Published On: Wed, Mar 26th, 2014

Put Curaçao on the map as a gay-friendly island

gay-prideWILLEMSTAD - Curacao GayPro will organize several Gay Pride festivities this year. The South Caribbean Pride will take place from April 30 till May 4, at which various activities are organized. "We hope to continue promoting Curacao as a gay -friendly island," GayPro said.

Gay Pride celebrations take place in Curacao at the Floris Suite Hotel. A total of four events will be held at this location. On April 30, there is a Launch Party at the Rainbow Lounge (starting at 18:00). On May 1, there will be a cabaret dinner at Restaurant Sjalotte (starting at 19:00). On 2 May, starting at 22:00, the hotel will be host to the Birth Cage Party celebrated by the pool. Finally, on May 4, there will be a Muscle Pool Party and a Gogo Goys competition around the pool of the hotel.

Other activities

In addition to the events at the Floris Suite Hotel there is also a South Caribbean Sea Pride Parade at the Spanish Water on May 3. In the afternoon and evening there will be a 'D' Masquerade Street Parade from Punda to Riffort in Otrabanda. To conclude this parade, there is a party in Riffort Village. The local musician Ephrem J. will close the event on stage. For more information you can consult the website or send an email to

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