LGBT Events & Gay Pride Festivals in Cologne

Beatz&Boyz

The Monthly Queer Party in Cologne. No matter if you are homo, bi, trans or hetero. Music: dance, electro & black, Admission: 10 EUR

c/o pop Festival 2023

Music festival (Cologne On Pop) in Cologne. The urban festival of pop culture attracts several thousand visitors to the cathedral city.

Carnival Festival 2023

Europe's biggest gay carnival event in Cologne: by SEXY | GREEN KOMM | NAUGHTYCONTROL

Cologne Fetish Pride 2022

5 days Cologne with extensive program for all leather & fetish friends. powerd by Rheinfetisch e.V.

Cologne Pride Parade 2022

Pride parade through Cologne: In Cologne, the CSD demonstration traditionally starts on Sunday on the banks of the Rhine at Deutzer Brücke.

ColognePride 2022/ CSD Köln

Two-week Cologne Pride Event in June/July. Highlights are the street festival and the CSD demonstration through the city centre of Cologne.

CSD-Straßenfest 2022

Every year on the first Friday in July the CSD street festival takes place for three days on the Heumarkt in Cologne.

Fantasypride 2022

Queer Day at the amusement park near Cologne - roller coasters, attractions and shows. From 10 pm with a big Fantasypride-Party.

Fantasypride Gala 2022

Benefit Gala of Fantasypride 2021. Experience a three-course gala buffet and spectacular show performances at Phantasialand.

Gay Karneval 2023

Cologne celebrates the gay carnival. Every year at the end of February, Schafenstraße is transformed into the gay & lesbian carnival.

Gayoween 2022

The annual Gay Halloween Party on 31 October with creepy costumes and sexy boys - the big gay and lesbian Halloween party in Cologne.

Heavenue Cologne 2022

HEAVENUE - the gay Christmas market in Cologne - presented by THE WORLD OF SEXY

Kölner Karneval Festival 2023

Every year in February Cologne celebrates one of the world's most famous and biggest folk festivals - colorful costumes, parades and party!

Kölner Lichter 2022

Annual event with large open air stage on the banks of the Rhine in Cologne.highlight is the big fireworks in the evening.

Cologne Carnival Festival 2020 - Gay Carnival

In February the carnival is at its peak and of course the LGBT community in Cologne celebrates a lot. As part of the queer carnival festival, 5 different gay highlights will take place in Cologne in just 4 days.

NaughtyControl

Several times a year NaughtyControl invites you to Cologne with international top DJs, finest house music and lots of sexy men.

Pride Festival Cologne 2022

Official Cologne Pride Main Party - you can expect: 4 dancefloors, a 2000qm openair area, top DJs and lots of hot guys

Run of Colours 2022

The event of the Aidshilfe Cologne for all those who like to run and want to set an example of diversity and acceptance.

Sexy Party Cologne

Up to 5 times a year Cologne is called "WE are SEXY". One of the most popular gay dance events of the party scene in Germany.

SEXY Pride World 2022

The Cologne Mega-Dance-Party at the Pride in Cologne. The indoor festival in the Lanxess Arena for up to 6000 party guests on three floors.

SNEAX‘n‘SOX Party

The party for Scallies and Sportlads in Cologne. Here you find only cool guys in hot outfits. Sneaker, Sox & Sports Style

St. Nicholas Festival Cologne

SEXY + GreenKomm + NaughtyControl: The Gay party highlight in December. 3 parties with over 50 hours of hot beats from the best DJs

When to Cologne? - LGBT Highlights and Events

The colorful metropolis is Germany's LGBT hot spot. However, several times a year, Cologne is particularly in the focus of the gay community - always when the city hosts one of its popular queer mega events.

StossZeit

The biggest gay party in NRW for boys & men who are protected by therapy or PrEP! Admission 15 EUR, Youngsters up to 25: 10 EUR

Xtreme! 2022

The fetish party only for men every year at the Pride Weekend in Cologne. Strict Dresscode! Leather, Rubber, Army or Sportswear