One of the events in Barcelona in June 2012 that will surely surprise many people is the organization of the 4th edition of the Gay Pride Barcelona 2012. It is a popular event organized by different associations, some companies and of course, the LGBT community settled in Barcelona. It is one of the most popular events of that kind: indeed last year, more than 20,000 tourists came to Barcelona to attend the Gay Parade so that around 150,000 people were attending the event. If you are looking for an
The Gay Pride Barcelona 2012 is more than a simple march. It is a celebration of 10 days during which sports and cultural activities are organized but also debates and of course parties… All those activities, including the gay parade, aim to promote the respect of diversity.
Barcelona is a city that is very famous for its tolerance and this period of the year is just perfect to make parties. Indeed, the gay pride Barcelona 2012 will take place between the 22nd of June and the 1st of July. Besides, this year, the party will start 2 days before with the amazing concerts that the Queen of Pop will give on the 20th and 21st of June.
But the official beginning of the Gay Pride Barcelona 2012 is on the 28th of June with an official reception at 8 p.m. (you must have an invitation to attend this reception). On Friday, the 29th of June, you will be able to attend the Pride Beach Day, the Pride Beach Cocktail and the Pride Beach Night parties.
On Saturday, the 30th of June, activities will be dedicated to family so that at 10 a.m., the Pride Kids will start and at 5 p.m. there will be workshop for children. Then, at 8 p.m., there will be a Carrera de Tacones on the Avenida Ma. Cristina and at 9 p.m. the Gala Miss Drag Pride.
Finally, on the 1st of July, the most popular activity will take place: the Gay Pride Barcelona 2012. The parade will leave from the Plaza Universitat at 6 p.m. in direction of the Sepúlveda Street, Plaza España… and will end on the Avenida Ma. Cristina. And there will start the final party that will count with the participation of the DJs Dani Toro and Saeed Ali. If you want to know more about the program of activities of the Gay Pride Barcelona 2012 we advice you to visit the official webpage where you can find the most recent news.