Celebrate Pride Amsterdam
Pride Amsterdam remains one of the biggest and best celebrations of gay pride around the globe. It traditionally starts on the last Saturday of July and lasts until the first Sunday of August, attracting more than 350,000 participants and visitors who stay and play in Amsterdam. The city is a vibrant rainbow of events in gay and straight venues alike, with dance parties, film screenings, sporting events, debates, exhibitions and much more. One of its most famous highlights is the world-famous Canal Parade. Learn more about the important message that drives Pride Amsterdam.
A full Pride diary
As always, Pride Amsterdam is open to all, male, female, trans or genderqueer. The city is a vibrant rainbow of events in gay and straight venues alike, with dance parties, film screenings, sporting events, debates, exhibitions and much more. The Pride diary contains over 170 events, some of which are directed to specific communities, such as the leather, trans or lesbian communities, people over 50 (Senior Pride) and younger audiences (Youth Pride). Rain or shine, head to the sandy celebrations of Pride at the Beach in Zandvoort
The Canal Parade and more
As Amsterdam’s famous canals are at the centre of our city’s highlights, so
During major events such as Pride Amsterdam, it's essential to be wary of pickpockets that target crowds. Read more about reducing the risk of pickpocketing.