From: Friday, Oct 29th, 2021
To: Sunday, Oct 31st, 2021
The parade is on the 30th
The biggest Gay event in Taiwan is Taipei Gay Pride with more the 200,000 people attending the 4 day event from around the world. The Gay parade takes place on the last Saturday in October and is the highlight of the event.
The theme of this year’s LGBT Pride parade in Taipei, one of the largest in East Asia, will be “Beauty, My Own Way” to celebrate people being true to themselves rather than conforming to society’s gender.
A special Rainbow Road has been painted in front of the City Hall. It will join the famous rainbow crossing Rainbow 6 at in front of Ximen MRT Station Exit 6.
A total of 17 “rainbow” bus tours are scheduled, which would highlight key LGBT attractions in the city, including 228 Peace Memorial Park and the Red House in Ximending.
Drag queens, the YouTubers Caca&Bella and FuFuKnows, and Weary World (厭世姬), the artist behind the Zoo of Depression comic, will accompany the tours.
The Parade starts from the town hall , then moves thought the streets of Taipei, ending up back where it started where you will find the main stage and many stalls highlighting the gay charities and organisations supported by the Pride.
Two groups of participants will set off at 2 p.m. from Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office.
North Route : Taipei City Hall → Renai Road → Dunhua South Road → Zhongxiao East Road → Yixian Road → Taipei City Hall
South Route : Taipei City Hall → Ren’ai Road → Guangfu South Road → Xinyi Road → Dunhua South Road → Ren’ai Road → Taipei City Hall
10/31 Important timeline
11:30 “Rainbow Market” is officially opened.
13:00. The stage program starts.
14:00 The parade starts .
16:20 The stage program starts.
18:40 The parade ends.
More than 60,000 people participate in the parade.
Several circuit parties take place during Taiwan Gay pride in Taipei.
Taipei is probably one of Asia’s best kept secrets; there is always something to do; shopping in some of the world’s biggest designer filled shopping malls; night street markets offering everything from exotic fruits to the latest trainers and the not-to-be-missed 101 Tower – the tallest building in Taiwan offering a bird’s eye view of city and surrounding mountings of Taipei.
Culture Vultures have an endless choice of things to do, from hot springs to museums, palaces to Buddha temples. When it comes to eating out there are hundreds of restaurants to suit every taste and budget.
Taipei has a vibrant and fun gay scene offering something for everyone, with over 20 gay bars and 3 gay clubs, not to mention the big parties being held over the pride weekend. Saturday night at the W hotel and the weekend circuit parties held by Hong Kong promoter Patrick Sun are some of the most popular.
Here are the Hotels we recommend that keep you close to all the action,
Taipei’s main gay district is located in the Red House District, a large outdoor complex featuring shops, bars and restaurants.
Calm and stylish decoration, located in the center of Ximen business district, MRT Ximen Station, cinemas, shopping districts, all kinds of delicious restaurant snacks, all within a 3-5 minute walk. Area is about 46 square meters, 24hrs security apartment with lift
Downstairs is the Ximen-ding shopping district with local specialties and international cuisine available for your dining as well as late night snacks available at all hours. There are many department stores, convenience stores and drug stores
Ximending Shopping District, Taipei City, next to Red House Plaza, walk about 3-5 minutes to MRT Ximen Station. We have prepared the best travel locations for you! Industrial style independent suites are waiting for you to experience. Close to all the gay bars
The property is about 3 minutes from the center of Ximending. Ximen MRT Station is located in the center of Taipei, about 10-30 minutes by MRT to Taipei’s major attractions. And close to all of Taipei’s gay bars shopping and restaurants just around the corner.
Taiwan Pride Parade for the world Taipei 2020
All of the gay bars and clubs in Taipei are centred around Ximen’s Red House District. Here are our top hotel recommendations.
The Tango Hotel Taipei Nanshi is a 10-minute walk from Taipei Main Station & the popular Ximending shopping area. Modern air-conditioned accommodation
This 4 star hotel offers air conditioned rooms with a flat screen TV and a DVD player, safe and a fridge. The bathrooms have a spa bathtub. Located in the gay area.
Just a 2-minute walk from MRT Ximen Station & Ximending shopping district, Just Sleep – Ximending provides guests with warm services & cosy rooms. Free WiFi
Rooms at the 3 star Airline Inn are equipped with a flat screen TV, minibar, personal safe and Private bathrooms. This hotel is next to all the gay bars and night life of Taipei.
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