A huge celebration of devotion towards equality for the gay, lesbian, transgender and intersex communities, Amsterdam Gay Pride returns to the city from 25 July to 2 August 2015.

Find out what to expect during the Amsterdam Gay Pride festival, as well as tips on where to visit, where to stay, getting around in Amsterdam and much more.

Make the most of the city during Amsterdam Gay Pride

23/07/2016 - 07/08/2016

Amsterdam Gay Pride

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 ...

Canal Parade

Canal Parade

Festival live streams

No matter where you are in the world, join all the action live from Amsterdam's biggest festivals.

Events & tips

What's happening in Amsterdam's LGBT community? From parties and club nights to more casual social events, here you can discover upcoming highlights a...

Bars, cafés & clubs

Amsterdam is a renowned LGBT destination and city in which to live. Below you can check out a selection of Amsterdam's LGBT bars, cafés and clubs.

City guide

Amsterdam has a great deal to do throughout the city, but for LGBT visitors and residents there are some neighbourhoods that are particularly interest...

Resources & organisations

Here is an overview of internationally-oriented gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender organisations in Amsterdam.

Where to stay

Amsterdam is overflowing with accommodation choices for every type of trip. Whether you’re visiting for a romantic weekend, a business trip or a fun h...

I amsterdam City Card

Enjoy free, unlimited public transport, free entry to Amsterdam's best museums and attractions, and lots of great discounts and offers with the I amst...

Getting around Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a world-class international transport hub and there are countless ways of getting into the city. Many travellers fly into the award-winni...

Practical info

Here’s a selection of useful information to make your trip to Amsterdam as easy and enjoyable as possible. From public holidays to phoning home, brows...


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