Tel Aviv Gay Pride 2020 is set to be the party of the year, filled with welcoming vibes, bright colors, a unique atmosphere and of course, fun! As one of the most gay-friendly cities in the world, Tel Aviv Pride Week is an event not to be missed, bringing both tourists and locals alike together. Countless parties, events, and celebrations can be found throughout the city, here are some the events worth checking out during Tel Aviv Pride 2020 – not only in one of the many gay bars in Tel Aviv.
The Tel Aviv Pride Parade 2020 – June 12
One of the absolute highlights of the week, the Pride Parade is filled with vibrant colors, music, and is a celebration of freedom and inclusiveness. The Parade brings the city together and is not to be missed! Last year, some 250,000 people came to celebrate.
The 22nd instalment of this annual event runs from 10:00 to 17:00, showcasing dazzling floats with thousands marching and celebrating through the streets. The Parade commences from Ben Tsiyon/Melchet and makes its way through Tel Aviv ending in Charles Clore Park where the famous beach party will commence and last all night long.
Jerusalem March for Pride and Tolerance 2020 – June 6
The March for Pride and Tolerance stands as the biggest and most influential civil rights movement in Jerusalem that has been taking place for over 15 years. The Jerusalem March for Pride and Tolerance is symbolic of freedom, protection, personal security, and equal and human rights. This free event is important for the LGBTQ community and welcomes everyone to join.
Tel Aviv Gay Pride Parties from 2019 – parties for 2020 coming soon!
UNDER52-SPECIAL K at Under52 including DJErez Ben Ishay, Special K – June 11
PERVERT at Haoman 17 – June 12
WATERPARK at Shefayim Water Park – June 13 during the day
WE Party at Haoman 17 – June 13
GAZE PRIDE at Pasáž – June 13
Taking place at Pasáž nightclub, a welcoming party in the Tel Aviv underground showcasing House, Afro and Electro music. DJS, Anna Lann, Omer Sagee and Nadav Dav Dav will be pumping tunes all night long.
CROSS 25 – PRIDE at Bascula (HaRakevet 72) Tel Aviv Drag Show. Tickets are 50 NIS – June 13
MEGA PRIDE TEL-AVIV 2019 at Duplex Club (10 HaShakh Street, Tel Aviv) Tickets are 100 NIS – June 13
PAPA & GYM TEL AVIV PRIDE 2019 at Hangar 17 (Ben Avigdor 17) with special guest Trinity the Tuck from RuPauls Drag Race and DJ Tomo Woodland PAPA Resident , DJ Ron Shmuel (GYM), DJ Adir Ron (GYM) – June 13
FOREVER MASSIVE MAIN PARTY at Tel Aviv Conventions Center – June 14
FOREVER HAMSA at Haoman 17 – June 15
JUNGLE:PRIDE MEGA CLOSING PARTY – With Allan Natal, Winnie Pootz and Daniel Zadka at the Barby (Derech Kibbutz Galuyot 52) – June 15
Tel Aviv Gay Pride Events from 2019 – events for 2020 coming soon!
A Proud Mass Wedding – June 4
This is a first for pride events, hosted by the TLV LGBTQ Center, a proud wedding! Taking place in Sarona, a peaceful protest and demonstration in a country where same-sex marriage is not permitted, a giant wedding celebration will take place.
WigStock – June 7
Visiting from New York, The Drag circus is a staple event of pride and a part of Tel Aviv’s Annual Drag Festival and hosted by TLV LGBTQ Center, this free event will be at 14:00 at Litzman, Tel Aviv.
Annual Family Picnic in Gan Meir – June 8
The annual family picnic, which has quickly become a tradition, will be held for the 8th time in Gan Meir. This is a family friendly pride event in Tel Aviv and a great opportunity to meet new friends, from all types of families and from all over the country! The picnic starts at 9:30 am and will offer activities for all ages including jamboree for toddlers, play tables, quiet reading areas, creative activities, dancing and more.
Eurovision Opera Show at NYX Hotel – June 9
A special Pride Eurovision event showcasing nostalgic music from some of the greatest songs ever performed during Eurovision. Doors open at 19:30
The First National Conference of the LGBT – June 11
A monumental first in Israel, the gay community has launched a national conference to discuss, explore and evaluate the central issues concerning the community in Israel’s major areas of activity – LGBT. This meaningful conference is meant to bring about awareness, conversation and understanding to shed light on the struggle of the community and demand for equal rights. The event will be 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at the Cameri Theatre – Shaul HaMelech Boulevard 19, Tel Aviv
Together We Rise: LGBTech’s Pride Fundraising Gala – June 12
A Fundraising Gala in celebration of community, equality, this event will honor the achievements of the LGBT+ community’s most senior executives from Israel and abroad, as well as the achievements of the community itself. Taking place at the Lighthouse by Brown (Ben Yehuda 1) the event will include open bar, food, guest speakers, DJ, networking and much more.
Tickets available online
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening – June 13
Interactive screening of the Rocky Horror Picture Show, one of the biggest cult movies of all time, perfectly scheduled the night before the Pride Parade. The event will take place at the Center of Music.
Offer Nissim Live in Concert for PRIDE Tel Aviv 2019
An exciting live concert performance by Offer Nissim taking place in HaYarkon Park. 6 hours of live stage shows with new songs and old classic hits. Concert starts at 15:00. Tickets online.
Tel Aviv Gay Pride Events will be updated regularly as they become available, be sure to check back often.
Coming to Israel for Pride? Why not book a Tel Aviv Pride Package Tour? Experience the best of Pride while making the most of your time in Israel and experience all that the country has to offer. Whether you only have 4 days, or you have up to 8 or 11 days, you will create lasting memories and make lifelong friends.