Pride Vallarta: One Hundred Reasons to Celebrate!
The annual LGBT festival Pride Vallarta has already begun with a fun series of mostly free activities and paying tribute to the 100th anniversary of Puerto Vallarta as a municipality. Under the slogan “One hundred reasons to celebrate”, it promises to be a very exciting sixth edition. Founded in 2003 by the local business association ACT LGBT, Pride Vallarta has positioned itself as one of the most appealing LGBT festivals in Western Mexico.
Check out the Pride Vallarta events for this weekend!
Thursday, May 24
- Pride Vallarta Parade
Starting at 7:00pm at the Sheraton Buganvilias Resort and Convention Center and moving to El Malecón and Lázaro Cárdenas street.
- Block Party
Some of the best LGBT bars of the city will host the annual giant street party on Lázaro Cardenas street right after the festival’s parade.
Friday, May 25
- Drag Derby
High-heels drag race taking place on Púlpito street (Romantic Zone) starting at 5:00.
- Official Women’s Party by Pink&Proud
El Soñador rooftop bar at 9:00pm
Entrance fee: $100 pesos
- The Big Top Party
The Top Sky Bar (Amapas 380) at 9:00pm
- Lorena Herrera Live!
Concert by the Mexican singer and festival’s Grand Marshal at Teatro Vallarta starting at 10:00pm.
Saturday, May 26
- Andrew Christian Hot Underwear Cruise
From 10:30am – 5:00pm
- Adam and Steve Pool Party at Casa Cupula
Men only. The party will run from 12pm – 7pm and will cost $250 pesos including 1 welcome drink.
- Health Fair
An event organized by SETAC, Puerto Vallarta’s LGBTQ Community Center. Starting at 4:00pm at Miguel Hidalgo Park.
- One Hundred Reasons to Celebrate Fair
Lázaro Cárdenas park from 6:00pm to 10:00 pm.
Traditional games, exciting carousel, mariachi, fashion show, prizes, food and drinks.
- Only Women’s Cocktail
Verona Bistro Bar at 8:00pm.
- Steve Grand Live
From 9:00 to 11:30pm at ACT II Entertainment.
For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page.