Tel Aviv was coined the Gay Capital of the World in 2011, and continues to live up to its reputation. The city celebrates this fact every June during Pride Week, with all-night parties, the massive, colorful pride parade and the famous beach party, all that cap off one week of celebrations.
Pride Parade 2017: March with Pride
In it’s 20th year, this year’s Pride Week, June 4-June 10, will host the famous parade on June 9, expecting about 200,000 Israelis and tourists worldwide. The city will be flooded with tens of thousands of tourists so it is recommended to book your hotel in Tel Aviv as soon as possible.
On your Marks… Get Set… March!
The annual parade will start at 10am on June 9, at Gan Meir Park (off of King George St. near Dizengoff Center). Speeches, music, and drag shows kick off the event as thousands of energetic spectators attend. The parade will start there and take over the streets of Tel Aviv with colorful floats and lively music. Floats will make their way from Tel Aviv’s Reading station and pass through:
2:00PM Ha Rav Kook
2:20PM Ezra HaSofer
2:30PM Final stop next to the Charles Clore Garden