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Maspalomas Winter Pride 2022 : Official Full Program & Events

Join one of the biggest gay event worldwide! The 8th edition of Winter Pride Maspalomas in Gran Canaria Island, the last pride of the year which fulfils the 2022 pride season on a high note!

Celebrate Pride in November with an average 23º Celsius (73º Fahrenheit) and enjoy the parties, live shows, concerts, pride parade, pool parties, boat excursions but mostly…. the guys!

Indeed, men from all over the world meet up for one of the best pride worldwide. Get ready to meet people from Spain (Madrid, Barcelona, etc.) but also France, Germany, the UK, the USA, Brazil, Tel Aviv, Greece and more! 200,000 people are expected over the week! Pretty much big festival vibes.

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Get a vibe from the atmosphere with the video below. Full program right under.

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Maspalomas Winter Pride 2022

Monday November 7th

12:00 – 21:00: BBQ & Pool Chillout @ AxelBeach

Leave your dating app at home and meet some real new friends at this official Winter Pride event. Put on your swimwear and join hundreds of new friends at the poolside. There is no better way to start your Winter Pride week than this official daytime event. Enjoy a cocktail, entertaining activities in a relaxing ambiance, and get a free barbecue with your entrance. Mixed event for everybody 18+.

Price : €15 + €1.20 booking fee

20:00 – 02:00: Monday Live @ Yumbo Main Stage

Winter Carnaval Night with the famous Las Palmas Drag Queens, the Agüimes Carnaval Show, live performance of the amazing Marigold Addams as Cher. The night will be finalized with a live concert by the popular band Los Salvapantallas and a DJ session from Mikael Angel. There is no better way to start your Winter Pride week. Warming up dance session begins at 20h with DJ Trojan.

Free !

Tuesday, November 8th

12:00 – 19:00: Muchacha Pool Party @ Ritual Hotel

Join the Muchacha Pool Party on Tuesday, November 8 ! Dance at the poolside on the tunes of DJs Monique 69 (GC), Sisi Carini (NL), and Ross Alexander (UK). You will be surrounded by sexy gogo dancers while you can enjoy the warm pool, cold cocktails, and some sunshine. 

Price: : €10 + €1.20 booking fee

20:00 – 02:00: Tuesday Live @ Yumbo Main Stage

The Final of Pride Stars, where amazing talents will compete for the 2022 title! A very entertaining night where you are part of the jury and can vote for the contestants with the free Pride Stars voting app available for iPhone and Android.

The Scandinavian Hunks will be the very special guest artists. The very popular Scandinavian HUNKS, a dance and show group consisting of 7 sensual men, is coming for the first time ever to Gran Canaria. The Scandinavian Hunks have charmed their fans both in their home country, Finland, and internationally and have performed at large summer festivals.

Pride Stars will be followed by a dance session with DJs Ross Alexander and PK80 and the team of High Heels Performance! Warming up dance session from 20h with DJ Trojan.

Free !

Wednesday, November 9th

12:00 – 19:00: Wet & White @ Amadores Beach Club

This is what you came for to Winter Pride : The legendary Wet & White at the idyllic Amadores Beach Club. Amazing location next to the beach and ocean with huge pool, jacuzzi, sunbeds, VIP Cabins, restaurant, and the chill, funky, and soul sounds brought to you by PK80, Sharon O’Love, Micky Friedmann, and the team of High Heels Performance. All tickets include free return bus included from the Yumbo between 11.45 – 14.00. Return busses as from 18.00. 

Price : €27.50 + €1.20 booking fee

20:00 – 02:00: Wednesday Live, la Voix in Concert @ Yumbo Main Stage

La Voix is one of the most popular performers in history of Winter Pride since 2014. Therefore this year, La Voix, also known from the show Queen of the Universe, will own the stage for one single and exclusive night. Winter Pride presents La Voix & Friends in Concert. La Voix has brought with her the Amy Winehouse Tribute and, from Paris, Leona Winter. Come early as the Yumbo Main Stage area will be packed with DJs Diva Mayday and Sharon O´Love spinning at the DJ booth. Warming up dance session from 8pm with DJ Trojan.


Thursday, November 10th

16:00 – 20:00: Queen Tribute Live Concert @ Yumbo Main Stage

After enjoying the sun at the beach or pool, come to the Yumbo Main Stage and enjoy one of Europe’s best Queen Tribute Bands, live in concert. Brought to you by the Duke´s Band. While dancing on Queen’s greatest hits, visit one of the quality tapas stands where you can choose from a wide range of fresh-made food. The Queen Tribute Live Concert will start at 16:30 and will be introduced before with a warmup session as from 16:00 by DJ Trojan. After the 1.5-hour concert, the live show will continue with a special live band.

Free !

