, by Jean-Benoit RICHARD

In Germany, the demonstrations of the gay pride are usually named Christopher Street Day, because the first gay riots took place in a bar located in New York, in Christopher Street.

Christopher Street Day Berlin

The parade in Berlin will take place on 22 July. Departure of the procession at 12.30 am from Kurfürstendamm.

Route : Knesebeckstr. - Tauentzienstr. - Wittenbergplatz - near Urania, move to take Kleiststr. - place Nollendorf - Bülowstr. - Potsdamer Str. - Potsdamer Platz - Leipziger Str. - Ebertstr. - 17th June street

Arrival at Siegessaüle around 5pm.

Other parades

Other demonstrations in the main Länder of the country :

Cologne 14-16 July
Francfort 28-30 July
Munich 12-12 July