Until the summer, Madrid is full of gay pride So this Madrid, very pink. And with the doors wide open cabinets. With the advent of good weather and heat, Madrid became the capital of LGTB spirit, or what is the same, in a multitude cultural claimed that the visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people in society.
With Pride Day just around the corner (July 5) events and concerts "roses" are multiplying. And start honor the festival is Visible, an encounter with LGTB culture that, until July 20 aims to flood Madrid Pozuelo and San Fernando de Henares with 12 exhibitions and 19 plays of gay theme. "But heterosexuals are welcome", insisted yesterday Miguel Angel Gonzalez, president of the Collective of Lesbians, Gays, Transsexuals and Bisexuals Madrid (COGAM).
"Anyone can feel identified with the feelings and emotions of a gay man." Role in Society.
This year in particular is the lesbian visibility in the world, and therefore Visible seeks vindication, especially the role of lesbians in society.
"It is the group with more difficulties, which weighs more the stereotype of butch" says Gonzalez. So many events dedicated to them, shows like Eva sin adanes (Eve without Adam) which opens today at the Library Berkane (C / Hortaleza, 64). Or Monologos de bolleria fina (Monologues Baker's shop high) in Room break free (C / Francisca Conde, 7) 27 to 29 June.
Still little is known about how it will be this year's Pride Day, the festival every year revolutionizes Chueca.
In addition to much good cheer, 45 floats and rainbow flags, could not miss the demonstration. The appointment is the day on July 5 in Independence Square.
Last year, organizers estimated that involved more than one and a half million people. At night the Palacio de los Deportes (Sports Palace) we Infinitely gay, macrofestival par excellence Pride, which takes five years to collect LGT environment around good music. For 35 euros, the party, entertainment and the best DJ's are guaranteed.
And there's more. If the body holds, the party continues July 6 with the Pride of Sound Space (60 euros). The Chamber Macumba can exploit ...
Ten miles full of 'pride'
Coinciding with the Sports Day, this Sunday will hold a career, which can use both professional and amateur riders, will begin at the Plaza of Spain at 10 o'clock in the morning and go after the Madrid district of Moncloa, ending in the athletics track of the sports complex south of Ciudad Universitaria (University City).
This race aims to merge the society, sport and the different sexual orientations in an atmosphere of celebration and camaraderie.Entries can be made at the very site of the race, or at the booth to be installed this Sunday June 15 on the Paseo de la Castellana during the celebrations of Sports Day.