Rio De Janerio Gay Pride
Brazil → Rio De Janerio 05.09 - 07.09 2021
Rio’s LGBTQ Pride Parade is attended by approximately 1.2 million attendees. The starting point is Posto 6 close to Ipanema and Copacabana along Copacabana Beach and will end at Posto 2.
Typically, due to start at 1300 but generally does not start until 1430 with multiple floats from commercial companies, NGOs, unions and the government. So, take the opportunity to get a tan while partying with the half-naked men, drag queens, DJs and others.
Different neighbourhoods of Rio also have their own (smaller) gay pride parades. These slightly more relaxed atmosphere events allow you to immerse yourself with the local flavour through music and dancing.
Sao Paulo Gay Pride
Brazil → Sao Paulo 04.06 - 06.06 2021
São Paulo LGBTQ Pride Parade is an annual gay pride parade that has taken place in Avenida Paulista, in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, since 1997. It is South America’s largest Pride parade, and is listed by Guinness World Records as the biggest pride parade in the world
The event has seen up to 5 million attendees in past years and has a fun party atmosphere with Brazilians and gringos. Something everybody in LGBTQ community should attend once.