Gay Paris Guide to everything Gay in Paris

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August 2015

Gay Paris

The main Gay Paris scene, is in Le Marais and is reached via the Hotel,Rambuteau & Chatelet metro stations. Le Marais is one of Paris’ main localities for art galleries. Following its rehabilitation, the Marais has become a fashionable district, home to many trendy restaurants, fashion houses, and hype galleries. The neighbourhood has experienced a growing gay presence since the 1980s. They are mainly concentrated in the southwestern portion of the Marais. Paris will host the Gay Games in 2018.

Gay Events in Paris

BeardropHuge bear party.October 10th/11th. 2015Web
Chéries-ChérisGLBT Film FestivalExpected to be in November 2015Web
Paris TournamentPopular gay sporting event in Paris. Expected to be in May 2016Web
Fierté Ours ParisParis Bear gathering.Expected to be in May 2016Web
Paris FetishParis fetish gathering.Expected to be in May 2016Web
Mode à Paris - Men's FashionMany men's fashion shows. Not a gay event, but who cares?Expected to be in June 2016Web
Marche des Fiertés ParisParis Gay PrideExpected to be in June 2016Web

Recommended Gay Friendly Hotel

Hôtel Jules & Jim

Very Gay Friendly Hotel
In the heart of Le Marais, this modern hotel is surrounded by two paved courtyards and has views of the roofs of Paris. Each air-conditioned and soundproofed room at the Hôtel Jules & Jim has free Wi-Fi, an iPod station, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. A continental and buffet breakfast made with fresh produce is served daily in the chic dining area. Guests can enjoy a wine or home-made cocktails at the hotel’s bar or on the terrace and courtyard with an outdoor fireplace.

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Hôtel Jules & Jim