Awaiting Dates for 2020
Antwerp Pride Midsummer Party 2020
The Antwerp Midsummer party is one of the highlights of the gay calendar during the Summer Season and marks the traditional start of Antwerp Pride.
Antwerp’s Midsummer party takes place on a sultry summer night beneath the bridges on the DRAAKPLAATS. The Den Draak pub arranges a great Midsummer Party. Join them under the railway bridges at the Draakplaats for the Antwerp Pride kick off. Start: 17:00.
Enjoy great music, a party atmosphere and delicious food from authentic food tuck vendors in one of the city’s most popular locations. This is a great party to meet new friends at the start of Antwerp gay pride.
The gay bars and clubs in Antwerp are a little spread out; we have marked on the map where the gay village will be, which is where most of the major events will be held,
Here are the hotels we recommend that have good reviews and keep you close to all the action
Gay Map of Antwerp
Antwerp is small and compact having a beautifully preserved old town in the centre. Having said that bars and clubs (more than 30) are spread out around the city, so its best to find a hotel close to the centre and journey out to your preferred destination. The main club, Red & Blue is located in the harbour. Famous gay monthly parties Studio 54 and Café de Love attract guys from all over Europe so book your accommodation in advance.
Recommended Hotels in Antwerp
We recommend booking a hotel in the heart of gay Antwerp in the old town, close to all of the cities amenities and a quick journey to all the gay bars, clubs and restaurants.
Hotel Julien, 4 Star
Located around green patios in the centre of gay Antwerp, the guest rooms are situated in 2 historic buildings.
4 Star, Very Central
Hotel Rubens-Grote Market is situated less than a 1-minute walk from the lively Market Square
Hilton Hotel, 4 Star
Shopping & Partying
Located right in the centre of Antwerps gay area and next to De Meir Shopping Street and the local gay bars.
Hotel Matelote, 3 Star
Boutique & Central
This elegant boutique hotel offers luxurious design with 16th century architecture in the gay area.