Pride Barcelona 2017
Pride village parties: July 7th & 8th. To be held at the wharf (Moll de la fusta) – Map
Parade: July 8th. Pre-Parade Party 4 pm at Plaça Espanya. Parade starts at 5 pm from Plaça Espanya, traveling east along Avinguda del Paral.lel to the wharf (Moll de la fusta).
Pride Barcelona has become one of the most popular Pride celebrations in Europe, with more than 250,000 attending. Each Pride focuses on a specific theme. This year’s edition specializes in LGTBI phobia in the sports field.
Barcelona Pride celebrations are focused on Moll de la Fusta, the epicenter of the celebration, hosting an endless number of activities, from races in high heels or a charity Gymkhana to sports to the Miss Drag Queen gala, among many others.
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Moll de la Fusta Wharf
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Friday July 7th
11 am, the Village will open to the public at Moll de la Fusta to get to know the organizations and associations that are participating in the event, and discover the bustling shops and restaurants there. There will be sports activities organized by the Panteres Grogues taking place in Moll de la Fusta.
In the afternoon, pride will kick off with the opening of the main stage, the now classic high heel race, the Miss Drag Queen Gala with its musical performances and as a final climax the biggest and best outdoor Foam Party celebrated in all of Europe!
Saturday July 8th
11 am, the Village will open again as the center of the festivities. At noon, one of Pride’s most awaited moments will arrive with the kickoff of an event that, year after year, has become one of the favorites…Holi Pride! A festival full of color and music.
4 pm, Plaça Espanya will become the scene for the concentration of people preparing for the parade.
5 pm, the parade will begin its route down Paral•lel Avenue.
8 pm, the big party will commence at Moll de la Fusta. It will include the weekend’s best musical performances, gathering together thousands of people who will have come to show their LGBTI pride on the Mediterranean coast.