Madrid Pride, also know as Orgullo Gay Madrid, is the biggest gay pride in Spain and one of the biggest in Europe, attracting more than 2 million people over the five days of pride.
It all starts with a huge party in Chueca district, complete with a large stage with international acts and DJs. This area of town will play host to many of the parties throughout the event.
The celebrations kicked off with an opening address in Plaza de Chueca. From that moment, squares across the neighbourhood will be packed with cultural events, concerts, performances and music to suit all tastes.
Calle Pelayo is where the legendary high-heels race is held, with men of all ages trying to outrun each other wearing a pair of elegant shoes. Plaza de Callao will be the scene of today’s best music, with international DJs and guest appearances by pop artists.
The main Gay Pride parade the highlight of Madrid gay pride. The centre of Madrid literally comes to a standstill over a million and half people line the streets to watch the parade.
Enjoy the Orgullo in Madrid!!!
Viva el Orgullo!!!