20:00 – 03:00: Thursday Live @ Yumbo Main Stage

It´s Thursday Night at the Yumbo Main Stage area, where you can start the night at 20h with a warm-up dance session from DJ Trojan. With headliner N-Trance, known for their European hit songs “Set You Free” and “Stayin’ Alive”. The 10-headed Rainbow Gospel Choir will swing on the main as you have seen them doing the past few Winter Prides, they are just great. Canarian Dácil Suarez, Dutch Nurlaila musical star from the Tina Turner musical. DJs PK80, and Sharon O´Love, will present the DJ session at the main stage dancefloor. 

Free !

Friday, November 11th

11:00 – 15:00: German Carnival @ Maspalomas Gay Beach (Kiosk 7)

The traditional and big party at the Gay Beach in Maspalomas, it’s just tradition in Gran Canaria. And that for many, many years, long before the Winter Pride was founded. Every year on November 11 at 11:11 a.m., German Carnival strongholds such as Cologne start the new carnival season, and this tradition is now also celebrated on Gran Canaria. No program, no official event of Winter Pride, but every year again a great day, more than crowded on the beach around the Kiosk 7 in Maspalomas (Gay Beach). Come with a costume, or in a bathing suit, or…. without anything at all and have fun.

Free !

15:00 – 18:00: Pride Parade Walk, Avenida de Tirajana

THIS is Winter Pride ! Show who you are ! Show what you stand for ! Show the world that we are ! More than 20.000 people will walk with pride. Bring your text sign and make your statement. Bring your country’s flag, let´s dance, sing and shout out loud… This is who we are, we are proud ! To walk is free of course, to be in a bus , it’s 50 EUR. Dress code: Rainbow, of course !

Free !

18:00 – 03:00: Pride Walk Dance Session + Friday Live @ Yumbo Main Stage

Walk with Pride, dance with Pride… After the Pride Walk, it all continues at Yumbo’s main square, where DJs Diva Mayday and DJ Trojan and the High Heel Performance gogo’s will await you.

The Friday Night Live Show will start immediately after the Pride Walk Dance Session. With headliner Haddaway from the global hit “What is Love”.

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As well as Sharon Doorson with a performance that will blow you away ! Pride Stars and World Champion Karaoke, Jenny Ball from the UK, will also perform. From Italy, Gio Box will own the stage the way she always does, with a spectacular performance.

Free !

Saturday, November 12th

12:30 – 20:00: Loveland @ Oasis (road to Sioux City)

The main daytime event of Winter Pride 2022 ! At a brand new location, Oasis, an open-air venue surrounded by beautiful nature where thousands of visitors can enjoy the enormous dancefloor. The free shuttle bus will bring you from the Yumbo within 10 minutes to Loveland. With live performances of Nalaya Brown, one of the world’s best vocal house singers and known as The Voice of Ibiza. DJ and producer Nacho Chapado travels around the world and is one of the most known DJs within the gay community. DJ Andrei Stan is a well known DJ within our community and played this year already at La Demence, Tomorrowland, and Circuit Festival. High Heels Performance will give Loveland the magic touch with their amazing and sexy gogo’s and drag queens.

Tickets : €25.00+ €1.20 booking fee

20:00 – 03:00: Saturday Live – Yumbo Main Stage

With 6.5 million monthly listeners on Spotify, 1 billion views on YouTube, 1.8 million Facebook followers, Cascada is one of the most popular dance music artists ever with the biggest hist from the 90s with “Everytime we Touch” and “Evacuate the Dancefloor”. She won many awards and we are proud to welcome Cascada and her dancers for the first time ever at Winter Pride on the Yumbo Main Stage.

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With Hed Kandi star and Progay family member Soraya Vivian. She has been performing at Winter Pride since 2015 and will also be your host during various live shows. Her stage presence, energy and vocal performance is just incomparable. More artists to be announced. Warming up dance session from 19h with DJ Trojan.

Free !

Sunday, November 13th

12:00 – 19:00: Tea Dance @ Seven Hotel

Pool Party is back by popular demand and this year with DJs Sharon O´Love, PK80 and Mikael Angel. Enjoy T-Dance inside or outside the refreshing pool, the sun, summer tunes and the sexy gogo´s from High Heel Performance! 

Price:  €20.00 + €1.20 booking fee

13:00 – 19:30: XXX Boat trip – Puerto Rico Base

The only “Men’s Only” event during Winter Pride. Join the XXX Boat Trip with live DJs, Private area, Dance deck, Cruising deck, FREE BAR (cocktail, beer, soft drinks, water), food and return transport. Meeting point at 13:00h at Bunker, the bus will leave at 13:30 sharp. You will be back in the Yumbo by 20:30.

Tickets : €65 All included

Book online with a 10€ deposit – rest 55€ on the day at meeting point.

(Also happening on November 9th and 10th, but sold out)

20:00 – 03:00: Sunday Live @ Yumbo Main Stage

With the great voices and show of the performers Rachel McFarlane, Jill Helena, and Celia Jimenez. DJs Diva Mayday and Ross Alexander will close Winter Pride 2022 with a spectacular set. Warming up dance session from 19h with DJ Trojan.

Free !

Maspalomas Winter Pride 2022

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More about why Maspalomas is the gay paradise HERE.