Gay Pride Amsterdam 2019
The annual festival where we celebrate that we can be who we are! During the festival, the city center of Amsterdam becomes a rainbow colored city and celebrates the freedom of the city, in which transgenders, lesbians, gays and heterosexuals happily live together. The Gay Pride takes place in Amsterdam from the 27th of July till the 4th of August.
Canal Parade in the center
The Canal Parade, the highlight of the Gay Pride. On the 3rd of August, the boats will be lowered into the water and the party will start in the canals of Amsterdam. Exuberant decorated boats and people follow the route along the Oosterdok, Nieuwe Herengracht, Amstel, Prinsengracht to the Westerdok. On the 80 boats, on the quay, the bridges and in the pubs along the route, it is a big party where everyone can be themselves.