A Very Gay Christmas – 16 Markets & Events not to miss in 2017

  • 16 Christmas Markets & Events not to be missed!

    From Magical German Markets to the Uber Gay Festivals in Palm Springs & Provincetown, here’s our naughty & nice list of where to go to get in the Christmas Spirit!

    Christmas in Europe

Get in the Christmas Spirit with a trip to some of the top Christmas markets in Europe and beyond! From the uber-gay “Pink Christmas in Munich to the crazy Santa runs at Holly Folly in Provincetown, warm up with some gluehwein and enjoy the most wonderful time of the year!

Amsterdam Christmas Markets

Amsterdam Christmas Markets

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The nights may be long and dark in winter, but you can always brighten up any day with a visit to a Christmas market in Amsterdam.
Barcelona Christmas Markets

Barcelona Christmas Markets

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From the stunning christmas lights on the Ramblas to the crazy Santa Swim, a Barcelona Christmas is both fun and unique.
Brussels Christmas Market

Brussels Christmas Market

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For five festive, fun-filled weeks, the cobbled streets and pretty squares of Brussels spring to life with Winter Wonders, a 2km-long stretch of snow-dusted market chalets, buzzing bars and pop-up restaurants.
Budapest Christmas Markets

Budapest Christmas Markets

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Budapest is full of Christmas markets, which usually open around mid November and close at the end of December (December 31) each year.
Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York

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Every Christmas, thousands of New Yorkers (and tourists) travel to the bright and brilliant nexus of town: the Rockefeller Christmas Tree.
Cologne Christmas Avenue

Cologne Christmas Avenue

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Cologne Christmas Avenue is a magical Christmas Market with shows, held every year from end of November in Cologne's gay district, the Bermuda Triangle.
Copenhagen Christmas Markets

Copenhagen Christmas Markets

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Copenhagen is a real Christmas city and oozes of atmosphere during Christmas. Tivoli Gardens' Christmas market is a must, and on top of that you will find many more Christmas markets and activities.
Edinburgh Christmas Markets

Edinburgh Christmas Markets

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The European Christmas Market in Edinburgh takes place in East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items!
Frankfurt Christmas Market

Frankfurt Gay Christmas Market

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Smaller and cosier than the popular Römerberg market, this pink-themed Frankfurt Gay Christmas market in Friedrich Stoltze Square is a must-see.
Palm Springs Festival of LIghts

Palm Springs Festival of Lights

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The Palm Springs Festival of lights is one of the most magical events in this gay capital! Parade entries include marching bands, drum squads & drill teams.
Vienna Pink Christmas

Vienna Christmas Markets

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From the middle of November, Vienna's prettiest squares transform into magical Christmas markets.
Pink Christmas Munich

Pink Christmas Munich

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Pink Christmas Munich will be open during the full advent season, November 27th to December 23th. Right next to the historic graveyard "Alter Südfriedhof",
Prague Christmas Markets

Prague Christmas Markets

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The Christmas markets make Prague a heaven for the Christmas enthusiastic shoppers. Christmas markets are held in many places of this city
Holly Folly Provincetown Speedo run

Provincetown Holly Folly

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Provincetown Holly Folly is a weekend long festival of fun shopping, parties, events and cultural activities to kick start your Christmas celebrations.
Stockholm Christmas Markets

Stockholm Christmas Markets

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Whether you enjoy a traditional or contemporary Christmas, Stockholm has something to offer you. Visit a Christmas market, have some glögg and ginger bread and go shopping under the beautiful Christmas decorations that light up the city every year

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