Drag Xmas

As we are going through the holiday season, when children and their toys are on the spotlight, Thessaloniki Pride and Rainbow Families are organizing an event for them on Friday, December 30, at 5:00 p.m. Our aim is to liberate children through the fairy tale from the obsolete notions we are overwhelmed with that colors and toys have a specific … Read More

The Sound of Rainbow

On the night of the second semifinal of this year’s Eurovision we meet at our favorite Enola for the first (after the months of quarantine) party. With music from the popular competition sung by DJ Elias Voulgaropoulos and a drag show by Bimboy, we have fun and meet in view of the 10th anniversary Thessaloniki Pride. Admission: 5 € with … Read More

11528 – By Your Side

The major project Anti-Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity: Prevention and Intervention, launched earlier in December as a partnership between OLKE (Greek Homosexual and Lesbian Community), Athens Pride, Thessaloniki Pride and Thetiki funding of the Solidarity Foundation – Solidarity Now, proceeded to its implementation. Initially, the training of psychologists was completed and the communication strategy of the project … Read More

Walk for Peace

   As soon as the Russian aggression against Ukraine was launched, Thessaloniki Pride, as most of civil society organisations, alerted by the events, was mobilised to help of the suffering people and air our opposition to the appalling incidents.    On Saturday, 26 February 2022, in the initiative of United Societies of the Balkans, and along with all other partners … Read More

Webinar on Intersectionality

    On Thursday, 24 February 2022, at 18:00 Thessaloniki Pride offered an open webinar to NGO professionals on how to implement the principles of intersectionality to their everyday opperation in their organisations and especially, when they hold a public event. The event was part of the advocacy campaign of Thessaloniki Pride, as a partner of the project “Through the … Read More

World AIDS Day

    On 1 December 2021 Thessaloniki Pride joined the partner organisation Positive Voice, the Greek association of people living with HIV/AIDS, in their openair event at Aristotle Sq. Our contribution was to organise a themed live “Snakes and Ladders” game: we found a fun way to celebrate life, have a conversation and raise awareness to people present at the … Read More

Trans Day of Remembrance

    The Trans Day of Remembrance is dedicated to all of the transgender people murdered every year due to irrational transphobic hate. On 20 November 2021, to commemorate this day, we held an online workshop with the trans activist Anna Apergi from the Greek Transgender Support Association, Dimitra Kogidou, Professor, President of the Commission for Gender Equality at the … Read More

BDSM Party

We love all forms of sexual expression and celebrate it. Bondage & Discipline, Dominance & Submission, Sadism & Masochism. For you if the words ‘whip’, ‘collar‘,’ handcuffs‘,’ dungeon’ create other associations: wear your accessories and come without inhibitions

Masquerade Party

On Friday, February 16th, the first party of Thessaloniki Pride volunteers for 2018 will take place! This time we are dressing up and celebrating Carnival. Always in a Pride mood and of course at our favourite HORUS DADA club.  

Sotiria Bellou: Woman? Lesbian? Trans?

Thessaloniki Pride on the occasion of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia is honoured to host a lecture-discussion by Dr. Kathleen Dixon, Professor of English at the University of North Dakota. Dr. Dixon’s research considers the question of how rembetiko singer Sotiria Bellou (1921-1997) was able to become a national Greek icon, while openly conducting homosexual affairs and sharing … Read More