 2017, and check back closer to the time for updated 2017 information and listings.

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Amsterdam Gay Pride

Amsterdam Gay Pride

28/07/2017 - 06/08/2017
Amsterdam Gay Pride is a huge annual celebration of devotion towards equality for the gay, lesbian, transgender, queer and interse...

Canal Parade

Canal Parade
Amsterdam Gay Pride remains one of the best celebrations of its kind around the globe and the world-famous Canal Parade is one of ...

LGBT Amsterdam

20 years of Amsterdam Pride

In summer 2016, Amsterdam celebrates 20 years of Amsterdam Pride by hosting EuroPride: the colossal, two-week-long pan-European event dedicated to LGB...


For many, Amsterdam is considered to be the birthplace of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. Homosexuality was decriminalised in th...

LGBT history

For lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) visitors and residents, Amsterdam is one of the most attractive cities in Europe. Nowhere in the wor...


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